World's Worst Airports Ranked

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International Reporter on 20/10/2014 - 08:35:00

World's Worst Airports Ranked

The Guide to Sleeping in Airports website has published its latest worst airports list and there's a new name in the number one position

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Glasgow, Aberdeen And Southampton Triple Sale

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International Reporter on 17/10/2014 - 07:50:00

Glasgow, Aberdeen And Southampton Triple Sale

Ferrovial and Macquerie are to be the new owners of Glasgow, Aberdeen and Southampton airports through a $1.68bn deal set to be closed early next year.

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Historic IndiGo Airbus A320neo Order Planned

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International Reporter on 16/10/2014 - 08:20:00

Historic IndiGo Airbus A320neo Order Planned

India's fastest-growing airline signs Memorandum of Understanding with Airbus for no less than 250 next-gen eco-friendly A320neos.

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Heathrow Ebola Passenger Screening Begins

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International Reporter on 14/10/2014 - 05:30:00

Heathrow Ebola Passenger Screening Begins

With the global death toll at some 4,000 and counting, an Ebola screening programme is now being launched at the UK's most popular airport.

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UK, US Airports To Begin Ebola Screening

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International Reporter on 10/10/2014 - 09:20:00

UK, US Airports To Begin Ebola Screening

Five US airports - plus the UK's Heathrow and Gatwick - to join the growing list of sites screening possible Ebola carriers, while the official death toll nudges 4,000

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Ejectable Black Box Flight Recorders Debate

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 08/10/2014 - 10:30:00

Ejectable Black Box Flight Recorders Debate

Meeting on Flight 370 loss hears how Airbus is working on ejectable flight data recorders, while Boeing thinks they might present too much of a safety risk

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Thai Airport Expansion Programme Approved

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 07/10/2014 - 09:55:00

Thai Airport Expansion Programme Approved

Third runway and much more planned for Thailand's Suvarnabhumi Airport, which would take its maximum capacity to 80 million passengers a year

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FAA: Airlines Must Replace Boeing Cockpit Displays

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 02/10/2014 - 06:25:00

FAA: Airlines Must Replace Boeing Cockpit Displays

Some cockpit displays fitted to Boeing 737 and 777 airliners need to be replaced says the FAA, after tests showed screens going blank in certain conditions

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Qantas A380s Now Used On Longest Air Route

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 01/10/2014 - 05:05:00

Qantas A380s Now Used On Longest Air Route

Australian flagship airline deploys world's largest airliner on unmatched 16 hour flight route between Australia and the United States

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First New-Gen Airbus A320neo Takes Flight

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Airport International's Lead Reporter on 26/09/2014 - 06:30:00

First New-Gen Airbus A320neo Takes Flight

The Airbus A320neo flights era begins, with the first example's maiden voyage now carried out ahead of the type's entry-into-service late next year

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