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Airbus A350 XWB Completes Route Proving World Tour

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The Airbus A350-900 has successfully completed a series of route proving trials after visiting 14 cities over the past three weeks.  At the technical route … More ››

AeroGround Signs Adria Airways Agreement

(Photo: Aeroground)

AeroGround Flughafen München GmbH, the ground handling subsidiary of the Munich Airport operating company (FMG), has signed an agreement with the Slovenian airline Adria Airways … More ››

Icelandic Airports Host Historic Lancaster

The Canadian Lancaster attracted large crowds and much press attention during its brief stay in Iceland.  (Photo: Reykjavik Airport)

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 ››

Airfield / Airport Lighting

Manston’s Airport Equipment to be Auctioned

Equipment and infrastructure from the recently-closed Manston Airport in Kent will be sold by auction on July 30-31. The equipment listed for sale by auctioneer … More ››

Detroit Metropolitan to Convert to LED

  Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) plans to replace all 6,050 lighting fixtures in both parking structures and increase the number of fixtures by 19% – … More ››

Baggage Handling

AeroGround Signs Adria Airways Agreement

AeroGround Flughafen München GmbH, the ground handling subsidiary of the Munich Airport operating company (FMG), has signed an agreement with the Slovenian airline Adria Airways … More ››

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 ››

Cargo

AeroGround Signs Adria Airways Agreement

AeroGround Flughafen München GmbH, the ground handling subsidiary of the Munich Airport operating company (FMG), has signed an agreement with the Slovenian airline Adria Airways … More ››

New Cargo Apron for Warsaw Chopin Airport

A new cargo apron has been completed at Warsaw’s Chopin Airport.  The airport says it hopes its expanded its infrastructure will enable the airport to … More ››

Ground Handling

AeroGround Signs Adria Airways Agreement

AeroGround Flughafen München GmbH, the ground handling subsidiary of the Munich Airport operating company (FMG), has signed an agreement with the Slovenian airline Adria Airways … More ››

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 ››

Security

Several Airlines Suspend Flights to Israel

Several US and European carriers have suspended flights to Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport following the US FAA’s decision to order three US airlines to stop … More ››

Eight Dead in Kabul Airport Suicide Bombing

A suicide bomber is reported to have killed four people, including at least three foreign security guards, during an attack adjacent to Kabul airport.  Government … More ››

Passenger Terminal

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 ››

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 ››

Airliner Focus

Airbus A350 XWB Completes Route Proving World Tour

The Airbus A350-900 has successfully completed a series of route proving trials after visiting 14 cities over the past three weeks.  At the technical route … More ››

AeroGround Signs Adria Airways Agreement

AeroGround Flughafen München GmbH, the ground handling subsidiary of the Munich Airport operating company (FMG), has signed an agreement with the Slovenian airline Adria Airways … More ››

Airports

Airbus A350 XWB Completes Route Proving World Tour

The Airbus A350-900 has successfully completed a series of route proving trials after visiting 14 cities over the past three weeks.  At the technical route … More ››

AeroGround Signs Adria Airways Agreement

AeroGround Flughafen München GmbH, the ground handling subsidiary of the Munich Airport operating company (FMG), has signed an agreement with the Slovenian airline Adria Airways … More ››

IT

SkyTeam Upgrades Check-In Service at Tokyo Narita Airport

The SkyTeam airline alliance, has tripled the number of self-service kiosks available to customers travelling from Tokyo’s Narita International Airport. Passengers can now use one … More ››

SITA Wins Indian Airport Contract

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has chosen SITA’s Airport Management System for use at ten airports across India; Chennai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Calicut, Jaipur, Mangalore, … More ››