Category Archives: Airports

Europe’s Airports Welcomed a Record-breaking 2bn Passengers in 2016

The European airport trade association, ACI EUROPE, has releases its full year traffic report for 2016. This is the only air transport report which includes … More ››

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London Biggin Hill Airport Marks 100th Anniversary

A unique gathering of people and aircraft witnessed the launch of ‘Biggin100’ a programme of celebrations and special events to mark the centenary of London … More ››

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UK Department for Transport Makes Flying Easier for Breastfeeding Parents

From February 8, 2017 air passengers carrying expressed breast milk will be able to carry an unlimited supply in hand luggage. A DfT press release … More ››

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Swissport Awarded Emirates SkyCargo Contract

Swissport Cargo Services France, a subsidiary of Swissport International, will handle cargo at Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Lyon (LYS) and Nice (NCE) airports for … More ››

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Auckland Airport Welcomes Qatar Airways and the World’s Longest Flight

On the morning of February 6, Auckland Airport welcomed Qatar Airways as it launched the world’s longest commercial passenger flight on the Auckland-Doha route. Scott … More ››

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KLM Returns to London City Airport

On February 6, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and London City Airport launched a new route between London City and Amsterdam, with the inaugural flight landing … More ››

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IATA Reveals 2016 Passenger Figures

On February 2, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced full-year global passenger traffic results for 2016 showing demand (revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose … More ››

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Government Outlines Policy for Heathrow Third Runway

The British Government has published its draft National Policy Statement (NPS) on a third runway for Heathrow Airport. It sets out the government’s views on … More ››

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London Stansted Airport Extends Free Wi-Fi to Four Hours

London Stansted Airport has announced its complimentary Wi-Fi service has been extended so passengers can enjoy up to four hours free of charge as part … More ››

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American Airlines Relocates LAX Aircraft Gates

American Airlines will switch four boarding gates and its American Eagle shuttle bus gate to Terminal 5 from their current location in Terminal 6, beginning … More ››

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