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Airbus Delivers First A321neo to Virgin America

Airbus delivered the first-ever A321neo to the US carrier Virgin America on April 20. As first announced in April 2016, Virgin America was acquired by … More ››

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Twelve Million in Twelve Months for Birmingham

Birmingham Airport, UK, (IATA: BHX) has recorded a new milestone as it broke through the 12 million passenger mark for the first time. The record … More ››

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Stuttgart Airport Presents Electric Baggage tug at the Hannover Messe

Stuttgart Airport will illustrate its environmentally friendly efforts by exhibiting a new lithium-ion battery powered baggage tug at the Hannover Messe from April 24 to … More ››

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Swissport International and easyJet Extend Ground Handling Services Contract in Geneva

Ground services provider Swissport International has renewed its ground handling services contract with easyJet at Geneva Airport. Swissport provides easyJet with ground handling services including … More ››

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London Luton Airport Announces new Security Planning System

London Luton Airport (LLA) has announced a new contract with Copenhagen Optimization (CopOpt) to introduce its Better Security platform, in order to improve the efficiency … More ››

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CSeries completes London City trials

Bombardier has completed a series of landings at London City (LCY) with its new CSeries, marking the end of trials aimed at certifying the aircraft … More ››

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Wizz Air Expands Budapest Network

Wizz Air has introduced five new destinations to its network from Budapest.  The Hungarian low-cost carrier is connecting the capital with Skopje in Macedonia, Podgorica … More ››

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ACI Asia-Pacific Regional Assembly Concluded in Qatar

The 12th Airports Council International (ACI) Asia-Pacific Regional Assembly concluded yesterday with two resolutions adopted and Board Directors elected. The two resolutions were unanimously adopted … More ››

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A First in Germany: Aeroplane Lands Using Only Satellite Navigation

At 10am on April 6, Bremen Airport (IATA: BRE) was the setting for a German first. It was the first time that a passenger aircraft … More ››

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Denver to Welcome Norwegian With Nonstop Flights to London Gatwick

Denver International Airport (IATA: DEN) and Norwegian announced that the airline will begin offering nonstop service from Denver to London/Gatwick beginning September 16, 2017. This … More ››

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