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US Navy Explores Blockchain to Enhance Tracking of Aviation Parts

The U.S. Navy Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) is currently exploring the blockchain technology for tracking aviation parts throughout its lifecycle, according to its press release. For NAVAIR, changing the way it currently tracks the lineage of parts is a critical step into reducing the high costs it takes to operate a military aircraft. The current process involves writing down ...

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Russia’s Largest Airline Pioneers Blockchain Pavements for Aviation Refueling

Energy company Gazprom Neft and Russian airline S7 Airlines have announced the successful development and implementation of a blockchain-based system for handling aviation refueling. In a press release on Gazprom’s official website, it was revealed that the Aviation Fuel Smart Contract (AFSC) system has improved the speed and efficiency of two-way settlements in the highly precise and time-sensitive activity of ...

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AVINOC Brings Blockchain Solution to Aviation Industry

This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. General Aviation (GA) is a fast-paced industry that does not limit itself in form of time and space. Typically having small and medium aircrafts, the industry has more outreach since the airplanes can ...

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Lufthansa Announces Global Blockchain Challenge for the Aviation Industry

Lufthansa Innovation Hub (LIH) and the SAP.iO Berlin Foundry have teamed up to launch the first ever Aviation Blockchain Challenge worldwide. Announced in a blog recently, the challenge seeks to explore potential opportunities and drive adoption of Blockchain technology in the airline industry. The Challenge According to the reveal announcement, application of blockchain technology in finance currently dwarfs what is obtainable in ...

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The Blockchain Solution Disrupting the Global Aviation Business

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Blockchain-Based Aeron to Set new Standard in Aviation Safety

London based Aeron looks to make one of the most popular modes of transportation even safer. In 2017 aviation with either freight or passengers reached a capitalization of $250 billion, with 4 billion passengers and 104,000 flights annually.  By 2037, Boeing expects their fleet to double in size for both passengers and commercial cargo in order to keep up with ...

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Aviation Safety Startup Aeron Announces Blockchain ARN Token as Payment Method on Aerotrips.com Flights Marketplace

This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. The new blockchain-based standard for aviation safety, Aeron, has proudly announce that the flights marketplace website Aerotrips.com has formally accepted Aeron’s native ARN token as a payment method. The aviation industry is waiting ...

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The Future of Aviation and the Blockchain

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Swiss Aviation Services Company Launches Blockchain Pilot for Cargo Handling

Swiss airport ground handling and cargo company Swissport is launching a blockchain pilot program for its cargo handling business, Air Cargo News reported May 29. The company is launching a pilot program in cooperation with Olam, a non-profit organization aiming to develop an open source platform for supply chain partners. Hendrik Leyssens, head of global cargo operations at Swissport, said ...

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Aeron Brings Blockchain into Aviation

When we take a flight we entrust our lives to the pilot. We trust the airlines to hire a pilot with the requisite experience and conduct thorough checks on the credentials of that pilot. However, did you know that one of the main ways that aviation authorities check on pilots for the licensing purposes is a simple pilot logbook? These ...

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