Airline Focus

Volaris Launches Phoenix Services

October 22, 2013 0

Volaris, the largest, Mexican, low-cost airline, began services to Phoenix on October 19 with its initial flight from Guadalajara, Mexico.  In June the airline announced that it would begin services from Phoenix Sky Harbor International […]

Airports

Business Concerns About UK Air Links

October 21, 2013 0

A survey commissioned by the UK’s Airport Operators Association shows less than half of senior financial decision-makers are satisfied with UK air links to existing, traditional overseas markets and emerging overseas markets; and fewer than […]

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Norwegian Launches Gatwick – US Services

October 17, 2013 0

Norwegian says it is adding London Gatwick to its intercontinental route map next summer after experiencing: “great success” with its new European routes launched from Gatwick earlier this year. The new transatlantic routes will connect […]

Airports

ExecuJet Opens General Aviation Terminal at Bali

October 17, 2013 0

The ExecuJet Aviation Group has opened a general aviation (GA) terminal at Bali International Airport to handle all unscheduled aircraft operations, including customs and immigration. ExecuJet is initially operating from a temporary terminal covering 300m2 […]

Airports

Göteborg Landvetter Launches Print on Demand Kiosks

October 4, 2013 0

Göteborg Landvetter Airport  in Sweden is now the first airport in the world to offer passengers the opportunity to purchase “print-on-demand” reading material for their trip. At the automated newsstand kiosk Meganews Magazines, customers can […]

Airports

Next Phase of Development for Bristol

October 4, 2013 0

Work has begun at Bristol Airport, UK, on a £6.5 million project to enhance the passenger experience and ease departure lounge congestion during peak travel times. Once completed, the new central walkway will include four […]

Airports

Smiths Detection Launches new Airport Dual-view X-ray System

September 27, 2013 0

Smiths Detection has launches a dual-view X-ray inspection system, the HI-SCAN 6040-2is, for automatic explosive detection at security checkpoints where bags and personal belongings are screened.  Smiths Detection says the new device has a compact […]

Airports

SITA Wins Indian Airport Contract

September 27, 2013 0

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has chosen SITA’s Airport Management System for use at ten airports across India; Chennai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Calicut, Jaipur, Mangalore, Pune, Trichy, Trivandrum and Guwahati. The seven-year, multi-million dollar deal […]

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easyJet to Open Hamburg Base

September 26, 2013 0

UK low-cost carrier easyJet has announced that it will open a base in Hamburg as well as increasing its fleet in Berlin in Spring 2014.  The announcement was made by Chief Executive Carolyn McCall at […]

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MAG and Ryanair Sign Ten-year Stansted Agreement

September 17, 2013 0

On September 16 the Manchester Airports Group (MAG), the new owners of London Stansted, and low cost carrier Ryanair announced a new long-term growth agreement which will see the airline increase the number of passengers […]