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, […]

Air Traffic Control

Birmingham Airport Launches Draft Master Plan

November 6, 2018 0

Birmingham Airport (BHX) has launched its draft Master Plan, titled, The Midlands Gateway to the World.  It described the plan as “ambitious yet sustainable” and said it was focussed upon “addressing the key constraints to […]

Air Traffic Control

New Mexico City Airport Project Cancelled

October 31, 2018 0

The construction of a new airport for Mexico City has halted after a public vote to decide its fate.  About a third of the $13.3 billion project is already complete but, during his election campaign, […]

Air Cargo

A World First for Frankfurt Airport

September 17, 2018 0

The World’s first electronic Dangerous Goods Declaration (eDGD) shipment has been processed at Frankfurt Airport. A shipment from healthcare specialist Abbott Diagnostics in Wiesbaden was flown on board freight flight LH8222 to Mexico City on […]

Air Traffic Control

ACI World Issues new Drone Policy Paper

August 29, 2018 0

In response to the rapid growth of the drone and Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) market worldwide, Airports Council International (ACI) World has launched a policy paper on drones providing informed and practical recommendations for airports. ACI […]

Airports

Green Light for Frankfurt Airport’s Pier G

August 23, 2018 0

Fraport AG, the owner and operator of Frankfurt Airport, has received the required permit for the construction of Pier G from the building inspectorate of the city of Frankfurt. Pier G was originally envisaged to […]

Air Traffic Control

Pre-tender Stage Reached for Montenegro Airports Concession

August 8, 2018 0

The Government of Montenegro, acting through the Ministry of Transport and Maritime Affairs, is compiling a tender procedure to identify an experienced private partner for the long-term concession of Montenegro Airports.  On August 6, it […]

Airline Focus

Building Permit Issued for Berlin’s Terminal 2

July 24, 2018 0

The Dahme-Spreewald county building authority has issued a building permit to Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH for BER Terminal T2 (earlier known as T1E). The building will be erected directly in front of Pier North and […]