Category Archives: Air Traffic Control

Canberra Goes International

Canberra is now an international destination, following the arrival of Singapore Airlines’ inaugural flight SQ291 from Changi on September 21. This four-times per week service … More ››

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Planned Runway Maintenance Announced for Phoenix Sky Harbor

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, USA, (IATA: PHX) will close its north runway (Runway 8/26) from Thursday October 6 to Sunday November 6 for several … More ››

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Belgium Working to Replace Airport Entrance Security Measures

On September 12 ACI Europe met with Jan Jambon, Vice-Prime Minister of Belgium and Security & Interior Minister, to discuss security measures at Belgian airports … More ››

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August Busiest Month in History for Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport (IATA: BHX) has recorded its busiest ever month in its 77 year history with almost 1.3 million passengers recorded in a single month. … More ››

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Birmingham Airport Lights up ATC Tower in Gold for Child Cancer Awareness

Birmingham Airport, UK, is supporting childhood cancer by being part of its awareness campaign. From September 1 Birmingham Airport’s Air Traffic Control Tower (ATC) will … More ››

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‘Father’ of the Boeing 747 ‘Jumbo Jet’ Dies

Joe Sutter, the man who led the engineering development of the revolutionary Boeing 747 in the mid-1960s, has died. Boeing CEO Ray Conner paid tribute: … More ››

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New Striker for Liverpool Airport

Liverpool John Lennon Airport commissioned its new $1million Oshkosh Striker rescue and fire fighting vehicle on September 1 and gave employees the chance to see … More ››

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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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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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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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