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Traffic figures Antwerp Airport November 2018: -10.8%

Antwerp Airport traffic figures in November 2018 - Comparison with previous year Passengers 15.499 November 2018 vs 17.373 in November 2017 (-10,8%) Movements 2.167 in November 2018 vs 2.314 in...

LOT ranked as the quietest airline at London Heathrow Airport

LOT Polish Airlines ranked first in the ranking of the quietest airlines of the Heathrow Airport in London. The flag carrier of Poland was...

Belgian Government has signed agreement with Alibaba making Liege Airport the European port of entry of the Chinese e-commerce giant

Not later than last week, there were still clouds in the sky: Aéroports de Paris Management, a 25% shareholder of Liege Airport having thus...

New passenger scanner trialled at Cardiff Airport uses space technology to speed up airport security

A super-sensitive passenger scanner that reveals hidden security threats is being trialled at Cardiff Airport in the UK. The walk-through scanner, which uses space...

flydubai Boeing 737-800 halted after attempting take off without clearance

On 2 December, a flydubai Boeing 737-800 (A6-FEQ) was attempting to take-off from runway 06R at Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport yet without clearance by air...

airBaltic receives 14th Airbus A220-300, which completes deliveries for 2018

Latvian airline airBaltic on December 1, 2018, welcomed in Riga the last Airbus A220-300 jet for the year, registered as YL-CSM. Currently, airBaltic has...

Eurowings takes over the Dusseldorf-Newark route from Lufthansa and adds it to its JFK route

Hotspot New York City: Eurowings now flies to Newark Discover the most attractive Christmas shopping locations in New York with Eurowings Tricks for avoiding...

“Yellow Vests” protest disturbs air traffic at Nantes Atlantique Airport

This morning (1 December) around 09:30 (UTC +1), air traffic at Nantes Atlantique Airport was disturbed as around 30 protesters wearing yellow safety vests...

Right hand engine cowl of a Frontier Airlines Airbus A320 broke loose after take-off from Las Vegas Airport

On 30 November, the right hand engine cowl of a Frontier Airlines Airbus A320 (N227FR) broke loose just after take-off from Las Vegas Airport....

Ethiopian Airlines postpones launch of flights to Istanbul

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa, would like to announce to its esteemed customers that its debut operations between Addis Ababa and...

Brand new VietJet Air Airbus A321neo loses both nose gear wheels upon landing at Buon Ma Thuot, Vietnam

On 29 November 2018, a VietJet Air Airbus A321neo (VN-A653) on a domestic flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Buon Ma Thuot lost...

Emirates considers deploying Airbus A380 flagship to Brussels Airport during 45-days runway upgrade at Dubai Airport

From 16 April to 30 May 2019, Dubai Airport will close one runway for upgrade works designed to boost safety, service, and capacity levels of...

German Air Force Airbus A340 with chancellor Angela Merkel on board diverts to Cologne/Bonn Airport after technical issues

On 29 November, the German Air Force Airbus A340-313 (reg. 16+01) having chancellor Angela Merkel on board was en route from Berlin to Buenos...

Delta unveils first biometric terminal in U.S. in Atlanta – Next airport: Detroit

Starting this December, customers can use facial recognition technology from curb to gate at ATL’s Terminal F and to board at DTW Today, Delta Air...

Wing of Air India Boeing 787-8 clips building at Stockholm Arlanda

On 28 November, an Air India Boeing 787-8 (VT-ANE) from Delhi was taxiing to its gate at Stockholm Arlanda Airport. During the taxi, however,...

Avior Airlines Boeing 737-200 runway excursion after landing at Eduardo Gomes Airport, Manaus

On 28 November, an Avior Airlines Boeing 737-200 (YV2937) from Caracas (Venezuela) suffered a runway excursion after landing at Eduardo Gomes Airport, the airport is...
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Finnair to add capacity on both Moscow and St. Petersburg routes

Finnair will add a new daily frequency year-round on both its routes to Moscow and St. Petersburg in Russia as of March 31, 2019. The flights will be flown with an Embraer 190 aircraft. The new additions will bring the total...

Etihad Airways launches flights to Barcelona

Etihad Airways has launched its first ever scheduled flights linking Abu Dhabi and Barcelona. The inaugural flight, EY49, departed Abu Dhabi this morning carrying...

Lufthansa awards Amsterdam cargo contract to WFS

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) will commence cargo handling for Lufthansa Cargo at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport on 1 February 2019. The new contract will see WFS...

Passenger record at Berlin Tegel in October: Continued growth at the Berlin-Brandenburg airport region

In the latest traffic report you will find the figures for passengers, aircraft movements and air cargo for October 2018 and since the beginning...