Category Archives: Air Traffic Control

Campaign to Save Birmingham Airport’s Original Terminal Building

A campaign and online petition has been launched to save Birmingham Airport’s historic first terminal building which has an uncertain future. The Elmdon terminal building … More ››

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Qantas Launches Historic Direct Perth – London Flights

Qantas’ first Perth to London flight has taken off, marking the start of the only direct air link between Australia and Europe – and the … More ››

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All Hands on Deck as Loganair Restores Air links to the Scottish Highlands and Islands

Teams from Loganair and Glasgow Airport were working through the night to prepare for the airline’s first departure in almost 48 hours because of the … More ››

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Freezing Weather Disrupts UK Airports

  Freezing weather conditions are disrupting flights from airports across the UK.  Road and rail journeys are also badly disrupted.  The weather in Scotland has … More ››

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Aim for 1 Billion Passengers to Fly on Sustainable Aviation Fuel Flights by 2025

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has set out an aim for one billion passengers to fly on flights powered by a mix of jet fuel … More ››

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EASA Publishes its First Formal Opinion on Safe Drone Ops in Europe

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has published the first formal Opinion on safe operations for small drones in Europe.  EASA says it is an … More ››

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Airbus delivers its first A350-1000 to launch customer Qatar Airways

Airbus has delivered the world’s first A350-1000 widebody airliner to launch customer Qatar Airways at a delivery event in Toulouse, France.  The aircraft is the … More ››

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One-off Airbus A380 Flight for Beirut

The first ever Airbus A380 landing at Beirut’s Rafic Al Hariri International Airport (IATA: BEY) will take place on March 29.  Emirates has announced it … More ››

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BWI Marshall Airport to Purchase Husky Snow Vehicle

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) is purchasing a specialised snow vehicle that will ensure safe airline flight arrivals in poor winter weather conditions.  The … More ››

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The new Lufthansa Livery Goes on Tour

A heads-up to Lufthansa fans: on Thursday, February 8, a very special Lufthansa Boeing 747-8 and an Airbus A321 will be touring Germany and Europe. … More ››

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