Air Traffic Control

IATA Claims 2012 is Safest in History

March 4, 2013 1

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that the 2012 global accident rate for Western-built jets was the lowest in aviation history. The rate, measured in hull losses per million flights of Western-built jets, […]


Dubai Achieves Monthly Record

February 27, 2013 0

Dubai International (DXB) welcomed 5,559,760 passengers in January 2013, setting a new monthly record for the UAE airport and representing a 14.6% increase from the 4,852,139 passengers handled in January last year. Aircraft movements totalled […]


Passenger Traffic Record for SFO

February 6, 2013 0

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) announced an all-time record for passenger traffic, handling 44.5 million passengers in 2012. ¬†This represents an 8.5% increase on 2011, which set the previous record of 41 million. According to […]