Air Cargo


Airbus Foundation and THAI Organise Goodwill Flight

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The Airbus Foundation and Thai Airways International (THAI) have organised a goodwill flight to transport school supplies for underprivileged children aboard the airline’s latest A350 … More ››

Heathrow Hits All-time High With 77 Million Passengers

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Heathrow Airport says it welcomed a record 6.76 million passengers in June (+2.3% from June 2016), boosting the number of passengers travelling through in the … More ››

Masterplan Unveiled for new Costa Rican International Airport

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Mott MacDonald has delivered the masterplan for a new US$3.5 billion international airport in Alajuela, Orotina, Costa Rica to the Centro American Corporation of Air … More ››

Four Airlines Removed From ‘Laptop Ban’

The US authorities have lifted the ban on electrical items being carried in the cabin of US-bound flights  operated by Etihad, Emirates, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines.  (Photo: Airbus)

The US authorities have removed four airlines from its ‘Laptop ban’ list. Back in March, the US banned all electronic items larger than a smart … More ››

Munich’s Half-year Passenger Total Tops 20 million for the First Time

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Over the first six months of 2017, Munich Airport posted the best half-yearly figures in its history: with the 21 million passengers handled during that … More ››

New European Cargo Link for Quito International Airport

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On Sunday, July 2 Cargolux began regular operations at the Mariscal Sucre International Airport (IATA: UIO) in the city of Quito. The airline, based in … More ››

US Requires Enhanced Screening to Replace ‘Laptop Ban’

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On June 28 the US Homeland Security Secretary, John Kelly, announced heightened security measures for foreign flights arriving in the United States. The US authorities … More ››

Fraport Announces Operational Readiness Project for Bahrain Airport

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Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide has announced a multi-year project to provide Operational Readiness and Airport Transfer (ORAT) consulting services for the new passenger … More ››

Students Tasked With Designing the Airport Terminal of the Future

The 2016 Winning Entry, Airport Under The Forset Park, Shanghai, China.  Xingqiao Li, Fang Yu and Que Wang Xi’An, University of Architecture and Technology, Xi’An, China.

Fentress Architects, based in Denver, Colorado, has announced its 2017 Fentress Global Challenge, an international design competition for young and student architects. As in years … More ››

IATA: Air Freight Demand Growth Eases but Remains Robust

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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), rose 8.5% … More ››