Appointments

Interim CEO announced for Cardiff Airport  

July 8, 2020 0

Cardiff Airport (IATA: CWL) has confirmed its CEO Deb Bowen Rees will be stepping down from August 1, 2020 and chief commercial officer (CCO) Spencer Birns will step up as interim CEO from the same date.  An airport […]

Ground Handling

Swissport to cut 4,500 jobs

June 25, 2020 0

Ground handling giant Swissport is it make around 4,500 of its 8,000 strong work force redundant as it reorganises in the wake the COVID-19 crisis. The company’s financial forecast predicts that 2020 revenue will be […]

Airline Focus

Lufthansa expects to cut 22,000 jobs

June 11, 2020 0

German’s flag carrier, Lufthansa, has said it will cut 22,000 jobs as it reorganises in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. It is currently in negotiations with the appropriate unions and says it hopes to […]

Air Traffic Control

Leeds Bradford Airport to receive Frequentis VCS

June 4, 2020 0

Leeds Bradford Airport (IATA: LBA), in the United Kingdom, has commissioned the installation of a voice communication system (VCS) to replace its legacy equipment. Systems Interface and Frequentis have been awarded the contract to project […]

Contracts

UK signs Solidarity Airport deal with Poland

May 21, 2020 0

Representatives of the UK and Poland have signed a cooperation agreement to develop the Solidarity Transport Hub, often referred to as the central port of communication (Centralny Port Komunikacyjny – CPK). The CPK is a […]