Ground Handling


Stansted Moves to Raise Passenger Cap

London Stansted Airport has submitted a planning application to Uttlesford District Council to raise the current cap on the number of passengers it is permitted … More ››

Airbus delivers its first A350-1000 to launch customer Qatar Airways

Airbus has delivered the world’s first A350-1000 widebody airliner to launch customer Qatar Airways at a delivery event in Toulouse, France.  The aircraft is the … More ››

One-off Airbus A380 Flight for Beirut

The first ever Airbus A380 landing at Beirut’s Rafic Al Hariri International Airport (IATA: BEY) will take place on March 29.  Emirates has announced it … More ››

Boeing 737 MAX 9 Certified for Commercial Service

Boeing has announced that the 737 MAX 9 has received an amended type certificate (ATC) from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), officially certifying the … More ››

Munich Airport and Lufthansa Test Humanoid Robot

She is 4ft (120cm) tall, with sparkling round eyes and a pleasant voice: Starting from February 15, “Josie Pepper” the robot will be answering questions … More ››

Green Light for Miami Airport’s MIA Foreign Trade Zone

The Miami-Dade Aviation Department (MDAD) has gained final approval from the US Department of Commerce to designate Miami International Airport’s entire 3,230-acre land parcel as … More ››

BWI Marshall Airport to Purchase Husky Snow Vehicle

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) is purchasing a specialised snow vehicle that will ensure safe airline flight arrivals in poor winter weather conditions.  The … More ››

New Cargo Services for Liege

Liege Airport (IATA: LGG) has welcomed a new cargo airline.  On Tuesday February 13, Turkish Cargo, a subsidiary of Turkish Airlines, launched once a week … More ››

New Mercedes-Benz Sprinters for Gatwick

Gatwick Airport has commissioned a pair of specially equipped Mercedes-Benz Sprinters for its Airside Operations staff. The new ‘rover’ vehicles have been assigned to two-man … More ››

AA Passenger Agent’s Instinct Saves Children from Online Predator

American Airlines has issued a statement that should help alert all airport and airline employees to the dangers of human trafficking.   The airline officially signed … More ››