Airport Industry

Stansted Moves to Raise Passenger Cap

London Stansted Airport has submitted a planning application to Uttlesford District Council to raise the current cap on the number of passengers it is permitted … More ››

EASA Publishes its First Formal Opinion on Safe Drone Ops in Europe

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has published the first formal Opinion on safe operations for small drones in Europe.  EASA says it is an … More ››

One-off Airbus A380 Flight for Beirut

The first ever Airbus A380 landing at Beirut’s Rafic Al Hariri International Airport (IATA: BEY) will take place on March 29.  Emirates has announced it … More ››

Munich Airport and Lufthansa Test Humanoid Robot

She is 4ft (120cm) tall, with sparkling round eyes and a pleasant voice: Starting from February 15, “Josie Pepper” the robot will be answering questions … More ››

AA Passenger Agent’s Instinct Saves Children from Online Predator

American Airlines has issued a statement that should help alert all airport and airline employees to the dangers of human trafficking.   The airline officially signed … More ››

The new Lufthansa Livery Goes on Tour

A heads-up to Lufthansa fans: on Thursday, February 8, a very special Lufthansa Boeing 747-8 and an Airbus A321 will be touring Germany and Europe. … More ››

New Qantas Lounge at Heathrow’s T3

Qantas’ latest international lounge, has opened at Heathrow Terminal 3. The airline says the design concept is an evolution of its flagship lounges around the … More ››

Vilnius Airport to Start Terminal Modernisation

After completing its runway reconstruction last summer, this year Vilnius Airport is about to start the reconstruction of its passenger terminal. The airport says the … More ››

Abu Dhabi Unveils Revamped Lounge

Abu Dhabi International Airport (IATA: AUH) has unveiled its revamped Plaza Premium Lounge – Al Dhabi in Terminal 1, with 47% increase in seating capacity, … More ››

Airbus A350-1000 Demonstration Tour Underway

The A350-1000, the newest member of Airbus’ widebody family, has embarked on a three-week Demonstration Tour to the Middle-East and Asia-Pacific region. The tour follows the … More ››