Airports

Phase One of Stansted Departure Lounge Opened

September 30, 2014 0

Phase one of Stansted Airport’s new international departure lounge was officially opened on September 29 by MAG Chief Executive Charlie Cornish and Stansted Airport’s Managing Director Andrew Harrison at a special event to mark the […]

Air Cargo

Blackpool Airport May Close in October

September 30, 2014 0

Blackpool Airport has announced airport operations may have to cease on October 15 if it fails to find a buyer.  On August 28, 2014, it announced its intention to find a buyer for the airport […]

Aircraft

Etihad A380 Displays New Livery

September 26, 2014 0

For the first time, Etihad Airways unveiled its all-new livery design on its first Airbus A380 at a special ceremony at the Airbus site in Hamburg‎, Germany. The airline’s first flagship aircraft‎ will now go […]

Aircraft

First A320neo Successfully Completes First Flight

September 26, 2014 0

The first A320neo to fly successfully completed its first flight on September 25.  The aircraft – carrying the registration F-WNEO – was flown by Airbus Experimental Test Pilots Philippe Pellerin and Etienne Miche de Malleray. […]

Airports

Riga Expansion Work Underway

September 23, 2014 0

 Construction work is underway to expand the terminal building at Riga International Airport, Latvia (IATA: RIX).  The airport, which has a theoretical capacity of 3.5 million passengers per year, is already handling approximately 4.7 million […]

Aircraft

Recycled Cooking Oil Powers Finnair Flight

September 23, 2014 0

Finnair will operate its flight from Helsinki to New York on September 23 with an Airbus A330 using environmentally sustainable biofuel, coinciding with the UN Climate Summit taking place in New York on the same […]

Aircraft

IAG Converts A330 Options Into Firm Orders

September 23, 2014 0

IAG has decided to convert eight A330-200 options, previously announced, into firm orders for Spain’s flag carrier Iberia, which will become a new operator of the A330-200.  The aircraft will be delivered from theend 2015and […]