Legislation


Campaign to Save Birmingham Airport’s Original Terminal Building

A campaign and online petition has been launched to save Birmingham Airport’s historic first terminal building which has an uncertain future. The Elmdon terminal building … More ››

IATA: A Step Significant Step Towards Digitising Dangerous Goods

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) says it has taken a significant step forward in the digitalisation of the dangerous goods supply chain following the … More ››

American and Qantas file Application to Form Joint Business

American Airlines and Qantas say they have filed an application with the US Department of Transportation (DOT) seeking approval to form a joint business “to … More ››

Stansted Moves to Raise Passenger Cap

London Stansted Airport has submitted a planning application to Uttlesford District Council to raise the current cap on the number of passengers it is permitted … More ››

EASA Publishes its First Formal Opinion on Safe Drone Ops in Europe

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has published the first formal Opinion on safe operations for small drones in Europe.  EASA says it is an … More ››

Green Light for Miami Airport’s MIA Foreign Trade Zone

The Miami-Dade Aviation Department (MDAD) has gained final approval from the US Department of Commerce to designate Miami International Airport’s entire 3,230-acre land parcel as … More ››

AA Passenger Agent’s Instinct Saves Children from Online Predator

American Airlines has issued a statement that should help alert all airport and airline employees to the dangers of human trafficking.   The airline officially signed … More ››

Ryanair Recognises BALPA Union

Ryanair has confirmed that it has signed a formal union recognition agreement with the British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA), making it the sole representative body … More ››

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 ››

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 ››