Tag: runway

Alaska Airlines plane overshoots runway: 2 critically injured
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Alaska Airlines plane overshoots runway: 2 critically injured

editor editor- October 18, 2019

Alaska Airlines Flight 3296, operated by Peninsula Airways, ran off the runway while landing at Alaska's Unalaska/Dutch Harbor Airport yesterday ... Read More

Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport in Michigan to close
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Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport in Michigan to close

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 9, 2019

The Kalamazoo Battle Creek International Airport will close to airline traffic from June 10 until June 26  this year due ... Read More

Fire started by Indian fighter jet shuts down Goa International Airport
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Fire started by Indian fighter jet shuts down Goa International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019

India's Dabolim Goa International Airport was shut down as firefighters battled a runway fire on Saturday. The blaze started after ... Read More

$840 million in DOT infrastructure grants to 381 US airports announced
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$840 million in DOT infrastructure grants to 381 US airports announced

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $840 million ... Read More

Russia’s Prosecutor General: “Poor state of Russia’s aviation caused Superjet disaster”
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Russia’s Prosecutor General: “Poor state of Russia’s aviation caused Superjet disaster”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

The recent catastrophic crash-landing of a Sukhoi Superjet-100 at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport was a result of the poor state of ... Read More

Fraport AGM:  Well Positioned for the Future, Nationally and Internationally
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Fraport AGM:  Well Positioned for the Future, Nationally and Internationally

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 28, 2019

Fraport AG's executive board chairman, Dr. Stefan Schulte, struck a positive note at the company's Annual General Meeting (AGM) today: ... Read More

Fraport Raises Stake in Lima Airport to 80 Percent
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Fraport Raises Stake in Lima Airport to 80 Percent

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

Fraport AG has purchased a further 10-percent stake in Lima Airport Partners S.R.L. (LAP) – operator consortium of Jorge Chavez ... Read More

Bold action by London Heathrow to reduce vehicle emissions
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Bold action by London Heathrow to reduce vehicle emissions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

London Heathrow has announced it is getting ready to introduce a set of tough new measures to protect local air ... Read More

F-16 fighter jet crashes into warehouse east of Los Angeles
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F-16 fighter jet crashes into warehouse east of Los Angeles

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

A fully armed F-16 fighter plane has crashed at March Air Reserve Base outside Riverside, California, damaging a nearby warehouse. ... Read More

US Transportation Secretary announces $779 million in funding for airport infrastructure
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US Transportation Secretary announces $779 million in funding for airport infrastructure

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

US Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced the intent to award $779 million in supplemental funding for infrastructure grants ... Read More

Statutory consultation on Heathrow Airport expansion
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Statutory consultation on Heathrow Airport expansion

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

London Heathrow has announced that its statutory 12 and a half-week consultation on its expansion plans will launch on the 18th ... Read More

Reforms needed at US airliners: Air travel delays
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Reforms needed at US airliners: Air travel delays

editor editor- May 14, 2019

Most major US airports experience flight disruptions on a daily basis, with Chicago O'Hare International Airport leading the pack. Within ... Read More

YQB 5K: 1,200 to run Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport’s runway
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YQB 5K: 1,200 to run Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport’s runway

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

On Saturday, August 24, 2019, Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) will be holding the first YQB 5K, where ... Read More

Biman Airlines plane skids off runway at Yangon Airport, breaks into three pieces
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Biman Airlines plane skids off runway at Yangon Airport, breaks into three pieces

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

A Biman Airlines’ Bombardier Dash-8 aircraft has skidded off the runway at Myanmar’s Yangon International Airport, losing its wings and ... Read More

Miami Air International Boeing 737 crashed in Florida
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Miami Air International Boeing 737 crashed in Florida

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 4, 2019

A Miami Air International Boeing 737 jet flying US military members from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to Jacksonville with 136 passengers ... Read More

Gold is out, blue is in: United Airlines unveils new fleet paint design
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Gold is out, blue is in: United Airlines unveils new fleet paint design

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Today, United Airlines is introducing customers and employees to a modernized aircraft livery, which will bring a refreshed look to ... Read More

Dubai Runway closure: What is means for travel to or from DXB
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Dubai Runway closure: What is means for travel to or from DXB

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

With the Southern Runway revamp starting tomorrow at Dubai International Airport, Emirates has been working hard to implement measures to ... Read More

Brexit uncertainty, but LHR is doing well
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Brexit uncertainty, but LHR is doing well

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

Despite Brexit uncertainty, Heathrow remains a bright light for the UK, with the role we play in keeping people and ... Read More

Genting Cruise Lines welcomes Explorer Dream to its fleet
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Genting Cruise Lines welcomes Explorer Dream to its fleet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019

Genting Cruise Lines welcomed the third member of its Dream Cruises’ fleet with the christening and inaugural homeport deployment of ... Read More

From fines to execution: Phuket tourists warned to think twice about ‘runway selfies’
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From fines to execution: Phuket tourists warned to think twice about ‘runway selfies’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 9, 2019

Visitors to Thailand who are looking to tick so-called ‘runway selfies’ off their bucket list may soon kick the bucket ... Read More

Emirates flying travelers to Zagreb this summer
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Emirates flying travelers to Zagreb this summer

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Zagreb is a city with a rich history and culture and is known for its 18th century architecture. It is ... Read More

LHR: New Royal Family members mean new London Heathrow Terminal Names
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LHR: New Royal Family members mean new London Heathrow Terminal Names

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

London Heathrow Airport is set to rename its four terminals as the airport prepares for the arrival of the new ... Read More

Munich Airport reports 2018 net profit of 150 million euros
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Munich Airport reports 2018 net profit of 150 million euros

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

Munich Airport reported a successful 2018 operating year at its annual press conference in Munich today: The 3.8 percent increase ... Read More

Record number of passengers hit Heathrow’s runway for London Fashion Week
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Record number of passengers hit Heathrow’s runway for London Fashion Week

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

Heathrow welcomed 5.48 million passengers in 28 days, securing the airport’s 28th consecutive record month for passenger growth (+1.7% vs ... Read More

World Bank announces Air Transport Annual Report
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World Bank announces Air Transport Annual Report

editor editor- March 12, 2019

The 14th edition of the World Bank Group (WBG) Air Transport Annual Report, which outlines the support that is given ... Read More

Fashion legends Badgley and Mischka to headline Cunard’s 2020 Transatlantic Fashion Week
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Fashion legends Badgley and Mischka to headline Cunard’s 2020 Transatlantic Fashion Week

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

Luxury cruise line Cunard brings glamor to the high seas with fashion icons Mark Badgley and James Mischka, who will ... Read More

New Chinese MA700 turboprop aircraft will roll off production line in September
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New Chinese MA700 turboprop aircraft will roll off production line in September

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 2, 2019

China-developed MA700 turboprop aircraft has entered the trial-manufacturing and test phase, state-owned Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) announced today. ... Read More

FAA changes environmental review of Charlotte-Douglas International Airport runway
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FAA changes environmental review of Charlotte-Douglas International Airport runway

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 27, 2019

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has decided to convert the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed new runway and ... Read More

30,000 flights won’t be able to land at Milan’s Airport Linate during Italy’s high summer season
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30,000 flights won’t be able to land at Milan’s Airport Linate during Italy’s high summer season

mm Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- February 26, 2019

Milan’s Airport Linate is not only very passenger friendly but also very easy to reach from Milan’s city center. There ... Read More

Alaska Airlines announces major investment in Bay Area
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Alaska Airlines announces major investment in Bay Area

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Alaska Airlines today unveiled plans to build a new 8,500-square-foot top floor lounge at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). Located ... Read More

Heathrow Airport: Stellar start to 2019
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Heathrow Airport: Stellar start to 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

5.9 million passengers traveled through the UK’s only hub airport, kickstarting 2019’s passenger growth. January’s figures increased by 2.1%, as ... Read More

Heathrow Airport unveils new locations for Business Summit series
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Heathrow Airport unveils new locations for Business Summit series

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

More businesses than ever before will work with Heathrow to explore new global markets and supply chain opportunities, as 11 ... Read More

Flying to Hawaii unsafe on a B737-800?  Boeing declines to comment
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Flying to Hawaii unsafe on a B737-800? Boeing declines to comment

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2019

Is it safe flying a Southwest Airline B737-800 aircraft from North America to Hawaii? This is a question many experts ... Read More

Flight attendant dies on Hawaiian Airlines Honolulu – New York flight
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Flight attendant dies on Hawaiian Airlines Honolulu – New York flight

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 26, 2019

Hawaiian Airlines flight 50 departed Daniel K. Inouye International Airport Thursday night with 253 passengers for a scheduled nonstop flight ... Read More

Government of Canada investing in safety at Baie-Comeau Airport
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Government of Canada investing in safety at Baie-Comeau Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

Canadians, tourists and businesses benefit from safe and well-maintained airports. From visiting friends and family, to travelling to medical appointments, ... Read More

Officially open: Ilan and Asaf Ramon Airport in Israel
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Officially open: Ilan and Asaf Ramon Airport in Israel

editor editor- January 24, 2019

Ilan and Asaf Ramon International Airport in Israel opened on January 21, 2019. Read More