London Airports Respond to CAA Price Caps

January 10, 2014 0

The UK’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has announced new passenger charge caps for Heathrow and Gatwick while deregulating Stansted.  Under the Civil Aviation Act 2012 for the economic regulation of UK airport operators, the CAA […]


Genoa Airport Rail Link Gains EU Support

December 19, 2013 0

The European Union will co-finance with €576,000 from the Trans-European Networks-Transport (TEN-T) Programme a series of studies on the design of the connection between Genoa Airport and the existing Italian rail network, in order to […]


Business Concerns About UK Air Links

October 21, 2013 0

A survey commissioned by the UK’s Airport Operators Association shows less than half of senior financial decision-makers are satisfied with UK air links to existing, traditional overseas markets and emerging overseas markets; and fewer than […]


Rockwell Collins to Buy ARINC for $1.39bn

August 12, 2013 0

  Aviation electronic solutions firm Rockwell Collins has reached an agreement to acquire communications, engineering and integration solutions provider ARINC, a portfolio company of The Carlyle Group, for $1.39bn. Announced on August 11, the transaction […]

Airline Focus

Delta Air Lines Acquires 49% Stake in Virgin Atlantic

June 24, 2013 0

  Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic Airways have detailed a codeshare agreement across 108 routes, connecting passengers to 66 destinations across North America and the UK.  The announcement coincides with Delta acquiring a 49% […]


Rapiscan 620DV Achieves STAC Certification

May 22, 2013 0

Security inspection systems supplier Rapiscan Systems has announced that its 620DV AT (Dual View) advanced baggage x-ray scanner has been certified by the Service Technique de l’Aviation Civile (STAC) for liquid explosive detection systems (LEDS).  […]


L-3’s Compact ProVision 2 Scanner Receives EU Approval

May 17, 2013 0

L-3 Security & Detection Systems has announced that its ProVision 2 checkpoint security scanner meets European aviation standards following testing under the European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) Common Evaluation Process (CEP).  The ProVision 2 is […]