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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Pilot Shortages – myth or reality?

Dave Unwin

According to statistics, more than 800,000 new airline pilots will be needed in the next 20 years...

Dave Unwin
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Diversity is key to pilot recruitment

Aviation experts are embracing a variety of approaches to source potential pilots...

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Aiming high

Mark Broadbent

Solar-powered aircraft designed to remain airborne for months...

Mark Broadbent
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Fossil Fuels, Electric Aircraft and Ion-Drives

Dave Unwin

Dave Unwin examines the power to fly...

Dave Unwin

First Look: Aeroflot A350 Breaks Cover

Thomas Lee

RUSSIAN FLAG carrier Aeroflot’s maiden Airbus A350 has been spotted leaving the paint shop sporting the company’s new corporate livery.

Thomas Lee
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Not Your Average Avro Bomber...

Aidan Nolan

When Hawker Siddeley’s Hatfield designers finalised their plans...

Aidan Nolan
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Air Dolomiti: Universally European

Matteo Legnani

Air Dolomiti is perhaps better equipped than ever to protect its niche...

Matteo Legnani
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GREENLAND UNCOVERED

Andrew Pearce

Andrew Pearce took the plunge and organised two spectacular trips to Greenland...

Andrew Pearce
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Finnair: Sustainable Success

Satu Dahl

Finnair CEO Topi Manner is preparing to launch an ambitious five-year plan...

Satu Dahl
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Desert Rows

Kingman has made a major contribution to civil and military aviation for more than 90 years...

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.