Airline Focus

Singapore and ICAO Renew Aviation Training Partnership

April 9, 2019 0

Singapore and the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) have reaffirmed their commitment to train staff to work in the aviation sector. Mr Khaw Boon Wan, coordinating minister for infrastructure and minister for transport, and Dr […]

UAS/Drones

New UK Extended Drone no-fly Zone Rules

March 13, 2019 0

New legislation to extend the ‘no-fly’ zone around UK airports came into force on March 13. It is now illegal to fly a drone within 5km of an airport, with major penalties for those who […]

Security

ACI World Launches First Online Certificate in Smart Security

January 31, 2019 0

Airports Council International (ACI) World has launched the first ACI Certificate in Smart Security which it says will introduce participants to the core concepts of this globally-established programme. The certificate is offered via an online course by […]

Operations

Gatwick Runway Reopens

December 21, 2018 0

London’s Gatwick Airport has reopened after drone overflights caused flights to be suspended for more than 24 hours. A statement from the airport’s press office on December 21 said: “Gatwick’s runway is currently available having […]

UAS/Drones

Gatwick Suspends Flights After Drone Sightings

December 20, 2018 0

Gatwick Airport’s runway remains closed and all flights are currently suspended following reports of drones making numerous flights over Gatwick’s airfield since 2100 on Wednesday evening. It is estimated that more than 100,000 of journeys […]