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 […]

Passenger Terminal

Newcastle Airport, Australia, Goes International

November 22, 2018 0

Newcastle Airport (IATA: NTL) became New South Wales’ second international airport, when its first flights from Auckland in 16 years landed on November 22. A 13-week seasonal service operated by Virgin Australia will run over […]

IT

Heathrow Signs Outsourcing Agreement with SITA

November 21, 2018 0

Heathrow Airport has signed an outsourcing agreement with SITA to transform the management of the airport’s vast communication network into what the company described as: “a smarter, automated service”. A company statement said Heathrow’s Network […]

Airline Focus

China Southern to Leave SkyTeam Alliance

November 15, 2018 0

China Southern Airlines has decided not to renew its contract with the SkyTeam airline alliance as of January 1, 2019. China Southern said its decision “reflects its strategic development, the changing trends of the global aviation […]

Passenger Terminal

London Stansted’s Planning Application Approved 

November 15, 2018 0

London Stansted’s planning application to increase the number of passengers it is permitted to serve to 43 million a year has been approved by Uttlesford District Council. Welcoming the decision, London Stansted’s CEO, Ken O’Toole, […]

Airports

Stuttgart Airport Completes Electric Airside Bus Fleet   

November 9, 2018 0

Stuttgart Airport (IATA: STR) has completed its airside passenger bus replacement programme and now operates an all-electric fleet.  The airport’s first battery powered bus was delivered in 2013, and Stuttgart has undertaken a steady transformation […]