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L-3’s Compact ProVision 2 Scanner Receives EU Approval

L-3 Security & Detection Systems has announced that its ProVision 2 checkpoint security scanner meets European aviation standards following testing under the European Civil Aviation … More ››

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Ryanair’s Proposed Takeover of Aer Lingus Blocked for Third Time

The European Commission has prohibited the proposed takeover of Irish flag carrier Aer Lingus by the low-cost airline Ryanair.  It concluded that the acquisition, which … More ››

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European Airport Traffic Suffers “Alarming” Decline

European airport trade body ACI Europe has released its traffic results for 2012, a year marked by a progressive slowdown in passenger traffic and continued … More ››

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ProVision: EU Approved

Tom Allett spoke to L-3 about its ProVision ATD image-free security scanner, which has now received approval from the European Union.   Since the 9/11 … More ››

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Scanner Receives CEP Approval

The ProVision Automatic Target Detection (ATD) checkpoint security scanner from L-3 Security & Detection Systems (SDS) has met European standards, following testing under the European … More ››

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EU Postpones ETS Extension

The European Union (EU) has postponed planned extension of its Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) for a year, in the hopes that the International Civil Aviation … More ››

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US Senate Exempts US Carriers from EU ETS Scheme

The US Senate has passed a bill that enables the US Transportation Secretary to tell US airlines not to participate in the European Union Emissions … More ››

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IATA Criticises EU

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has urged the European Union (EU) to abandon its “misguided” plans to include aviation in the Emissions Trading Scheme … More ››

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Malpensa to Improve Rail Link

Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy, has revealed a scheme to connect its Terminals 1 and 2 with a rail link.  The plans will be put into … More ››

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AFRAA Concern

THE AFRICAN Airlines Association (AFRAA) reiterated its strong criticism of the EU’s “continued unilateral practice of blacklisting of mainly African states and airlines with no … More ››

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