Air Traffic Control

Reykjavik Airport Experiences Huge Overnight Snowfall

February 28, 2017 0

The city of Reykjavik, Iceland, experienced an exceptionally heavy snowfall during the night of February 25/26. The city‘s international airport, Keflavik (IATA: KEF), had ‘only’ about 8.5inches (22cm) of snow and suffered little disruption. However, […]

Air Cargo

IATA Welcomes Trade Facilitation Agreement

February 24, 2017 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has welcomed the new the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) which came into force on February 24. This follows the ratification of the treaty by two-thirds of the members of […]

Air Cargo

Cargo Giant Enables Arctic Engine Swap

February 24, 2017 1

A giant Antonov AN-124 freighter has delivered a new engine to a Boeing 777-300 grounded in Iqaluit, in the Canadian Arctic, following an emergency landing by the jet. The engine, a General Electric GE90, was […]

Airline Focus

New Milestone in Orlando Airport’s Development

February 24, 2017 1

Orlando International Airport, (IATA: MCO) says construction activity will begin soon on its $1.8 billion South Terminal Complex (STC) Phase 1 Terminal C. The airport says that as the project advances toward the anticipated building […]

Air Cargo

San Diego International Airport Unveils Innovation Lab

February 24, 2017 0

San Diego International Airport (IATA: SAN) has repurposed part of its former Commuter Terminal to serve as a space where innovators can conceive, develop and test emerging technologies and business concepts that have the potential […]

Aircraft

Korean Air Takes Delivery of First Boeing 787 Dreamliner

February 23, 2017 0

On February 22nd Korean Air celebrated the delivery of its first 787-9 Dreamliner at a ceremony held at the aircraft manufacturer Boeing’s South Carolina assembly site. The airline is scheduled to introduce five 787-9 Dreamliners […]

Aircraft

Boeing Debuts 787-10 Dreamliner

February 20, 2017 0

The Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner, the third member of the 787 Dreamliner family, made its public debut on February 17. Thousands of employees at Boeing’s North Charleston manufacturing site celebrated the event, along with US President […]

Aircraft

Juneyao Airlines Finalises Boeing 787 Order

February 17, 2017 0

Boeing and Juneyao Airlines have announced the finalisation of an order for five 787-9 Dreamliners, valued at about $1.32 billion at current list prices. This new order, which also includes options for five more 787-9s, […]