Air Cargo

Emirates to Deploy A380s on More Routes in 2016

December 17, 2015 0

Emirates has announced it will deploy its Airbus A380s to even more destinations across its network in 2016. Birmingham (BHX), Prague (PRG) and Taipei (TPE) have been added to the list of Emirates A380 destinations, […]

Airline Focus

Passenger Record for Gerald R Ford International Airport

December 16, 2015 0

The Gerald R Ford International Airport (IATA: GRR) set a new passenger record by the end of November 2015. By the end of November, year-to-date passenger numbers totaled 2,347,424, surpassing the previous year’s total passenger […]

Airports

Lithuanian Airports Celebrate Vilnius’ 100th Birthday

December 16, 2015 0

Lithuania’s three largest gateways, Vilnius, Kaunas and Palanga, which operate under the same Lithuanian Airports state enterprise, have joined together to mark remember their symbolic beginning. The construction of Lithuania’s first airport – Vilnius – […]

Aircraft

Egypt Completes Preliminary Metrojet Report

December 14, 2015 0

The Egyptian authorities have announced the completion of the preliminary report into the loss of the Metrojet airliner which crashed in the Sinai desert on October 31. Captain Ayman El Mokaddem, chief of the international […]

Air Traffic Control

Government Delays UK Runway Decision Again

December 11, 2015 0

The British Government has delayed a decision about whether to build a third runway at London’s Heathrow Airport until the summer of 2016. This latest move follows decades of indecision about the best way to […]

Aircraft

Boeing Debuts First 737 MAX 8

December 9, 2015 0

The first Boeing 737 MAX 8 was rolled out of the Renton factory on December 8. Keith Leverkuhn, Vice President and General Manager, 737 MAX, Boeing Commercial Airplanes commented: “Today marks another in a long […]

Air Traffic Control

New Control Tower for Bogota El Dorado Airport

December 7, 2015 1

The President of the Republic of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, has opened and declared pre-operational the new ATC control tower and the management and control building of the civil aviation of El Dorado International Airport […]