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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Novel way to get to Plett...

Sebastian Schmitz

Nestled in the heart of the Garden Route, Plettenberg Bay is...

Sebastian Schmitz
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The Real McCoy - Orlando International Airport

Matteo Legnani

Matteo Legnani visits Orlando International Airport...

Matteo Legnani
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Snapshot: Bangkok

Jim Parsons

Jim Parsons presents a Suvarnabhumi selection of photographs...

Jim Parsons
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Ilyushin Il-86: First Soviet widebody

Alexander Mladenov

Alexander Mladenov and Krassimir Grozev examine the Il-86’s development and servcice career...

Alexander Mladenov
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Room with a view: Paris

Michael Kelly

Michael Kelly reveals the photographic opportunities
from a hotel at one of the world’s busiest airports...

Michael Kelly
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Tu-154 Tupolev’s Trijet Airliner

Alexander Mladenov and Krassimir Grozev

The Tupolev Tu-154 trijet was a workhorse of Aeroflot in the 1970s and 1980s...

Alexander Mladenov and Krassimir Grozev
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Luton Airport’s expansion plans

Barry Lloyd

London Luton Airport is the fifth-busiest airport in the UK....

Barry Lloyd
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Yak-40: The USSR’s regional jet

Piotr Butowski

The Yak-40 brought jet travel to the remoter parts of the Soviet Union...

Piotr Butowski

A330-800 Receives Regulatory Greenlight

Thomas Lee

The European Aviation Safety Agency and the US Federal Aviation Administration have awarded the Airbus A330-800 a joint type certificate.

Thomas Lee

AtlasGlobal Halts Flights Again

Thomas Lee

Turkish airline AtlasGlobal has suspended operations for a second time, less than two months after it restored services.

Thomas Lee

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.