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IATA Reports Passenger Growth

IATA’s latest passenger statistics record largely encouraging passenger figures during August.  Growth in international air passengers improved in August with a rise of 4.5% compared … More ››

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Qatar Airways Announces Frankfurt as First A350 Route

Qatar Airways has announced Frankfurt as the first route for its new A350 Xtra Wide Body (XWB) aircraft. As the Global Launch operator of the A350 … More ››

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HAL to Sell Aberdeen, Glasgow and Southampton airports

Heathrow Airport Holdings Limited (“Heathrow”) has agreed to sell its 100% interest in Aberdeen International Airport Limited, Glasgow Airport Limited and Southampton International Airport Limited … More ››

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Halifax Stanfield Marks Sombre Anniversary

Halifax Stanfield International Airport today marked events that took place ten years ago. On that fateful Thursday morning October 14, 2004, an MK Airlines Boeing … More ››

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Boeing Begins Production of First 737 MAX Parts

Boeing has started production of the first 737 MAX fuselage stringers at Boeing Fabrication Integrated AeroStructures in Auburn, Washington.  Stringers run the length of the … More ››

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Heathrow’s Ebola Screening Starts Today

The British Government’s Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has announced the screening of passengers inbound from Ebola disease-affected countries will start at Heathrow today (Tuesday October 14). … More ››

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Dr Michael Kerkloh Re-elected as ADV President

Dr Michael Kerkloh, who has served as the President and CEO of Munich Airport for the past 12 years, will also continue to head the … More ››

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KLM Celebrates 95th Anniversary

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will celebrate its 95th anniversary on Tuesday October 7, 2014, and to mark this milestone, will be unveiling a special ‘KLM … More ››

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China Airlines Takes Delivery of its First Boeing 777-300ER

China Airlines has celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 777-300ER (Extended Range). The new aircraft is the first of ten 777-300ERs that the Taiwanese … More ››

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British Airways Upgrades Washington Dulles Lounge

First and Club World (business class) customers heading to Heathrow on British Airways’ inaugural A380 from Washington on Friday October 3 will have had the … More ››

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