Category Archives: Airports

New VIP Services Lounge Opened at Frankfurt Airport

Frankfurt Airport opened a second VIP Lounge on January 18. Located at the B Transit zone, its unveiling represented the culmination of two years of … More ››

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Stockholm Arlanda to Lower Airport Charges

Swedavia, the owner / operator of Stockholm Arlanda Airport (IATA: ARN) has announced it is to further reduce the level of its passenger fees. In … 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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Inaugural Transatlantic Flight for Singapore Airlines’ Airbus A350-900

Tuesday January 17 saw the inaugural transatlantic flight of Singapore Airline’s first UK Airbus 350-900 aircraft. The aircraft will fly on Singapore Airline’s Manchester routes, … 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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Proposed New York Airport Improvements

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) has unveiled a new Proposed Capital Plan outlining several major investments for its aviation infrastructure. … More ››

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Construction Contract Awarded for the Future Mexico City Airport

The Mexican Government has awarded a US$4.2 billion construction contract for the new Mexico City International Airport terminal to the Grupo Carso consortium. It comprises … More ››

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PANYNJ Orders 24 Oshkosh ARFF Vehicles

Oshkosh Airport Products has received an order for 24 Oshkosh Striker Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) vehicles from the Port Authority of New York … More ››

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Gatwick Increases Single Runway Record

Gatwick Airport has announced that it has increased its lead as the world’s most efficient single-runway airport – with 43 million passengers travelling through the … More ››

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Birmingham, UK, Tops 2016 Punctuality League

Birmingham Airport (IATA: BHX) has been named the world’s most punctual airport in 2016 by air travel intelligence company OAG, with 91.28% of arriving and … More ››

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