Air Cargo

First Air Takes Delivery of ‘Combi’ Airliners

January 31, 2014 0

Canada’s First Air has taken delivery of two newly-converted Boeing 737-400 ‘combi’ aircraft. Seen in First Air’s hanger at Ottawa International Airport (IATA: YOW), C-FFNE was delivered from PEMCO in Tampa on the evening of […]

Air Traffic Control

Skyguide Plans the First Virtual ATC Centre

January 31, 2014 0

On January 31, 2014, Skyguide, the Swiss national air traffic services provider, unveiled plans to produce the first virtual air traffic control centre (ATCC).  The company says amongst the measures needed to increase the efficiency […]

Aircraft

Major Flybe Expansion at Birmingham

January 31, 2014 0

  Flybe has unveiled a major expansion of its operations at Birmingham Airport with the announcement of seven new routes that includes a six times a week service to Florence, in a first for the […]

Aircraft

Boeing 747-8 Freighter Painted in Seattle Seahawks Livery

January 30, 2014 0

  On January 29, 2014, Boeing revealed a 747-8 Freighter painted in the livery of the US National Football League’s Seattle Seahawks.  The livery commemorates the team’s National Football Conference Championship and upcoming appearance in […]

Airports

Mumbai T2 Inauguration

January 22, 2014 0

  On January 10, a new Rs 5,500 crore (US$893m) state-of-the-art Terminal 2 was inaugurated at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) (IATA: BOM).  The airport is managed by India’s GVK, which runs the facility in […]

Events

Passenger Terminal Expo 2014

January 21, 2014 0

Passenger Terminal EXPO & CONFERENCE was founded in 1997. The event has grown to provide the most significant occasion for the airport and airline industries to debate current issues and form business relationships on a […]

Airline Focus

Birmingham Tops UK Punctuality Charts

January 21, 2014 0

  Birmingham Airport recorded the best overall flight punctuality of any UK airport operating both scheduled and full service charter flights in the third quarter of 2013. During the busiest period of the year (July […]

Airports

Bahrain Signs Boarding Bridge Deal

January 17, 2014 0

  The Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) has signed an agreement with Shenzhen CIMC TIANDA Airport Support Ltd to replace the existing passenger bridges at Bahrain International Airport with new passenger boarding bridges.  The signing ceremony, […]