Spencer Irvine discusses implications of tarmac delays and new technology

Posted by on October 29, 2013 at 9:22 am

AirVentions CEO Spencer Irvine commented on the record $1.1M fine levied against United Airlines for stranding passengers for hours: “This story (ABC News) clearly shows the implications of tarmac delays. We can see from the reactions to the incident that there is now an increased emphasis on monitoring and better asset management. The aviation industry [...]

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AirVentions Welcomes Michael E. Fox as an Advisor

Posted by on March 18, 2013 at 10:11 am

(Boston, MA March 18, 2013) We are pleased to announce that Michael E. Fox has joined AirVentions as an advisor.  He currently consults for a number of start-up companies and is a member of MIT’s Venture Mentor Program supporting over 200 initiatives focusing on technology innovation.  Mr. Fox’s talents cover such areas as solution sales, [...]

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AirVentions Inc. Welcomes Dr. Lawrence Kaufman as an Advisor

Posted by on March 13, 2013 at 11:59 am

(Boston, MA March 13, 2013) We are pleased to announce that Dr. Lawrence Kaufman has joined AirVentions as an advisor.  He is currently the CEO of Lightwave Power, Inc., a company developing nano-technology based light management systems for displays and light control applications. Dr. Kaufman’s prior experiences include executive level positions with Sionex Corp. (Founder); [...]

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Logan Airport focusing on runway incursions involving ground equipment and aircraft

Posted by on January 11, 2013 at 5:08 pm

Boston, MA January 11, 2013 According to AirVentions CEO Spencer Irvine, the following John Goglia article that recently appeared in “…illustrates how the airline industry is starting to understand the issues and implications of runway accidents with ground equipment.  They are accepting them as operating costs. Additionally, the airline industry is recognizing the increasing value [...]

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Global market for airport airside services to surpass $42.8 billion by 2017

Posted by on January 11, 2012 at 5:03 pm

(Global Industry Analysts Report 2011) The global market for airport airside services is estimated to reach more than USD 42.8 billion by 2017, according to a new report by Global Industry Analysts. Airport airside services will be boosted by globalization, rising air passenger traffic and international trade. According to the report, the airport airside services [...]

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Spencer Irvine to be guest on WBNW radio show

Posted by on October 19, 2011 at 2:17 pm

Boston (MA) October 19, 2011 – AirVentions founder and CEO Spencer Irvine will be a guest on the ”Mind Your Own Business” (MYOB) radio show next week.  AirVentions makes collisions avoidance systems to prevent airport ground support equipment vehicles from damaging aircraft. MYOB, a Boston area radio talk show, is hosted by Rick Brutti and Jeffrey [...]

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AirVentions finishing MassChallenge strong!

Posted by on October 3, 2011 at 11:27 am

Boston, MA October 3, 2011 – The completion of the $1 million MassChallenge start-up competition is weeks away and AirVentions Inc. is finishing strong.  As explained by founder/CEO Spencer Irvine in his 60 second pitch to the committee, “AirVentions makes collisions avoidance systems to prevent airport ground support equipment (GSE) vehicles from damaging aircraft” (see [...]

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AirVentions selected finalist for MassChallenge

Posted by on May 25, 2011 at 12:52 am

125 Start-ups to take MassChallenge By Donna Goodison | | Tuesday, May 24, 2011 MassChallenge today announced the 125 finalists of its second annual $1 million start-up competition and accelerator program. The finalists range from high-tech and clean-tech businesses to life sciences and social impact ventures. They represent 19 states and five countries, including [...]

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CEO Update

Posted by on January 3, 2011 at 2:48 am

Spencer Irvine, CEO: We at AirVentions are pleased with our accomplishments to date and are quite excited by prospects moving forward. More specifically:   2010 REVIEW AirVentions formally incorporated August 2010. Target start-up capital was exceeded. Secured 2000 sq. ft. prototyping and testing facility with lab work/office space in Cambridge, MA (temporary). Airline industry executive [...]

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