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Schiphol to Install LED Lighting Along Runways

  Over the next few years, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol plans to replace all signs along its runways by new ones provided with LED lighting. The … More ››

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ADPI Wins Taiwan Runway Contract

Aéroports de Paris Ingénierie (ADPI), in partnership with Taiwanese design and engineering office Sinotech, has won a contract to redevelop the runways at Taiwan Taoyuan … More ››

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Dubai Airports to Upgrade Runways

Operator Dubai Airports plans to undertake an extensive runway enhancement project at Dubai International (DXB) during an 80-day period commencing May 1, 2014. To safeguard … More ››

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Chopin Airport to Close Runway for Overhaul

  Chopin Airport, Poland, will close RWY 3 for six months to carry out major repair work, which last took place almost 30 years ago.  … More ››

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Extended Runway Opens at Halifax Stanfield

The newly-extended main runway at Halifax Stanfield International Airport was officially opened on January 21, allowing Atlantic Canada to “embark on a new era in … More ››

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Runway to Prosperity

Carroll McCormick finds out how a runway extension will make Erie International competitive with peer airports. On November 8, 2012, two years ahead of schedule … More ››

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Let There Be LEDs

Martyn Cartledge explains how Manchester Airport is leading the        way with recently approved LED lighting technology. On August 17, 2012, a NOTAM was issued … More ››

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Oslo Considers Runway Options

Oslo Gardermoen Airport (OSL) has announced that a decision on where its third runway will be built will be made: “in 2013”.  The Norwegian Government … More ››

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Runway Extension Begins

Work has started on a runway extension at Birmingham Airport, UK.  By extending the existing runway by 1, 328ft (405m), aircraft will be able to … More ››

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A ‘Safety-First’ Approach to Russia’s Airport Expansion Plans

A year on from a runway accident which killed 44 members of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl ice-hockey team, UK fibreglass approach mast manufacturer Pollite is reminding … More ››

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