Of course, an air trip is a comfortable alternative to travelling long distances by car, train or ship. Yet, due to long queues at the check-in and security, parking problems and bag handling difficulties, a great number of air travellers are not happy with their door-to-door travel experience. Here, SITA Information Networking Computing B.V., based in Prague, literally comes “on board.” The company specializes in communication and networking solutions for airlines and airports. With is new holistic solution “SITA on air”, SITA is at the forefront of the market.
An unmanned aircraft flies over a field of corn, mapping areas of weed infestation. Another hovers under a bridge, checking for signs of structural damage. Drone technology was never far from the headlines and its non-military uses are bound to grow still further. Regulatory bodies are now scrambling to set out a legal framework. In light of several accidents, a liability insurance requirement is the very least that can be expected. Aviation insurance specialist Compagnie Belge d’Assurances Aviation SA (Aviabel) already offers drone insurance as part of its portfolio.
Renewable energy has experienced dynamic growth over the past decade, and analysts see a bright future for clean energy. For more than ten years now, the Swiss company Aventron, formerly Kleinkraftwerk Birseck AG, KKB for short, has been fuelling a green future with investments in a mix of renewable power plants across Europe. Focusing on small plants, the Swiss company is well on its way to enhancing its impact as an important independent player in the European energy transition by further expanding its portfolio.
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Classic cars have a loyal fan base around the world – a very affluent fan base with a constantly growing demand for original spare parts and accessories. This trend is benefiting companies like JP Group Holding A/S. The Danish group of companies offers thousands of exclusive components for different types of classic cars – that many that you could easily assemble a whole VW Beetle from the range. Besides classic components, the Group also offers quality parts for more up-to-date vehicles.
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