EU Trials For CASCADE Energy Management System

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 30/07/2014 - 10:30:00

EU Trials For CASCADE Energy Management System

CASCADE system is being put through its paces at Italy's two main airports in a bid to generate overall emissions reductions of 20 per cent

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Missing Air Algerie AH5017 Aircraft Wreckage Found

Posted by Nicola Bowerbank on 25/07/2014 - 00:00:00

Missing Air Algerie AH5017 Aircraft Wreckage Found

The wreckage of the missing Air Algerie AH5017 aircraft, which disappeared 50 minutes into its scheduled flight, has been found in Mali. 116 people, including crew and passengers, were on board.

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Gatwick To Fund Community If Runway 2 Approved

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 24/07/2014 - 07:55:00

Gatwick To Fund Community If Runway 2 Approved

Gatwick Airport officials promise to deliver £256 million in local community funding if given the go-ahead to construct a second runway there.

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Explosives Detectors Gifted To Kenyan Airports

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 24/07/2014 - 06:10:00

Explosives Detectors Gifted To Kenyan Airports

20 IONSCAN 400B desktop explosives detectors are supplied by US aid agency to enhance security of Kenya's airports, including its main Jomo Kenyatta International.

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FAA Bans Flights To Israel's Ben Gurion

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 23/07/2014 - 07:05:00

FAA Bans Flights To Israel's Ben Gurion

US Federal Aviation Administration tells United States-based carriers they cannot fly in and out of Israel's primary airport for the present moment.

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'Shot-Down' Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Crashes

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 18/07/2014 - 05:55:00

'Shot-Down' Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Crashes

Loss of a second Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 in a suspected shoot-down incident takes place in conflict-heavy Ukraine, with the loss of all on board.

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BA Airbus A380 In Heathrow Noise Studies

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 17/07/2014 - 10:40:00

BA Airbus A380 In Heathrow Noise Studies

Airbus, British Airways, NATS and London Heathrow collaborate on a new series of noise reduction trials around the UK's busiest airport

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Re-Engined Airbus A330s Promise 14% Fuel Savings

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 15/07/2014 - 10:25:00

Re-Engined Airbus A330s Promise 14% Fuel Savings

Airbus' newly-announced A330-800neo and A330-900neo models include new cockpit and cabin features plus much more fuel efficient engines than currently used

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Al Qaeda Bomb Threat Prompts Security Increase

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 03/07/2014 - 06:05:00

Al Qaeda Bomb Threat Prompts Security Increase

Amidst concerns that Syrian and Yemeni al-Qaeda members are working on next-generation explosives, security at airports serving the US is being tightened-up

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$22.6m Of Upgrades To Improve Hawaii's Airports

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 02/07/2014 - 08:50:00

$22.6m Of Upgrades To Improve Hawaii's Airports

Seven Hawaiian airports are being upgraded in just the latest round of infrastructure improvements carried out on the island in recent years

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