Airports

Copenhagen Sells Newcastle Stake

November 6, 2012 0

AMP Capital, the Australian investment firm, has acquired Koebenhavns Lufthavne’s (Copenhagen Airport) 49% stake in Newcastle International Airport.  The company was selected ahead of several other bidders including 3i, the UK-listed private equity group, and […]

Airports

AAAE Reorganises

November 6, 2012 0

American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) CEO Charles Barclay has announced that he is reorganising AAAE, “to acknowledge the reality of its growth into significant, varied business lines to better serve the association’s members.” The […]

Airports

Sir Howard Davies Outlines Inquiry Aims

November 6, 2012 0

Sir Howard Davies, the British Government-appointed head of a commission researching the future needs of runway capacity in the south east of England has stated he wants to give the next government a “flying start” […]

Legislation

TSA Qualifies Air Cargo Screening Systems

October 5, 2012 0

The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has added three new x-ray systems from L-3 Security & Detection Systems (SDS) to its Air Cargo Qualified Product List (QPL).  The PX 10.10-MV, PX 15.17-MV 200 and PX […]

Airports

The Heathrow Shuffle

October 5, 2012 0

The London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games were barely over before the starting gun was fired on a fresh challenge that sent the UK’s airports policy sprinting up the political agenda.  What may have been […]

Airline Focus

US Senate Exempts US Carriers from EU ETS Scheme

October 5, 2012 0

The US Senate has passed a bill that enables the US Transportation Secretary to tell US airlines not to participate in the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS). The move came one week after […]

Legislation

US Senate Exempts US Carriers from EU ETS Scheme

September 25, 2012 0

The US Senate has passed a bill that enables the US Transportation Secretary to tell US airlines to not participate in the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS). The move comes one week after […]