Air Cargo

Air Connectivity Essential for Landlocked Countries

May 31, 2016 0

Aviation is a catalyst for socio-economic development and is particularly critical to the economies of landlocked countries, said ICAO Secretary General Dr Fang Liu. Dr Liu raised this point during a recent mission to Burkina […]

Aircraft

Monarch Engineering Adds A380 to MRO Capabilities

May 31, 2016 0

Monarch Aircraft Engineering Limited (MAEL), the engineering division of Monarch Airlines, has been approved to add the Airbus A380 aircraft to its MRO portfolio. The additional aircraft type has been added to the EASA and […]

Air Cargo

Hamburg Airport Previews Cargo Centre

May 27, 2016 0

After more than two years of construction work, Hamburg Airport’s Cargo Centre (HACC) is almost ready for operations. On May 26 Hamburg Airport (IATA: HAM) gave the public a behind-the-scenes view of new airfreight facility. […]

Airline Focus

A First for Brussels Airlines

May 27, 2016 0

Brussels Airlines has inaugurated its first airport lounge in a foreign country. The facility opened at N’Djili Airport (Kinshasa, DR Congo – IATA: FIH). The airline says the suite offers a unique comfort experience to […]

Airports

Miami Airport Unveils Memorial Wall

May 27, 2016 0

Miami International Airport has unveiled its Wall of Honor memorial – a 51ft-long monument covered in black granite stone that lists the names of 118 military service men and women from South Florida, USA, who […]

Aircraft

First Air China 787-9 Unveiled

May 25, 2016 0

Boeing and Air China officially unveiled the airline’s first 787-9 Dreamliner to the public at a grand ceremony in Beijing on May 25. The national flag carrier is the first airline in the country to […]

Aircraft

Servair Wins French blue Contract

May 25, 2016 0

The airline catering and logistics specialist Servair has won a services integration contract for the new low-cost long haul airline, French blue. The deal means Servair will manage French Blue’s on-board services in terms of […]

Aircraft

EgyptAir Crash: Debris Found

May 20, 2016 0

May 20: The Egyptian Air Force says it has found debris from the EgyptAir Airbus A320 which disappeared from radar screens while en-route from Paris to Cairo in the early hours of Thursday morning. An […]

Airline Focus

New Name for Lisbon Airport

May 20, 2016 0

On Sunday May 15 Lisbon Airport, Portugal (IATA: LIS), will be renamed as Humberto Delgado Airport. The airport’s management company, ANA, says the move comes after a decision by the country’s Council of Ministers aimed […]