Aircraft

New Zealand Receives its First Commercial 787 Flights

October 30, 2013 0

New Zealand’s first commercial ‘Dreamliner’ flight arrived at Auckland Airport on October 28. The China Southern Airlines Boeing 787 aircraft, with eleven China Southern Airlines dignitaries and nine Chinese media on board it, were welcomed […]

Airline Focus

SAS Provides Humberside Boost

October 30, 2013 0

Scandinavian Airlines is starting its new direct route between Humberside and Copenhagen today, October 30, 2013, with the first aircraft leaving Humberside for Copenhagen at 19:15 tonight. The flights to Copenhagen will operate once a […]

Airports

Crisplant Awarded Vagar Baggage Contract

October 24, 2013 0

Crisplant – part of the BEUMER Group – has been awarded the contract to design, manufacture and install the baggage handling system in the new terminal at the Faroe Islands’ Vagar Airport.  The new system […]

Airline Focus

Shannon Airport Gets Ryanair Boost

October 24, 2013 0

Shannon Airport’s management team has described today’s announcement by Ryanair that it is to deliver over 300,000 new passengers annually with the addition of eight new services as: “hugely significant in the growth plans of […]

Airports

Expedited PreCheck Introduced at Tucson

October 23, 2013 0

Airline passengers can now take advantage of expedited PreCheck screening lanes at Tucson International Airport (TIA) that does not require them to take off their shoes and belts or open their laptop cases. On October […]

Airline Focus

Gulf Air to Launch Dubai Al Maktoum Service

October 23, 2013 0

On October 23 Dubai Airports confirmed that Gulf Air has signed a memorandum of understanding to become the first full-service network carrier to fly into Al Maktoum International at Dubai World Central (DWC). Gulf Air […]

Air Traffic Control

Heathrow Publishes Operational Freedoms Report

October 22, 2013 0

Heathrow Airport Ltd (HAL) has published a final report on the Operational Freedoms trial which concludes that new procedures should be implemented to improve resilience for the benefit of passengers. Heathrow operates at full capacity, […]