Border Checks Lead to European Passengers Experiencing Huge Delays

Thousands of flights have been delayed because EU border controls are significantly understaffed to comply with tightened immigration checks. Many passengers have missed their flights … More ››

Gatwick Awards Construction Frameworks

Gatwick Airport has announced the award of two new Frameworks for construction activity at the airport in support of its recently announced five-year Capital Investment … More ››

Fraport Signs Lima Airport Agreement

Lima Airport Partners (LAP) – a Fraport AG majority-owned company – and the government of Peru have signed an amendment to the 2001 Lima Airport … More ››

Four Airlines Removed From ‘Laptop Ban’

The US authorities have removed four airlines from its ‘Laptop ban’ list. Back in March, the US banned all electronic items larger than a smart … More ››

US Requires Enhanced Screening to Replace ‘Laptop Ban’

On June 28 the US Homeland Security Secretary, John Kelly, announced heightened security measures for foreign flights arriving in the United States. The US authorities … More ››

Stansted Announces Community Consultation Events

London Stansted has announced a programme of local community consultation events to gather the views of local residents to help shape its plans to make … More ››

Boeing 737 MAX 8 Approval for Monarch Aircraft Engineering

Monarch Aircraft Engineering Limited (MAEL), the engineering division of Monarch, a low-cost airline and holiday company, has announce it has gained approval to add the … More ››

Airlines Rebrand their Brussels-based Association as AIRE

On June 13, 19 airlines announced they had joined forces under a new name. LOT Polish Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines and the 16 … More ››

3i Takes Ownership of Belfast City Airport

A fund managed by 3i Group plc (“3i”) took ownership of George Best Belfast City Airport (IATA: BHD) on June 1. 3i is an international … More ››

IAI’s TaxiBot Certified for Airbus A320 Family Operations

Israel Aerospace Industries’ (IAI) TaxiBot, the semi-robotic pilot-controlled aircraft tractor for dispatch towing, has obtained EASA certification for handling the Airbus A320 aircraft family. TaxiBot, … More ››