Category Archives: Environment

IATA – Demand for Air Travel is Strongest in Five Years

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced global passenger traffic results for 2015 showing demand (revenue passenger kilometres or RPKs) rose 6.5% for the … More ››

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British Government Reaffirms South East Runway Commitment

The British Government has reaffirmed its commitment to build a new runway in South East England. Delivering a speech at the British Air Transport Association … More ››

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Lufthansa Takes Delivery of the First A320neo

The Lufthansa Group, Airbus’ largest airline customer and operator, took delivery of the first A320neo on January 20. Equipped with all new technology Pratt & … More ››

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Oslo Airport to Become the World’s First International hub to Offer jet Biofuels to all Airlines

Oslo’s Gardermoen Airport in Norway will become the world’s first hub to offer jet biofuels to all airlines when a new fuel facility is opened … More ››

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Government Delays UK Runway Decision Again

The British Government has delayed a decision about whether to build a third runway at London’s Heathrow Airport until the summer of 2016. This latest … More ››

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Boeing Completes Detailed Design for the 787-10 Dreamliner

Boeing has completed its detailed design for the 787-10 Dreamliner, achieving another major milestone nearly two weeks ahead of schedule. Reaching this stage means the … More ››

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Los Angeles Airport Announces Procurement Programme

The Los Angeles Board of Airport Commissioners has announced plans to deliver a new transportation system to Los Angeles International Airport (IATA: LAX) through the … 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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Boeing and EL AL Israel Airlines Agree on 787 Dreamliner Order

Boeing and EL AL Israel Airlines have agreed on an order for up to nine 787 Dreamliners, valued at more than US$2.2 billion at current … More ››

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Mack Brooks Exhibitions Renews GATE inter airport Agreement

At this year’s 20th anniversary edition of inter airport Europe, Mack Brooks Exhibitions has renewed the partnership agreement with GATE, German Airport Technology and Equipment. … More ››

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