Airports

LaGuardia Redevelopment Moves Forward

May 29, 2015 0

The New York Port Authority’s Board of Commissioners has voted unanimously to begin the first phase of an overall redevelopment of LaGuardia Airport. The Board selected LaGuardia Gateway Partners to undertake the US$3.6 billion redevelopment. […]

Airline Focus

FAA and Industry Will Study US Pilot Fitness

May 28, 2015 0

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced it is working with the commercial aviation and medical communities to study the emotional and mental health of US commercial pilots. The joint FAA and industry group […]

Airports

Alpha LSG Awarded easyJet Contract

May 28, 2015 0

Alpha LSG has been awarded a contract by Gate Retail Onboard (GRO) to supply inflight catering to more than 220 easyJet flights each week departing from Manchester and Liverpool airports. Alpha LSG is providing easyJet […]

Airports

New Western Pier for London City Airport

May 27, 2015 0

A £16 million development programme is set to transform Departures at London City Airport (IATA: LCY). Work has begun to reconfigure the airport’s Western Pier, which houses 70% of its departure gates. Built in 1987, […]

Airports

New Look Terminal for Warsaw Chopin Airport

May 26, 2015 0

Warsaw Chopin Airport’s first modern terminal has been redeveloped in a new form. Following a major overhaul, it has lost its original violet-red roof colour, but is now larger and more comfortable, making it possible […]

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Iberia Wins 17 Ground Handling Licences

May 15, 2015 0

Iberia Airport Services (IAS) has won a total of 17 licences for supplying handling services to Spanish airports according to the bid results announced by AENA, the Spanish airport authority, on May 13. The company […]

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Finnair Expands Codeshares With oneworld Partners

May 15, 2015 0

Finnair says it is strengthening ties with fellow oneworld alliance members Japan Airlines and Qantas with new codeshare services to Busan, South Korea and Perth, Australia. Finnair passengers now have more convenient access to Busan […]

Aircraft

La Compagnie Chooses Monarch for Line Maintenance

May 15, 2015 0

Monarch Aircraft Engineering Ltd (MAEL), the engineering division of The Monarch Group, has secured a contract with DreamJet SAS, operating as La Compagnie to provide line maintenance technical handling for its all business class Boeing […]

Aircraft

Boeing and TUI Group Finalize 787-9 Order

May 14, 2015 0

Boeing and the TUI Group have finalized an order for one 787-9 Dreamliner with an option for one further 787-9. The order is valued at $257 million at current list prices. TUI Group also announced […]