Airports

Smiths Detection Launches new Airport Dual-view X-ray System

September 27, 2013 0

Smiths Detection has launches a dual-view X-ray inspection system, the HI-SCAN 6040-2is, for automatic explosive detection at security checkpoints where bags and personal belongings are screened.  Smiths Detection says the new device has a compact […]

Airports

SITA Wins Indian Airport Contract

September 27, 2013 0

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has chosen SITA’s Airport Management System for use at ten airports across India; Chennai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Calicut, Jaipur, Mangalore, Pune, Trichy, Trivandrum and Guwahati. The seven-year, multi-million dollar deal […]

Airline Focus

Kilfrost China Awarded Qualified Supplier Status

September 27, 2013 0

De- and anti-icing specialist Kilfrost has been named a Qualified Supplier by Aircraft Maintenance and Engineering Corporation (Ameco) Beijing. Ameco Beijing provides maintenance, repair and overhaul services for commercial aircrafts.  As well as servicing Air […]

Aircraft

WestJet Completes 737 MAX Order

September 27, 2013 0

Boeing and WestJet have completed an order for 65 737 MAX airliners, fulfiling the carrier’s letter of intent to purchase the aircraft announced on Aug 29. The order, valued at $6.3 billion at list prices, […]

Airline Focus

easyJet to Open Hamburg Base

September 26, 2013 0

UK low-cost carrier easyJet has announced that it will open a base in Hamburg as well as increasing its fleet in Berlin in Spring 2014.  The announcement was made by Chief Executive Carolyn McCall at […]

Airline Focus

MAG and Ryanair Sign Ten-year Stansted Agreement

September 17, 2013 0

On September 16 the Manchester Airports Group (MAG), the new owners of London Stansted, and low cost carrier Ryanair announced a new long-term growth agreement which will see the airline increase the number of passengers […]

Airline Focus

New Romanian Flights for London Luton

September 16, 2013 0

TAROM, the national airline of Romania and SkyTeam Alliance member has announced a new service to Iasi, Romania which will have a 134-seat Boeing 737-300 operating in a two-class configuration. Services will operate twice weekly […]

Airports

Fraport Introduces Personal Shoppers for Russian-speaking Passengers

September 13, 2013 0

Fraport has broadened its services at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) with the recent introduction of “Personal Shoppers” to assist Russian-speaking passengers.  Two personal shoppers already provide Russian-speaking passengers with advice and assistance on shopping, obtaining VAT […]

Events

Airport Show 2014

September 13, 2013 0

Airport Show is the leading airport-dedicated event in the Middle East, South Asia and North Africa bringing together international aviation industry frontrunners under one roof. As one of the world’s largest airport-focused exhibitions, Airport Show […]

Events

Connect 2014

September 13, 2013 0

A world of aviation opportunities at one event!