Airports

LEED Gold For LAX’s New Tom Bradley Terminal

April 10, 2015 1

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) has achieved Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for its new Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT). This makes the 1.25 million sq ft facility, designed by Fentress […]

Airports

Future of the UK’s Regional Airports Considered

January 21, 2015 0

On January 19 the UK’s House of Commons Transport Select Committee heard evidence from the aviation industry on the importance of regional aviation and how it supports transport infrastructure and importantly the development of regional […]

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IATA Environmental Assessment Programme Gathers Momentum

January 13, 2015 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that five airlines have recently successfully completed stages of the IATA Environmental Assessment (IEnvA) program. IEnvA is a voluntary, two-stage evaluation process designed to drive airline environmental […]

Airports

New Pather for Salzburg

January 13, 2015 0

Salzburg Airport (IATA SZG) has taken delivery of a new a PANTHER-S 6×6 fire fighting vehicle. It joins two PANTHER 8×8 trucks delivered to SZG in 1999 and 2004. These vehicles have a top speed […]

Airports

Runway 15R-33L Reopened at BWI Marshall Airport

November 25, 2014 0

Runway 15R-33L, one of the primary commercial runways at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, reopened on Saturday morning following months of major construction. As part of a multi-year, comprehensive series of airfield improvements, the runway […]

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Heathrow’s Ebola Screening Starts Today

October 13, 2014 0

The British Government’s Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has announced the screening of passengers inbound from Ebola disease-affected countries will start at Heathrow today (Tuesday October 14). Travellers deemed to be from “at risk” countries will be […]

Airports

CBI Calls for a Single Hub Airport

September 1, 2014 0

With the UK’s Airports Commission set to announce whether it will include a Thames Estuary airport in its shortlist of potential expansion sites the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has said: “having a single UK […]

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Government Rejects Qantas Loan Request

March 5, 2014 0

The Australian Government has rejected a AUS$3bn (US2.7bn) loan request from Qantas. Last week, Qantas reported a first-half loss of A$252m ($225m; £135m) and said it would cut 5,000 jobs.  The move is a further […]