Aircraft

Boeing Celebrates Delivery of 50th 747-8

May 30, 2013 0

On May 29 Boeing celebrated the 50th delivery of a 747-8.  Deutsche Lufthansa AG, the launch customer of the passenger version, took delivery of the milestone aircraft almost one year after the first revenue flight […]

Airports

ADPI Wins Taiwan Runway Contract

May 29, 2013 0

Aéroports de Paris Ingénierie (ADPI), in partnership with Taiwanese design and engineering office Sinotech, has won a contract to redevelop the runways at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport. The company will complete the studies and detailed […]

Events

inter airport Europe 2013

May 28, 2013 0

19th International Exhibition for Airport Equipment, Technology, Design & Services 8-11 October 2013, Munich Trade Fair, Germany inter airport Europe is the World’s Leading Exhibition for Airport Equipment, Technology, Design & Services. The 19th inter […]

Airline Focus

JFK's Enhanced Terminal 4 Unveiled

May 24, 2013 0

Delta Air Lines, the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey and JFK International Air Terminal LLC (JFKIAT) today (May 24) opened the new Terminal 4 at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport, […]

Airports

Heathrow Recovers After Temporary Runway Closures

May 24, 2013 0

12:05: Friday May 24: Heathrow’ Airport is fully operational again following an incident involving a British Airways aircraft that temporarily closed both runways, then left the airport with a single-runway operation for around two hours. […]

Airports

Centennial Airport to Install New Surveillance System

May 24, 2013 0

Centennial Airport, USA, plans to deploy a new facility security set-up that combines the Aquila thermal pan and tilt camera system from Liteye Systems and the Blighter B400 series electronic-scanning ground radar system from Blighter […]

Airline Focus

Flybe Pulls out of Gatwick

May 23, 2013 0

European low-cost carrier Flybe has confirmed to the London Stock Exchange that it has sold its arrival and departure slots at London Gatwick airport, thus bringing to an end Flybe’s 22 year record of providing […]

Airports

Consortium Completes Gatwick Baggage System

May 23, 2013 0

Gatwick Airport, the world’s busiest single runway airport, has gone live with two baggage handling systems supplied and installed by Daifuku Group member Logan Teleflex in conjunction with consortium partner Siemens Logistics and Airport Solutions. […]

Aircraft

Oman Air Orders Three A330-300s

May 22, 2013 0

On May 22, Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, announced it has placed an order for three A330-300s, growing its A330 Family fleet to a total of 10 Airbus aircraft.  The […]