Category Archives: Airports

Air France Celebrates 30 Years at Birmingham Airport

Air France has celebrated 30 years of operating to Paris Charles de Gaulle from Birmingham Airport, over which time the airline has carried more than … More ››

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New Wizz Air Hangar at Budapest

Budapest Airport has opened a new maintenance hangar built exclusively for its home-based carrier Wizz Air. The airline has signed a15 year lease agreement. Built … More ››

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Sharjah MRO Deal Signed

Volga-Dnepr Gulf (VDG), which represents Volga-Dnepr Technics in the Middle East region, has signed a contract with Malaysian charter operator Eagle Express to provide maintenance … More ››

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LAWA to Transfer Ownership of Ontario Airport

Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA), the city department responsible for managing LAX, Ontario and Van Nuys airports, has agreed to return Ontario Airport’s ownership back … More ››

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New Lounge Opens at Heathrow’s Terminal 5

Heathrow, together with The Collinson Group and Swissport have announced the opening of the first independent, shared use lounge at Terminal 5. Aspire, the Lounge … More ››

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IATA – Passenger Demand Remains Strong

On August 6 the International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results (revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) for June showing a 5.7% increase … More ››

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Abu Dhabi Airports’ Employees Donate Blood

Abu Dhabi Airports has completed its annual blood donation initiative in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Blood Bank (ADBB). Between August 3-5, staff members were … More ››

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Faroe Islands’ Air Passenger Growth Continues

Figures released on August 4 show that 2015 might become another record-breaking year for Vagar Airport on the Faroe Islands. In July, some 40,978 passengers … More ››

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Birmingham Receives Third Daily Service From Emirates

Emirates commenced its third daily service to Birmingham Airport, UK, on August 1. Flight EK41 from Dubai arrived at Birmingham International Airport (IATA: BHX) at … More ››

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Australian Airports Association to Seek Nominations for New Chairman

The Australian Airports Association (AAA) which represents 260 airport members, including all the capital city airports through to the small regional aerodromes of rural Australia, … More ››

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