Category Archives: Emergency Services

Heathrow Commits to Becoming World’s First Dementia Friendly Airport

London’s Heathrow Airport has announced its commitment to becoming the world’s first dementia friendly airport. Heathrow is working with the Alzheimer’s Society to change global … More ››

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Tucson Airport Takes Milestone Oshkosh Fire Fighting Vehicle

Tucson International Airport in Arizona, USA has taken delivery of a new Oshkosh Striker 6×6 aircraft rescue and fire-fighting (ARFF) vehicle equipped with a Snozzle … More ››

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Dubai International in “Recovery Mode” Following Wednesday’s Emirates Crash

The world’s busiest international airport, Dubai International (IATA: DXB), is in “recovery mode” as all concerned strive to return to normal operations in the wake … More ››

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Dubai International Reopens After Emirates Boeing 777 Crash-lands

August 3: Dubai International Airport (IATA: DXB) has reopened after an inbound Emirates Boeing 777 crash-landed there this morning. The Dubai Government Media Office says … More ››

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MH370: Search May be Suspended

The long-running search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 may be suspended rather than given up if debris from the Boeing 777 airliner is … More ››

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Oshkosh Fire Appliances Unveiled at Cardiff Airport

Cardiff Airport’s fire service has unveiled three new Oshkosh fire appliances. Following a procurement project undertaken with Terberg DTS UK and the Oshkosh Corporation, the … More ››

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Flights Resume After Istanbul Ataturk Airport Attack

Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport recommenced flight operations just hours after a gun and bomb attack killed 44 people and injured more than 230 others on June … More ››

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Singapore Changi Fully Operational Again After Aircraft Fire

Singapore Changi Airport is fully operational again after an aircraft fire had temporarily closed one of the aircraft’s runways. The airport has issued a statement … More ››

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EgyptAir Crash: Both ‘Black Boxes’ Recovered

Both ‘Black Box’ data recorders have been recovered from the wreckage of EgyptAir flight MS804 that crashed into the Mediterranean Sea last month. Although the … More ››

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Signals Detected from EgyptAir Crash ‘Black Box’

French investigators have confirmed one of its vessel has detected audio signals from one of the ‘black boxes’ from the EgyptAir Airbus A320 that crashed … More ››

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