Category Archives: Legislation

Heathrow Third Runway is a ‘Threat to UK Flights’

Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London, has written to the leaders of cities and regions around Britain to warn them that nearly half the flights … More ››

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Spain’s Ciudad Real Airport Auctioned for €10,000

A Chinese-led consortium has won a bankruptcy auction for Spain’s Ciudad Real Airport which closed in 2012. The sole bidder was the Tzaneen International group … More ››

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Munich Welcomes Third Runway Court Ruling

The Federal Administrative Court in Leipzig has dismissed the six outstanding complaints filed by the environmental group Bund Naturschutz Bayern and five private individuals. The … More ››

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Sochi Airport Welcomes Iran’s Mahan

One of the largest Iranian carriers, Mahan Air, performed the first Tehran-Sochi flight on July 14, launching a regular nonstop service between Iranian capital and … More ››

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Gatwick Expansion ‘Remains Only Deliverable Option’

Responding to the Airports Commission Final Report on July 1, Gatwick Airport said it remained confident that it will still be chosen for expansion as … More ››

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Davies Report Recommends Third Runway for Heathrow

The UK’s Airports Commission, led by Sir Howard Davies, has recommended a third runway should be built at London’s Heathrow. The commission’s report describes the … More ››

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“Not Just a Second Runway” Says Gatwick Architect

With a final recommendation on the UK’s next runway expected shortly, new images have been unveiled of Gatwick’s plans with architect Sir Terry Farrell saying … More ››

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Connectivity and Consumers: EU Aviation Strategy

On the occasion of the 25th ACI Europe Annual Assembly, Congress and Exhibition taking place in Prague, Arnaud Feist, President of ACI Europe and CEO … More ››

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Edinburgh Airport Officially Launches Airspace Trial

Edinburgh Airport officially launched its new Airspace Trial on June 25 which involves a percentage of aircraft departing in a westerly direction take a different … More ››

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ICAO Confirms New E-Cigarette Restrictions

The International Civil Aviation Organization has amended the 2015-2016 edition of its Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air (ICAO Doc … More ››

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