Can you tell United is excited about being the first US airline to sign an agreement to purchase Boom’s ‘Overture’ airliners? Turn up the volume and join in the party to celebrate new planes that can connect the airline’s 500+ destinations in nearly half the time
Author Adam Gavine
Ever since his first flight on a TriStar, Adam has loved air travel, and since becoming editor of the Aircraft Interiors International brand he has really enjoyed the opportunity to be involved with the latest aircraft and airline products before they are even launched. Adam co-ordinates the running of the magazine, from commissioning articles and artwork, to ensuring that high standards of quality are maintained, as well as managing online content. Adam is proud to sit on the jury of the Crystal Cabin Awards and to have laid on the bed in Etihad's Residence.
Following United’s commitment to the Boom Overture, supersonic passenger flight appears to be a fast-approaching reality once more. However, air travel has evolved massively since Concorde’s day, with heightened passenger expectations, so what will the world’s fastest and most expensive passenger experiences look like?
Sunitha Vegerla, director of quality and process management and a member of the Americas executive leadership team, is also now general manager of Recaro Aircraft Seating Americas
EASA has certified Embraer’s E190-E2 for Steep Approach, a requirement to operate at London City Airport (LCY), which has a steep approach and short runway, as well as strict noise regulations
Viasat has completed the payload integration and performance testing of the first of the three satellites for its ViaSat-3 global constellation, and has shipped the hardware to Boeing for the final stages of production
United Airlines has signed a commercial agreement with Boom Supersonic to purchase up to 50 Mach 1.7 Overture airliners, which will run on up to 100% sustainable aviation fuel
Collins has upgraded its PSU designs to enhance the passenger experience while optimising weight and performance. The modular design integrates directly with oxygen units and conforms to a variety of seat pitches
Aeroflot has taken delivery of its brand-new Airbus A320 aircraft, fitted with Recaro BL3710 economy class seats and CL4710 business class seats
Malaysia Aviation Group (MAG) has mobilised 80 employees from across its operations to volunteer at two Covid-19 “mega vaccination centres”
The CEOs of every airline that flies transatlantic passenger services between the UK and the USA have joined forces with other travel industry CEOs in urging both governments to re-open transatlantic air routes