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Both Austral Líneas Aéreas pilots caught filming River Plate Stadium fireworks on final approach Buenos Airport

Austral Líneas Aéreas, a domestic airline of Argentina, the sister company of Aerolíneas Argentinas has summoned two of its Argentinian pilots. What happened? On final approach...

Hainan Airlines switches from Airbus A330-300 to Boeing 787-9 on Beijing – Brussels route

Hainan Airlines is going to switch its Airbus A330-300 to Dreamliners in -9 version from 27 October 2019 on the Beijing Capital - Brussels...

Busiest summer ever for Ostend-Bruges Airport (+4.3%)

Ostend Airport closed the month of September with 51,393 passengers. A modest growth of 1.6% compared to the same month last year. Then the...

Possible cessation of scheduled flights at Eindhoven Airport after 23:00 from the end of October 2020 onwards

Eindhoven Airport is working towards the cessation of scheduled flights after 23.00 hours once the summer season ends in 2020. In line with Pieter...

Leaking package on board KLM Boeing 737 causes delays at Glasgow Airport

On 4 October, a KLM Boeing 737-800 (PH-BCG) operated flight KL1473 between Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Glasgow, United Kingdom. Upon arrival at Glasgow, ground...

Royal Schiphol Group acquires a stake in Hobart International Airport

Royal Schiphol Group and QIC have won the bid for a 70% stake in Hobart International Airport in Australia. Both consortium partners will acquire...

Ukraine Air Alliance Antonov AN-12 crashes before landing at Lviv, Ukraine; 5 fatalities reported

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8vK-M0-CLgk On 4 October, a Ukraine Air Alliance Antonov AN-12 (UR-CAH) operated flight UKL4050 Between Vigo, Spain and Lviv, Ukraine. The aircraft made a crash...

Busiest summer ever for Antwerp Airport: +10% (+38.3% in September alone)

September 2019 started with a record and almost 10,000 passengers more than September 2018: 34,732 versus 25,108 passengers. The additional capacity to some ethnic TUI...

Air Belgium extends flights to French Antilles by 4 additional months

Air Belgium is going to fly four more months to the French Antilles, i. e. during the Summer holiday in 2020. The success of Air...

New terminal opened at international airport in Florianópolis

Since July 2017 Flughafen Zürich AG has held a 100% stake in the international airport “Aeroporto Hercílio Luz” in Florianópolis, Brazil. It is developing...

Cork Airport flying high: 9% more passengers in first nine months 2019

Passenger numbers at Cork Airport, which is Ireland’s fastest-growing and most punctual airport, have increased by 9% to just over 2 million in the...

Touch down in Toronto: British Airways’ new Airbus A350 arrives

British Airways commenced the first North American long-haul service of its new A350 aircraft from Toronto today, following extensive trials and the launch of...

ACI EUROPE partners with RE-Source to accelerate clean energy transition at Europe’s airports & deliver NetZero2050

European airport trade association ACI EUROPE signed a key cooperation agreement with the RE-Source Platform, the European alliance of stakeholders for corporate renewable energy...

SWISS adds Ljubljana to its route network

From 16 October onwards, SWISS will be offering a new service to the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana, departing from its hub at Zurich Airport....

Fiat collides with Eurowings Airbus A320 at the airport of Heraklion, Greece

On 2 October, a Fiat collided with the left engine of an Eurowings Airbus A320 (OE-IEW) at the airport of Heraklion. The aircraft was...

Wild scene at Chicago’s O’hare airport as beverage cart goes spinning out of control

While loading drinks, a case of water fell on the accelerator of this beverage cart at Chicago O'Hare Airport. The cart started making out...

Brussels Airlines to launch flights to Ljubljana, Slovenia

Brussels Airlines expands its network with another European capital. As of November 4th, the Belgian airline will start operating flights between Brussels Airport and...

Aeroflot starts ticket sales for flights to Mumbai

Aeroflot has begun ticket sales for flights to Mumbai, India.  Regular flights on the Moscow – Mumbai – Moscow route will launch on 2...

Engine cowling opens after take-off, United Airlines Boeing 737 safely returns to Denver, U.S.

On 29 September, a United Airlines Boeing 737-800 (N27239) operated domestic flight UA293 between Denver and Orlando, United States. The aircraft climbed to 10,000...

Ryanair opens new base in Toulouse with two based aircraft and launches Summer 2020 schedule

23 routes (13 new), 1.4m customers & 33% growth Ryanair on 27 September celebrated the opening of its new Toulouse base (its 3rd in France)...