Baggage Handling


US and UK ban Electronic Items in Cabin Baggage on Some Inbound Flights

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The US and UK authorities are banning electrical items larger than smartphones from cabin baggage on flights from certain countries in the Middle East, North … More ››

IAG Launches Fifth Airline Brand

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The International Airlines Group (IAG) is launching LEVEL – a new low cost longhaul airline brand that will take to the skies in June 2017 … More ››

First Scheduled Airbus A380 Service for Dubai Al Maktoum Airport

Korean Air A380 at DWC

Dubai Al Maktoum International Airport (IATA: DWC), Dubai’s second international airport, achieved a new milestone on March 8 when it welcomed its first scheduled A380 … More ››

Korean Air to Introduce Heathrow’s First Boeing 747-8 Flights

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Korean Air has announced from the start of the Summer 2017 season 2017 – March 26 – it will have a mixed fleet of Airbus … More ››

Milestone for Los Angeles’ Midfield Satellite Concourse

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The groundbreaking ceremony for Los Angeles International Airport’s new new $1.6 billion Midfield Satellite Concourse (MSC) took place February 27, 2017, marking another milestone in … More ››

EGYPTAIR and Etihad Sign Codeshare Partnership

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Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and EGYPTAIR, the flag carrier of Egypt, have announced a new codeshare partnership to … More ››

New Milestone in Orlando Airport’s Development

A rendering of the Town Square concept anticipated for Orlando Airport.  (MCO)

Orlando International Airport, (IATA: MCO) says construction activity will begin soon on its $1.8 billion South Terminal Complex (STC) Phase 1 Terminal C. The airport … More ››

San Diego International Airport Unveils Innovation Lab

Rick Belliotti, Director of Innovation and Small Business Development at San Diego International Airport.  (SAN)

San Diego International Airport (IATA: SAN) has repurposed part of its former Commuter Terminal to serve as a space where innovators can conceive, develop and … More ››

Europe’s Airports Welcomed a Record-breaking 2bn Passengers in 2016

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The European airport trade association, ACI EUROPE, has releases its full year traffic report for 2016. This is the only air transport report which includes … More ››

Swissport Awarded Emirates SkyCargo Contract

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Swissport Cargo Services France, a subsidiary of Swissport International, will handle cargo at Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Lyon (LYS) and Nice (NCE) airports for … More ››