Baggage Tracking Deadline Nears

October 5, 2017 0

The International Air Transport Association is ramping up its assistance to meet Resolution 753. Carroll McCormick reports. With just under a year to go until the introduction of its Resolution 753 the International Air Transport […]

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New IATA FIATA Air Cargo Program Launched in Canada

August 15, 2017 0

A new IATA FIATA Air Cargo Program (IFACP) has been launched in Canada. The new programme, which will be rolled out globally following the Canadian pilot, replaces the existing Cargo Agency Program, and will be […]

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New ACI Europe Appointments

June 29, 2017 0

Dr Michael Kerkloh, President and CEO of Munich Airport was elected President of ACI Europe on June 14. The appointment was announced at the Council’s 27th Annual Assembly, Congress & Exhibition, in Paris. Addressing the […]


British Airways back at Birmingham

May 23, 2017 0

  When flight BA7025 took off from Birmingham Airport for Florence, Italy, on May 20 it marked a significant return to regional flying for British Airways. It was the first of four new regional routes […]

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EASA Proposes New Airport Certification Specifications

April 25, 2017 0

The European Safety Agency, EASA, has proposed new certification specifications (CS) for aerodrome design to enable large aeroplanes to operate at existing airports. An EASA statement said modern aircraft have very precise guidance systems for […]

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IATA Figures Show Continuing Growth in Air Cargo Demand

April 5, 2017 0

On April 5, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) released demand growth results for global air freight markets for February 2017 showing an 8.4% increase in demand measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs) compared to […]