Category Archives: Emergency Services

Southeast US Airports Braced for Hurricane Florence

More than 1,000 pre-emptive flight cancellations have been made as airports in the southeast United States await the arrival of Hurricane Florence.  Although the storm … More ››

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New Aviation Security Course Launched

The training arm of the UK Civil Aviation Authority (UK CAA), CAA International (CAAi), has announced a new Security Management Systems (SeMS) two-day training course. … More ››

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First £1 Million Fire Tender for George Best Belfast City Airport

George Best Belfast City Airport Fire Service has taken delivery of the first of three new fire tenders, each representing an investment in the region … More ››

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Flooded Kansai Airport to Resume Domestic Services on September 7

Japan’s Kansai International Airport (KIX) is set to resume domestic services from its undamaged Terminal 2 “late on Friday [7th]”.  It is unclear when international … More ››

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New Drone Laws Regarding UK Airports

The British Government has announced new laws to restrict all drones from flying above 400 feet and within 1 kilometre of airport boundaries. The Government … More ››

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One Passenger Dies after Engine Explodes on Southwest Airlines Jet

A passenger has died after being injured when the port engine of a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 exploded in flight on April 17. Statements made … More ››

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Campaign to Save Birmingham Airport’s Original Terminal Building

A campaign and online petition has been launched to save Birmingham Airport’s historic first terminal building which has an uncertain future. The Elmdon terminal building … More ››

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All Hands on Deck as Loganair Restores Air links to the Scottish Highlands and Islands

Teams from Loganair and Glasgow Airport were working through the night to prepare for the airline’s first departure in almost 48 hours because of the … More ››

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AA Passenger Agent’s Instinct Saves Children from Online Predator

American Airlines has issued a statement that should help alert all airport and airline employees to the dangers of human trafficking.   The airline officially signed … More ››

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Airport names Cornwall Air Ambulance as Charity of the year

Cornwall Airport Newquay (IATA: NQY) is taking being a good neighbour to new heights by choosing Cornwall Air Ambulance as its charity of the year. … More ››

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