Tag: runways

Second largest airport in the world about to open
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Second largest airport in the world about to open

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 13, 2019

The new Beijing Daxing International Airport completed its first test flights of passenger planes in May 2019. The airport's construction ... Read More

Brave new world: Bizarre air travel ideas dreamt up by aviation industry
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Brave new world: Bizarre air travel ideas dreamt up by aviation industry

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Dutch KLM recently unveiled its latest flight concept, the Flying V, designed to have passengers seated literally inside the wings ... 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

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA
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Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Embraer announced today that the company's new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by EASA (European ... 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

The year of the airports: Travel to the hubs of the future
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The year of the airports: Travel to the hubs of the future

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 14, 2019

The year 2019 will be remembered as the year of the inaugurations of large and small strategic airports to satisfy ... Read More

New Visitor Experience: 90-minute Frankfurt airport tour
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New Visitor Experience: 90-minute Frankfurt airport tour

editor editor- May 3, 2019

The future Terminal 3 at Frankfurt Airport is one of the largest privately funded construction projects under way in Europe. ... Read More

Proud Emirates Revealed: The Emirates Pavilion
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Proud Emirates Revealed: The Emirates Pavilion

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019

Emirates, Premier Partner and the Official Airline of Expo 2020 Dubai, today unveiled the design and visitor experience concepts of ... Read More

The Great Move: Turkish Airlines moves to Istanbul Airport
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The Great Move: Turkish Airlines moves to Istanbul Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

The biggest logistical operation in the world aviation history was held between 5 and 6 April 2019. In a total ... Read More

Oman Air climbs to first place in one of Heathrow’s greenest years yet
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Oman Air climbs to first place in one of Heathrow’s greenest years yet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

Oman Air has landed first place in the latest Heathrow “Fly Quiet and Green” league table, due to its use ... 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

Mayday on TK1 from Istanbul to JFK after severe turbulence over New England
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Mayday on TK1 from Istanbul to JFK after severe turbulence over New England

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Turkish Airlines Flight One, non-stop service from Istanbul landed at JFK Airport New York at 5.35pm Saturday night. Prior to ... 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

Flight disruptions and aviation chaos to continue in 2019
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Flight disruptions and aviation chaos to continue in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

2018 turned out to be a very disruptive year for the aviation and travel industry when, for the first time, ... Read More

Safe air travel in winter
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Safe air travel in winter

editor editor- January 22, 2019

At Munich Airport over 600 employees work with special equipment to battle ice and snow during the winter. Read More

American Samoa Talofa Airways ready to add Manu Island
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American Samoa Talofa Airways ready to add Manu Island

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 28, 2018

American Samoa's Talofa Airways is planning to add Manu' island to their network. This is possible after a second aircraft ... Read More

London’s Gatwick Airport shuts down, grounds all flights
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London’s Gatwick Airport shuts down, grounds all flights

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018

Thousands of passengers have been affected by drones flying over the UK's second busiest airport's runways. London's Gatwick Airport's runway ... Read More

Heathrow: The Great British take off
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Heathrow: The Great British take off

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

Today at Heathrow, Great British Bake Off 2016 winner, Candice Brown and food artist Michele Wibowo unveiled a 50kg gingerbread ... Read More

FRAPORT Airport Tour with a Focus on Terminal 3 Construction Project
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FRAPORT Airport Tour with a Focus on Terminal 3 Construction Project

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 5, 2018

The future Terminal 3 at Frankfurt Airport is one of the largest privately funded construction projects underway in Europe. Read More

Wide-bodied aircrafts return to Calicut International
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Wide-bodied aircrafts return to Calicut International

editor editor- December 4, 2018

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has announced the resumption of wide-bodied aircraft operations from Calicut International Airport. Read More

FAA announces $151.1 million in infrastructure grants to 66 airports in 35 states
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FAA announces $151.1 million in infrastructure grants to 66 airports in 35 states

mm Chief Assignment Editor- September 7, 2017

U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $151.1 million in ... Read More

President Obama calls for air safety upgrades
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President Obama calls for air safety upgrades

editor editor- September 21, 2010

LOS ANGELES, California - The Obama Administration is proposing a "robust investment" in the development of the Federal Aviation Administration's ... Read More

President Obama pushes 50 billion dollar transportation plan
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President Obama pushes 50 billion dollar transportation plan

editor editor- September 7, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC - President Obama spent his Labor Day pushing a new US$50 billion vision for revamping America’s crumbling transportation ... Read More

Virgin America’s CEO: JFK “metering scheme” will be extended through the summer
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Virgin America’s CEO: JFK “metering scheme” will be extended through the summer

editor editor- June 25, 2010

A scheme to limit runway delays at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport will be extended through the summer, ... Read More

Buckle up when you fly into these airports
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Buckle up when you fly into these airports

editor editor- June 17, 2010

It’s 10:45 a.m. on a cloudy day, and the crew of Druk Air flight KB205 is preparing to land at ... Read More

What LAX really needs
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What LAX really needs

editor editor- November 24, 2008

If, heaven forbid, there should be a crash on Los Angeles International Airport's dangerously configured north runways, family members of ... Read More