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Lufthansa Supervisory Board Approves Full Acquisition of Brussels Airlines

The Supervisory Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG has approved the exercising of a call option to acquire the remaining 55% of shares in SN Airholding, … More ››

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Birmingham Airport Makes £100 Million Infrastructure Improvements

Birmingham Airport, UK, has announced that it is investing £100m on improvements to its facilities and infrastructure, including hold-baggage screening, self-service check-in, surface access, additional … More ››

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Lufthansa Group and Air China Sign Commercial Joint Venture

The Lufthansa Group and Air China signed a wide-reaching partnership agreement in Beijing on September 20. The two aviation groups say it will enable them … More ››

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Belgium Working to Replace Airport Entrance Security Measures

On September 12 ACI Europe met with Jan Jambon, Vice-Prime Minister of Belgium and Security & Interior Minister, to discuss security measures at Belgian airports … More ››

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Birmingham Airport Lights up ATC Tower in Gold for Child Cancer Awareness

Birmingham Airport, UK, is supporting childhood cancer by being part of its awareness campaign. From September 1 Birmingham Airport’s Air Traffic Control Tower (ATC) will … More ››

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Virgin Atlantic Provides Dreamliner Passengers With Live TV

Customers travelling with Virgin Atlantic this summer will now be able to tune in to live television onboard its Boeing 787’s, thanks to a partnership … More ››

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Heathrow Commits to Becoming World’s First Dementia Friendly Airport

London’s Heathrow Airport has announced its commitment to becoming the world’s first dementia friendly airport. Heathrow is working with the Alzheimer’s Society to change global … More ››

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Vietnamese Airport Information Systems Hacked

The airport public information systems at Vietnam’s two busiest airports were hacked to display messages criticising the country’s territory claims in the South China Sea. … 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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Explosions hit Brussels’ Zaventem Airport

Two explosions have struck the departures area of the terminal building at Brussels Zaventem airport (IATA: BRU). Thankfully, a third explosive device failed to detonate. … More ››

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