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  • WestJet Launches Winnipeg/Hamilton Service Today

    Published on : Tuesday, January 17, 2017

    This morning’s departure of WestJet flight 321 marked the start of non-stop service to Winnipeg from John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport.   WestJet also relaunched non-stop service to Edmonton and Halifax from Hamilton on January 16.   “WestJet continues …

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  • Flying Without Fear Course Returns To Leeds Bradford Airport

    Published on : Tuesday, January 17, 2017

    A course run by Virgin Atlantic to help people conquer their fear of flying will take place at Leeds Bradford Airport in February.     The ‘flying without fear’ programme by Virgin Atlantic is a full-day course, including a short …

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  • Manchester Airport Launches #USADirect Marketing Campaign

    Published on : Tuesday, January 17, 2017

    Today Manchester Airport has launched its first multi-channel, multi-audience marketing campaign to showcase the breadth of destinations it offers to the USA.   The #USADirect campaign will see the airport reach out to all areas of its catchment area that …

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  • Munich Airport Sets New Record Of Over 42 Million Passengers In 2016

    Published on : Tuesday, January 17, 2017

    Munich Airport’s robust growth trend continued in 2016 with new records for total passengers and freight turnover. The number of passengers increased by 1.3 million, or 3 percent, over the previous year to a new all-time high of 42.3 million, …

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  • Aer Lingus Announces Earlier Morning Service From Shannon to Heathrow

    Published on : Monday, January 16, 2017

    Aer Lingus has today announced that their daily morning service from Shannon to Heathrow will now depart at the earlier time of 7.30am. The enhanced timing will come into effect from 26th March 2017 and will offer enhanced business connectivity …

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  • JetBlue Airways Reports December Traffic

    Published on : Monday, January 16, 2017

    JetBlue Airways Corporation reported its preliminary traffic results for December 2016. Traffic in December increased 4.5 percent from December 2015, on a capacity increase of 3.1 percent.   Load factor for December 2016 was 84.1 percent, an increase of 1.1 …

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  • ANA Joins “Blue Number Initiative”

    Published on : Monday, January 16, 2017

    ANA HOLDINGS (hereafter ANA HD) has become the first Japanese company to take part in the Blue Number initiative*1 which aims to build ethical food supply chains. As interest around the world grows in food safety and traceability, environmental protection …

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  • Manchester Airport partners with Birmingham Pride 2017

    Published on : Friday, January 13, 2017

    Manchester Airport, the UK’s third largest, is joining forces with Birmingham Pride to be one of the sponsors at this year’s event in May.   As part of the sponsorship the airport will brand and name the Cabaret Marquee Stage, …

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  • Washington’s Airports Offer Travel Tips for Inauguration Visitors

    Published on : Friday, January 13, 2017

    Passengers at Reagan National and Dulles International Airports should be prepared for additional crowds and congestion from Thursday, Jan. 19, through Sunday, Jan. 22, for the 2017 Presidential Inauguration. While the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority does not anticipate any unusual …

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  • Denver International Airport Welcomed 8.1 percent more passengers this November than Last Year

    Published on : Friday, January 13, 2017

    Denver International Airport (DEN) continues to see more passengers on a monthly basis. In November, almost 4.7 million passengers passed through DEN – marking the busiest November in Denver history, with an increase from November 2015 of 311,952 passengers.   …

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  • Denver International Airport Names Mark A. Baker Senior Vice President of Airport

    Published on : Friday, January 13, 2017

    Denver International Airport (DEN) today announced that Mark A. Baker is the new senior vice president of Airport Infrastructure Management (AIM).     The AIM division has about 550 full-time employees and is responsible for airfield and landside construction projects …

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  • Boeing, SpiceJet Announce Deal for up to 205 Airplanes

    Published on : Friday, January 13, 2017

    Boeing and SpiceJet announced today a commitment for up to 205 airplanes during an event in New Delhi.     Booked at the end of 2016, the announcement includes 100 new 737 MAX 8s, SpiceJet’s current order for 42 MAXs, …

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  • FAA Proposes $91,000 Civil Penalty Against Amazon.com for Alleged Hazardous Materials Violations

    Published on : Friday, January 13, 2017

    The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) proposes a $91,000 civil penalty against Amazon.com, Inc., for allegedly violating the Hazardous Materials Regulations.   The FAA alleges that on May 7, 2016, Amazon offered an undeclared hazardous material shipment …

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  • Bangkok Airways launches “PG Together Promotion”

    Published on : Thursday, January 12, 2017

    Bangkok Airways Company Limited launches the “PG Together Promotion,” offering special fares for those passengers who would like to travel between Bangkok and some of Bangkok Airways destinations in the southern part of Thailand during the month of January 2017. …

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  • Air Transport Industry Continues To Improve Safety Record

    Published on : Thursday, January 12, 2017

    Air transport remains the safest form of travel. Every day, 100,000 flights take-off and land carrying 10 million passengers to their destinations safely and securely. This remarkable achievement is a direct result of good teamwork and the commitment of aviation …

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  • Airport Authority Appoints New Executive Director, Engineering & Technology

    Published on : Thursday, January 12, 2017

    Airport Authority Hong Kong (AA) today announced that it has appointed Alex Kwan King-fai as Executive Director, Engineering & Technology, with effect from 16 January 2017, succeeding John Chai Sung-veng upon his retirement on the same day. Mr Kwan will …

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  • 2017 Price Adjustment For Airbus’ Modern, Fuel-Efficient Aircraft

    Published on : Wednesday, January 11, 2017

    Airbus has increased the average list prices of its aircraft by one percent across the product line, effective from January 1st 2017. This price increase has been calculated according to Airbus’ standard escalation formula over the January 2016 to January …

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  • New Year, New Job? Head To LBA’s Job Fair This Month

    Published on : Saturday, January 7, 2017

    Around 300 seasonal airport summer job opportunities will be showcased and discussed at the annual LBA Job Fair, to be held on Saturday 21st January in the terminal building.   The fair will see a variety of companies based at …

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  • Gatwick Achieves Global Record 43 Million Annual Passengers And Predicts 2017’s

    Published on : Saturday, January 7, 2017

    Gatwick Airport has increased its lead as the World’s most efficient single-runway airport – with 43 million passengers now travelling through the airport each year.     This new annual record came on, 22 December 2016, a month in which …

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  • Passenger Traffic At DXB Grows 9.4 Per Cent In November

    Published on : Saturday, January 7, 2017

    Passenger traffic at Dubai international registered an increase of 9.4 per cent in November 2016, according to the monthly traffic report issued today by operator Dubai Airports.   The airport welcomed a total of 6,581,805 passengers in November compared to …

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