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Auckland Wins Design Award

June 30, 2011 0

On June 25, 2011, New Zealand’s Auckland Airport (AKL) was named Supreme Winner at the Red Retail Design Awards for the renovation of its international departures area. The Awards, which promote excellence in retail design, […]

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Sir Richard Branson’s strike worries

June 30, 2011 0

A proposed strike by pilots at Virgin Atlantic Airways would leave “an indelible scar on the company”, said the carrier’s founder and President Sir Richard Branson.  In a open letter to the pilots, Sir Richard […]

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Auckland Wins Design Award

June 30, 2011 0

On June 25, 2011, New Zealand’s Auckland Airport (AKL) was named Supreme Winner at the Red Retail Design Awards for the renovation of its international departures area. The Awards, which promote excellence in retail design, […]

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ABX Air Chooses Navtech

June 30, 2011 0

Flight operations software specialist Navtech Inc has announced that it has been chosen to provide crew planning support for ABX Air, Inc, a cargo airline offering international express charter services.  The two companies signed a […]

Features

World Duty Free

June 30, 2011 0

Caroline Cook explores the new retail space offered at Birmingham Airport, UK. On May 13, 2011, World Duty Free (WDF) announced the official launch of its new store, based in the departures lounge of Birmingham […]

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euroAtlantic Airways chooses IFE Services

June 30, 2011 0

IFE Services has announced that from July 2011, it will supply in-flight entertainment for euroAtlantic Airways. The company says it will provide the Portuguese airline with blockbuster and classic movies, a selection of comedy and […]

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Bottle Scanner for Durham

June 30, 2011 0

UK airport Durham Tees Valley is set to receive an innovative scanning system from digital technology company, Kromek. The Kromek bottle scanner will purportedly identify the presence of threat liquids in any kind of container […]

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First Biokerosene Flight

June 30, 2011 0

On June 29, 2011, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines became the first airline in the world to operate a commercial flight on biokerosene. Flight KL1233 carried 171 passengers from Schiphol, Amsterdam, to Charles de Gaulle, Paris.  […]