Air Cargo

Schiphol Cargo Growth

July 29, 2011 0

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) has reported that cargo tonnage handled in the first six months of 2011 was 753,073 tonnes – 5.2% up on the same period last year. So far this year, AMS has […]

Air Cargo

Record Cargo Figures at Frankfurt-Hahn

July 28, 2011 0

Frankfurt-Hahn Airport (HHN), Germany, has reported record cargo figures in the first half of this year after shifting 112,975 metric tonnes of cargo in the first six months of 2011. Including transit and the road […]

Air Traffic Control

2m Daily Messages for SITA

July 28, 2011 0

Air transport communications specialist SITA has announced that it is now processing two million messages a day for over 10,000 user aircraft, airline operation centres, air traffic control, and aircraft and engine manufacturers. Standard cockpit […]

Airline Focus

Flybe Re-Establishes Air Link

July 28, 2011 0

The UK’s regional airline Flybe has ensured the continuation of its Newquay to Manchester air link by announcing a four times a week service from October 30, 2011. Tickets are being sold from £29.99 (US$49) […]

Air Traffic Control

Airbus to Acquire Metron Aviation

July 27, 2011 0

Airbus has entered an agreement to acquire Metron Aviation, a provider of advanced Air Traffic Management (ATM) products and services for the global aviation industry. The acquisition, which is subject to regulatory approvals, will help […]

Airports

Smaller Losses for BAA

July 27, 2011 0

BAA has released its report for the first half of 2011 which shows smaller losses compared to last year, after more passengers used its airports. Passenger traffic was up 7.1% at 41.4 million with 9.1% […]

Airports

No.1 Lounge at Heathrow

July 27, 2011 0

Airport hospitality specialist No.1 Traveller is launching its flagship lounge at London Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 3 in mid-August 2011. The new 10,000 sq ft (929m2) facility will create 35 jobs including bartenders, spa therapists and […]

Aircraft

A380 to Serve Rome

July 27, 2011 0

Emirates will be introducing its Airbus A380 aircraft on its daily Rome services from December 1, 2011. The announcement of Emirates’ first permanent scheduled A380 service to Italy comes on the back of its June […]

Airports

Oxford Airport’s First Air Show

July 27, 2011 0

On August 21, 2011, Oxford Airport, UK, will play host to its first ever airshow and family open day called ‘Fly to the Past’. The organisers say the event invites: “people of all ages to […]

Airline Focus

AVIAREPS New Collaboration

July 27, 2011 0

Global aviation and tourism management company AVIAREPS has been chosen by Czech Airlines as the General Sales Agent (GSA) for Turkey. AVIAREPS’ subsidiary in Istanbul will handle sales and marketing activities and create brand awareness […]