Reaching top tier
air and ground transport
executives
  • FleetOwner magazine @fleetowner | Sep 22nd, 2014 | #trucking news| It’s the slow lane for “big data” deployment http://t.co/pgu9k3Zw5m
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 21st, 2014 | RT @airkarp: Tim Clark on retiring: 'That’s something I keep to myself & keep everyone guessing. But you can’t go on forever. It’s a younge…
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 21st, 2014 | RT @airkarp: Emirates president Tim Clark to US airlines: 'Don’t worry about us. Get on with the job. Focus on what you’re doing.' #WorldRo
  • FleetOwner magazine @fleetowner | Sep 21st, 2014 | #trucking news| DEF Filters: You Have Options - Over the last few years there have been many costs that have trapp... http://t.co/xc7RXHp2AZ
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 21st, 2014 | RT @airkarp: Scott Kirby: ‘Wall Street analysts expect American to earn about $4 billion this year. Those are just unheard of numbers.’ #Wo
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 21st, 2014 | RT @airkarp: American president S. Kirby: 'Rationale for merger of American & US Airways was really about creating the best route network.'…
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 21st, 2014 | RT @airkarp: Etihad Airways chief strategy & planning officer Kevin Knight: 'We pay for fuel at market rates just like everyone else.' #Wor
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 21st, 2014 | RT @airkarp: Etihad's Kevin Knight criticizes 'resurgence of protectionist sentiment' among US & European airlines re: Middle East carriers…
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 21st, 2014 | RT @airkarp: IATA SVP Windmuller: 'Key ?: Do gov'ts view aviation as cash cow to be milked or goose that lays golden egg' needing nurturing…
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 21st, 2014 | Cebu Pacific to launch 3X-weekly Manila-Dammam, Saudi Arabia flights on Oct. 5. #WorldRoutes
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 21st, 2014 | RT @airkarp: United's Jim Compton: Middle East carriers 'benefit from positive rather than detrimental national aviation policies.' #WorldR
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 21st, 2014 | RT @airkarp: Jim Compton: passengers 'want so much to be in control & in order for that to happen, you have to have the right technology.' …
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 21st, 2014 | RT @airkarp: United vice chairman Jim Compton says airline passengers 'want control and they want control over their own experience.' #Worl
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 21st, 2014 | RT @airkarp: United vice chairman Jim Compton on US airlines: 'We’re acting like real businesses that can return value to shareholders.' #W
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 20th, 2014 | Ethiopian Airlines orders 20 Boeing MAXs plus 15 options http://t.co/9BF6AikGN9
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 20th, 2014 | Ethiopian orders 20 Boeing MAXs plus 15 options http://t.co/piHe9hTnku
  • Aviation Week @AviationWeek | Sep 19th, 2014 | From the Archives: Higher and Faster in the X-15 http://t.co/mmJdEU6VS5 by @AvWeekGuy
  • Aviation Week @AviationWeek | Sep 19th, 2014 | Podcast: Match Made in Space -- New Companies and Traditional Giants http://t.co/ZbkVaMETV8 with @AvWeekJim, @AvWeekGuy and Frank Morring
  • Air Transport World @ATWOnline | Sep 19th, 2014 | Norwegian CEO details long-haul plans; confident on US clearance http://t.co/asERthxhpv
  • FleetOwner magazine @fleetowner | Sep 19th, 2014 | #trucking news| Women are not small men - A while ago I was asked to participate in a panel discussion at the Tran... http://t.co/cmrX8daSQj

Informing decisions with critical data

A private charter pilot saves time by preparing with AC-U-KWIK, a flight-planning tablet and smartphone app, to access weather forecasts, airport diagrams and FBO location call outs from the cockpit.

Engaging vital business connections

A commercial airline executive looking for growth opportunities, cost reduction and management strategies attends MRO Middle East to meet with a targeted list of airline operators, MRO providers, OEMs, and suppliers. They learn about new products and cutting-edge technologies for improving efficiency and lowering operating costs. The executive takes back two new ideas to improve ROI and reduce costs.

Advancing the way business gets done

A national trucking insurance carrier needs an upturn in RFQs from its website and they get immediate results through Penton’s outreach strategy which combines multi-touch outbound emails, a social media blitz, and access to exclusive FleetSeek data to target hard-to-reach small truck fleet owners. Within three months increases site traffic by 88% and generates more than 2,000 new requests for quotes.

Penton transportation
is the business-information hub for the aviation, automotive and trucking industries.

Penton Transportation has an unrivaled reach of more than 1.2 million aviation professionals in 185 countries with its leading global Aviation Week brand. We deliver vital industry information to millions of airlines, manufacturers, suppliers, militaries, and governments as well as professional observers, and we maintain a strong reputation in niche verticals. In automotive and trucking we provide critical business-information to nearly 1.5 million professionals who design, build, buy, sell, operate and support cars, light vehicles, trucks and trailers worldwide.

View our properties by market below or see the complete list of Transportation Capabilities.


  • AC-U-KWIK

    AC-U-KWIK - The recognized industry leader for global pre-flight planning information with complete details for airports, FBOs, handlers, fuel providers, ground transportation, maintenance and catering services at airports worldwide.  The AC-U-KWIK App includes nearly 1,000 airport diagrams, 8,000 airports, 18,000+ service listings and more.

  • Air Transport Observer (ATO)

    Air Transport Observer (ATO) - Air Transport Observer is an essential source for the aviation and aerospace industry in Russia/CIS. Uniquely integrated into local markets and supported by Aviation Week & Space Technology and Business & Commercial AviationAir Transport Observer is the most powerful trade publication for the region.

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  • Air Transport World (ATW)

    Air Transport World (ATW) has been the leading monthly magazine for the global airline industry for 50 years, providing balanced international coverage, in-depth analysis and informative features for its readers – airline management, airline industry executives and organizations. These news exclusives and data insights are available to subscribers in our platforms as part of its premium online product, ATW Plus.

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  • Airportdata.com

    Airportdata.com is a comprehensive pre-flight planning service that provides essential information to the air transport industry and is updated daily by a team of subject experts. The service details all the major commercial airports worldwide, listing contact details and technical data, and also supplies information on the full range of airport service providers, including ground handling agents.

  • American Trucker

    American Trucker brings its readers in-depth information businesses need to thrive every month - from maintaining older equipment to developing strategies for managing fuel costs, from repair shop operations to support services.  American Trucker’s Marketplace section as well as AmericanTrucker.com provides an unmatched industry resource when searching for your next used truck or trailer purchase.

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  • ATW Airline Industry Achievement Awards

    ATW Airline Industry Achievement Awards – For 41 years, ATW has awarded excellence and this event has come to be known as the “Oscars” of the airline industry.  These sought-after awards go to airlines or companies that have distinguished themselves through outstanding performance, innovation and superior service.

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  • Aviation Maintenance & Engineering (AME)

    Aviation Maintenance & Engineering (AME) - In partnership with Aviation Week & Space Technology, Aviation Maintenance & Engineering is China’s only bi-monthly publication serving the MRO industry in China for the past 50+ years.  Positioned in the forefront of the MRO industry, AME delivers worldwide news and trends on all topics covering aviation engineering and maintenance, as well as reports on all MRO-related events in China.

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  • Aviation Week & Space Technology (AW&ST)

    Aviation Week & Space Technology (AW&ST) delivers global intelligence that is unrivaled in A&D journalism. AW&ST is proven to be an essential resource for aerospace, defense and aviation professionals worldwide who build, buy, operate, maintain and set strategy, with a core technology focus across all sectors.

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  • Aviation Week A&D Events

    Aviation Week A&D Events - Includes executive conferences, award ceremonies, exhibitions, symposiums and roundtables produced by ATW, Aviation Week and SpeedNews.  The portfolio services the global civil and defense communities with industry-leading speakers, professional briefings, aviation forecasts and deliveries, and best practices.

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  • Aviation Week Event App

    Aviation Week Event App - The Aviation Week Event App is the essential information tool for managing both industry and Aviation Week events. Designed for aviation, aerospace and defense professionals looking to navigate the headlines and news of events for what is most important, whether onsite at the show or following the news and deals from around the world. Features ShowNews headlines and news from Aviation Week’s expert editors as well as social media tools for real-time community and customer engagement.

  • Aviation Week Executive Intelligence Summit

    Aviation Week Executive Intelligence Summit - The ultimate in cloud-sourced editorial content, allows its members to design the topics to be covered for two days of fact-finding, analysis, discussion and action planning – all leading to a stronger industry.

  • Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN)

    Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) – The only integrated online resource that keeps you informed on the latest program changes, government regulatory actions, operations and advancements in technology. AWIN contains the broadest fleet database across business, commercial and military market segments, plus intelligence and insight form Aviation Week’s expert editorial team.

  • Aviation Week MRO Events

    Aviation Week MRO Events - The largest series of essential industry tradeshows for networking, buying, selling and best practices with annual events in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Middle East and Latin America.

  • Aviation Week ShowNews

    Aviation Week ShowNews Powered by Aviation Week & Space Technology, Air Transport World and SpeedNews, ShowNews is the definitive show daily laser-focused on decision-makers onsite and worldwide during key A&D events. ShowNews is produced in a format designed to accommodate busy tradeshow schedules and distributed onsite at and digitally worldwide for maximum exposure and reach.

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  • Aviation Week’s Laureate Awards

    Aviation Week’s Laureate Awards For more than 50 years, Aviation Week’s Laureate Awards have recognized extraordinary achievements of individuals and teams in aviation, aerospace, and defense.  Recipients embody the spirit of exploration, innovation, vision or any combination of these attributes that inspire others to strive for significant, broad-reaching progress in these areas.

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  • AviationWeek.com

    AviationWeek.com is the leading website for executives, managers, government officials, engineers and aviation professionals worldwide. Aviation Week’s digital properties, including mobile apps, multimedia and social media channels, offers a multitude of ways for A&D industry professionals to stay current and connect with each other across the globe.

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  • AWIN Market Briefings

    AWIN Market Briefings provide concise global news, insight and data in three unique industry segments. Aviation Daily for scheduled airlines, Aerospace Daily and Defense Report on defense programs, and The Weekly of Business Aviation on business aviation.

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  • Bulk Transporter

    Bulk Transporter is the information source for liquid and dry bulk logistics industry. Written for bulk shippers, transporters, and storage operators, BT is dedicated to providing the latest information on regulations, technological developments, logistics management, and hazardous materials safety. For over 65 years, BT has been a trusted source of information for the bulk logistics industry.

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  • Business & Commercial Aviation (B&CA)

    Business & Commercial Aviation (B&CA) is the industry’s most reliable “how-to” source of operational intelligence. B&CA’s journalists are pilots and industry experts who cover the full breadth of the global business aviation market with the most trusted insight. Business aviation executives, owners, operators and decision-makers worldwide rely on B&CA for expert, ongoing coverage.

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  • Business & General Aviation (BGA)

    Business & General Aviation (BGA) – Business & General Aviation, in partnership with Business & Commercial Aviation, is China’s leading bi-monthly publication serving the business aviation industry in China. BGA is read by 15,000+ owners, operators and decision-makers representing the most influential tiers of business aviation in China.  BGA’s Beijing-based team of journalists, analysts and experts include top officials from all of the aviation and aerospace agencies in China.

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  • CANNNEWS.com.cn

    CANNNEWS.com.cn - Aviation Week’s China partner and the largest Chinese language aviation and air transportation news site.  CANNEWS.com.cn has websites published in both English and Chinese and receives over 150,000 unique hits a day and 4.5 million page views per month.

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  • Fleet and MRO Forecasting Tools

    Fleet and MRO Forecasting Tools – Provide long-term sector specific views into future MRO and fleet trends and growth opportunities. The forecasts can be used to determine expense categories with the greatest growth and project MRO spending.

  • Fleet Discovery

    Fleet Discovery – Combining the heritage of LAR and BACK Aviation database with the expertise of Aviation week’s worldwide analytical team, Fleet Discovery contains more than 200 data points on over 144,00 aircraft, simplifying tracking the life cycles of the aircraft.

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  • Fleet Owner

    Fleet Owner is the leading information source for trucking, producing the most trusted editorial package for executives of fleets of five or more commercial vehicles. And it delivers the highest-quality circulation available to cost-effectively reach the individuals who purchase and recommend the products and services sought by truck fleets.

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  • FleetSeek

    FleetSeek is an Internet database subscription service listing 400,000 North American trucking operations and contacts used for sales leads by thousands of progressive industry suppliers and participants.

  • International Aviation (IA)

    International Aviation (IA) – The leading source for intelligence and insight into China’s aviation and aerospace market. International Aviation’s partnership with Aviation Week delivers need-to-know editorial content to decision-makers in China. For over 25 years, International Aviation’s local expertise and BPA audited circulation, coupled with Aviation Week’s portfolio of global media, remains the most powerful business partnership for the region.

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  • MRO Links

    MRO Links – A proven lead-generation program that actively targets airlines, OEMs and 3rd party maintenance centers in our vehicles.  MRO Links is also an ideal platform to introduce your product/service to the global MRO community.

  • MRO Prospector

    MRO Prospector - Contains in-depth commercial fleet data, the latest contract details, a wealth of valuable data as well as the latest maintenance, repair and overhaul news.  A key business development tool commercial MRO professionals worldwide.

  • Refrigerated Transporter

    Refrigerated Transporter is the information source for those involved in the transportation and distribution of refrigerated products ranging from food to pharmaceuticals and film and cosmetics to chemicals.  Refrigerated Transporter provides practical information derived from the experience of businesses in the field as well as up-to-the-minute insights on developments and equipment for the industry.

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  • SpeedNews

    SpeedNews - Has provided reliable news for aviation executives in the commercial, business and defense industries for more than 34 years. Topics include aircraft orders and transactions, company mergers and acquisitions, airline routes, supplier news and contracts, MRO contracts, regional and business aviation news, defense news, new product developments, plus other industry news and data.

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  • SpeedNews Conferences

    SpeedNews Conferences  - The leader in global executive events, provides targeted information and professional networking opportunities for senior-level aviation decision makers, aerospace leaders, financial institutions, economic development organizations and industry analysts. Each conference delivers an array of commercial aviation, raw materials, defense aviation, aerospace manufacturing, economic development, M&A developments, and regional and business aviation information and data.

  • The Air Charter Guide

    The Air Charter Guide - Delivers the most accurate and comprehensive information on global air charter operators and charter brokers for arranging on-demand flights to destinations around the world.  It also provides essential intelligence on air ambulance providers, air cargo providers, catering and charter-related amenities and brokers.

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  • The Aircraft Bluebook

    The Aircraft Bluebook - The premier valuation provider for all participants in the sale, financing and insurance of business and personal use aircraft.  Aircraft Bluebook delivers more than 3,000 model years of identification and values for all types of business and general aviation aircraft and the most accurate and timely assessment of the aircraft market

  • Trailer/Body Builders

    Trailer/Body Builders is the resource for those who produce and sell commercial truck bodies, trailers, and truck equipment.  Examples include delivery trucks, school buses, ambulances, firetrucks, and van trailers. From pickups that plow snow to dump trailers that move mountains, readers build, equip, and sell the vehicles that do the job.

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  • WardsAuto

    WardsAuto offers many channels for receiving the reporting, data and analysis that has defined WardsAuto for more than 90 years. Virtually everything WardsAuto produces is available via subscription to its premium online service, which collects years of archived insights and analysis and offers the most powerful auto industry focused search capabilities on the Web. Further, WardsAuto offers a proprietary tool for retrieving information from WardsAuto data archives and organizing it to fit the needs of the user. WardsAuto offers events for information sharing and networking, and the opportunity for personal interaction with our editors and analysts to help our audience see the opportunities for their businesses in a constantly changing global industry.

  • WardsAuto Dealer Business

    WardsAuto Dealer Business is "The Management Magazine for Auto Dealership Professionals." It provides the information today's dealer needs to improve dealership efficiency and profitability including in-depth analysis of major industry news and events that affect dealership operations across the country.

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  • WardsAuto World

    WardsAuto World puts industry trends and technology into perspective with the goal of helping readers understand how today's industry headlines will affect their company.  This monthly magazine provides deep feature coverage and thoughtful analysis of all aspects of the vehicle manufacturing industry, from the executive suite to the plant floor.