Monthly Archives: March 2016

Cyprus Hijack Ends: Man Arrested

The hijacking of a EgyptAir flight that forced it to be diverted to Cyprus has ended. The Cypriot authorities say all hostages were released or … More ››

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Mozambique Debris “almost certainly” From Missing MH370

Australian and Malaysian officials say that two pieces of debris found separately in Mozambique are “almost certainly” from the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, which … More ››

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ICAO Condemns Brussels Attacks

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has expressed its strong condemnation of Tuesday’s terrorist bombings in Brussels, stressing its deep condolences for the victims of … More ››

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Miami Welcomes the Airbus A350

Miami International airport (IATA: MIA) welcomed its first Airbus A350 service when TAM Airlines flight 9610 arrived from Sao Paulo. TAM is only the fourth … More ››

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Munich Airport Reports Record Earnings

Strong growth in passenger traffic and the continuing boom in airfreight lifted Munich Airport to yet another very successful year in 2015. On March 23 … More ››

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IATA Files Formal Complaint in EC Investigation

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced it has become a complainant in an investigation being conducted by the European Commission’s Directorate General for … More ››

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Explosions hit Brussels’ Zaventem Airport

Two explosions have struck the departures area of the terminal building at Brussels Zaventem airport (IATA: BRU). Thankfully, a third explosive device failed to detonate. … More ››

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Partnership for Heathrow and Hong Kong International Airport

Heathrow Airport Ltd (HAL) has announced a partnership formed with Hong Kong International Airport (IATA: HKG). The collaboration, which is the first of its kind … More ››

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A Year of Month-on-Month Passenger Growth for Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport, UK, is celebrating another successful month with February passenger figures showing a strong 15% year-on-year growth, giving the airport twelve months of consecutive … More ››

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New Orlando Terminal Plan Approved

The Greater Orlando Aviation Authority (GOAA) Board has unanimously approved a US$1.8bn spending plan to build a new South Terminal Complex (STC) at Orlando International … More ››

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