Category Archives: Emergency Services

New Checkpoint Facilities for San Diego Airport

The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority Board has voted to move forward construction of a new Federal Inspection Services facility (to house Customs and … More ››

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New Airport Fire Station for Denver

On January 26 Denver International Airport (IATA: DEN) and Denver Fire officially opened Denver Fire Station 35 – the airport’s fifth on-site fire station and … More ››

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Bagpipes Herald ‘Caledonian Girls Revival’ Fund-Raising Initiative

On January 16 the sound of the bagpipes at London Biggin Hill Airport heralded a revival of the famous ‘Caledonian Girls’ of British Caledonian Airways … More ››

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Search for Missing Malaysian Flight MH370 Ends

After two years of fruitless searching, the Australian government has called off its efforts to find the remains of Malaysian Air Lines Flight MH370. The … More ››

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PANYNJ Orders 24 Oshkosh ARFF Vehicles

Oshkosh Airport Products has received an order for 24 Oshkosh Striker Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) vehicles from the Port Authority of New York … More ››

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Christmas Strike Action by BA Cabin Crew Suspended

Strike action by British Airways cabin crew set to take place over the Christmas holiday has been suspended says the Unite union. Unite’s cabin crew … More ››

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No Survivors from Pakistan International Airlines Crash

Pakistani authorities have confirmed that all 47-people travelling on Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight PK661 were killed when it crashed in the Havelian area of … More ››

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FlyBe Passengers Dig Deep for Cancer Research

The European regional airline, Flybe, has begun a month-long collection on board all flights to raise vital research funds in aid of its charity partner, … More ››

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IATA Moves to Help Cut Illegal Airport Wildlife Tracking Shipments

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced the launch of an Airport Wildlife Trafficking Assessment Tool which will help defeat smugglers of endangered species. … More ››

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Gatwick Airport Declared “Autism Friendly”

Gatwick has been declared “Autism Friendly” by the National Autistic Society in recognition of the airport’s commitment to becoming an accessible and friendly environment for … More ››

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