Monthly Archives: June 2018

Airport Performance is Amongst Passengers’ Priorities

Air traffic services provider NATS says almost a fifth of people would travel further to fly from a specific airport to get better service.  The … More ››

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IATA: Cargo Market Update

The key points of IATA’s latest Cargo Market Analysis (issued June 28) show that year-on-year growth in air freight tonne kilometres (FTKs) slowed to 4.0% … More ››

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Iberia Takes Delivery of its First A350-900

Iberia, Spain’s flag carrier and a founding member of the IAG’s group of airlines, has taken delivery of its first of 16 A350 XWB on … More ››

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First ACJ320neo Enters Final Assembly

The first ACJ320neo has entered final assembly in Hamburg, marking the start of a new era in Airbus corporate jets. The aircraft is due to … More ››

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MPs Back Heathrow Expansion – Again

Controversial plans to build a third runway at London’s Heathrow airport have won majority support from MPs after a four-hour debate in Parliament. The government … More ››

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Munich’s Dr Kerkloh Re-elected as President of ACI EUROPE

As part of the 28th ACI EUROPE & WORLD Annual General Assembly and Congress which took place in Brussels earlier this week, the General Assembly … More ››

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Junior Trade Minister Resigns Over Heathrow Expansion

The UK’s junior trade minister, Greg Hands MP, has resigned from the government so that he can oppose the expansion of Heathrow Airport. Parliament is … More ››

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Aalborg Airport Upgrades to CAT III ILS Status

On Friday May 25th Aalborg Airport (IATA:AAL), Denmark, achieved CAT III Instrument Landing System status by using its new NORMARC landing system from Indra Navia. … More ››

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KLM to Launch new Economy Class Service 

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has announced it will offer a new Economy Class service concept aboard its intercontinental flights. At the start of an intercontinental … More ››

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Cerberus Capital Management to Acquire Worldwide Flight Services

Cerberus Capital Management, (Cerberus) has announced that one of its affiliates has entered into an agreement to acquire Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) from Platinum Equity. … More ››

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