Category Archives: Ground Handling

St Helena Airport Opening Postponed

On April 26 the St Helena Government confirmed that further safety and operational work is required prior to the official opening of the island’s new … More ››

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Oslo New Terminal ‘On Track’

With one year to go before the grand opening of the new Oslo Airport, the operator, Avinor, has said the project is “on track.” The … More ››

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Munich Opens Satellite Terminal

Munich Airport’s new satellite terminal was declared operational on April 26. The airport was disrupted by strike action that day but the new facility still … More ››

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Philippine Airlines Finalizes Order for the A350 XWB

Philippine Airlines (PAL) has finalized a purchase agreement with Airbus covering the firm order of six A350-900s, plus six options. The contract firms up a … More ››

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Emergency Terminal Built by Quiport

The city of Manta, Ecuador, lost its air links with the rest of the country after the area was struck by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake … More ››

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Latest ACI Europe Traffic Figures

On April 7 ACI EUROPE releases its traffic report for February 2016. This is the only air transport report which includes all types of civil … More ››

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Hamburg Airport Closes Financial Year With Profit

Hamburg Airport has announced it ended the 2015 financial year on a positive note, achieving a profit of 46 million euros, up from 40.2 million … More ››

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Munich Airport Posts Q1 Traffic Increases

Flughafen München GmbH (FMG), the operating company of Munich Airport (IATA: MUC) has announced an increase in all traffic segments in the first quarter of … More ››

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AeroGround Berlin Announces Norwegian Contract

AeroGround Berlin, a subsidiary of AeroGround Flughafen München, took on the aircraft and passenger handling services for Norwegian at the Berlin-Schönefeld Airport (IATA: SXF) from … More ››

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Cyprus Hijack Ends: Man Arrested

The hijacking of a EgyptAir flight that forced it to be diverted to Cyprus has ended. The Cypriot authorities say all hostages were released or … More ››

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