Baggage Handling


Europe’s Airports Welcomed a Record-breaking 2bn Passengers in 2016

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The European airport trade association, ACI EUROPE, has releases its full year traffic report for 2016. This is the only air transport report which includes … More ››

Swissport Awarded Emirates SkyCargo Contract

Emirates SkyCargo 747

Swissport Cargo Services France, a subsidiary of Swissport International, will handle cargo at Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Lyon (LYS) and Nice (NCE) airports for … More ››

KLM Returns to London City Airport

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On February 6, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and London City Airport launched a new route between London City and Amsterdam, with the inaugural flight landing … More ››

American Airlines Relocates LAX Aircraft Gates

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American Airlines will switch four boarding gates and its American Eagle shuttle bus gate to Terminal 5 from their current location in Terminal 6, beginning … More ››

Gatwick’s Advice to BA, easyJet and Virgin Atlantic Passengers on Terminal Moves

Gatwick Airport (J Milstein)

Gatwick Airport is advising British Airways, easyJet, and Virgin Atlantic passengers to check through which terminal they will be travelling, as it prepares to relocate … More ››

Construction Contract Awarded for the Future Mexico City Airport

The design of the new Mexico City airport.  (FCC)

The Mexican Government has awarded a US$4.2 billion construction contract for the new Mexico City International Airport terminal to the Grupo Carso consortium. It comprises … More ››

Gatwick Increases Single Runway Record

Gatwick Airport

Gatwick Airport has announced that it has increased its lead as the world’s most efficient single-runway airport – with 43 million passengers travelling through the … More ››

Birmingham, UK, Tops 2016 Punctuality League

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Birmingham Airport (IATA: BHX) has been named the world’s most punctual airport in 2016 by air travel intelligence company OAG, with 91.28% of arriving and … More ››

Christmas Strike Action by BA Cabin Crew Suspended

(Photo: Jeff Garrish / British Airways)

Strike action by British Airways cabin crew set to take place over the Christmas holiday has been suspended says the Unite union. Unite’s cabin crew … More ››

New Uniform for Iberia Ground Staff

Iberia unveiled its new ground staff uniform on December 21.  (Iberia)

Iberia Airport Services unveiled a new staff uniform on December 21. A photo-shoot to mark the occasion was held on the apron of its hub … More ››