Customer Service

Heathrow Launches new app for Visually Impaired Passengers

November 30, 2018 0

From Monday December 3rd, visually impaired passengers at Heathrow have had access to on-demand, personalised assistance via the Aira app. The airport said access to this app and its established network allows passengers to enhance their […]

Ground Handling

New Airside Bus Fleet for Emirates

November 29, 2018 0

Emirates has invested in a fleet on new ‘high tech’ buses to provide passengers with even more comfortable airside transfers when they arrive, depart or transit at Dubai international Airport. The new vehicles, provided by […]

Legislation

UK and USA Agree new Open Skies Arrangements

November 28, 2018 0

A Statement from the UK’s Department for Transport: November 28, 2018: The UK’s Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has today (Wednesday, 28th November) announced the conclusion of a new ‘open skies’ air services arrangement with the […]

Air Cargo

Lufthansa Awards Amsterdam Cargo Contract to WFS

November 28, 2018 0

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) will commence cargo handling for Lufthansa Cargo at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport on February 1, 2019. The new contract will see WFS handle around 30,000 tonnes per annum, serving the airline’s combined […]

Air Traffic Control

Airports Call for Swift ATM Reform

November 28, 2018 0

At the 12th ACI Airport Exchange conference and exhibition taking from November 27-29 in Oslo, hosted by Norwegian airport group AVINOR, the capacity challenge facing European air transport came into the spotlight once again. Echoing […]

Airline Focus

Flybe and Virgin Atlantic Confirm Talks

November 23, 2018 0

Flybe and Virgin Atlantic have confirmed that they are engaged in talks about a potential take-over after the Flybe put itself up for sale earlier this month. A statement from Virgin Atlantic said the airline […]

Air Traffic Control

Brisbane Airport Corporation Signs NATS Deal

November 23, 2018 0

The Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) has agreed a deal with the air traffic service provider NATS for a range of airport and air traffic services to support the airport’s growth over the next two-and-a-half years.  […]

Passenger Terminal

Newcastle Airport, Australia, Goes International

November 22, 2018 0

Newcastle Airport (IATA: NTL) became New South Wales’ second international airport, when its first flights from Auckland in 16 years landed on November 22. A 13-week seasonal service operated by Virgin Australia will run over […]