Airports

Huge grass fire near Heathrow Airport

Large fire close to Heathrow Airport is disrupting the air traffic as the visibility is obstructed due to the smoke that blows across the...

Select flydubai flights to operate from Terminal 3, Dubai International (DXB)

Dubai-based carrier flydubai has announced today that flights to 10 of its destinations will move from its current operating base of Terminal 2 and...

Temporary closure of Najaf Airport, Iraq

Protesters stormed the airport in the Iraqi city of Najaf on Friday, halting all air traffic. Public anger over the lack of basic services and...

A Ryanair flight from Dublin to Croatia diverted to Frankfurt Hahn after some 30 passengers fell ill

Ryanair flight FR7312 operated by Boeing 737-800 registered EI-ENM, flying from Dublin, the Irish capital, to the city of Zadar in Croatia diverted to...

Dubai Airports to close one runway for upgrades in 2019 for 45 days

The refurbishment is scheduled to take place from April 16 to May 30, 2019, when passenger traffic tends to slow down due to a...

easyJet launches its 1000th route: Manchester to Bordeaux

easyJet soars to 1000 routes 1000th route forms part of 16 new routes on sale from the UK today easyJet has reached a key...

Record traffic for Bordeaux Airport in June with 669,000 passengers (+6.5%)

The H1 results for 2018 see Bordeaux passing a milestone with more than 3 million passengers transported since the beginning of the year, and...

Belgocontrol and Walloon airports (Liege and Charleroi) join forces for aviation safety

Safety is the top priority for all airport stakeholders. This is why Belgocontrol and the Public Service of Wallonia (SPW) have signed an agreement...

Wizz Air announces a new sunny destination from Vienna: Eilat (Israel)

Wizz Air announces a new route from Vienna to Eilat in Israel. From today on, Austrian customers can purchase the tickets starting from just...

Emirates opens first dedicated airport lounge in Cairo

Emirates today unveiled its 42nd dedicated lounge across its global network at Cairo International Airport (CAI). The lounge is now open to Emirates First...

Positive development at the Fraport Group Airports in first half 2018

Passenger figures continue to rise in June – European traffic driving growth Frankfurt Airport (FRA) continues to be on growth path.  FRA welcomed about 6.4...

LOT connects another Polish city to Israel: from Krakow to Tel Aviv

From 25 February of next year, LOT’s Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft will be serving the route from Karków to Tel Aviv. The connection...

Sabena Aerospace invests at Brussels South Charleroi Airport and becomes privileged partner of the Walloon airport

Sabena Aerospace and Brussels South Charleroi Airport are becoming privileged partners Thanks to this new Belgian cooperation both companies want to reinforce one...

Brussels Airport welcomed 12 million passengers during the first semester and 25.3 million passengers over the last 12 months

Over the first six months of 2018, Brussels Airport set an all-time record by exceeding the 12 million passenger mark, which represents a 4.4%...

Hamburg Airport launches cooperation with FLIO global airport app

Passengers receive exclusive offers for shops and restaurants along with current timetables direct from Hamburg Airport in world’s most popular airport app The complete range...

Finnair launches off-airport baggage collection and check-in service in London with AirPortr

Finnair will begin offering a new baggage collection and check-in service from London Heathrow to enhance its customer experience in partnership with leading airport...

Air France opens new business lounge at Paris CDG

After having revealed the first part last January and having already welcomed more than 200,000 customers, Air France today presents its entire brand new...

ACI-Europe: Slower – but still robust – passenger traffic growth in May

European airport trade association ACI EUROPE released its traffic report for May 2018, during which average passenger traffic in geographical Europe grew by +6.1%...

KLM to suspend direct flights to Tehran

For commercial reasons, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has decided to suspend its direct flights to Tehran, Iran for the time being as of 24...

[Pictures] First landing of a Brussels Airlines Airbus A319 at Stockholm Bromma

On 6 July, Brussels Airlines operated an Airbus A319 (OO-SSE) to Stockholm Bromma. Normally these flights are operated by Cityjet Sukhoi Superjets, but from...