Airports

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 […]

Aircraft

First Aircraft Departs from Frankfurt’s Pier A-Plus

October 10, 2012 1

On Wednesday October 10 at 09:50 precisely, as scheduled, the first aircraft pushed back from the new Pier A-Plus at Frankfurt Airport, Germany.  The Lufthansa Airbus A380 ‘Zürich’, operating under flight number LH454, carried 466 passengers bound […]

Airports

SFO Mourns the Loss of Ron Wilson

July 25, 2011 0

San Francisco International Airport’s former spokesman Ron Wilson has passed away. Starting out as a part-time construction inspector, Ron worked his way up through the ranks filling dozens of different posts finally ending up as […]

Airline Focus

SFO Welcomes the A380

June 16, 2011 0

SAN FRANCISCO International Airport (SFO) welcomed its first regular daily Airbus A380 service on May 10, with the arrival of Lufthansa flight 454 from Frankfurt, Germany.  The A380 will serve the route until October 31 […]

Airports

North American Review

May 12, 2011 0

Carroll McCormick presents an update on the North American scene. In its 173-page response to the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) August 29, 2009, Notice Of Proposed Rule Making (NPRM) which would set new […]