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IATA data shows 12.1% rise in global air freight demand in August 2017

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has revealed that global air freight demand, measured in freight tonne kilometres (FTKs), rose by 12.1% in August this year compared to the...

IATA data shows 12.1% rise in global air freight demand in August 2017

CANARD Drones wins PAPI calibration contract from Spain’s Aena

CANARD Drones has secured a contract from Spanish airport operator Aena for carrying out the inspection and calibration of precision approach path indicator (PAPI) navigation aid (NavAid)...

CANARD Drones wins PAPI calibration contract from Spain’s Aena

ACI World and aviation industry partners issue new aviation benefits report

Airports Council International (ACI) World and other international aviation organisations have released a new report this year that highlights the economic benefits of air...

ACI World and aviation industry partners issue new aviation benefits report

UK’s NATS reports reduced aircraft greenhouse gas emissions in 2016

UK’s NATS reports reduced aircraft greenhouse gas emissions in 2016

Saudi Arabia's GACA cancels licences of Qatar Airways

Saudi Arabia's General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has decided to withdraw all licences granted to Qatar Airways and ordered the closure of all its offices in the...

Saudi Arabia's GACA cancels licences of Qatar Airways

ACI report indicates stable financial growth of airport industry

In its latest edition of the Airport Economics Report, Airports Council International (ACI) has confirmed that economic woes and geopolitical risks across global markets have not impacted...

ACI report indicates stable financial growth of airport industry

Deals this week: AECOM, FAA Grants, Oman Air

As a part of its three-runway system (3RS) project, Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) has appointed AECOM to provide detailed design consultancy services for a new 280,000m² runway...

Deals this week: AECOM, FAA Grants, Oman Air

Deals this week: Indra, Gillespie Field Airport, Naples Municipal Airport

German air traffic controller DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS) and Netherlands air traffic controller Luchtverkeersleiding Nederland (LVNL) have signed new contracts with technology...

Deals this week: Indra, Gillespie Field Airport, Naples Municipal Airport

GMR to receive $270m compensation after Maldives airport dispute

GMR Male International Airport Limited (GMIAL) has been awarded compensation amounting to $270m, following the cancellation of an airport development contract by the Government of Maldives...

GMR to receive $270m compensation after Maldives airport dispute

Deals this week: SSP Group, Copenhagen Airport, Helena Regional Airport

SSP Group, a catering and retail units operator, has been selected to operate food and beverage (F&B) outlets at Terminal 2 of Phuket International Airport,...

Deals this week: SSP Group, Copenhagen Airport, Helena Regional Airport

Deals this week: Saab, OSCE, Thyssenkrupp Elevator

The city of Phoenix, US, has contracted defence and security company Saab to provide an event management system for Phoenix Sky Harbor International...

Deals this week: Saab, OSCE, Thyssenkrupp Elevator

Deals this week: NATS, Leidos, Virgin Australia Holdings

NATS has been selected to install a new voice communications and control system (VCCS) at London Luton...

Deals this week: NATS, Leidos, Virgin Australia Holdings

Deals this week: Bechtel, Avoyelles Airport Authority, Air Europa

Engineering and construction firm Bechtel has been appointed to build the second runway and develop a midfield terminal at Gatwick Airport,...

Deals this week: Bechtel, Avoyelles Airport Authority, Air Europa

Deals this week: Smiths Detection, Thales Group, Belarusian Airlines

German sensors manufacturer, Smiths Detection, has secured a contract to supply hold baggage screening equipment for the under-construction Berlin Brandenburg Airport in Berlin,...

Deals this week: Smiths Detection, Thales Group, Belarusian Airlines

Deals this week: Air Navigation Solutions (ANS), City of Derry Airport, United Airlines

Edinburgh Airport has appointed Air Navigation Solutions (ANS), a global air traffic service provider and wholly-owned subsidiary of DFS, as the airport's new air traffic controller, replacing...

Deals this week: Air Navigation Solutions (ANS), City of Derry Airport, United Airlines

Deals this week: Qantas Airways, Schenectady County Airport

Qantas Airways has extended its code-share partnership with Jet Airways India to provide additional travel options between Australia and...

Deals this week: Qantas Airways, Schenectady County Airport

Flights cancelled as French air traffic controllers go on strike

More than 100 flights have been cancelled as a result of a strike by French air traffic controllers...

Flights cancelled as French air traffic controllers go on strike

Porter Airlines to increase flights to Orlando Melbourne International Airport by 50%

Porter Airlines has announced a 50% increase in flights to Orlando Melbourne International Airport...

Porter Airlines to increase flights to Orlando Melbourne International Airport by 50%

ACI report finds global airport passengers increased by 6.4% last year

Worldwide airport passenger numbers increased by 6.4% last year to reach almost 7.2 billion, according to a report by the Montreal-headquartered Airports Council...

ACI report finds global airport passengers increased by 6.4% last year

UK airports to charge £5 to jump passport queues

All airports in the UK could begin charging a fee of at least £5 from passengers to skip lengthy queues at passport...

UK airports to charge £5 to jump passport queues

SkyGuru mobile app to help passengers deal with flight anxiety launched in new markets

SkyGuru, a mobile app aimed at helping passengers deal with flight anxiety, has made its debut in the US, Canadian, Israeli, and European...

SkyGuru mobile app to help passengers deal with flight anxiety launched in new markets
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