Airline Focus

Project Milestone for Gerald R Ford Airport  

November 6, 2018 0

Construction on the second phase of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport’s (GFIA), Gateway Transformation Project (GTP) began on November 5 and will continue through until the summer of 2020. Construction improvements are focused on […]

Airline Focus

Heathrow Prepares for Largest Biometrics Roll out  

October 18, 2018 0

Heathrow Airport has announced it is launching its first end-to-end biometrics trial which will bring facial recognition to each point of a departing passenger’s journey. The airport said the £50 million project will add to […]

Airline Focus

London Stansted Trains 100th ‘Dementia Friend’

September 21, 2018 0

Stansted Airport has announced that it now has 100 trained ‘Dementia Friend’ staff members following the latest in a series of special training sessions on World Alzheimer’s Day (Friday September 21). Stansted said that as […]

Air Cargo

New Aviation Security Course Launched

September 13, 2018 1

The training arm of the UK Civil Aviation Authority (UK CAA), CAA International (CAAi), has announced a new Security Management Systems (SeMS) two-day training course. The SeMS Framework was introduced in 2014 by the UK […]

Air Traffic Control

ACI World Issues new Drone Policy Paper

August 29, 2018 0

In response to the rapid growth of the drone and Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) market worldwide, Airports Council International (ACI) World has launched a policy paper on drones providing informed and practical recommendations for airports. ACI […]

Air Traffic Control

Stansted Airport Plays Host to Air Force One

July 12, 2018 1

London Stansted Airport is playing host to the famous US Presidential aircraft known as Air Force One today (July 12).   US President Donald Trump arrived at Stansted just before 2pm local time to start a […]

Air Traffic Control

New Drone Laws Regarding UK Airports

May 30, 2018 0

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 says the measures, which will form am amendment to the […]