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Peel Takes Control at Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Liverpool Terminal Building night

Liverpool John Lennon Airport (JLA) has announced a change to the structure of its ownership.  The Peel Group, which previously held a 35% shareholding in … More ››

First Air BP Re-fuelling at Cannes Mandelieu Airport

AirBPnowat CannesAirport

Following the announcement made at this year’s Schedulers and Dispatchers conference in February that Air BP was to become the sole fuel provider at Cannes … More ››

Rickenbacker Airport is New Amerijet Hub

Amerijet at night

Amerijet International has announced its selection of Rickenbacker International Airport in Ohio, USA, as one of its key air cargo hubs connecting eleven cities within … More ››

Airfield / Airport Lighting

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 ››

Schiphol to Install LED Lighting Along Runways

  Over the next few years, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol plans to replace all signs along its runways by new ones provided with LED lighting. The … More ››

Baggage Handling

Edinburgh Airport Introduces State-of-the-art Bag Drop Facility

Passengers at Edinburgh Airport will now have the chance to use the UK’s first multi-airline bag drop facility – speeding up the check-in process and … More ››

BEUMER Group Wins Heathrow T4 Arrivals Baggage Contract

The BEUMER Group UK has been awarded a contract by VINCI Construction UK to design, supply and install the arrivals baggage handling system for London … More ››

Cargo

Rickenbacker Airport is New Amerijet Hub

Amerijet International has announced its selection of Rickenbacker International Airport in Ohio, USA, as one of its key air cargo hubs connecting eleven cities within … More ››

Al Maktoum Freight Volumes Rise

Air freight volumes at Al Maktoum International at Dubai World Central (DWC) grew by 15.9% in the fourth quarter of 2013 with 63,028 tonnes of … More ››

Ground Handling

First Air BP Re-fuelling at Cannes Mandelieu Airport

Following the announcement made at this year’s Schedulers and Dispatchers conference in February that Air BP was to become the sole fuel provider at Cannes … More ››

Rickenbacker Airport is New Amerijet Hub

Amerijet International has announced its selection of Rickenbacker International Airport in Ohio, USA, as one of its key air cargo hubs connecting eleven cities within … More ››

Security

Malaysian Airlines MH370 – Still Missing

  If you are in the commercial aviation industry, there really is only one news story this week. One week after the baffling disappearance of … More ››

Call for More Border Agency Collaboration

The Biometrics Institute, the independent and international impartial body representing the users, vendors and researchers of biometrics is calling for closer collaboration between border agencies … More ››

Passenger Terminal

Peel Takes Control at Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Liverpool John Lennon Airport (JLA) has announced a change to the structure of its ownership.  The Peel Group, which previously held a 35% shareholding in … More ››

FIFA World Cup Trophy Visits Miami

  The FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour touched down at Miami International Airport (MIA) on April 15, marking one of the final stops on the … More ››

Airliner Focus

Rickenbacker Airport is New Amerijet Hub

Amerijet International has announced its selection of Rickenbacker International Airport in Ohio, USA, as one of its key air cargo hubs connecting eleven cities within … More ››

Boeing Delivers 8,000th 737

On April 16 Boeing delivered the 8,000th 737 to come off the production line to United Airlines.  The aircraft, a Next-Generation 737-900ER (Extended Range), features … More ››

Airports

Peel Takes Control at Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Liverpool John Lennon Airport (JLA) has announced a change to the structure of its ownership.  The Peel Group, which previously held a 35% shareholding in … More ››

First Air BP Re-fuelling at Cannes Mandelieu Airport

Following the announcement made at this year’s Schedulers and Dispatchers conference in February that Air BP was to become the sole fuel provider at Cannes … 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 ››