Air Traffic Control

Gatwick Plans Routine use of its Existing Standby Runway

October 18, 2018 0

A draft master plan issued by Gatwick Airport explores the use of its existing standby runway. Gatwick is well-known for being the world’s busiest single-runway operation and recently lost out in a hard-fought battle for […]

Air Traffic Control

Bahrain Upgrades to CAT II Instrument Landing System

October 1, 2018 0

Bahrain’s aviation regulator, Civil Aviation Affairs (CAA), in cooperation with Bahrain Airport Company (BAC), the management company of Bahrain International Airport has announced the completion of an instrument landing system (ILS) upgrade to CAT II […]

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 […]

Air Cargo

Airlines Swap Terminals at Hamburg

September 17, 2018 0

As part of a new terminal plan at Hamburg Airport, several airlines changed terminals during the night of September 18 to 19.  Eurowings has moved to Terminal 1 while British Airway, Vueling, Iberia, Aer Lingus […]

Air Cargo

Southeast US Airports Braced for Hurricane Florence

September 13, 2018 0

More than 1,000 pre-emptive flight cancellations have been made as airports in the southeast United States await the arrival of Hurricane Florence.  Although the storm has been downgraded to a Category 2 event, wind speeds […]

Air Cargo

New Aviation Security Course Launched

September 13, 2018 1

The training arm of the UK Civil Aviation Authority (UK CAA), CAA International (CAAi), has announced a new Security Management Systems (SeMS) two-day training course. The SeMS Framework was introduced in 2014 by the UK […]

Air Cargo

Stansted Records Busiest Summer Ever

September 12, 2018 0

London Stansted has passed the rolling 27 million passengers a year milestone for the first time in its history following its busiest ever month and a record-breaking summer. The airport said it handled more than […]