Monthly Archives: June 2012

Gatwick’s Runway Refurbishment on Schedule

The media was given access to Gatwick’s ongoing runway refurbishment programme during the night of June 28/29.  After the last departure lifted off just before … More ››

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Panther for Modlin

Warsaw’s Modlin Airport has taken delivery of a new Rosenbauer Panther 6×6 wheel-drive fire truck.  It is a disc-brake version; the airport’s third Panther vehicle … More ››

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Air Traffic Control Cooperation

NAV Portugal and airport operator ADM Mozambique signed a Protocol of Cooperation on June 7 in Maputo, Mozambique, in order to modernise the air traffic … More ››

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Gulf Air Traffic Management

The Middle East aviation industry is growing at a rapid rate creating airspace management challenges for air navigation service providers across the MENA region. GATM … More ››

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LATAM Merger Complete

LAN Airlines SA – now renamed LATAM Airlines Group SA – and TAM SA have completed the exchange offer and merger to combine their businesses.  … More ››

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Airport Infra Expo 2012 Review

Caroline Cook visited São Paulo to attend the second edition of Brazil’s airport infrastructure event. When it was launched in 2011, the Airport Infrastructure Expo … More ››

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Phoenix-Mesa Reveals Plans

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, Arizona, USA, has outlined four phases of new terminal development during an Airport Authority’s Board of Directors meeting.  The proposed work will … More ››

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L-3 eXaminer Contracts Won

L-3 Security & Detection Systems (SDS) has received multiple contracts for its eXaminer XLB explosives detection system (EDS) from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, the Airport Authority … More ››

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ExecuJet Pets

ExecuJet Europe has launched a complimentary pet handling service at London Cambridge Airport, allowing domestic cats and dogs to travel internationally without quarantine or overseas … More ››

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Ryanair Bids for Aer Lingus

Low-cost carrier Ryanair has announced its intention to make an all-cash offer of €1.30 (US$1.65) per share for the entire share capital of fellow Irish … More ››

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