Ground Handling

Gatwick Launches Incentivised Car-pooling Service for Airport Staff

Gatwick has announced it is the first airport in the world to launch a car-pooling service that offers staff preferential parking spaces and tracks their … More ››

Air China Receives its First Airbus A350-900

Air China has taken delivery of its first A350-900 in Toulouse.  The national flag carrier is the first Chinese mainland customer to order and take … More ››

Fraport Sells its Stake in Hanover Airport

The German airport operator Fraport has signed an agreement to sell its entire 30% stake in Flughafen Hannover-Langenhagen (FHLG) to iCON Flughafen GmbH (iCON) – … More ››

Quiet Room Opens at Philadelphia International Airport

Everyone recognizes that, sometimes, passengers may need to take a step back from the hustle and bustle that comes with travelling.  Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) … More ››

Latest ACI Figures Show Strong Growth in April

Airports Council International (ACI) World statistics released on July 31 reported global passenger traffic growth remained strong in April with a 6.1% increase on a … More ››

New CEO for Bristol Airport

Bristol Airport has announced Dave Lees as its new CEO. Mr Lees previously served as operations director and planning & development director at Southampton Airport … More ››

First Ultra Long Range A350 XWB Rolls Out of Paintshop

The first Ultra Long Range Airbus A350 XWB to be delivered to launch customer Singapore Airlines has rolled out of the paintshop in the carrier’s … More ››

Ryanair to Reduce the Size of its Dublin Fleet

Irish low-cost carrier Ryanair has announced that it will reduce the size of its Dublin-based fleet from 30 to – at most – 24 aircraft … More ››

Auckland Airport Completes Pier B Extension

Auckland Airport says it has reached a key construction milestone with the formal completion of the international terminal’s Pier B extension.  The task is part … More ››

Building Permit Issued for Berlin’s Terminal 2

The Dahme-Spreewald county building authority has issued a building permit to Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH for BER Terminal T2 (earlier known as T1E). The building … More ››