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GVK’s $1.26 billion Hancock deal is the ‘Asia Deal of the year’

Mumbai, 29th March, 2012: GVK, one of India’s largest infrastructure developer, has been awarded the ‘Asia Deal of the year‘ and the ‘Asia Outbound Investor of the year’ at the 8th annual Asia Mining Congress. GVK was recognized for its acquisition of the Australia based Hancock Coal and Infrastructure projects, which have paved the way … Continue reading »

OnAir and THAI Connect Passengers during Flights

Aircraft Interior Expo, Hamburg, March 28, 2012 – Thai Airways International’s (THAI) passengers will soon be able to use their mobile phones and laptops during flights. Under the agreement between the Thai Flag Carrier and OnAir, THAI’s brand new wide-body regional and long-haul inter-continental aircraft delivered between 2012 and 2017 will be equipped with inflight … Continue reading » Asian-Pacific region is setting trends in the global pilot market

According to Boeing, the global fleet will almost double in less than two decades, with Asia leading the process and outstripping North America by approx. 4000 new airplanes. Along with the new aircraft deliveries the number of pilots in the Asian-Pacific region will increase by up to 183 000 while in North America the growth … Continue reading »

Major focus on in-flight entertainment at Aircraft Interiors

Knutsford, Cheshire, UK, 26th March 2012: A senior team from IFE Services, the leading in-flight entertainment (IFE) content service provider, will be attending this year’s Aircraft Interiors Expo. The event, being held from the 27-29 March in Hamburg, is being billed as “the launch pad for cabin programmes showcasing tomorrow’s designs, in-flight entertainment, connectivity and … Continue reading »