Category Archives: Ground Handling

Heathrow’s Ebola Screening Starts Today

The British Government’s Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has announced the screening of passengers inbound from Ebola disease-affected countries will start at Heathrow today (Tuesday October 14). … More ››

Comments Off

Pier 5 Enhanced at Heathrow’s Terminal 3

VINCI Construction UK has handed over a new Multi Aircraft Ramp Stand (MARS) which features a fixed link at Terminal 3 for client Heathrow Airport. … More ››

Comments Off

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 ››

Comments Off

Blackpool Airport May Close in October

Blackpool Airport has announced airport operations may have to cease on October 15 if it fails to find a buyer.  On August 28, 2014, it … More ››

Comments Off

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 ››

Comments Off

New Passenger Transit Facility Opens at Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport, UK, (IATA: BHX) has completed a new purpose-built transit facility, allowing connecting passengers to pass through the terminal with greater speed and efficiency. … More ››

1 Comment

Miami Baggage Attendant’s Generosity Earns Him Employee of the Month

Envoy Air bag attendant Lavel Lyons was named Miami International Airport’s Employee of the Month recently for his generosity in helping two passengers with their … More ››

Comments Off

Ethihad Launches Arrivals Lounge in Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has enhanced its premium service offering at Abu Dhabi International Airport with the opening of … More ››

Comments Off

Calgary Airport Gets Ready to Renumber its Facilities

Calgary Airport’s concourse names and gate numbers will change between midnight and 0400 on September 18, 2014. Concourse names and gate numbers will be different, … More ››

Comments Off

Royal Jordanian Receives First Boeing 787

On August 27 Boeing and Royal Jordanian Airlines celebrated the delivery of the carrier’s first 787 Dreamliner.  Royal Jordanian acquired this aircraft through leasing company … More ››

Comments Off