Category Archives: Passenger Terminal

Finnair Celebrates 60 Years of Heathrow – Helsinki Flights

Today marks an exciting anniversary for Finnair, the world’s sixth-oldest airline still in operation.  Exactly 60 years ago today, on September 1, 1954, Finnair began … More ››

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Calgary Airport Gets Ready to Renumber its Facilities

Calgary Airport’s concourse names and gate numbers will change between midnight and 0400 on September 18, 2014. Concourse names and gate numbers will be different, … More ››

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Ryanair to bid for Cyprus Airways

Kenny Jacobs, Chief Marketing Officer for low-cost carrier Ryanair has said the airline plans to bid for loss-making Cyprus Airways, which is up for sale. … More ››

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Icelandic Airports Host Historic Lancaster

Iceland’s Keflavik and Reykjavik Airports jointly hosted an extremely rare World War Two-era visitor over August 6-7.  The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum’s Avro Lancaster – … More ››

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Runway 4-22 Permanently Closed at BWI

Runway 4-22 at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport was closed permanently on August 6.  As part of a multi-year, comprehensive series of airfield improvements, Runway … More ››

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Emirates Touches Down in Chicago

Emirates has completed the first flight of what is now a daily nonstop passenger service from Dubai to Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. The inaugural flight … More ››

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Swissport Granted Algerian Ground Handling Licences

Following a period when its baggage delivery service at London’s Gatwick was criticized last month, Swissport International (Swissport), has received some good news in the … More ››

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Winnipeg Completes Runway Rehabilitation

Winnipeg Airports Authority (WAA) has announced the completion of rehabilitation work on Runway 18/36 at Winnipeg Richardson International Airport.  The project included complete asphalt pavement … More ››

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LAX Reports 6.5% Passenger Rise

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) officials have reported that total passengers during the first six months of 2014 rose 6.5% to 34,336,315 passengers from 32,217,517 … More ››

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Heathrow Launches National Connectivity Task Force

Lord John Shipley of Gosforth has been appointed as the independent chair of the National Connectivity Task Force which was first announced by Heathrow in … More ››

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