Asia Pacific’s Flight Path: Seizing Opportunities in an Evolving Landscape

The Asia Pacific (APAC) region has long been a cornerstone of the global aviation sector, significantly contributing to aviation growth over the past few decades. While the region’s cautious approach to re-opening and economic slowdown following the pandemic have led to a slower recovery than other parts of the world, COVID-19 is now in the… Continue reading Asia Pacific’s Flight Path: Seizing Opportunities in an Evolving Landscape

Podcast: AAM Industry Insights with Alton Experts

AAM Industry Insights with Alton Experts Join our AAM experts, Joshua Ng and Alan Lim, as they share insights on the podcast hosted by ‘eVTOL Insights.’ In this episode, Joshua and Alan cover Alton’s expanding role in the AAM space, discuss the upcoming Singapore Airshow Mobility Forum, and provide an outlook for AAM in 2024.… Continue reading Podcast: AAM Industry Insights with Alton Experts

AAM Entry-Into-Service Considerations – Airport Shuttle Service

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AAM Entry-Into-Service Considerations – Airport Shuttle Service As advanced air mobility (AAM) nears initial commercialization in the middle of this decade, we take a look at the initial entry-into-service considerations at one of the promising early use cases for AAM – the airport shuttle service. We breakdown the stakeholder considerations into four main areas: Use… Continue reading AAM Entry-Into-Service Considerations – Airport Shuttle Service

Advanced Air Mobility (AAM): Implications for Transport Service Providers

New Value Propositions Operators have broad ambitions for eVTOLs and are particularly excited by the potential of these new-generation vehicles to revolutionize air transport by lowering costs and / or by opening up new revenue streams. With the increased focus on climate change, the ability of eVTOLs to have zero emissions is also an increasingly… Continue reading Advanced Air Mobility (AAM): Implications for Transport Service Providers

2023-2033 Global MRO Demand Forecast

Global maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) spend will grow 2.2% annually over the next 10 years, from $112bn to $138bn, in response to faster than expected traffic recovery and fewer retirements, according to a new report from Alton Aviation Consultancy.   The global aviation advisory firm’s independent annual Global MRO Demand Forecast, provides in-depth insight… Continue reading 2023-2033 Global MRO Demand Forecast

2023-2033 Commercial Aircraft and Engine Fleet Forecast

Over the next 10 years, the worldwide commercial aircraft fleet will grow 3.3% annually from 29,000 to 42,000, notwithstanding the ongoing geopolitical and supply chain challenges impacting Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) production rates, according to Alton Aviation Consultancy. The global aviation advisory firm’s independent 2023-2033 Commercial Aircraft and Engine Fleet Forecast offers detailed insight into… Continue reading 2023-2033 Commercial Aircraft and Engine Fleet Forecast

The Connected Cabin

Two decades have passed since the introduction of inflight WiFi onboard. Since then, there has been significant developments in cabin connectivity technology, not only to meet the growing demand from passengers to stay connected but also from airlines and operators alike. This paper focuses on the current trends in cabin connectivity and its implications for… Continue reading The Connected Cabin

Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) Entry-Into-Services: Key Milestones Ahead

Key Milestones Ahead With over $8 billion raised by major AAM Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and 12,000 orders placed by customers spanning the globe, the AAM industry continues to advance and shape the future of aviation. Despite nil industry revenue recognized to date, significant progress towards commercialization has been made: OEMs have designed vehicles for… Continue reading Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) Entry-Into-Services: Key Milestones Ahead

Q1 2023 MRO Forecast & Industry Trends,

Alton Aviation Consultancy Managing Director Jonathan Berger was invited to provide the opening keynote presentation at Aviation Week’s annual MRO Latin America conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina where he shared his insights on the major aviation and MRO industry trends and their impact to the Latin American regional competitive dynamics.

eVTOL orders: 2022 wrapped

eVTOL Orders: 2022 Wrapped Advanced air mobility, also known as AAM, is a new concept of air transportation. While there are three major types of aircraft – Electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing (eVTOL) vehicles, Electric Short Takeoff and Landing (eSTOL) vehicles and Electric Conventional Takeoff and Landing (eCTOL) vehicles – the eVTOL space has been… Continue reading eVTOL orders: 2022 wrapped