Airline Focus

Liverpool Embarks on Terminal Improvement Works

November 28, 2016 0

Liverpool John Lennon Airport (IATA: LPL) has announced its latest phase of development work aimed at further improving the customer experience for departing passengers. The airport says approximately £4 million is being invested in a […]

Airline Focus

New Owners for Vladivostok Airport

November 25, 2016 0

A consortium comprising the Russian industrial group, Basic Element, together with the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Changi Airports International (CAI), has acquired the ownership of Vladivostok International Airport (IATA VVO). The facility was […]

Aircraft

First Flight for the Airbus A350-1000

November 24, 2016 0

The first of three Airbus A350-1000 development aircraft to fly – MSN059 – successfully completed its first flight on November 24. The round trip from Toulouse-Blagnac Airport (IATA: TLS) lasted for four hours and 18 […]

Air Cargo

Two-day Lufthansa Strike Underway

November 23, 2016 0

Germany’s flag-carrier, Lufthansa has cancelled more than 800 flights after it lost a legal challenge to try and stop a pilots’ strike. The company says flights by Lufthansa’s other airlines: Eurowings, Swiss, Austrian Airlines, and […]

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Flybe to Open First European Base

November 21, 2016 0

Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has announced plans to open its first European crew base on February 1, 2017, having secured an agreement with Dusseldorf Airport. The airline, which is currently in the process of […]

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Construction Approved for New Orlando Airport Terminal

November 18, 2016 0

On November 17, the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority Board received an update on the progress of the new South Terminal Complex for Orlando International Airport (IATA: MCO). Curtis Fentress, President and CEO of Fentress Architects, […]

Aircraft

New Japanese Airbus A320neo Orders

November 18, 2016 0

Japan’s Peach Aviation has signed a firm order with Airbus for the purchase of ten A320neo and three A320ceo aircraft. The order was announced at a signing ceremony in Tokyo attended by Shinichi Inoue, Managing […]