Category Archives: Legislation

First National Certificate in Airside Operations Awarded  

A Heathrow employee has become the first airside operative in the UK to be awarded the nationally recognised Certificate in Airside Operations. With aerodrome operators … More ››

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Commercial Flights to Resume Between Egypt and Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin has authorised commercial flights between Egypt and Russia to resume following a two-year suspension that followed the loss of Metrojet Flight … More ››

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Copenhagen Airport to Reduce Airline Charges

Copenhagen Airports A/S has announced that, subject to approval by the Danish Transport, Construction and Housing Authority, it will reduce the charges levied on airlines … More ››

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Rigby Group Buys Bournemouth Airport

Regional & City Airports (RCA), the airports management division of Rigby Group plc, has completed the purchase of Bournemouth Airport (IATA: BOH) from the Manchester … More ››

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Industry Disappointed by ‘Missed Opportunity’ for UK APD Tax

Many industry campaigners have responded to the British Government’s decision to maintain the Air Passenger Duty (APD) tax it levies on passengers departing from UK … More ››

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IATA Introduces I-ASC Survey to Enhance Safety

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched the IATA Aviation Safety Culture (I-ASC) survey to support airlines in the implementation of Safety Management Systems … More ››

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New US Airport Security Measures in Place

The US authorities have introduced new security measures which are designed to reduce the threat of hidden explosives. Starting on October 26, they include extra … More ››

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Monarch Airlines Ceases Trading

UK air carrier Monarch Airlines has ceased trading and ithe Civil Aviation Authority says its 300,000 future bookings for flights and holidays have been cancelled. … More ››

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Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Wins FAA Flight Paths Lawsuit

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (IATA: PHX) has announced that almost three years after the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) changed the flight paths in … More ››

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Lufthansa and German Government to Support the Restructuring of airberlin

As part of its ongoing restructuring airberlin has filed a provisional insolvency proceeding in self-administration at the local court of Berlin-Charlottenburg today (August 15). This … More ››

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