Airports

London/Heathrow Renovations Continue

September 18, 2009 0

BAA HAS completed the latest phase of a £133 million project to upgrade London/Heathrow’s Terminal 3.  This involved renovating the check-in area at a cost of £16 million to provide more space, the latest technology […]

Airports

AdPM and AdPI in Mauritius

July 24, 2009 0

AdPM (Aéroports de Paris Management) and AdPI (Aéroports de Paris Engineering) have won contracts to expand Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport by creating a new 4 million passenger capacity terminal, which will be linked to […]

Airports

Frankfurt to Become Airport Carbon Accredited

July 24, 2009 0

On June 16, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) announced its application to become Airport Carbon Accredited at the launch of the carbon emissions programme during the 19th ACI Europe Annual Congress in Manchester, UK.  The voluntary Airport […]

Airports

Airport Growth in Dubai

July 24, 2009 0

More than $17billion has been earmarked for the further expansion of airport facilities at both Dubai International and Dubai World Central/Al Maktoum International.  Operating company Dubai Airports is planning to spend a further $10billion on […]

Airline Focus

Aerospace Centre For Al Ain

July 24, 2009 0

On June 15 the United Arab Emirates took an important step towards the development of a major aerospace centre, with the signing of an agreement between the Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) and the Bavarian […]

Airline Focus

Stars Shine on New Cairo Terminal

July 24, 2009 0

The new Terminal 3 at Cairo International Airport in Egypt formally opened on April 27, 2009, with the departure of EgyptAir’s daily New York service the first to use the facility.  The building, located adjacent […]

Airports

LCY Transatlantic Link Gets Supersonic Flight Number

July 24, 2009 0

The first long-haul scheduled passenger link from London City Airport will operate under the same flight codes that British Airways (BA) used for its supersonic Concorde transatlantic services.  The UK carrier has confirmed that its […]

Airports

Stansted Wins G1 Court Backing

July 24, 2009 0

The court of Appeal has thrown out the latest attempts by campaign group Stop Stansted Expansion (SSE) to block the airport’s G1 planning application.  This is the fifth time their core arguments against the development […]

Airports

Rutten Becomes President of ACI Europe

July 24, 2009 0

Mr Ad Rutten, the Chief Operating Officer of Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport, was elected President of ACI Europe during its June annual assembly held in Manchester.  At the event, Mr Rutten said: “I am delighted to […]

Airline Focus

FFG & Servair = FFS at JFK

July 24, 2009 0

On June 17 the international airline and retail catering company Flying Food Group (FFG) announced it was strengthening its long-term strategic partnership in the US with Servair by creating a new company named Flying Food […]