Air Traffic Control

Call for UK air traffic control infrastructure funding

July 10, 2020 0

The Guild of Air Traffic Control Officers (GATCO) has called on the British Government’s Secretary of State for Transport, the Rt Hon Grant Shapps, to start discussions on the future funding of Air Navigation Services […]

Air Cargo

Green light for Manston air cargo hub

July 10, 2020 0

Manston Airport, closed since 2014, has moved a step closer to reopening after the UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) approved its redevelopment as an international air cargo hub, which will also be available for passenger […]

Appointments

Interim CEO announced for Cardiff Airport  

July 8, 2020 0

Cardiff Airport (IATA: CWL) has confirmed its CEO Deb Bowen Rees will be stepping down from August 1, 2020 and chief commercial officer (CCO) Spencer Birns will step up as interim CEO from the same date.  An airport […]

Operations

Berlin Airports note upturn in passenger numbers

July 7, 2020 0

Passenger numbers at Berlin’s airports rose significantly in June thanks to the easing of travel regulations. Schönefeld and Tegel Airports handled 167,891 passengers in June, three times as in in May (51,979 passengers). Despite the […]

Airline Focus

American Airlines to fly from Heathrow’s Terminal 5

July 3, 2020 0

American Airlines has announced it will begin provisionally operating all flights from London Heathrow (LHR) Terminal 5 (T5), the home of its Atlantic joint business partner and fellow oneworld member, British Airways, from July 7. […]