Category Archives: Security

New Drone Laws Regarding UK Airports

The British Government has announced new laws to restrict all drones from flying above 400 feet and within 1 kilometre of airport boundaries. The Government … More ››

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Orlando Airport Partially Reimbursed for Federal Security Upgrades

Orlando International Airport has announced it is scheduled to receive $6.4 million from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) as partial repayment for security upgrades following … More ››

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Transfer Passenger Capabilities Enhanced at Doha’s Hamad Airport

Hamad International Airport, Doha (IATA: DOH) says it has moved to further improve its passenger transfer capabilities.  HIA has issued a press release stating that … More ››

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Frankfurt Opens Airside T1 Roof Terrace  

The transit zone of Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal 1 has just gained a roof terrace.  The airport operator, Fraport, says that besides fresh air, it boasts … More ››

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Campaign to Save Birmingham Airport’s Original Terminal Building

A campaign and online petition has been launched to save Birmingham Airport’s historic first terminal building which has an uncertain future. The Elmdon terminal building … More ››

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EASA Publishes its First Formal Opinion on Safe Drone Ops in Europe

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has published the first formal Opinion on safe operations for small drones in Europe.  EASA says it is an … More ››

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Vilnius Airport to Start Terminal Modernisation

After completing its runway reconstruction last summer, this year Vilnius Airport is about to start the reconstruction of its passenger terminal. The airport says the … More ››

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Birmingham Airport Invests in Passenger Experience

  Birmingham Airport has started a multi-million-pound programme of development works to improve the passenger journey through the airport terminal. The works include redeveloping the … More ››

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Commercial Flights to Resume Between Egypt and Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin has authorised commercial flights between Egypt and Russia to resume following a two-year suspension that followed the loss of Metrojet Flight … More ››

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Cathay Pacific Crew ‘saw North Korean Missile’

Cathay Pacific has confirmed that the crew on board one of its aircraft reported a suspected sighting of last week’s North Korean missile test. The … More ››

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