Edinburgh Airport expanding to meet anticipated record passenger demand

August 21, 2017 · 59 Views

Work has begun on the construction of an extension to the South-East Pier of Edinburgh Airport which should be completed by the summer of next year. The extension…

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Air BP announces third biojet-supplied location at Bergen Airport, Norway

August 21, 2017 · 63 Views

Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and service supplier, is now offering commercial jet biofuel (biojet) to customers at Bergen airport in Norway (BGO/ENBR). The first batch…

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Lufthansa to get first pickings of insolvent Air Berlin’s assets

August 20, 2017 · 216 Views

It has been announced by a senior union official that despite interest being shown by other carriers, only Lufthansa will hold a first round of talks with its…

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Fraport submits building permit application for Pier G

August 20, 2017 · 159 Views

Fraport AG has submitted the building permit application to the City of Frankfurt for the construction of the new Pier G at Frankfurt Airport (FRA). Fraport has decided…

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Dutch airports go green with sustainable energy

August 16, 2017 · 216 Views

As of January 2018, all Royal Schiphol Group’s business units will use only sustainable energy generated in the Netherlands after the Dutch company struck a 15-year deal with…

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Avianca and its subsidiaries carried more than 2.7 million passengers in July

August 15, 2017 · 187 Views

In July, the subsidiary companies of Avianca Holdings have transported 2,746,456 passengers, an increase of 5.2% compared to July 2016. Capacity increased 7.0%, while passenger traffic increased 8.2%.…

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TCS World Travel selects Rockwell Collins to provide onboard broadband connectivity

August 15, 2017 · 109 Views

Guests on board TCS World Travel, can now experience the fastest global, broadband, in-flight connectivity available following an agreement signed with Rockwell Collins, a leading provider of information…

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Qatar lifts entry visa requirements for citizens from 80 countries

August 14, 2017 · 220 Views

It has been announced by the Qatar Ministry of Interior, Qatar Tourism Authority and Qatar Airways that, with immediate effect, citizens from 80 countries will now be allowed…

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Austrian Airlines reports improved traffic for July

August 14, 2017 · 184 Views

Austrian Airlines has transported close to 1.4 million passengers in July 2017, corresponding to a rise of 14.8% compared to July 2016. Traffic increased by 9.5%, while capacity…

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Launch of new Cargolux headquarters building

August 14, 2017 · 248 Views

Cargolux Airlines and lux-Airport have launched the active phase of the airlines’ new headquarter building in Luxembourg. The building on the municipal territory of Sandweiler will be located…

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ExpressJet’s Delta Connection flights to end

August 13, 2017 · 284 Views

ExpressJet is to close down its Atlanta, Georgia operations, which will likely include its CRJ maintenance facility. The regional carrier is also headquartered and has its OCC at…

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SAS traffic figures for July 2017

August 13, 2017 · 175 Views

SAS released that scheduled traffic for the month of July increased 6.7% while capacity was up 8.8% compared to the same period in 2016. The load factor decreased…

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Hawaiian Airlines reports July 2017 traffic statistics

August 13, 2017 · 373 Views

Hawaiian Airlines has announced its system-wide traffic statistics for the month of July. Traffic for the month increased 1.9% while capacity improved 0.5% compared to June 2016. The…

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United reports July 2017 operational performance

August 13, 2017 · 124 Views

United Airlines reported July 2017 operational results. UAL’s July 2017 consolidated traffic increased 3.9% and consolidated capacity increased 4.6% versus July 2016. UAL’s July 2017 consolidated load factor…

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American Airlines Group reports July traffic results

August 10, 2017 · 325 Views

American Airlines Group’s traffic for July was up 0.8% versus July 2016 and total capacity was up 1.9% versus July 2016. Total passenger load factor was 84.3%, down…

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Singapore Airlines and CAE to establish flight training centre in Singapore

August 10, 2017 · 306 Views

Singapore Airlines (SIA) and CAE have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to establish a joint venture for pilot training in Singapore. The joint venture will initially focus…

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Universal Avionics receives TSOA for InSight Display System

August 10, 2017 · 268 Views

Universal Avionics has received FAA Technical Standard Order (TSO) authorization for the company’s InSight Display System, offering operators a new modern, integrated flight deck solution. InSight is a…

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Two national flag carriers adopt Honeywell’s GoDirect Fuel Efficiency software

August 10, 2017 · 110 Views

Honeywell is helping reduce fuel use on 71 aircraft for two national carriers through its Connected Aircraft GoDirect Fuel Efficiency Software. The technology now being deployed at Brussels…

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Storm Aviation introduces Airbus A320neo Leap-1A differences training

August 10, 2017 · 75 Views

UK-based Storm Aviation, one of the leading line maintenance and technical training service providers in Europe, has announced the launch of Airbus A320neo Leap-1A differences training courses. The…

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Delta breaks ground on new US$4bn LaGuardia facilities

August 9, 2017 · 164 Views

As part of the rebuilding and conversion of New York’s LaGuardia Airport into a 21st-century airport, Delta has broken ground on its new US$4bn 37-gate facility. The company…

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