Category Archives: Ground Handling

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 ››

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Ryanair to bid for Cyprus Airways

Kenny Jacobs, Chief Marketing Officer for low-cost carrier Ryanair has said the airline plans to bid for loss-making Cyprus Airways, which is up for sale. … More ››

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AeroGround Signs Adria Airways Agreement

AeroGround Flughafen München GmbH, the ground handling subsidiary of the Munich Airport operating company (FMG), has signed an agreement with the Slovenian airline Adria Airways … More ››

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Runway 4-22 Permanently Closed at BWI

Runway 4-22 at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport was closed permanently on August 6.  As part of a multi-year, comprehensive series of airfield improvements, Runway … More ››

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Swissport Granted Algerian Ground Handling Licences

Following a period when its baggage delivery service at London’s Gatwick was criticized last month, Swissport International (Swissport), has received some good news in the … More ››

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Aena to Renew Airport Fuel Licenses

Spanish airport operator Aena has begun the process of renewing licenses for third-party ground handling fuel services at 39 airports. Aena has invited all stakeholders … More ››

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Siemens Wins Heathrow Design, supply and Integration Contract

A design, supply and integration contract to produce a new integrated baggage traffic system for Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 IB Project (T3 IB) has been … More ››

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Airport Security Focuses Upon Electronic Items

Following last week’s announcements concerning enhanced security checks for US flights, electronic devices are to be subjected to extra security.  The move follows US demands … More ››

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Swissport to Sell its Ground Handling Activities in France

Swissport France Holding SAS and Servisair SAS, both part of the Swissport Group, has announced the intention to sell its ground handling activities in France … More ››

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Enhanced Airport Security for US Flights

In response to US Government warnings of a: “credible threat” from new kinds of terrorist bombs, security checks are to be tightened at airports with … More ››

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