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IATA – Demand for Air Travel is Strongest in Five Years

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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced global passenger traffic results for 2015 showing demand (revenue passenger kilometres or RPKs) rose 6.5% for the … More ››

Swiss Takes Delivery of First Boeing 777-300

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Swiss International Air Lines took delivery of the first of nine new Boeing 777-300ERs on January 29. The aircraft was flown direct from Seattle to … More ››

Fraport and Lufthansa Launch Frankfurt Digital Shop

FRA Digital Shop

Lufthansa and Fraport have partnered to create new digital shopping possibilities for passengers at Frankfurt Airport. The two companies say it will provide more comfort, … More ››

Airfield / Airport Lighting

Mack Brooks Exhibitions Renews GATE inter airport Agreement

At this year’s 20th anniversary edition of inter airport Europe, Mack Brooks Exhibitions has renewed the partnership agreement with GATE, German Airport Technology and Equipment. … More ››

Davies Report Recommends Third Runway for Heathrow

The UK’s Airports Commission, led by Sir Howard Davies, has recommended a third runway should be built at London’s Heathrow. The commission’s report describes the … More ››

Baggage Handling

Three-Month Countdown to the Opening of Munich’s T2 Satellite

Munich Airport (IATA: MUC) has announced that its new satellite facility for Terminal 2 will be commissioned on April 26, 2016. That date has now … More ››

A Record 55 Million Passengers for Singapore Changi Airport

Singapore Changi Airport (IATA: SIN) achieved record passenger figures in 2015, handling 55.4 million passengers and 346,330 landings and take-offs during the year. This represented … More ››

Cargo

FedEx Express Opens Nordic Gateway at Copenhagen Airport

FedEx Express officially opened its new gateway facility at Copenhagen Airport (IATA: CPH) on January 28. The new building will serve inbound and outbound shipments … More ››

British Government Reaffirms South East Runway Commitment

The British Government has reaffirmed its commitment to build a new runway in South East England. Delivering a speech at the British Air Transport Association … More ››

Ground Handling

IATA – Demand for Air Travel is Strongest in Five Years

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced global passenger traffic results for 2015 showing demand (revenue passenger kilometres or RPKs) rose 6.5% for the … More ››

Swiss Takes Delivery of First Boeing 777-300

Swiss International Air Lines took delivery of the first of nine new Boeing 777-300ERs on January 29. The aircraft was flown direct from Seattle to … More ››

Security

Bristol Airport Reports Record Year

Bristol Airport in the southwest of England has announced 6.76 million passengers used Bristol Airport in 2015, surpassing the total for the previous 12 months … More ››

Russia Says ‘Terror act’ Downed Airliner over Sinai Desert

Alexander Bortnikov, head of Russia’s Federal Security Service, the FSB, has said an act of terror brought down the Russian Metrojet Airbus A321 in the … More ››

Passenger Terminal

IATA – Demand for Air Travel is Strongest in Five Years

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced global passenger traffic results for 2015 showing demand (revenue passenger kilometres or RPKs) rose 6.5% for the … More ››

Swiss Takes Delivery of First Boeing 777-300

Swiss International Air Lines took delivery of the first of nine new Boeing 777-300ERs on January 29. The aircraft was flown direct from Seattle to … More ››

Airliner Focus

IATA – Demand for Air Travel is Strongest in Five Years

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced global passenger traffic results for 2015 showing demand (revenue passenger kilometres or RPKs) rose 6.5% for the … More ››

Swiss Takes Delivery of First Boeing 777-300

Swiss International Air Lines took delivery of the first of nine new Boeing 777-300ERs on January 29. The aircraft was flown direct from Seattle to … More ››

Airports

IATA – Demand for Air Travel is Strongest in Five Years

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced global passenger traffic results for 2015 showing demand (revenue passenger kilometres or RPKs) rose 6.5% for the … More ››

Swiss Takes Delivery of First Boeing 777-300

Swiss International Air Lines took delivery of the first of nine new Boeing 777-300ERs on January 29. The aircraft was flown direct from Seattle to … More ››

IT

Fraport and Lufthansa Launch Frankfurt Digital Shop

Lufthansa and Fraport have partnered to create new digital shopping possibilities for passengers at Frankfurt Airport. The two companies say it will provide more comfort, … More ››

Three-Month Countdown to the Opening of Munich’s T2 Satellite

Munich Airport (IATA: MUC) has announced that its new satellite facility for Terminal 2 will be commissioned on April 26, 2016. That date has now … More ››