Category Archives: Legislation

IATA Promotes Open Border Strategy

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called on governments to intensify efforts to spread the economic and social benefits of aviation by removing onerous … More ››

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IATA Calls for Stronger Economic Regulation of Australian Airports

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called for economic regulation of airports in Australia to be strengthened. In a keynote address to the Australasian … 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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Orlando Airport Partially Reimbursed for Federal Security Upgrades

Orlando International Airport has announced it is scheduled to receive $6.4 million from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) as partial repayment for security upgrades following … 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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IATA: A Step Significant Step Towards Digitising Dangerous Goods

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) says it has taken a significant step forward in the digitalisation of the dangerous goods supply chain following the … More ››

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American and Qantas file Application to Form Joint Business

American Airlines and Qantas say they have filed an application with the US Department of Transportation (DOT) seeking approval to form a joint business “to … More ››

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Stansted Moves to Raise Passenger Cap

London Stansted Airport has submitted a planning application to Uttlesford District Council to raise the current cap on the number of passengers it is permitted … More ››

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EASA Publishes its First Formal Opinion on Safe Drone Ops in Europe

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has published the first formal Opinion on safe operations for small drones in Europe.  EASA says it is an … More ››

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Green Light for Miami Airport’s MIA Foreign Trade Zone

The Miami-Dade Aviation Department (MDAD) has gained final approval from the US Department of Commerce to designate Miami International Airport’s entire 3,230-acre land parcel as … More ››

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