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Iberia Wins 17 Ground Handling Licences

IBERIA Ground Services

Iberia Airport Services (IAS) has won a total of 17 licences for supplying handling services to Spanish airports according to the bid results announced by … More ››

Finnair Expands Codeshares With oneworld Partners

FIN Airbus A330

Finnair says it is strengthening ties with fellow oneworld alliance members Japan Airlines and Qantas with new codeshare services to Busan, South Korea and Perth, … More ››

La Compagnie Chooses Monarch for Line Maintenance

LA COMPAGNIE

Monarch Aircraft Engineering Ltd (MAEL), the engineering division of The Monarch Group, has secured a contract with DreamJet SAS, operating as La Compagnie to provide … 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

Brisbane Receives Best Rating

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) annual Airport Monitoring Report has put Brisbane Airport (IATA: BNE) at the top of its latest ratings. The … More ››

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 ››

Cargo

Swissport Awarded Second Saudi Ground Handling License

Swissport International has announced it has been awarded a second ground handling license for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Swissport Saudi Arabia (SSA), which is … More ››

China Airlines Moves its Middle East Cargo hub to DWC

China Airlines, the Taiwan-based carrier, relocated its regional base to Al Maktoum International Airport, Dubai, (IATA: DWC) on April 16. The first flight, which arrived … More ››

Ground Handling

Iberia Wins 17 Ground Handling Licences

Iberia Airport Services (IAS) has won a total of 17 licences for supplying handling services to Spanish airports according to the bid results announced by … More ››

LATAM Group opens largest VIP Lounge in South America

LAN Airlines and TAM Airlines, members of LATAM Airlines Group, have opened the largest VIP lounge in South America in Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport … More ››

Security

Gatwick Goes Paperless for ID Applications

By selecting a revolutionary Airport ID Pass Application vetting and issuance solution, hosted in the Cloud, London Gatwick Airport has become the world’s first airport … More ››

Australia Introduces Two in the Cockpit Rule

Australia has introduced new aviation legislation that make it compulsory for two flight crew staff to be in the cockpit at all times. The rule … More ››

Passenger Terminal

Iberia Wins 17 Ground Handling Licences

Iberia Airport Services (IAS) has won a total of 17 licences for supplying handling services to Spanish airports according to the bid results announced by … More ››

LATAM Group opens largest VIP Lounge in South America

LAN Airlines and TAM Airlines, members of LATAM Airlines Group, have opened the largest VIP lounge in South America in Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport … More ››

Airliner Focus

Iberia Wins 17 Ground Handling Licences

Iberia Airport Services (IAS) has won a total of 17 licences for supplying handling services to Spanish airports according to the bid results announced by … More ››

Finnair Expands Codeshares With oneworld Partners

Finnair says it is strengthening ties with fellow oneworld alliance members Japan Airlines and Qantas with new codeshare services to Busan, South Korea and Perth, … More ››

Airports

UK Airport Runway Decision Delayed

Sir Howard Davies, Chairman of the UK’s Airports Commission, has announced he will take further evidence on potential air pollution problems that could result from … More ››

Shared lounge at Heathrow

THE FIRST shared-use facility at London Heathrow’s Terminal 5 is set to open this summer. Aspire, the Lounge and Spa at LHR T5 will be … 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 ››