Passenger Terminal

Milestone for Mineta San Jose Airport

December 7, 2018 0

Mineta San Jose International (SJC) representatives celebrated as the last piece of structural steel was erected as part of the airport’s new interim gates facility project. The setting of the last piece of steel on […]

Airline Focus

Royal Air Maroc to join oneworld Airline Alliance

December 6, 2018 0

Royal Air Maroc is to join the oneworld airline alliance, making it the third Arab airline member besides Royal Jordanian (a member since 2007) and Qatar Airways (a member since 2013). Royal Air Maroc said […]

Air Traffic Control

Remote Tower Operational for Saarbrücken Airport

December 4, 2018 0

Since the early hours of December 4, traffic at Saarbrücken Airport (IATA: SCN) is no longer controlled from the tower on site but from hundreds of kilometres away in Leipzig. DFS, the German air navigation […]

Airline Focus

First Embraer E190-E2 for Air Astana

December 4, 2018 0

The first new generation Embraer E190-E2 for Air Astana arrived at Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport (IATA: TSE) in Astana on December 3, following ferry flights from the manufacturer’s factory in São José dos Campos, Brazil. This is […]

Airline Focus

Milestone in Vienna Airport’s History

December 3, 2018 0

Vienna Airport achieved a milestone figure on December 3, 2018, as it welcomed its 25 millionth passenger. Vienna’s Mayor, Michael Ludwig, and the Members of the Vienna Airport management board, Julian Jäger and Günther Ofner […]

Airline Focus

First Boeing 737 MAX 8 for Fiji Airways

December 3, 2018 0

Boeing has delivered the first 737 MAX for Fiji Airways, which plans to use the jet to expand and modernise its single-aisle fleet. “We are thrilled to take delivery of our very first 737 MAX […]

Customer Service

Heathrow Launches new app for Visually Impaired Passengers

November 30, 2018 0

From Monday December 3rd, visually impaired passengers at Heathrow have had access to on-demand, personalised assistance via the Aira app. The airport said access to this app and its established network allows passengers to enhance their […]

Ground Handling

New Airside Bus Fleet for Emirates

November 29, 2018 0

Emirates has invested in a fleet on new ‘high tech’ buses to provide passengers with even more comfortable airside transfers when they arrive, depart or transit at Dubai international Airport. The new vehicles, provided by […]

Legislation

UK and USA Agree new Open Skies Arrangements

November 28, 2018 0

A Statement from the UK’s Department for Transport: November 28, 2018: The UK’s Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has today (Wednesday, 28th November) announced the conclusion of a new ‘open skies’ air services arrangement with the […]

Air Cargo

Lufthansa Awards Amsterdam Cargo Contract to WFS

November 28, 2018 0

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) will commence cargo handling for Lufthansa Cargo at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport on February 1, 2019. The new contract will see WFS handle around 30,000 tonnes per annum, serving the airline’s combined […]