Category Archives: Airports

Heathrow Launches National Connectivity Task Force

Lord John Shipley of Gosforth has been appointed as the independent chair of the National Connectivity Task Force which was first announced by Heathrow in … More ››

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Turkish Airlines Launches Gazipaşa/Alanya Flights

Turkish Airlines began direct services from Istanbul Atatürk Airport to Antalya Gazipaşa Airport, Turkey, on July 25.  A twice-daily return service is now operational with … More ››

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Aegean Moves to Heathrow’s Terminal 2

On July 23, Aegean Airlines transferred it operations to Heathrow’s Terminal 2: The Queen’s Terminal, which opened on June 2. Aegean celebrations linked to its … More ››

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ECA Issues Statement on Malaysian flight MH17

The European Cockpit Association (ECA) has issued a statement saying the pilots it represents share the concerns of the international stakeholders and reiterates the need … More ››

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AEA Calls For Debate on Airspace Security Guidance

The Association of European Airlines (AEA) has called for an urgent international debate about airspace security guidance for airlines.  It says the downing of Malaysian … More ››

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Iberia Moves to Terminal 3 at São Paulo’s Guarulhos Airport

Iberia has announced it will operate from Terminal 3 at São Paulo’s Guarulhos Airport in Brazil from August 7. Spain’s national carrier will occupy seven … More ››

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Halifax Stanfield Makes Airport History

Halifax Stanfield International Airport is the first airport in North America to offer self-serve baggage drop for all passengers. “This new, fully automated, self-serve baggage … More ››

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Fatal TransAsia Airways Crash in Taiwan

A TransAsia ATR 72 airliner has crashed after what is being reported as a failed emergency landing in Taiwan.  The country’s CNA news agency said … More ››

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Several Airlines Suspend Flights to Israel

Several US and European carriers have suspended flights to Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport following the US FAA’s decision to order three US airlines to stop … More ››

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Birmingham Receives First Direct China Charter

On July 22 Birmingham Airport welcomed the UK’s first direct flight from China into a non-London airport and inaugurated the use of its recently extended … More ››

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