Operations

Bahrain Airport Company Renumbers Aircraft Parking Stands

October 16, 2019 0

The Bahrain Airport Company (BAC), the operator and managing body of Bahrain International Airport (IATA: BAH), has renumbered its aircraft parking stands, replacing the existing numbering system with a more modern alphanumeric one that helps […]

Air Traffic Control

Systems Interface Wins Ugandan Contract

October 16, 2019 0

The UK company, Systems Interface, has been awarded a contract by SBC (Uganda) Limited for the supply, installation and commissioning of a CAT1 ground to air Navaid system at the new Kabaale International Airport. The […]

Contracts

Goldhofer Consolidates its Position in the Indian Market

October 15, 2019 0

Goldhofer and Francis Klein Machine Tools (FKMT) Technologies of Bangalore, India, have signed a Joint venture agreement for the production of ground handling equipment. The deal means that FKMT will handle the production and sales […]

Aircraft

First Scheduled A380 Flights for Cairo

October 4, 2019 0

Emirates performed the first scheduled Airbus A380 service into Cairo International Airport on October 2. The flight demonstrated the airport’s readiness to accommodate the A380, the world’s largest commercial passenger jet. Welcomed with a ceremonial […]

Appointments

New CAA Group Director

October 4, 2019 0

The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has appointed Rob Bishton as its new group director of safety and airspace regulation from November 6. Mr Bishton has been at the CAA since 2014, where he is […]