Heavy Rain Leaks Into New Chinese Terminal

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 04/04/2014 - 06:30:00

Heavy Rain Leaks Into New Chinese Terminal

Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport's Terminal 3, in operation for only a few months, has developed leaks following extremely heavy rainfall

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Lufthansa Strike Pilots In Three-Day Walkout

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 01/04/2014 - 08:50:00

Lufthansa Strike Pilots In Three-Day Walkout

A three-day Lufthansa pilots union strike will see approximately 3,800 of the carrier's flights cancelled, disrupting hundreds of thousands of passengers' travel plans

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Japanese Boeing 747 Flights End

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 31/03/2014 - 06:05:00

Japanese Boeing 747 Flights End

The one remaining Japanese-operated Boeing 747 airliner will fly for the last time on 31 March 2014 on a final sortie between Naha and Tokyo

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REEM Airport Information Robot Debuts

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 28/03/2014 - 08:45:00

REEM Airport Information Robot Debuts

Novel, multipurpose robotic airport technology was launched at the Passenger Terminal Expo 2014 event by aviation database organisation Gooey Global

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Singapore Changi Tops 2014 World Airport Awards

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 27/03/2014 - 05:35:00

Singapore Changi Tops 2014 World Airport Awards

Sites in Europe, Asia and North America are all recognised in the Skytrax 2014 World Airport Awards' best overall airports list

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Second Gatwick Airport Runway Is 'Obvious'

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 25/03/2014 - 08:50:00

Second Gatwick Airport Runway Is 'Obvious'

A second Gatwick runway would enhance the UK's air travel infrastructure much more than would a third London Heathrow runway, airport officials say

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All-Electric Airport Vehicles Programme Launched

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 20/03/2014 - 07:50:00

All-Electric Airport Vehicles Programme Launched

A large-scale eco-driven programme has been launched at one of the United States' major airports which aims to really drive down its greenhouse gas emissions output

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Delta Air Lines 757 Panel Lost In-Flight

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 18/03/2014 - 08:25:00

Delta Air Lines 757 Panel Lost In-Flight

A Delta Air Lines Boeing 757 with 185 people on board shed a wing panel mid-flight in what officials have termed a "highly unusual" incident

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US Airways Airbus Crashes On Philadelphia Runway

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 14/03/2014 - 06:05:00

US Airways Airbus Crashes On Philadelphia Runway

A US Airways Airbus A320-200 twin-engined airliner suffered a partial undercarriage collapse during its take off run at Philadelphia International Airport

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Boeing 777 Fuselage Cracks Directive Launched

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 12/03/2014 - 06:30:00

Boeing 777 Fuselage Cracks Directive Launched

Certain model Boeing 777 twin-engined airliners may have structural issues so severe that in-flight break-ups are possible, it's emerged

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