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British Airways Delivers a new Cranfield Facility

Pictured from left to right from Cranfield University are:  
Professor Graham Braithwaite, Head, Transport and Safety Engineering ;
Professor Philip John, Pro-Vice-Chancellor - Aerospace, Transport, Manufacturing and Professor Sir Peter Gregson, Chief Executive & Vice-Chancellor

Cranfield University in the UK has announced it has an impressive new research and teaching facility – a Boeing B737-400 airliner – which has been … More ››

Frankfurt Main’s Terminal 2 is 20 Years Old

A line-up of all tri-jet airliners at Frankfurt's Terminal 2 in 1994.  All passenger versions of the DC-10s and TriStar airliners that dominate the line up have since been retired. However, passenger MD-11s - one of which can just be seen at the far left of the picture - still fly with KLM, though even they are set to be withdrawn in the next few days. (Picture: Fraport)

October 24, 2014, marks the 20th anniversary of the opening of Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal Its owner/operator, Fraport, says it was the first terminal in the … More ››

IATA Reports Passenger Growth

Boeing 747

IATA’s latest passenger statistics record largely encouraging passenger figures during August.  Growth in international air passengers improved in August with a rise of 4.5% compared … More ››

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Delta Celebrates 10th Anniversary of ‘Breast Cancer One’ Survivor Flight

Delta Air Lines’ annual ‘Breast Cancer One’ employee survivor flight took place on September 29, kicking off the airline’s month-long campaign to generate awareness and … More ››

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 ››

Baggage Handling

Delta Celebrates 10th Anniversary of ‘Breast Cancer One’ Survivor Flight

Delta Air Lines’ annual ‘Breast Cancer One’ employee survivor flight took place on September 29, kicking off the airline’s month-long campaign to generate awareness and … More ››

Miami Baggage Attendant’s Generosity Earns Him Employee of the Month

Envoy Air bag attendant Lavel Lyons was named Miami International Airport’s Employee of the Month recently for his generosity in helping two passengers with their … More ››

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Delta Celebrates 10th Anniversary of ‘Breast Cancer One’ Survivor Flight

Delta Air Lines’ annual ‘Breast Cancer One’ employee survivor flight took place on September 29, kicking off the airline’s month-long campaign to generate awareness and … More ››

Blackpool Airport May Close in October

Blackpool Airport has announced airport operations may have to cease on October 15 if it fails to find a buyer.  On August 28, 2014, it … More ››

Ground Handling

Heathrow’s Ebola Screening Starts Today

The British Government’s Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has announced the screening of passengers inbound from Ebola disease-affected countries will start at Heathrow today (Tuesday October 14). … More ››

Pier 5 Enhanced at Heathrow’s Terminal 3

VINCI Construction UK has handed over a new Multi Aircraft Ramp Stand (MARS) which features a fixed link at Terminal 3 for client Heathrow Airport. … More ››

Security

Delta Celebrates 10th Anniversary of ‘Breast Cancer One’ Survivor Flight

Delta Air Lines’ annual ‘Breast Cancer One’ employee survivor flight took place on September 29, kicking off the airline’s month-long campaign to generate awareness and … More ››

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 ››

Passenger Terminal

Frankfurt Main’s Terminal 2 is 20 Years Old

October 24, 2014, marks the 20th anniversary of the opening of Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal Its owner/operator, Fraport, says it was the first terminal in the … More ››

IATA Reports Passenger Growth

IATA’s latest passenger statistics record largely encouraging passenger figures during August.  Growth in international air passengers improved in August with a rise of 4.5% compared … More ››

Airliner Focus

Frankfurt Main’s Terminal 2 is 20 Years Old

October 24, 2014, marks the 20th anniversary of the opening of Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal Its owner/operator, Fraport, says it was the first terminal in the … More ››

IATA Reports Passenger Growth

IATA’s latest passenger statistics record largely encouraging passenger figures during August.  Growth in international air passengers improved in August with a rise of 4.5% compared … More ››

Airports

Frankfurt Main’s Terminal 2 is 20 Years Old

October 24, 2014, marks the 20th anniversary of the opening of Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal Its owner/operator, Fraport, says it was the first terminal in the … More ››

Qatar Airways Announces Frankfurt as First A350 Route

Qatar Airways has announced Frankfurt as the first route for its new A350 Xtra Wide Body (XWB) aircraft. As the Global Launch operator of the A350 … More ››

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Delta Celebrates 10th Anniversary of ‘Breast Cancer One’ Survivor Flight

Delta Air Lines’ annual ‘Breast Cancer One’ employee survivor flight took place on September 29, kicking off the airline’s month-long campaign to generate awareness and … More ››

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 ››