Airports

Edinburgh Sold to GIP for £807m

April 24, 2012 0

Edinburgh Airport will be sold for £807m to Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) which already owns Gatwick and 75% of London City Airport.   Edinburgh Airport was put up for sale by BAA in October 2011, after […]

Airports

Morpho Receives $38m Order From TSA

April 24, 2012 0

Morpho Detection, Inc (MDI), the explosives and narcotics detection business of Morpho, Safran group’s security unit, has received a delivery order from the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for 32 CTX 9800 DSi explosives detection […]

Airports

Groundbreaking Ceremony for Munich Satellite

April 23, 2012 0

On Monday April 23 a ceremony was held at Munich Airport to mark the start of building work for the new satellite terminal.  Joining 200 guests, representatives of Munich Airport (FMG), Lufthansa and the architects […]

Airline Focus

Virgin’s New Upper Class Cabin

April 23, 2012 0

Virgin Atlantic has revealed its new Upper Class Cabin which it describes as “the world’s most social showroom in the sky.” It is promoting its new features using a unique piece of software – PlaneView […]

Airports

Riga Airport’s Healthy Activities

April 23, 2012 0

To celebrate the 2012 World Day for Safety and Health at Work – April 28 – Riga International Airport has declared that this week; each day from April 23-28, its staff will be taking part […]

Airports

3D Passenger Counting System for Phoenix

April 20, 2012 1

Bridge Technology has announced the first US installation of its new iris MATRIX automatic passenger counting system at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport’s PHX Sky Train.  The new technology, with 3D sensors, is designed to […]

Airline Focus

bmi Deal Completed

April 20, 2012 1

International Airlines Group (IAG) has completed the purchase of bmi from Lufthansa.  It is planned that bmi mainline will be integrated into British Airways and consultation has begun already with bmi mainline staff and their […]

Airports

Zoeftig at PTE 2012

April 19, 2012 0

International seating manufacturer Zoeftig has launched its new InFINITE Arc at the Passenger Terminal Expo in Vienna, Austria. The curved seating system is part of the inFINITE range, which was awarded The Furniture Makers Company’s […]

Airports

FBO Transformation

April 16, 2012 0

Private aviation company Ocean Sky has announced a “multi-million pound transformation” of its fixed base operation (FBO) at London Luton Airport, in preparation for an increased amount of international passengers during the London 2012 Olympics. […]

Events

ATC Global 2013 Exhibition and Conference

April 16, 2012 0

The world’s leading ATM Exhibition and Conference, ATC Global brings together industry leaders and ATM stakeholders from around the world, including regulators, ANSPs, airports, airlines and military representatives to network, share knowledge, stay up to […]