Aviation Innovation

Covid-inspired innovation: how is cargo stored in a passenger cabin?

AeroTime examines the most popular COVID-19-inspired innovations used for freight carriage in a passenger plane cabin.  ...


Archer Aviation aircraft disrupts electric flying taxi market

Archer Aviation has unveiled its first electric flying taxi – another competitor in the electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft market....


London City Airport introduces remote ATC tower

London City Airport became the first major international airport in the world to fully implement a remote digital air traffic control tower....


Avidyne awaits first AI-based avionics certification by 2022

The Florida-based avionics producer Avidyne and the Swiss startup Daedalean expect the new AI-based avionics system to get certified by FAA in 2022.  ...


Finnair considers purchase of up to 20 electric aircraft

Finnair considers focusing on electric aviation as the company believes that it will be “one of the tools for the future of flying”....


Chicago O’Hare Airport to install smart windows with AI

Chicago O’Hare International Airport continues on its expansion plan and expects to install new innovative smart windows.  ...


Boeing NeXt to halt operations while company plans recovery

Boeing NeXt, an urban air mobility division of Boeing, will halt operation as its parent company looks to cut costs and side projects....


3 areas in aviation where tech could speed up COVID-19 recovery

Aviation industry professionals claim that investments in innovation and a comprehensive automatization of operations would help the aviation sector to hasten the recovery of COVID-19 crisis....


Flying-V completes the first real flight test

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines in collaboration with Technische Universiteit (TU) Delft completed the successful first real flight test of Flying-V scale model aircraft....


Japan Airlines backed by Tokyo government to study drones

Japan Airlines (JAL) announced to be partaking in a drone study aiming to explore the logistics of delivering pharmaceuticals, food and security services by 2022....