Operations

Bahrain Airport Company Renumbers Aircraft Parking Stands

October 16, 2019 0

The Bahrain Airport Company (BAC), the operator and managing body of Bahrain International Airport (IATA: BAH), has renumbered its aircraft parking stands, replacing the existing numbering system with a more modern alphanumeric one that helps […]

Airline Focus

First Scheduled Stansted-India Flights Announced

October 9, 2019 0

The first ever scheduled flights to India from London Stansted will take off later this month with the launch of Air India’s three-times a week service to Amritsar in the north west of the country. […]

Airline Focus

‘Operation Matterhorn’ Final Flights Today

October 7, 2019 0

The UK Civil Aviation Authority is today due to complete Operation Matterhorn, repatriating around 140,000 Thomas Cook passengers following the company’s liquidation on September 23, 2019. The two-week flying programme, which involved the use of […]

Aircraft

First Scheduled A380 Flights for Cairo

October 4, 2019 0

Emirates performed the first scheduled Airbus A380 service into Cairo International Airport on October 2. The flight demonstrated the airport’s readiness to accommodate the A380, the world’s largest commercial passenger jet. Welcomed with a ceremonial […]

Appointments

New CAA Group Director

October 4, 2019 0

The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has appointed Rob Bishton as its new group director of safety and airspace regulation from November 6. Mr Bishton has been at the CAA since 2014, where he is […]

Operations

Cairo to Receive its First Scheduled A380 Flights

October 1, 2019 0

Emirates will be operating its A380 service to Cairo International Airport on October 2, 2019, making it the first scheduled commercial airline to operate an A380 flight into Egypt. With the intent to make the […]