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UK Minister to Consider Airport Alcohol Restrictions

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The UK’s new Aviation Minister, Lord Ahmad, has told the Press Association he will examine the way in which alcohol is sold at airports. His … More ››

Frankfurt Reopens Visitors’ Terrace

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One of the most popular leisure attractions in the Frankfurt Rhine-Main Region is now once again available for tourists and local residents to enjoy. Right … More ››

Malaysia Airlines Announces 737 MAX Orders

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Boeing and Malaysia Airlines has announced an order for 25 737 MAX 8 airliners, valued at $2.75 billion dollars at current list prices. The order, … More ››

Airfield / Airport Lighting

Green Light for London City Airport Expansion

The British Government has given the go-ahead for a £344million expansion plan for London City Airport (IATA: LCY). The announcement was made on July 27 … More ››

Athens International Airport to Participate in “Earth Hour” 2016

For the eighth year in a row, Athens International Airport will join the WWF’s global initiative “Earth Hour” which takes place on Saturday, March 19. … More ››

Baggage Handling

Ground Handling: dnata Acquires Air Dispatch

Air services provider dnata has reached an agreement to purchase a majority stake in Air Dispatch (which is part of the Chapman Freeborn Group). Air … More ››

IATA: Latest Passenger Figures up but Terror and Brexit Fears Exist

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced global passenger traffic results for May 2016 showing that demand (measured in revenue passenger kilometers, or RPKs) … More ››

Cargo

Malaysia Airlines Announces 737 MAX Orders

Boeing and Malaysia Airlines has announced an order for 25 737 MAX 8 airliners, valued at $2.75 billion dollars at current list prices. The order, … More ››

London Mayor Urges Government to Choose Gatwick for New Runway

On a visit to Gatwick, the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, underlined his support for the construction of a second runway at the airport. The … More ››

Ground Handling

Malaysia Airlines Announces 737 MAX Orders

Boeing and Malaysia Airlines has announced an order for 25 737 MAX 8 airliners, valued at $2.75 billion dollars at current list prices. The order, … More ››

Green Light for London City Airport Expansion

The British Government has given the go-ahead for a £344million expansion plan for London City Airport (IATA: LCY). The announcement was made on July 27 … More ››

Security

Frankfurt Reopens Visitors’ Terrace

One of the most popular leisure attractions in the Frankfurt Rhine-Main Region is now once again available for tourists and local residents to enjoy. Right … More ››

MH370: Search May be Suspended

The long-running search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 may be suspended rather than given up if debris from the Boeing 777 airliner is … More ››

Passenger Terminal

UK Minister to Consider Airport Alcohol Restrictions

The UK’s new Aviation Minister, Lord Ahmad, has told the Press Association he will examine the way in which alcohol is sold at airports. His … More ››

Frankfurt Reopens Visitors’ Terrace

One of the most popular leisure attractions in the Frankfurt Rhine-Main Region is now once again available for tourists and local residents to enjoy. Right … More ››

Airliner Focus

UK Minister to Consider Airport Alcohol Restrictions

The UK’s new Aviation Minister, Lord Ahmad, has told the Press Association he will examine the way in which alcohol is sold at airports. His … More ››

Frankfurt Reopens Visitors’ Terrace

One of the most popular leisure attractions in the Frankfurt Rhine-Main Region is now once again available for tourists and local residents to enjoy. Right … More ››

Airports

UK Minister to Consider Airport Alcohol Restrictions

The UK’s new Aviation Minister, Lord Ahmad, has told the Press Association he will examine the way in which alcohol is sold at airports. His … More ››

Frankfurt Reopens Visitors’ Terrace

One of the most popular leisure attractions in the Frankfurt Rhine-Main Region is now once again available for tourists and local residents to enjoy. Right … More ››

IT

Emergency Terminal Built by Quiport

The city of Manta, Ecuador, lost its air links with the rest of the country after the area was struck by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake … More ››

Explosions hit Brussels’ Zaventem Airport

Two explosions have struck the departures area of the terminal building at Brussels Zaventem airport (IATA: BRU). Thankfully, a third explosive device failed to detonate. … More ››