Airports

Berlin Brandenburg: Delayed Beyond 2013

January 23, 2013 0

The opening of the new Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) has been delayed for a fourth time with no prospect of a launch this year. The airport’s joint owners, Berlin, Brandenburg and the German Government, met […]

Aircraft

Turkish Airlines Finalises Order for 15 777-300ERs

December 13, 2012 0

Boeing and Turkish Airlines have finalised a firm order for 15 777-300ER (Extended Range) aircraft, worth $4.7 billion at list prices.  The agreement includes options for five additional 777-300ERs and is the largest order by […]

Airline Focus

Ryanair Slashes BUD Routes

December 4, 2012 0

European airline Ryanair announced on November 22 that it would implement 40% cuts at its Budapest Airport base with the closure of ten routes, loss of more than 170 weekly flights and reduction of its […]

Airports

New CFO of Copenhagen Airports

November 6, 2012 0

Lars Jønstrup Dollerup has been appointed new Chief Financial Officer of Copenhagen Airports A/S (CPH). A state-authorised public accountant, Mr Dollerup has been with CPH for more than six years, holding various management positions in […]

Airports

G4S Secures Oslo Contract

November 6, 2012 0

G4S has won a £250m (US$403.6m) contract to provide security services at Oslo Airport, Norway, for the next six years.  The company will be responsible for securing the terminal and providing services within its perimeter. […]

Baggage Handling

Stavanger Reduces Queues

November 6, 2012 0

UK-based Herbert Systems has won a contract to supply six TRS Automatic Tray Return Systems to the security checkpoint at Stavanger Sola Airport in Norway. The Herbert TRS is a flexible modular system for handling […]

Airports

Noise Protection for the Neighbours

November 6, 2012 0

Kerstin Graupner explains how Hamburg Airport has launched its ninth Noise Protection Programme. Together with the government of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg and the state government of Schleswig-Holstein, Hamburg Airport has launched […]

Airports

Going Green

November 6, 2012 0

Hamburg Airport wins Green Fleet Award 2012 In October Hamburg Airport won the Green Fleet Award for companies “with innovative ideas and game-changing approaches to fleet management.”  The award was established by the Fleet Company, […]

Air Traffic Control

Helsinki Introduces A-CDM

November 6, 2012 0

Helsinki-Vantaa Airport has become only the seventh European facility to introduce an Airport Collaborative Decision Making programme. Tom Allett reports.   The dream of having the widespread use of Airport Collaborative Decision Making (A-CDM) processes […]