Airports

France Implements One-Stop Security

June 12, 2009 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has welcomed France’s adoption of One-Stop Security; an IATA security strategy based on threat and risk assessment, innovation, technology and cost-efficiency.  This method means passengers that have already been […]

News

Singapore expands A380 routes

June 12, 2009 0

June 11: Singapore Airlines will fly the Airbus A380 on the Singapore to Hong Kong route from July 9. Hong Kong will be the fifth international destination and second Asian city to be served by […]

News

Air France replacing sensors on A330s

June 12, 2009 0

June 11: Air France Chief Executive Officer Pierre-Henri Gourgeon confirmed that Air France is speeding up its programme to replace the anemometric sensors on its fleet of A330s following the loss of Flight 447 in […]

Appointments

New Swissport Appointments

June 12, 2009 0

J J Andres Alvez, (pictured) Swissport’s new Executive VP who took over from Urs Sieber on June 1, has made the following new appointments within his Europe/Middle East/Africa/Asia Ground Handling Division. Mark Skinner becomes SVP […]

Airports

New India’s Airport Authority Chairman

June 12, 2009 0

Mr Vijai Agrawal (pictured) has replaced Mr Kannayan Ramalingam as Chairman of the Airports Authority of India.  Born on June 2, 1955, Mr Agrawal holds Master of Engineering (Power Electronics and Electrical Drives) and Bachelor […]

News

Hochtief wins Wroclaw Contract

June 12, 2009 0

It was confirmed on June 3 that Hochtief Polska and Hochtief Construction had been selected to build a new terminal at Wroclaw International airport in Poland. Budgeted at approximately €68 million, the project is due […]

Air Traffic Control

Cambridge To Provide Coventry ATS

June 12, 2009 0

At the end of April, Marshall Airport Cambridge (MAC) officially took over responsibility for the provision of Air Traffic Services at Coventry Airport in a contract which enables MAC to manage all air traffic control, […]

Airports

Second SideCat For Frankfurt

June 12, 2009 0

Fraport, the launch customer for the SideCat XL Passenger PRM ambulift, has placed an order for another unit for Frankfurt Airport. “The service for handicapped passengers has become remarkably more comfortable and easier with the […]

Air Cargo

Hanover’s New Strategy

June 12, 2009 0

Hanover Airport has started an ambitious expansion programme aimed at increasing its share of the cargo and logistics market. A €110 million (US$152m) investment by 2010 will enable the western (cargo) side of the airport […]

Airports

Stansted Fire Service Upgrade

June 12, 2009 0

Stansted, the UK’s third busiest airport has significantly boosted its fire-fighting capabilities following the completion of a £1 million (US$1.5m) investment programme. During a special ceremony held at the airport, BAA’s Chief Executive Colin Matthews […]