Monthly Archives: May 2016

Air Connectivity Essential for Landlocked Countries

Aviation is a catalyst for socio-economic development and is particularly critical to the economies of landlocked countries, said ICAO Secretary General Dr Fang Liu. Dr … More ››

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Monarch Engineering Adds A380 to MRO Capabilities

Monarch Aircraft Engineering Limited (MAEL), the engineering division of Monarch Airlines, has been approved to add the Airbus A380 aircraft to its MRO portfolio. The … More ››

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Hamburg Airport Previews Cargo Centre

After more than two years of construction work, Hamburg Airport’s Cargo Centre (HACC) is almost ready for operations. On May 26 Hamburg Airport (IATA: HAM) … More ››

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A First for Brussels Airlines

Brussels Airlines has inaugurated its first airport lounge in a foreign country. The facility opened at N’Djili Airport (Kinshasa, DR Congo – IATA: FIH). The … More ››

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Miami Airport Unveils Memorial Wall

Miami International Airport has unveiled its Wall of Honor memorial – a 51ft-long monument covered in black granite stone that lists the names of 118 … More ››

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First Air China 787-9 Unveiled

Boeing and Air China officially unveiled the airline’s first 787-9 Dreamliner to the public at a grand ceremony in Beijing on May 25. The national … More ››

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Servair Wins French blue Contract

The airline catering and logistics specialist Servair has won a services integration contract for the new low-cost long haul airline, French blue. The deal means … More ››

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United Business Media (UBM) and Mack Brooks Exhibitions collaborate to run headline events at Aviation LIVE in Beijing, China

United Business Media (UBM) a multinational media and Events Corporation responsible for the organisation of the ATC Global Exhibition and Conference and Mack Brooks Exhibitions, … More ››

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EgyptAir Crash: Debris Found

May 20: The Egyptian Air Force says it has found debris from the EgyptAir Airbus A320 which disappeared from radar screens while en-route from Paris … More ››

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New Name for Lisbon Airport

On Sunday May 15 Lisbon Airport, Portugal (IATA: LIS), will be renamed as Humberto Delgado Airport. The airport’s management company, ANA, says the move comes … More ››

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