Monthly Archives: March 2017

Sydney Airport Announces Kerrie Mather to Retire

Sydney Airport has announced that Kerrie Mather has decided to retire as Managing Director and CEO. Sydney Airport Chairman, Mr Trevor Gerber said: “On behalf … More ››

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HSBC Deal Accelerates Development at London Biggin Hill

London Biggin Hill Airport (IATA: BIG) has agreed a £15 million finance package with banker HSBC to fund the construction of an additional 140,000sq ft … More ››

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American Airlines Begins Strategic Relationship With China Southern Airlines

American Airlines has announced it will make a US$200 million equity investment in China Southern Airlines, creating a partnership between two of the world’s biggest … More ››

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Virgin Atlantic Showcases 787 Dreamliner on Heathrow to Seattle Route

Virgin Atlantic is flying a new daily service between London Heathrow and Seattle replacing the flight currently operated by joint venture partner Delta Air Lines. … More ››

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A Milestone Day for Vagar Airport

Vagar Airport (IATA: FAE), gateway to the Faroe Islands, received its first ever scheduled flight from SAS (Scandinavian Airlines) on Sunday March 26th of March. … More ››

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AOA: Aviation deal must be a priority in the Brexit negotiations

Working closely with the European trade association for airports, ACI EUROPE, the UK’s Airport Operator’s Association (AOA) says is setting out the importance of prioritising … More ››

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More Automatic-Electronic Gates at Larnaca International Airport

Hermes Airports, operator of Larnaca International Airport, Cyprus, has announced the expansion of its auto-electronic gates system. Overall, seven electronic gates are now in operation, … More ››

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US and UK ban Electronic Items in Cabin Baggage on Some Inbound Flights

The US and UK authorities are banning electrical items larger than smartphones from cabin baggage on flights from certain countries in the Middle East, North … More ››

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New Checkpoint Facilities for San Diego Airport

The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority Board has voted to move forward construction of a new Federal Inspection Services facility (to house Customs and … More ››

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IAG Launches Fifth Airline Brand

The International Airlines Group (IAG) is launching LEVEL – a new low cost longhaul airline brand that will take to the skies in June 2017 … More ››

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