Flight Airline Business
Interviews, Insight, Analysis

Flight Airline Business

Interviews, Insight, Analysis

Trusted by the airline industry’s leading figures Flight Airline Business has forged a strong reputation for delivering high quality industry insight, analysis and intelligence in the format our readers need. 

Flight Airline Business

Ensuring our senior management audience is equipped with all the essential global information to drive your business forward.

Align your brands to Flight Airline Business and reach an engaged audience of senior aviation decision makers.  The well-earned reputation we have built up over 30 years has given our award-winning editorial team unrivalled access to the most prominent aviation leaders.  Supported by FlightGlobal’s Ascend Fleets database and expert market analysts, we keep senior airline management up-to-date on the latest strategic and economic drivers within the market.  We don’t just provide the latest developments, we give the story behind the headlines, revealing the implications on business performance. In-depth market analysis, expert opinion and our highly valued industry surveys and rankings make Airline Business essential reading.


Flight Airline Business is currently requested by 100% of the world's Top 50 Airlines and 95% of the Top 150.  The average combined monthly print and digital circulation is 24,000. Our multi-platform approach has ensured our time-poor readers can access Airline Business in the formats our readers prefer.  

Finance & Leasing

Our annual scrutiny of the aviation leasing business taps into the vast information bank in FlightGlobal’s Ascend Fleets database as well as the finance expertise of the FlightGlobal premium news team. It includes a survey of the leasing sector and developments influencing aircraft values and financing.

Airports (Traffic)

This annual assessment of the airport sector examines the traffic situation. The latest developments in airport networks and consolidation are assessed, and we rank the leading airports by passenger traffic. We also look at the way airports are exploring new opportunities as they gear up for expansion.

World Airline Rankings

Our annual financial index of the world’s airline groups examines the world’s Top 150 airline groups by revenue and the top 200 passenger operations. We also provide a financial health check of the regional airline sector.

Airline Alliances

Our survey of the global groupings is an industry reference piece that scrutinises the evolving links between the world’s top 200 carriers. We explore the competitive position of the three major alliances and the relationships being forged by the growing number of airlines outside the groupings.

Airports (Strategy)

We rank the leading groups by revenue using data and analysis produced together with Airports Council International (ACI). We also look at the latest innovations in airport management strategy.


This annual survey of the overhaul sector examines the level of airline maintenance spend and includes a guide to the leading providers with airframe and engine repair capabilities. We also highlight the latest MRO strategies.


Aircraft & Engines

We analyse the aircraft and engine markets and crunch the numbers with help from FlightGlobal’s Ascend Fleets database. Highlighting the big airline spenders and scrutinising the global order book. The engine market is also surveyed.


We explore the latest developments in the cargo arena and highlight the financial fortunes of the major freight carriers. Take a look at the latest Top 100 Cargo Carriers (Traffic) and Top 50 Cargo Airports rankings.

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