Category Archives: Air Traffic Control

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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MH370 Anniversary: Pilots’ Union Renews Call for Improved Aircraft Tracking

March 8, 2017 marked the three-year anniversary of one of the most high-profile aviation mysteries of all time – the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight … More ››

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Royal Jordanian Airlines Renews Cancer Foundation Agreement

Royal Jordanian Airlines (RJ) and the King Hussein Cancer Foundation (KHCF) have renewed their social partnership agreement regarding donations of frequent flyers miles in the … More ››

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Remote ATC Tower Services for Jersey Airport

Jersey Airport (IATA: JER) is set to become the first provider of Remote Tower Service technology in the British Isles. The move follows a development … More ››

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Reykjavik Airport Experiences Huge Overnight Snowfall

The city of Reykjavik, Iceland, experienced an exceptionally heavy snowfall during the night of February 25/26. The city‘s international airport, Keflavik (IATA: KEF), had ‘only’ … More ››

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Government Outlines Policy for Heathrow Third Runway

The British Government has published its draft National Policy Statement (NPS) on a third runway for Heathrow Airport. It sets out the government’s views on … More ››

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New Future for Campbeltown Airport?

UK Space science and technology firms QinetiQ and Telespazio VEGA UK have agreed Memorandum’s of Understanding (MoU) to work with Discover Space UK on investigating … More ››

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Bagpipes Herald ‘Caledonian Girls Revival’ Fund-Raising Initiative

On January 16 the sound of the bagpipes at London Biggin Hill Airport heralded a revival of the famous ‘Caledonian Girls’ of British Caledonian Airways … More ››

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Search for Missing Malaysian Flight MH370 Ends

After two years of fruitless searching, the Australian government has called off its efforts to find the remains of Malaysian Air Lines Flight MH370. The … More ››

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London City Airport Marks 30th Anniversary

London City Airport has released several images dating back to the early 1980s to mark the start of its 30th anniversary year in 2017. The … More ››

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