Passenger Terminal

London Stansted’s Planning Application Approved 

November 15, 2018 0

London Stansted’s planning application to increase the number of passengers it is permitted to serve to 43 million a year has been approved by Uttlesford District Council. Welcoming the decision, London Stansted’s CEO, Ken O’Toole, […]

Airline Focus

Project Milestone for Gerald R Ford Airport  

November 6, 2018 0

Construction on the second phase of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport’s (GFIA), Gateway Transformation Project (GTP) began on November 5 and will continue through until the summer of 2020. Construction improvements are focused on […]

Airports

Soft Opening for the new Istanbul Airport

October 29, 2018 0

Turkey’s President Erdoğan led the ceremony to mark the official opening of the new Istanbul Airport (IATA: ISL) on October 29. The new facility has yet to be named but it will ultimately replace the […]

Air Cargo

Istanbul New Airport Completes ORAT Test

October 19, 2018 1

The Istanbul New Airport (INA) has completed its Operational Readiness and Airport Transfer (ORAT) programme in time for its October 29 ‘soft opening’. The INA will become the world’s largest airport under one roof. A […]

Air Cargo

Ryanair Changes Ground Handler at Stansted

October 17, 2018 0

Ryanair has announced that it has chosen OmniServ as its future ground handler at London Stansted Airport (IATA: STN). From February 1, 2019, OmniServ (operating as Blue Handling) will provide all of Ryanair’s check-in, baggage […]

Air Cargo

Primera Air Collapses

October 2, 2018 0

After 14 years in business, the Icelandic owned, Danish-registered budget airline, Primera Air, ceased operations at midnight on October 1. The carrier had offered low-cost flights from Stansted and Birmingham to North America earlier this […]

Airline Focus

Leeds Bradford to Extend Terminal Building

September 27, 2018 0

Leeds Bradford Airport has announced a multi-million pound, three-storey extension to its terminal building. Once complete, it will house a transformed international arrivals process, including immigration, baggage reclaim and customs. The extension is part of […]