Airline Focus

Pre-Conditioned Air Debuts at Sea-Tac

August 15, 2013 0

  The Port of Seattle has introduced a new air conditioning service at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.  Airlines are expected to save more than $15m in annual fuel costs as a result, while greenhouse gas emissions […]

Airports

Southampton Passenger Numbers on the Rise

August 14, 2013 0

  More than half a million passengers travelled through the regional Southampton Airport, UK, during May to July. The 5.5% year-on-year increase is the airport’s largest growth rate since 2008. Managing Director Dave Lees commented:  […]

Airports

BEUMER Awarded Autover Contract at Nice

August 13, 2013 0

  Automated baggage handling system (BHS) supplier BEUMER Group has been awarded a contract for an ‘autover’ destination coded vehicle (DCV) baggage handling and transportation system, to be part of a major renovation to the […]

Airports

Chopin Airport City Enters Next Stage

August 13, 2013 0

  The development of a business area near Warsaw Chopin Airport, Poland, has entered the next stage of progress.  Polish Airports, together with consultant Arup, is set to begin elaborating a detailed land development plan […]

Airports

Seletar Airport Raising Ground Handler Standards

August 12, 2013 0

Changi Airport Group-owned (CAG) Seletar Airport, Singapore, has embarked on a full-scale review of the service and safety standards of its ground handling agents, as part of its long-term strategy to position itself as a […]

Airports

Rockwell Collins to Buy ARINC for $1.39bn

August 12, 2013 0

  Aviation electronic solutions firm Rockwell Collins has reached an agreement to acquire communications, engineering and integration solutions provider ARINC, a portfolio company of The Carlyle Group, for $1.39bn. Announced on August 11, the transaction […]