Category Archives: IT

FlyBe Passengers Dig Deep for Cancer Research

The European regional airline, Flybe, has begun a month-long collection on board all flights to raise vital research funds in aid of its charity partner, … More ››

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New Owners for Vladivostok Airport

A consortium comprising the Russian industrial group, Basic Element, together with the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Changi Airports International (CAI), has acquired the … More ››

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Two-day Lufthansa Strike Underway

Germany’s flag-carrier, Lufthansa has cancelled more than 800 flights after it lost a legal challenge to try and stop a pilots’ strike. The company says … More ››

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IATA Moves to Help Cut Illegal Airport Wildlife Tracking Shipments

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced the launch of an Airport Wildlife Trafficking Assessment Tool which will help defeat smugglers of endangered species. … More ››

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Wellington Airport Opens Domestic Terminal Development

Wellington Airport’s new NZ$58 million terminal extension was officially opened by New Zealand’s Prime Minister, The Rt. Honourable John Key, on November 9. The main … More ››

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IAG to Launch WI-FI on Shorthaul Flights

The International Airlines Group (IAG) has announced it will introduce high speed inflight Wi-Fi across its airlines’ shorthaul fleets having reached agreement with Inmarsat to … More ››

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Government Approves Third Runway for Heathrow

The British government has approved a third runway at Heathrow to expand UK airport capacity. The Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling said the decision was “truly … More ››

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Gulf Air and Swissport Sign Saudi Ground Handling Contract

Swissport Saudi Arabia, a subsidiary of Swissport International, has announced a contract with Gulf Air to provide ground handling services for the airline’s Saudi operations … More ››

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LAX Opens T4 Connector Building

Millions of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) passengers will now reach their connecting flights more quickly and conveniently, thanks to a brand-new, $148-million facility at … More ››

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Embracing the Unbelievable: Denver Airport Addresses Conspiracy Theories by Celebrating Them in October

For more than two decades, Denver International Airport (IATA: DEN) has heard the whispers at the water cooler: Aliens? An underground bunker? A headquarters for … More ››

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