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Norway’s First Electric-Powered Flight

On June 18, Ketil Solvik-Olsen, Norway’s Minister of Transport and Communications and airport operator Avinor’s CEO, Dag Falk-Petersen, took part in Norway’s first electric-powered flight. … More ››

IATA: Air Freight Growth Recovers Slightly in April, Up 4.1%

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) latest data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometres (FTKs), rose 4.1% in … More ››

IATA: Infrastructure, Costs Key to Harness Power of Aviation in Latin America

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on the governments of Latin America and the Caribbean to focus on infrastructure, costs and the region’s regulatory … More ››

ACI EUROPE: “Brexit still a burning issue for airports, airline protectionism also looms large”.

At its annual New Year Reception in the European Parliament on January 23, ACI EUROPE provided an overview of the burning issues the airport industry … More ››

Baggage Tracking Deadline Nears

The International Air Transport Association is ramping up its assistance to meet Resolution 753. Carroll McCormick reports. With just under a year to go until … More ››

‘Passenger Airport Charges Double in 10 Years: Tighter Regulation Needed’ – IATA

The International Air Transport Association has called on the European Union to significantly strengthen economic regulation of major European airport monopolies by focusing on the … More ››

Gatwick’s Community app shortlisted for seven national awards

The Gatwick Airport ‘Community app’ – conceptualised by Gatwick for the airport industry – has been shortlisted for seven national awards, including for the Lloyds … More ››

New IATA FIATA Air Cargo Program Launched in Canada

A new IATA FIATA Air Cargo Program (IFACP) has been launched in Canada. The new programme, which will be rolled out globally following the Canadian … More ››

New ACI Europe Appointments

Dr Michael Kerkloh, President and CEO of Munich Airport was elected President of ACI Europe on June 14. The appointment was announced at the Council’s … More ››

British Airways back at Birmingham

  When flight BA7025 took off from Birmingham Airport for Florence, Italy, on May 20 it marked a significant return to regional flying for British … More ››