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Gatwick Airport Develops Options for Second Runway

Gatwick Airport Limited is beginning detailed work on options for a new runway, despite its July 2012 statement claiming that plans were not yet in … More ››

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Maintaining Manchester

Martyn Cartledge spent a night with the team resurfacing one of Manchester Airport’s two runways. It’s the early hours, it’s raining and I’m standing on … More ››

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“Forget The South East, Think Birmingham Airport”

As fresh arguments continue over the Heathrow problem, CEO Paul Kehoe tells Roy Allen that many should consider the merits of fast-developing Birmingham Airport. Birmingham … More ››

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Tbilisi Second Runway Renovations Started

TAV Georgia, a subsidiary of TAV Airports, has started renovation works for the second runway at Tbilisi Airport.  Once completed, the runway will be able … More ››

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Will Government Reshuffle Provide Heathrow Boost?

As the British Government returns to Parliament after the summer break, Prime Minister David Cameron has begun the coalition’s first major reshuffle since it was … More ››

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Runway Extension Started

  Construction for a 984ft (300m) runway extension at London Southend Airport began on September 11, 2011. Due to be completed by the end of … More ››

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Great News for Munich Airport

Munich Airport has received planning permission to build a third runway. FMG, Munich Airport’s operating company, welcomed the approval decision by the District Government of … More ››

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Life On The Fast Lane

Tom Allett joined Munich Airport’s friction testing team for a demonstration of its summertime duties.   WHILE FRICTION testing teams are always in demand during … More ››

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