Airport Security

Security Screening Trial Underway at Shannon Airport

XP Dite airport Security Shannon Airport. Photo: Arthur Ellis.

A new checkpoint passenger security screening concept is being trialled at Shannon Airport. Shannon is the first airport in the world to trial the new … More ››

Heathrow Commits to Becoming World’s First Dementia Friendly Airport


London’s Heathrow Airport has announced its commitment to becoming the world’s first dementia friendly airport. Heathrow is working with the Alzheimer’s Society to change global … More ››

Frankfurt Reopens Visitors’ Terrace

(Photo: Fraport)

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

(Boeing 777 9M-MRO went missing on a flight between Kuala Lumpur and Beijing on March, 8 ,2014. (KEY- Alan Warnes)

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 ››

Rain Curtails Opening Day of 2016 Farnborough Air Show

The electrical power was switched off inside the exhibition halls as thousands of visitors were leaving Monday’s Farnborough event.  (KEY – Tom Allett

A freak rain storm forced the organisers of the Farnborough Air Show to end the opening day of the event early. Torrential rain, which began … More ››

Flights Resume After Istanbul Ataturk Airport Attack

People leave Turkey's largest airport, Istanbul Ataturk, Turkey, following a blast June 28, 2016.    (REUTERS/Osman Orsal )

Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport recommenced flight operations just hours after a gun and bomb attack killed 44 people and injured more than 230 others on June … More ››

Lisbon Airport Upgrades Operational and Commercial Areas

Lisbon upgrade

Lisbon Humberto Delgado Airport says it is “getting more functional” after concession-holder ANA/VINCI Airports has invested in upgrading its operating capacity and commercial areas. There … More ››

EgyptAir Crash: Both ‘Black Boxes’ Recovered

EgyptAir Flight MS804 crashed on May 19, 2016. (Photo: Airteamimages)

Both ‘Black Box’ data recorders have been recovered from the wreckage of EgyptAir flight MS804 that crashed into the Mediterranean Sea last month. Although the … More ››

IATA Calls for Solution on Schengen – US/Canada Visa

Boeing 747

The International Air Association (IATA) has called on EU and North American governments to resolve what it describes as a looming crisis for the EU–US/Canada … More ››

EgyptAir Flight Crashes into the Mediterranean Sea

May 19: EgyptAir flight MS804 from Paris CDG to Cairo has crashed into the Mediterranean Sea soon after entering Egyptian airspace. The aircraft, an Airbus … More ››