Airports

SkyTeam Upgrades Check-In Service at Tokyo Narita Airport

December 19, 2013 0

The SkyTeam airline alliance, has tripled the number of self-service kiosks available to customers travelling from Tokyo’s Narita International Airport. Passengers can now use one of 90 SkyTeam-branded, common-use kiosks to check in, offering an […]

Airports

Genoa Airport Rail Link Gains EU Support

December 19, 2013 0

The European Union will co-finance with €576,000 from the Trans-European Networks-Transport (TEN-T) Programme a series of studies on the design of the connection between Genoa Airport and the existing Italian rail network, in order to […]

Airline Focus

Two New Long-haul Routes From Birmingham UK

December 18, 2013 0

Birmingham Airport, UK, will commence twice weekly scheduled flights to both New York and Dhaka in the spring of 2014; a long-haul operation made possible thanks to Birmingham’s soon to open £40m runway extension. Birmingham […]

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AirAsia X orders 25 more A330-300s

December 18, 2013 0

  AirAsia X, the long haul affiliate of the AirAsia Group, has placed a firm order with Airbus for 25 more A330-300s.  The contract is the largest A330 order received by Airbus in a single […]

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SkyTeam Announces Garuda Indonesia’s Date of Joining

December 18, 2013 0

The SkyTeam airline alliance will welcome Garuda Indonesia as its 20th member on March 5, 2014.  The national airline of Indonesia, Garuda will become SkyTeam’s second member from Southeast Asia. Garuda’s membership of SkyTeam will […]

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Copa Airlines Launches Tampa – Panama Services

December 17, 2013 0

On December 17 Copa Airlines, the national carrier of the Republic of Panama,  launched a four times per week non-stop service between Tampa International Airport and Copa’s Hub at Tocumen International Airport in Panama.  The new […]

Airports

UK Airports Commission Delivers Expansion Shortlist

December 17, 2013 0

The UK Airports Commission tasked with studying the runway capacity development options for the south-east of England has revealed its interim shortlist.  The Airport Commission, led by Sir Howard Davies, has short-listed three options; adding […]

Airports

Miami Airport Raises Money for TSA Officer’s Family

December 13, 2013 0

Miami-Dade Aviation Director Emilio T González has presented Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officials with more than $15,000 in donations raised at Miami International Airport (MIA) to benefit the TSO Gerardo I Hernandez Memorial Fund, which […]

Airports

Auckland Calls For New Terminal Design

December 13, 2013 0

Auckland Airport has announced the next step in the development of its new integrated terminal building. Graham Matthews, Auckland Airport’s General Manager of Airport Development and Delivery, says:  “Our new integrated terminal is at the […]