Category Archives: Environment

Heathrow Third Runway is a ‘Threat to UK Flights’

Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London, has written to the leaders of cities and regions around Britain to warn them that nearly half the flights … More ››

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Gatwick Expansion ‘Remains Only Deliverable Option’

Responding to the Airports Commission Final Report on July 1, Gatwick Airport said it remained confident that it will still be chosen for expansion as … More ››

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LEED Gold For LAX’s New Tom Bradley Terminal

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) has achieved Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for its new Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT). This … More ››

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Heathrow Airport Hosts Qatar’s “Quiet” Airbus A350

As part of its route proving trials Qatar Airways brought its first Airbus A350 XWB aircraft to Heathrow on January 10th. The aircraft performed a … More ››

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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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