Airports

DXB passenger traffic surges 12.8 per cent in September

October 30, 2012 0

Dubai International (IATA DXB) recorded double digit growth in passenger numbers in September, according to the monthly traffic report issued today by airport operator Dubai Airports. Passenger traffic in September rose 12.8% to reach 4,780,394 […]

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Malaysia to join oneworld in February 2013

October 29, 2012 0

Malaysia Airlines, the country’s national carrier, will become a full member of oneworld with effect from Friday February 1, 2013. On October 29 the airline issued a statement saying that it had received clearance to […]

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Bristol Welcomes First bmi regional Service

October 29, 2012 0

Passengers on the first bmi regional service from Aberdeen were met by a band of bagpipes as they disembarked at Bristol Airport. The airline has launched a twice daily direct jet service linking the South […]

Airports

Nuance Group opens new Duty Free at Gothenburg

October 29, 2012 0

The Nuance Group in partnership with Swedavia has unveiled new duty free shop in Göteborg Landvetter Airport, Sweden.  The shop, which opened on October 15, covers almost 1,000 square metres. The new facility is part […]

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Hurricane Sandy Disrupts Flight

October 29, 2012 0

Thousands of flights to and from airports on the eastern seaboard of the United States have been cancelled as Hurricane Sandy approaches. The New York, Baltimore, Newark, Washington DC, Boston and Philadelphia airports account more […]

Airports

Frankfurt’s Winter Schedule Offers New Asian Destinations

October 26, 2012 0

Fraport has announced that Frankfurt Airport’s (FRA) Winter Timetable 2012/13, which goes into effect on Sunday, October 28, features a total of 264 passenger destinations worldwide, including 144 intercontinental destinations.  Although there will be 11 […]