Airline Focus

New Airline Locations Announced for Reagan National

March 21, 2014 0

  The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority has announced that JetBlue will move to Terminal B/C, Virgin America will operate full-time in Terminal B/C and Southwest Airlines will expand in Terminal A at Reagan National Airport […]

Airports

Automated Passport Control Arrives at Chicago Midway

March 21, 2014 0

The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) and the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Chicago Midway International Airport on March 19 to celebrate the launch of its Automated Passport Control […]

Aircraft

AirAsia India Takes Delivery of its First A320

March 21, 2014 0

India’s newest airline, AirAsia India, has taken delivery of its first aircraft, an Airbus A320 equipped with Sharklets, becoming the newest operator of the type.  Chennai-based AirAsia India will take delivery of an additional nine […]

Airports

New Visitor Area for Grand Rapids

March 17, 2014 0

  The Gerald R Ford International Airport has worked with Steelcase, Inc to redesign its Visitor Information Area (VIA).  The VIA is staffed by friendly city ambassadors and is a comfortable and convenient place to […]

Air Traffic Control

Malaysian Airlines MH370 – Still Missing

March 14, 2014 0

  If you are in the commercial aviation industry, there really is only one news story this week. One week after the baffling disappearance of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 en-route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, […]

Airports

Caution Regarding Heathrow T2 Opening

March 14, 2014 0

With the opening of Heathrow’s new Terminal 2 less than three months away the airport’s Development Director, John Holland-Kaye, has issued words of caution about its first few days of operation.   Speaking at a press […]

Airline Focus

Call for More Border Agency Collaboration

March 14, 2014 0

The Biometrics Institute, the independent and international impartial body representing the users, vendors and researchers of biometrics is calling for closer collaboration between border agencies and the aviation industry to create safer travel. Locking identity […]

Airline Focus

First China – UK Charter Flights Announced

March 13, 2014 0

The UK’s Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, Maria Miller, has endorsed news that Birmingham Airport, UK, will become the country’s first gateway to offer UK charter package tours from China and the […]