Monthly Archives: August 2016

World’s Largest Aircraft Makes Maiden Flight

Airlander 10, an airship which is currently the world’s largest aircraft, completed its first flight on August 17. It took off from the historic Cardington … More ››

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Virgin Atlantic Provides Dreamliner Passengers With Live TV

Customers travelling with Virgin Atlantic this summer will now be able to tune in to live television onboard its Boeing 787’s, thanks to a partnership … More ››

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Heathrow Commits to Becoming World’s First Dementia Friendly Airport

London’s Heathrow Airport has announced its commitment to becoming the world’s first dementia friendly airport. Heathrow is working with the Alzheimer’s Society to change global … More ››

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Tucson Airport Takes Milestone Oshkosh Fire Fighting Vehicle

Tucson International Airport in Arizona, USA has taken delivery of a new Oshkosh Striker 6×6 aircraft rescue and fire-fighting (ARFF) vehicle equipped with a Snozzle … More ››

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New-look American Airlines Lounge at Heathrow T3

American Airlines has unveiled its new-look Arrivals Lounge at London Heathrow’s Terminal 3. The new facility new-look lounge has 29 spa-like shower rooms with complimentary … More ››

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EANA S.E. Becomes Argentina’s Air Navigation Service Provider

Empresa Argentina de Navegación Aérea S.E. (EANA), a Ministry of Transport company, has taken over full management of Argentina’s air traffic services. The company says … More ››

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Dubai International in “Recovery Mode” Following Wednesday’s Emirates Crash

The world’s busiest international airport, Dubai International (IATA: DXB), is in “recovery mode” as all concerned strive to return to normal operations in the wake … More ››

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Korean Air Inflight Catering Record

Korean Air set a new record for its daily production of inflight meals on July 30 when the company produced meals for 84,936 passengers breaking … More ››

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Fraport Reports “Solid Performance in Challenging Environment”

Airport operator Fraport has released its Group’s Interim Report for the first half of 2016. It states that in the first half of 2016, the … More ››

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IATA’s Q2 Cargo Market Analysis

IATA released its Q2 2016 Cargo Market Analysis on July 28. Regarding the economic outlook and traffic performance it states that prior to the “Brexit … More ››

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