Monthly Archives: July 2017

Fraport Signs Lima Airport Agreement

Lima Airport Partners (LAP) – a Fraport AG majority-owned company – and the government of Peru have signed an amendment to the 2001 Lima Airport … More ››

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LAX Contracts for Worldwide Flight Services

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has been awarded three new ground handling contracts at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). China Southern selected WFS to provide ramp … More ››

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S7 Airlines Takes Delivery of its First Airbus A320neo

Russian carrier S7 Airlines, a member of the Oneworld airline alliance, has taken delivery of its’ first Airbus A320neo which is on lease from BOC … More ››

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Swissport USA Opens Chicago O’Hare Airport Warehouse

Swissport Cargo USA, a subsidiary of Swissport International opened a new warehouse at Chicago O’Hare Airport (IATA: ORD) in July 20. Swissport says the 138,000sq … More ››

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SA Airlink to Provide Scheduled Air Services to St Helena and Ascension Island

The St Helena Government (SHG) and SA Airlink (‘Airlink’) have announce that they have signed an agreement for Airlink to provide scheduled commercial air services … More ››

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SPONSORED: Smiths Detection – Converting to ECAC Standard 3

Situational background The European Commission passed a legislative framework requiring all hold baggage screening (HBS) in Europe be equipped with European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) … More ››

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Faro Airport Opens Extended Terminal Building

On July 17 Faro Airport opened its newly extended and refurbished terminal building which offers larger public and operational areas and an enhanced retail space. … More ››

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New Trans-Atlantic Services Announced From Birmingham UK

Primera Air, a new low-cost airline, will start transatlantic flights to New York and Boston from Birmingham Airport in May 2018. New York flights will … More ››

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Airbus Delivers First A350 XWB for Delta Air Lines

Delta Air Lines took delivery of its first A350-900 on July 13, and will be the first US carrier to operate the newest member of … More ››

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Consortium Appointed for Auckland Airport Terminal Development

A Mott MacDonald-led consortium, which also includes Grimshaw, Architectus and Holmes Consulting, has been appointed to concept design a combined domestic and international terminal at … More ››

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