Airports

New Airports in Saudi Arabia

May 12, 2011 0

PLANS HAVE been announced to develop another three airports in Saudi Arabia. This is in addition to the two that were revealed last September. The Kingdom’s General Authority of Civil Aviation said that airports would […]

Airline Focus

FAA Drops Safety Rating for Barbados

May 12, 2011 0

THE US Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced that Barbados does not comply with international safety standards set by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), based on a recent assessment of Barbados’ […]

Appointments

New Airport VP for American Express

May 12, 2011 0

ON APRIL 4, American Express announced that Helen Grace has been appointed to Vice President in charge of Global Airport Services. The company says that the move is part of a wider realignment of its […]

Airports

New Appointees at JFK IAT T4

May 12, 2011 0

ON APRIL 5 JFKIAT, LLC, the company that operates Terminal 4 at New York’s John F Kennedy International Airport announced two senior-level promotions to new positions.  Barbara Margulis has been appointed Vice President of Safety […]

Airline Focus

New CEO for Air Malta

May 12, 2011 0

ON MARCH 25 Air Malta announced that Peter Davies had been appointed as its new Chief Executive Officer. He joins Malta’s national airline having served as Managing Director of Air Southwest in the UK. Mr […]

Air Cargo

ASIG Receives Atlas Award

May 12, 2011 0

ASIG has been awarded the Atlas Air Worldwide Holding Safety & Compliance Award for superior standards compliance and safety performance.  Atlas Air supplies air cargo assets and outsourced aircraft operating services and solutions and ASIG […]

Airports

Indonesia to Adopt SITA Systems

May 12, 2011 0

IN APRIL, PT Angkasa Pura 1 (PAP1), Indonesia’s state-owned airport operator, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) with SITA to provide IT solutions to improve services at the 13 airports under its […]

Airline Focus

Lufthansa Marks Hamburg’s 100

May 12, 2011 0

German flag carrier Lufthansa helped to celebrate Hamburg Airport’s 100th anniversary (see Airports International March 2011) by decorating one of its Airbus A320s with celebratory logos.  (LHT)

Airports

Maldives Seaplane Lounge

May 12, 2011 0

ON APRIL 14 three resorts in the Maldives officially opened their shared lounge at the seaplane terminal near Malé International Airport on February 20, 2011.  Shared between the Hilton, Conrad and Waldorf Astoria resorts, the […]

Airline Focus

Ryanair’s Reserved Seating Trials

May 12, 2011 0

RYANAIR WAS scheduled to begin reserved seating trials service on its Dublin – Malaga and Dublin – Gatwick routes as this edition closed for press.  Starting on May 16, the pre-booked service costs €10 (US$14) […]