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 ››

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 ››

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 ››

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 ››

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 ››

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 ››

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 ››

New IATA FIATA Air Cargo Program Launched in Canada

A new IATA FIATA Air Cargo Program (IFACP) has been launched in Canada. The new programme, which will be rolled out globally following the Canadian … More ››

UK CAA Assesses Airports’ Disability Facilities

The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has published a report that assesses the top 30 UK airports on the quality of assistance they provide to … More ››

Airlink to Perform Proving Flight to St Helena

The South African carrier, Airlink is expected to carry out a ‘proving flight’ to St Helena on Monday, August 21, 2017 using an Embraer E190-100IGW … More ››