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Easyjet to Require Two Crew on Flightdeck at All Times

EasyJet

UK low-cost carrier Easyjet has announced it will require two crew members to be in the cockpit of its aircraft at all times whilst airborne. … More ››

Co-pilot ‘Deliberately Crashed’ Germanwings Airliner

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French officials investigating the loss of the Germanwings Airbus A320 that crashed into the French Alps on Tuesday have said it appears that the co-pilot … More ››

Tampere-Pirkkala Airport Renovation Complete

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Finnish airport operator Finavia has completed the renovation of Tampere-Pirkkala airport’s Terminal 2, which serves international passengers. Travellers will be able to use the facility … More ››

Airfield / Airport Lighting

£16m Heathrow Taxiway Contract Awarded

Construction and infrastructure company Morgan Sindall has been appointed by Heathrow Airport to work on the £16 million improvement project on phase one of Sierra … More ››

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 ››

Baggage Handling

Tampere-Pirkkala Airport Renovation Complete

Finnish airport operator Finavia has completed the renovation of Tampere-Pirkkala airport’s Terminal 2, which serves international passengers. Travellers will be able to use the facility … More ››

International Baggage Statistics Revealed

The 2015 edition of SITA’s annual Baggage Report was released on March 26. This comprehensive study of baggage trends and statistics documents how, despite an … More ››

Cargo

Gulf Air Suspends Sana’a Operations on Security Grounds

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has confirmed the suspension of its five weekly flights to and from Sana’a International Airport … More ››

US Airport Infrastructure ‘Needs $75.7 Billion’

US airports have an estimated $75.7 billion in infrastructure investment through 2019 necessary to accommodate growth in passenger and cargo activity, rehabilitate existing facilities, and … More ››

Ground Handling

International Baggage Statistics Revealed

The 2015 edition of SITA’s annual Baggage Report was released on March 26. This comprehensive study of baggage trends and statistics documents how, despite an … More ››

Icelandair Relocates to Heathrow Terminal 2

Icelandair has relocated its London Heathrow Airport operations to Terminal 2. The carrier, that celebrates 70 years of flying to the UK this year, honoured … More ››

Security

Co-pilot ‘Deliberately Crashed’ Germanwings Airliner

French officials investigating the loss of the Germanwings Airbus A320 that crashed into the French Alps on Tuesday have said it appears that the co-pilot … More ››

Gulf Air Suspends Sana’a Operations on Security Grounds

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has confirmed the suspension of its five weekly flights to and from Sana’a International Airport … More ››

Passenger Terminal

Tampere-Pirkkala Airport Renovation Complete

Finnish airport operator Finavia has completed the renovation of Tampere-Pirkkala airport’s Terminal 2, which serves international passengers. Travellers will be able to use the facility … More ››

International Baggage Statistics Revealed

The 2015 edition of SITA’s annual Baggage Report was released on March 26. This comprehensive study of baggage trends and statistics documents how, despite an … More ››

Airliner Focus

Easyjet to Require Two Crew on Flightdeck at All Times

UK low-cost carrier Easyjet has announced it will require two crew members to be in the cockpit of its aircraft at all times whilst airborne. … More ››

Co-pilot ‘Deliberately Crashed’ Germanwings Airliner

French officials investigating the loss of the Germanwings Airbus A320 that crashed into the French Alps on Tuesday have said it appears that the co-pilot … More ››

Airports

Tampere-Pirkkala Airport Renovation Complete

Finnish airport operator Finavia has completed the renovation of Tampere-Pirkkala airport’s Terminal 2, which serves international passengers. Travellers will be able to use the facility … More ››

International Baggage Statistics Revealed

The 2015 edition of SITA’s annual Baggage Report was released on March 26. This comprehensive study of baggage trends and statistics documents how, despite an … More ››

IT

US Airport Infrastructure ‘Needs $75.7 Billion’

US airports have an estimated $75.7 billion in infrastructure investment through 2019 necessary to accommodate growth in passenger and cargo activity, rehabilitate existing facilities, and … More ››

Automatic Electronic Gates for Larnaka

Hermes Airports has announced the introduction of automatic-electronic gates at Larnaka International Airport, Cyprus. The airport operator says this is the first phase of the … More ››