Commercial Aviation

Key.Aero offers exclusive behind-the-scenes content from the world’s leading airlines, airports and aircraft manufacturers, spanning in-depth profiles and overviews with key industry executives to first person accounts from aviation professionals who build, fly and maintain the latest generation airliners. Key.Aero also highlights issues affecting the commercial industry, from aviation security, safety and air traffic control to training and environmental matters, and harks back to the golden age of air travel, paying tribute to some of the most iconic aircraft and airlines of yesteryear.

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Air Hollywood: Flights of Fantasy

FRANK B MORMILLO

The logistics and costs of filming at airports and on board real aircraft mean that most movies, TV shows, music videos and adverts use sets and props for aviation-themed scenes...

FRANK B MORMILLO
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Short haul, long aircraft: Iberia A340-600 to London

Spencer Bennett

Spencer Bennett samples a short-haul Iberia
flight...

Spencer Bennett

Coronavirus: Airlines Scramble for Survival

Thomas Haynes & Thomas Lee

The Key Publishing commercial aviation team has put together a list of what some of the biggest names have done so far to deal with this rapidly evolving situation. *all information correct of March 16

Thomas Haynes & Thomas Lee
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How to protect airliners?

Mark Broadbent

The shooting down of Ukraine International Airlines Flight PS752...

Mark Broadbent
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2020 UK & Ireland Airlines Guide

Charting the highs and lows of a dramatic year for aviation....

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Stranded in a Soviet time capsule

Bernd Sturm

Bernd Sturm reflects on a trip to the land that time forgot...

Bernd Sturm
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California’s rotary round-up

Ian Frain

Ian Frain reports from Anaheim, California, on Heli Expo 2020...

Ian Frain
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777X breakthrough for Boeing

Chris Sloan

After a series of delays, the Boeing 777-9 has finally taken to the skies...

Chris Sloan
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Are you ready for a robot?

Dave Unwin

Dave Unwin delves into the pros and cons of pilotless flight...

Dave Unwin
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Scandinavian sustainability

Satu Dah

Scandinavian Airlines is in the process of modernising its entire fleet...

Satu Dah

The Latest Commercial Aviation News All in One Place

Commercial aviation covers a broad range of topics from airlines to airports and manufacturers to operators. This page has everything you need to stay on top of all the latest news from the industry. Whether you’re looking for engineering and manufacturing updates from the likes of Boeing and Airbus or want to see all the latest technological innovations in commercial flight, you’re in the right place. From small private jets from Honda through to 400+ seater commercial long-haul airliners like the Airbus A350-1000 and Boeing 777X, we’ll cover all the latest news and updates for you. We’ve also split this section out into smaller sections to help you find articles relevant to you. Take a look at our categories below to find what you’re looking for,

Commercial Aviation News

Be the first to read about all the latest aviation news including mergers and acquisitions, as well as new international routes and airlines updating their fleets. Looking for the latest stories on industry giants including Boeing, Airbus and Gulfstream? Then you’re in the right place.

Airport News

For all the latest news on how international and domestic airports around the world are dealing with environmental challenges, changes in traveller habits and passenger volume increases, take a look at our Airport News section

Airport Technology

Take a closer look at how technology is driving change and innovation at airports from the logistics of passenger flow through terminal buildings to safety checks. As an industry spanning the globe, aviation technology moves quickly, with airports often testing and adopting new systems regularly to meet local and international legislations surrounding environmental and security challenges. We have everything you need all in one place.

Aviation Engineering

Read all of our articles on aviation engineering, from the latest Rolls Royce commercial jet engines to new models of aircraft and engineering projects at international airports around the world. From civil and commercial airliners through to military fighter jets, the aviation industry covers a range of technological challenges being overcome with impressive engineering feats.