Category Archives: Environment

Milestone for Brisbane’s New Runway

There were cheers all around when the final load of sand to form the base for Brisbane Airport’s New Parallel Runway was pumped onto the … More ››

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Airports Support EU Coordinated Response on Ebola

Brussels, October 14, 2014: In the midst of the ongoing Ebola outbreak in West Africa, rising public concerns about its potential spread and an evolving … More ››

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Delta Celebrates 10th Anniversary of ‘Breast Cancer One’ Survivor Flight

Delta Air Lines’ annual ‘Breast Cancer One’ employee survivor flight took place on September 29, kicking off the airline’s month-long campaign to generate awareness and … More ››

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Recycled Cooking Oil Powers Finnair Flight

Finnair will operate its flight from Helsinki to New York on September 23 with an Airbus A330 using environmentally sustainable biofuel, coinciding with the UN … More ››

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CBI Calls for a Single Hub Airport

With the UK’s Airports Commission set to announce whether it will include a Thames Estuary airport in its shortlist of potential expansion sites the Confederation … More ››

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Winnipeg Completes Runway Rehabilitation

Winnipeg Airports Authority (WAA) has announced the completion of rehabilitation work on Runway 18/36 at Winnipeg Richardson International Airport.  The project included complete asphalt pavement … More ››

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San Diego Opens Meditation Room

On June 20 the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority celebrated the opening of The Spirit of Silence, or Reflection Room, with an invocation ceremony … More ››

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Dubai Airports Powers Down for Green Initiative

Dubai Airports flipped the switch on  Earth Hour earlier than usual this year by launching a campaign to turn off all non-essential lights at Dubai … More ››

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Oslo: On Track to Double in Size

  After breaking ground in 2011, construction of Oslo Gardermoen Airport’s (IATA:OSL) new departures and arrivals hall, railway station and pier reached the halfway mark … More ››

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French Protesters Say “Non” to Grand Ouest Airport

Residents in western France are resisting the construction of a planned airport by occupying its intended site at Notre-Dame-des-Landes.  Around 200 people, farmers and inhabitants … More ››

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