Air Traffic Control

Busiest Summer Ever for UK Air Traffic Controllers

September 28, 2018 0

UK navigation service provider NATS has said this summer’s skies were the busiest on record. NATS figures recorded that just over 736,800 commercial aircraft flew in UK airspace over the course of June, July and […]

Airline Focus

Leeds Bradford to Extend Terminal Building

September 27, 2018 0

Leeds Bradford Airport has announced a multi-million pound, three-storey extension to its terminal building. Once complete, it will house a transformed international arrivals process, including immigration, baggage reclaim and customs. The extension is part of […]

Aircraft

Airbus A330-900 Receives EASA Type Certification

September 26, 2018 0

The A330-900 has received its Type Certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). The type, the larger version of the re-engined A330neo, is powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines. The Type Certificate was signed […]

Aircraft

Two new Aircraft Cabin Designs for Air France

September 26, 2018 0

Air France has revealed its new Economy and Premium Economy cabins which will be retrofitted on board its 15 Airbus A330s from January 2019. In addition, customers will progressively discover a new colour scheme and […]

Air Cargo

Swissport Opens its Second Largest Air Cargo Hub in Germany

September 24, 2018 0

Through its acquisition of Stuttgart-based cargo handler Apron GmbH, Swissport International now has Stuttgart Airport as its second largest German cargo hub. Only its recently expanded Frankfurt facility is larger. The acquisition means Swissport is […]

Airline Focus

Domestic Terminal F&B RFPs Sought by Brisbane Airport

September 24, 2018 0

Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) invites Request for Proposal (RFP) from premium Food and Beverage operators for a number of sites within its Domestic Terminal. The airport says the opportunities range from 18m² to 259m² and […]

Airline Focus

London Stansted Trains 100th ‘Dementia Friend’

September 21, 2018 0

Stansted Airport has announced that it now has 100 trained ‘Dementia Friend’ staff members following the latest in a series of special training sessions on World Alzheimer’s Day (Friday September 21). Stansted said that as […]