Airports

Communication system failure at air traffic control disrupts air traffic at Amsterdam Schiphol

On 15 August in the afternoon, air traffic at Amsterdam Schiphol was heavily disturbed after a communication system failure at air traffic control. At...

The first passengers departed from the newly renovated Tampere Airport on an airBaltic aircraft early yesterday morning

Finavia’s development and modernisation project of several months has been completed at Tampere Airport. An investment of more than EUR 17 million, the project...

Wizz Air continues its expansion in Eilat-Ovda, Israel

TWO NEW LOW-FARE WINTER ROUTES: BUDAPEST – EILAT (OVDA) AND SOFIA – EILAT (OVDA) Wizz Air continues its expansion in Eilat Israel, launching 2 new low-fare...

Widerøe to celebrate inaugural flight between Hamburg and Bergen with new Embraer E-2

Nature enthusiasts, fans of Scandinavia and cruise passengers benefit from new northern route / Latest aircraft being deployed   Even faster to the Fjords of Norway:...

Passenger numbers continue to reach new heights at London City Airport, with July a new record month

Buoyant start to the summer July 2018 was the busiest ever month for the East London airport, exceeding all existing records since it opened in...

Passenger traffic rises at Frankfurt Airport and across Fraport’s Group airports worldwide in July 2018

Fraport traffic figures July 2018: Growth continues unabated New daily record of 237,966 passengers achieved at FRA In July 2018, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed some 6.9 million...
Brussels Airlines Airbus A330 - copyright Wim Peeters

Contrarily to a statement made by ACP, Brussels Airlines will not reduce its frequencies to Kinshasa from 4 to 3 flights a week

The Belgian airline "Brussels Airlines" has just reduced its frequencies to Kinshasa, said Thursday the Congolese press agency ACP which allegedly got the news...

easyJet enhances Budapest’s UK network

Following on from the recent announcement of Wizz Air’s expansion to the UK with a link to Doncaster Sheffield, plus LOT Polish Airlines confirming...

Aeroflot adds more flights to Dubai (DWC)

Aeroflot is increasing flight frequencies between Moscow and Dubai. From 29 October 2018 the Russian flag carrier will introduce new flights from Moscow’s Sheremetyevo...

Royal Air Maroc Boeing 787 hits tail of a Turkish Airlines Boeing 777 at Istanbul Atatürk Airport

On 9 August, a Royal Air Maroc Boeing 787 (CN-RGT) destination Casablanca was taxiing out to the holding point at Istanbul Atatürk Airport when...

10.6% growth at Bordeaux Airport, with several new traffic records in July

Bordeaux Airport reached an unprecedented number of passengers in the month, with a total of 737,500 travellers, which is 70,500 more than for the...

Destination Doncaster Sheffield from Budapest Airport with Wizz Air

Budapest Airport continues to expand its impressive scope of destinations as it reveals a new link to Doncaster Sheffield, set to commence on 29...

Wizz Air is launching a new route to Craiova from Brussels South Charleroi

As of 15 December 2018, the airline Wizz Air will be running a new line to Craiova (Romania) from Brussels-Charleroi. The new route will...

[Trip report] Flying from Brussels Airport to Bangkok via Vienna with Austrian Airlines

From Brussels to Vienna Uneventful flight from Brussels to Vienna, a little delay on departure but we had enough time left to catch our connecting...

Uzbekistan Airways is the most punctual air carrier performing flights to/from Kazan.

The international airport "Kazan" has summed up the results of the competition of punctuality among the air companies-partners of the air harbor. The NAC “Uzbekistan...

Helsinki Airport Terminal T1 expanding – new spaces opened for passenger use in the summer 2019

Passenger flows at Helsinki Airport are experiencing strong growth. As a part of the airport’s development programme, also the expansion work of Terminal T1...

Fraport sells its stake in Hanover Airport

Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide (Fraport AG) signed an agreement on August 6, 2018, to sell its entire 30 percent stake in Flughafen...

Brussels Airport sets new record with more than 2.6 million passengers in a single month

Brussels Airport set a new passenger record in the month of July, with a growth of almost 4%. For the first time ever, the...

Traffic at Frankfurt Airport disrupted; two piers in Terminal 1 evacuated; 7,000 Lufthansa passengers affected by cancellations

The German Federal Police has been evacuating two piers at Frankfurt Airport's Terminal 1, piers A and Z. Part of a terminal at Frankfurt Airport...

From 13 August, Saudia will suspend all flights between Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Toronto, Canada over diplomatic row

From 13 August, all Saudia flights between Canada and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) have been suspended after a diplomatic row between Canada...