Airline Focus

SAS and Etihad Announce Codeshare Plans

November 27, 2014 0

SAS, Scandinavia’s flag-carrying airline, and Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, are set to begin codeshare operations which will provide customers with enhanced travel options between Scandinavia and the UAE. The […]

Airports

Airport Companies Support Cancer Awareness Campaign

November 27, 2014 0

Hermes Airports, CTC-ARI Duty Free Shops and Cyprus Airports F&B joined forces for the Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign last month, under the slogan ‘We’re stronger together’. The “Trinity” campaign, as it was entitled, strove to […]

Aircraft

VietJetAir Takes Airbus A320 Delivery

November 26, 2014 0

Vietnam’s VietJetAir has celebrated the delivery of its first A320 ordered directly from Airbus at a special ceremony in Toulouse on Wednesday November 26. The event was attended by top management from the airline, including […]

Airports

Runway 15R-33L Reopened at BWI Marshall Airport

November 25, 2014 0

Runway 15R-33L, one of the primary commercial runways at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, reopened on Saturday morning following months of major construction. As part of a multi-year, comprehensive series of airfield improvements, the runway […]

Airline Focus

Airlines Announce New Customer Protection Agreement

November 25, 2014 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced a new arrangement to help passengers impacted by airline bankruptcy. A voluntary agreement on behalf of its members flying to, from and within Europe will cover the […]

Aircraft

Delta Orders 50 Airbus Widebody Aircraft

November 21, 2014 0

Delta Air Lines has placed a firm order for 50 new Airbus widebody aircraft, 25 A350-900 and 25 A330-900neo aircraft. Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines will power the Airbus A330neo airliners while Trent XWB engines will […]

Airports

New Striker Airport Fire Vehicles for Bolivia

November 21, 2014 0

Oshkosh Airport Products, LLC, has announced that Servicios Aeroportuarios Bolivianos SA (SABSA), the airport administrator and operations company for the country of Bolivia, has taken delivery of three new generation Oshkosh Striker 6 X 6 […]

Airports

Tampa Breaks Ground on Expansion

November 21, 2014 0

More than 500 people gathered under a tent on top of the South Economy Parking Garage at Tampa International Airport (IATA: TPA) on Thursday morning to celebrate the official groundbreaking of its master plan expansion […]

Airline Focus

Easyjet’s Profits Climb

November 18, 2014 0

UK low cost carrier Easyjet has reported a 21.5% rise in annual pre-tax profits and increased passenger numbers. The airline’s profits were declared as £581m (US908$) for the 12 months to end of September, up […]