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Air Tattoo Takes RAF100 ‘International’

One of the biggest public demonstrations of RAF air and ground capability will be on display at this summer’s Royal International Air Tattoo as part … More ››

Airbus A330neo Begins Route Proving Tour

The A330neo, Airbus’ newest widebody aircraft, has embarked on a worldwide tour to demonstrate its readiness for airline operations.  As final step in the aircraft … More ››

Government Approves Heathrow Third Runway Plan

The British Government’s Cabinet has approved plans to build a third runway at Heathrow Airport.  The plans had previously been approved by the government’s economic … More ››

New Carlisle Passenger Flights Postponed

New passenger services, due to be launched from Carlisle Lake District Airport on June 4, have been postponed until September 3. The airport announced the … More ››

IATA Calls for Stronger Economic Regulation of Australian Airports

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called for economic regulation of airports in Australia to be strengthened. In a keynote address to the Australasian … More ››

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 ››

World Fuel Services calls for industry support for RAF100 Charity Appeal

As founding member of the RAF Museum’s corporate membership programme, World Fuel Services (WFS) is calling for pilots and business aviation professionals to support the … More ››

One Passenger Dies after Engine Explodes on Southwest Airlines Jet

A passenger has died after being injured when the port engine of a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 exploded in flight on April 17. Statements made … More ››

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 ››

Qantas Launches Historic Direct Perth – London Flights

Qantas’ first Perth to London flight has taken off, marking the start of the only direct air link between Australia and Europe – and the … More ››