FAA Bans US Airline Flights Over Syria

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 19/08/2014 - 07:40:00

FAA Bans US Airline Flights Over Syria

US Federal Aviation Administration acts to prohibit America's commercial airlines from overflying the still-violent country of Syria

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US Airport Hopes Grass Will Stop Bird Strikes

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 12/08/2014 - 07:55:00

US Airport Hopes Grass Will Stop Bird Strikes

Ohio's Dayton International Airport is putting measures in place to try and combat bird strikes of the kind that have written off hundreds of aircraft

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Triple UK Airport Sale Plans Emerge

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 01/08/2014 - 08:45:00

Triple UK Airport Sale Plans Emerge

Heathrow Airport Holdings, formerly BAA, might well have sold three of its four airports before the year is out but who is their buyer?

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Hundreds of New Asian Airports Planned

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 31/07/2014 - 07:00:00

Hundreds of New Asian Airports Planned

Some 350 new airports are set to be constructed within the Asia-Pacific region over the coming decade to try and meet a massive surge in air travel demand

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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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