New York (AirGuideBusiness - Aircraft Supplier & MRO News Asia / Pacific) Sep 16, 2012
Algae.Tec moves forward with algae-to-biofuel facility Australian company Algae.Tec opened a facility in August south of Sydney to produce biofuels from algae. The company also has a research and development center in Atlanta. "We've passed the crawl stage," said Roger Stroud, executive chairman. "Now, we're on our feet." Sep 11, 2012
Jet Airways, IBM IBM Analytics to Support Jet Airways' Green Initiatives. IBM announced it has enabled Jet Airways, India's premier international airline, to more accurately calculate, track and report aircraft emissions. Realizing this significant milestone as a part of the Strategic Outsourcing construct allows Jet Airways to use advanced analytics to map the carrier's carbon emissions, optimizing its fuel usage by detailed analysis of each flight. Sep 10, 2012
Singapore Airlines, Panasonic Avionics SIA Invests In Next-Generation In-Flight Entertainment Systems. Singapore Airlines has signed a major agreement with Panasonic Avionics for advanced in-flight entertainment and communications (IFEC) systems for more than 40 new aircraft on firm order with Airbus and Boeing. Sep 12, 2012
TechNavio Aircraft Manufacturing Market in China 2011-2015. TechNavio's analysts forecast the Aircraft Manufacturing market in China to reach US$35.7 billion by 2015. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increased passenger and freight use. The Aircraft Manufacturing market in China has also been witnessing environmental standards stimulating aircraft replacement. However, the...