Air Traffic Control

New Radar for Billund Airport

September 28, 2017 0

Spain’s Indra has been selected to provide a new generation of radar equipment for Billund International Airport (IATA: BLL). It follows a tender process organised by the Danish air navigation service provider, NAVIAIR. Indra will […]

Airline Focus

Construction Milestone for Gerald Ford International Airport

September 28, 2017 0

Construction on the first phase of the Gerald R Ford International Airport’s (GFIA) Gateway Transformation Project (GTP) concluded on September 27 with a ribbon-cutting celebration with sponsors, tenants, airport staff, and dignitaries. The event recognised […]

Aircraft

50th Birthday of Lifeline Orkney Air Service

September 28, 2017 1

On Wednesday September 28 Loganair celebrated half a century of serving the Scottish Orkney islands. Operated by Loganair since 1967, the Orkney Inter-Isles Air Service connects the Orkney mainland with six outer islands, and includes […]

Aircraft

JetBlue is Launch Airline for A320 Family Airspace Cabin

September 27, 2017 0

US low-cost-carrier JetBlue will become the first airline to introduce Airspace by Airbus on the A320 Family. JetBlue customers will experience this newest A320 Family cabin aboard JetBlue aircraft starting in late 2020. Robin Hayes, […]

Airline Focus

‘Sister’ Agreement for Brisbane and Chongqing Airports

September 22, 2017 0

Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) has entered into a ‘Sister-Airport’ agreement with the Chongqing Airport Group (IATA: CKG) of China which will enable the two airports to share expertise on commercial, operational and tourism market development. […]

Aircraft

JAL Announces Boeing 787 Orders

September 21, 2017 0

Boeing and Japan Airlines (JAL) have announced an order for four 787-8 Dreamliners. The order, which was previously listed on the Boeing Orders & Deliveries website, attributed to an unidentified customer, is valued at more […]

Air Cargo

Auckland Airport Responds to Aviation Fuel Shortage

September 20, 2017 0

The oil companies responsible for transporting, storing and supplying aviation fuel to Auckland Airport, the primary international gateway to New Zealand, are restricting the amount of fuel that airliners can uplift after a single supply […]

Airports

Brisbane Invests in Rooftop Solar Power

September 19, 2017 1

Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) has announced it is investing in a major renewable energy Solar PV project capable of generating more than 9,315,000 kilowatt hours a year. The 6MW system, consisting of 22,000 panels spanning […]