Aircraft

Sharjah MRO Deal Signed

August 17, 2015 0

Volga-Dnepr Gulf (VDG), which represents Volga-Dnepr Technics in the Middle East region, has signed a contract with Malaysian charter operator Eagle Express to provide maintenance services for the airline’s Boeing 747-400 fleet. Work under the […]

Airline Focus

LAWA to Transfer Ownership of Ontario Airport

August 7, 2015 0

Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA), the city department responsible for managing LAX, Ontario and Van Nuys airports, has agreed to return Ontario Airport’s ownership back to the city of Ontario. Ontario Airport (IATA: ONT) was […]

Airports

New Lounge Opens at Heathrow’s Terminal 5

August 7, 2015 0

Heathrow, together with The Collinson Group and Swissport have announced the opening of the first independent, shared use lounge at Terminal 5. Aspire, the Lounge and Spa at Heathrow’s T5’ is jointly owned and operated […]

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IATA – Passenger Demand Remains Strong

August 6, 2015 0

On August 6 the International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results (revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) for June showing a 5.7% increase in demand compared to June 2014. This was a slowdown […]

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Abu Dhabi Airports’ Employees Donate Blood

August 6, 2015 0

Abu Dhabi Airports has completed its annual blood donation initiative in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Blood Bank (ADBB). Between August 3-5, staff members were encouraged to give blood at Abu Dhabi Airports’ Headquarters. More […]

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Faroe Islands’ Air Passenger Growth Continues

August 5, 2015 0

Figures released on August 4 show that 2015 might become another record-breaking year for Vagar Airport on the Faroe Islands. In July, some 40,978 passengers used the airport as their gateway to and from the […]