Category Archives: Ground Handling

Singapore Changi Introduces Fee Incentives

The Changi Airport Group (CAG) has announced several reductions and rebates to aeronautical fees at Singapore Changi Airport, which will benefit airlines, ground handling agents … More ››

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Swissport Awarded Second Saudi Ground Handling License

Swissport International has announced it has been awarded a second ground handling license for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Swissport Saudi Arabia (SSA), which is … More ››

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Heathrow Smart Screens Compare Live Airport Transfer Options

Smart screens have been installed at Heathrow Terminal 2’s baggage reclaim zones showing passengers live price and journey time comparisons between taxis and the airport’s … More ››

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First Independent Lounge for Heathrow’s Terminal 5

‘Aspire, the Lounge and Spa’ at LHR T5 will open to customers this summer and will available to everyone travelling through Terminal 5, regardless of … More ››

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Boeing Showcases Aircraft Cabin Space Bins

Boeing has demonstrated its roomier luggage bins available on its 737 family of airliners at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg this week. The company … More ››

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China Airlines Moves its Middle East Cargo hub to DWC

China Airlines, the Taiwan-based carrier, relocated its regional base to Al Maktoum International Airport, Dubai, (IATA: DWC) on April 16. The first flight, which arrived … More ››

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Brisbane Receives Best Rating

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) annual Airport Monitoring Report has put Brisbane Airport (IATA: BNE) at the top of its latest ratings. The … More ››

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Manchester Records Highest Ever Passenger Figures

Manchester Airport, UK, has broken its all-time passenger record, with 22.32m people flying through in the last financial year – the most in its 77-year … More ››

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FedEx to buy TNT Express

US express parcels giant FedEx is to purchase its Dutch competitor TNT Express for US$4.8bn. The two companies have issued a joint statement saying their … More ››

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Munich Airport Debut for Yangtze River Express

Shanghai based cargo carrier Yangtze River Express has launched new scheduled services to Munich using Boeing 747-400 freighters. The first flight arrived on March 31 … More ››

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