Category Archives: Ground Handling

Delta Joins Virgin Atlantic at Heathrow’s T3

Delta has completed the first stage of its relocation to London Heathrow Terminal 3 – the home of joint venture partner Virgin Atlantic Airways.  Delta’s … More ››

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Brisbane Airport Opens Animal ‘Bathrooms’

  A trip to the airport has become much easier for passengers’ travelling with Guide Dogs and assistance animals with Australia’s first dedicated animal ‘bathrooms’ … More ››

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Omniserv Wins Heathrow Bus Contract

Omniserv has won Heathrow Airport Limited’s inter terminal bus contract that connects four terminals – and soon to be five – for those passengers transiting … More ››

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Boeing Delivers First 787 Dreamliner to Kenya Airways

  Boeing and Kenya Airways celebrated the delivery of the Kenyan flag carrier’s first 787 Dreamliner on April 4.  The aircraft departed Paine Field in … More ››

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Iberia Airport Services Renews Aer Lingus Contract

  Iberia Airport Services (IAS), the Spanish airline’s handling division, has renewed its passenger and ramp handling services contract with the Irish carrier Aer Lingus, … More ››

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Qantas Unveils Hong Kong Lounge

Qantas has opened the doors to its new Qantas Hong Kong Lounge, offering customers a new standard of luxury when travelling through the city. Qantas … More ››

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MAG Achieves Five-star Safety Certification

MAG, one of the UK’s largest airport operators, has achieved an internationally recognised five-star award for its occupational health and safety standards – gaining the … More ››

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Automated Passport Control Arrives at Chicago Midway

The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) and the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Chicago Midway International Airport on March … More ››

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ASIG Acquires the Assets of Skytanking USA

The aviation support services provider, ASIG, has announces that it has agreed to acquire the assets of Skytanking USA, Inc, an independent provider of aviation … More ››

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Iberia and Samsung to Apply NFC Technologies to Airport Procedures

Iberia and Samsung have signed an agreement to introduce new technologies in airport check-in and boarding in airports, for: “a significant improvement in passengers’ travel … More ››

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