Category Archives: Baggage Handling

Three-Month Countdown to the Opening of Munich’s T2 Satellite

Munich Airport (IATA: MUC) has announced that its new satellite facility for Terminal 2 will be commissioned on April 26, 2016. That date has now … More ››

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A Record 55 Million Passengers for Singapore Changi Airport

Singapore Changi Airport (IATA: SIN) achieved record passenger figures in 2015, handling 55.4 million passengers and 346,330 landings and take-offs during the year. This represented … More ››

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Gerald R Ford International Airport Sets New Passenger Record

The Gerald R Ford International (GFIA) Airport set an all-time passenger record in 2015, surpassing the previous record of 2014 by more than 215,000 passengers. … More ››

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Volunteers Invited to Test Dubai Airport’s Concourse D

Members of the public have been invited to volunteer as ‘passengers’ to help test the operational readiness of Dubai International Airport’s new Concourse D. A … More ››

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UK Airport Punctuality Stats – 2015

Aviation intelligence provider, OAG, has issued its performance statistics for 2015. Bristol Airport (IATA: BRS) has been named the best performing UK airport for the … More ››

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Bristol Airport Reports Record Year

Bristol Airport in the southwest of England has announced 6.76 million passengers used Bristol Airport in 2015, surpassing the total for the previous 12 months … More ››

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Emirates to Deploy A380s on More Routes in 2016

Emirates has announced it will deploy its Airbus A380s to even more destinations across its network in 2016. Birmingham (BHX), Prague (PRG) and Taipei (TPE) … More ››

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dnata Acquires Control of Brazil’s RM Ground Handling

Air service provider dnata has reached an agreement with Brazil’s RM Ground Services to purchase a majority stake in the company. The acquisition marks dnata’s … More ››

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Gatwick Handles 40 Million Passengers For the First Time

Gatwick broke the 40 million passengers a year mark for the first time on the weekend of November 14/15. An airport statement said Gatwick is … More ››

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Russia Says ‘Terror act’ Downed Airliner over Sinai Desert

Alexander Bortnikov, head of Russia’s Federal Security Service, the FSB, has said an act of terror brought down the Russian Metrojet Airbus A321 in the … More ››

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