Category Archives: Airlines

Cyprus showcases SESAR PBN benefits

The SESAR JU RISE project continues to prove the benefits of performance-based navigation (PBN) in Cyprus over the past two months. Since February, more than … More ››

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ACI Europe hits back at airline accusations

European airport trade association ACI Europe released figures that reveal that the top 21 airports in the EU & EFTA invested more than €53 billion back … More ››

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FAA planning better mental health measures

A US advisory panel is calling for enhanced measures to spot and treat mentally ill airline pilots in an attempt to prevent last year’s suicide … More ››

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EU to seek air traffic deals with Gulf, Asean

EU member states have given the go ahead for the European Commission to pursue air traffic agreements with the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar, Turkey … More ››

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Wind shear worries stall St Helena launch

A brand new airport on the remote island of St Helena costing more than £285 million is unable to launch commercial services until concerns over … More ››

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Norwegian means choice for Irish: IAA

Commercial air traffic at the three Irish state-owend airports of Dublin, Cork and Shannon grew by a robust 9 per cent in April, when compared … More ››

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Larger regional aiports look to longhaul lifeline

A quarter of Europe’s regional airports have yet to recover from the pre-crisis peak of 2008, according to European airports industry group ACI-Europe. While direct … More ››

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Foxx urged to block Norwegian on US routes

Some of the top lawmakers on the House Transportation Committee are pressing the Department of Transportation (DOT) to block Norwegian Air International from flying to … More ››

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Airline industry waves red flag on Sweden’s move to impose tax to offset climate impact

International aviation industry group IATA has urged Sweden’s policy makers to back efforts by international governments and the global air transport industry to achieve carbon-neutral … More ››

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Airlines step up calls for airspace handover to solve gridlock at times of controller strike action

An airline industry chief is insisting that it is time to find a way to mitigate the devastating effects of strikes by European air traffic … More ››

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