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The information website for local residents of Brussels Airport is widely improved

skeyes and Brussels Airport have developed a new version of the BATC.be information website: as of now, visitors will find a wide range of...

Strong passenger growth at Brussels Airport in November (+7.5%) in particular thanks to new flights to Asia

In November 2018, Brussels Airport welcomed close to 2 million passengers. The 5.9% growth is due to the reinforcement of the network operating from...

KLM opens first part of new Crown Lounge today

Ultimate customer experience key to KLM’s non-Schengen Crown Lounge KLM Royal Dutch Airlines today opened the first part of the new KLM non-Schengen Crown Lounge...

October saw bounce in air traffic growth across Europe

European airport trade association ACI EUROPE today releases its traffic report for October 2018, during which average passenger traffic in geographical Europe grew by...

Smoke in the cabin: IndiGo Airbus A320neo makes emergency landing at Kolkata Airport

On 10 December, an IndiGo Airbus A320neo (VT-ITR) operating an Indian domestic flight between Jaipur and Kolkata was forced to make an emergency landing...

London Heathrow Airport welcomes 80 millionth passenger over a twelve-month period

Heathrow pays for ‘settled status’ as team welcomes 80m passengers   Recognising the service Heathrow colleagues provide, airport pays to settle status of EU nationals in...

Ethiopian Airlines launches services to Manchester (via Brussels)

Ethiopian Airlines inaugurated flights to Manchester, its second destination in the UK next to London, at a colourful ceremony graced by the presence of...
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Qatar Airways to launch flights to Malta in June 2019

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce that it will launch direct services to Luqa, Malta, starting 4 June 2019, marking the airline’s first gateway...

RwandAir plans New York flights via Accra by Airbus A330neo

RwandAir plans to fly from Kigali to New York as of June 2019, via Accra (Ghana). The airline is still waiting for traffic rights...

Tbilisi, new Air France destination from next Summer

For the 2019 summer season (March 31 to October 26, 2019), Air France will offer its customers Tbilisi (Georgia) on departure from Paris-Charles de...

Cargo giant Volga-Dnepr Group opens operations base at Houston George Bush Airport

Volga-Dnepr Group, one of the world’s largest cargo airline operators and the world leader in the transportation of oversized and super-heavy cargoes, has opened...

Qatar Airways launches flights to Mombasa in Kenya

Qatar Airways is the first Middle Eastern airline to provide direct flights to Mombasa Qatar Airways will also launch direct services to Gothenburg, Sweden and...

Brussels Airlines Airbus A330 (OO-SFN) is undergoing salvage at the Pinal Airpark in Arizona

About one month ago, on 13 November, one of the oldest Airbus A330 aircraft left Brussels Airport for her final destination: Pinal Airpark. On 28...

New names for 47 Russian airports chosen by Russians

In a nationwide online poll Russians have chosen to rename 47 airports as part of the Great Names of Russia project. Moscow's gateway...

Love is in the air: Video of surprise engagement at Cork Airport

https://youtu.be/axGiwOupFaY On 6 December, Cork couple Ken Wills and Deborah Kirby took their love to new heights at Cork Airport with a touching engagement in...

Latvian airline airBaltic to base two Airbus A220-300s in Tallinn, Estonia

airBaltic announces that as of summer season of 2019 it will base two of its new Airbus A220-300 aircraft in Tallinn, in order to serve the growing...

WOW air links Iceland to Asia for the very first time, with new flights to Delhi

WOW air has expanded its network from Keflavik Airport by launching the Icelandic hub’s first non-stop flight to Asia, with the airline offering services...

Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 skids off runway at Burbank Airport

On 6 December, a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 (N752SW) skidded off the end of the runway upon arrival at Burbank Airport. The aircraft rolled...

Turkish Airlines’ direct flights between Istanbul and Rovaniemi to commence 5 December 2019

The route will be operated three times weekly on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. Turkish Airlines will be the first airline to offer seats on...

Strengthening Berlin as the gateway to Europe: Mongolian Airlines and Berlin Brandenburg Airport expand their partnership

Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH (FBB) and Mongolian Airlines (MIAT), the state airline of Mongolia, are expanding their partnership. The president and CEO of MIAT,...