Category Archives: IT

Bagpipes Herald ‘Caledonian Girls Revival’ Fund-Raising Initiative

On January 16 the sound of the bagpipes at London Biggin Hill Airport heralded a revival of the famous ‘Caledonian Girls’ of British Caledonian Airways … More ››

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Construction Contract Awarded for the Future Mexico City Airport

The Mexican Government has awarded a US$4.2 billion construction contract for the new Mexico City International Airport terminal to the Grupo Carso consortium. It comprises … More ››

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Christmas Strike Action by BA Cabin Crew Suspended

Strike action by British Airways cabin crew set to take place over the Christmas holiday has been suspended says the Unite union. Unite’s cabin crew … More ››

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Stansted Airport Unveils Plans for new £130 million Development

London Stansted Airport has unveiled plans for a new £130 million arrivals building to significantly improve the passenger experience. The building is the latest phase … More ››

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British Airways’ Heathrow Cabin Crew to Strike Over Christmas

Following the rejection of a 2% pay rise, Heathrow-based BA cabin crew members belonging to the Unite union will take strike action on Christmas Day … More ››

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Aer Lingus Issues Visual Guides to Assist People Travelling With Autism

Aer Lingus has launched online visual guides to help people with autism and similar conditions prepare for air travel. Created in partnership with the Kinney … More ››

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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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