Apr 20, 2018 09:28 AM (ET)
Islamabad's New State-of-the-Art Airport All Set to Welcome Visitors
Gulf News (UAE) - Apr 20, 2018 05:19 PM (ET)
Islamabad’s new airport, with world-standard services, modern and hi-tech facilities, will offer travellers a new gateway to Pakistan - and transform their perception about the country.
Earth's Changing Magnetic Field Causes Changes at Missoula's Airport
NBC Montana - Apr 20, 2018 05:18 PM (ET)
If you have ever flown into the Missoula International Airport, you've probably seen a big number 11 or 29 on the runway.
What Are the Odds of a Former Fighter Pilot Being at the Controls of Your Plane?
Washington Post - Apr 20, 2018 02:15 PM (ET)
Southwest Airlines Capt. Tammie Jo Shults personifies a dying breed.
South Burlington Officials Consider Plans for Airport Hotel
WCAX (Burlington, Vt.) - Apr 20, 2018 02:14 PM (ET)
Officials in South Burlington are reviewing plans for a hotel at Burlington International Airport.
Things Could Get Busy at Airport
Vinton (Iowa) Newspapers - Apr 20, 2018 02:13 PM (ET)
There could be all kinds of action going on at the Vinton Veterans Memorial Airport during the next fiscal year.
Akron-Canton Airport Begins National Search for New CEO
Crain's Cleveland Business - Apr 20, 2018 02:12 PM (ET)
The Akron-Canton Airport has started to look for its next leader.
Nepal Airport Reopens After Plane Skids Off Runway
AP - Apr 20, 2018 02:10 PM (ET)
Nepal’s only international airport reopened Friday after a passenger plane attempting to take off skidded off the runway, forcing a halt to all flights.
Aurora Considers Deals for Two Airport Operators
Chicago Tribune - Apr 20, 2018 02:08 PM (ET)
The Aurora City Council is set to consider two agreements for operators at the Aurora Municipal Airport.
Wiley Coyotes Turn into Airport Plague in North Little Rock
ArkansasOnline.com (Little Rock, Ark.) - Apr 20, 2018 02:07 PM (ET)
While coyotes are considered a nuisance animal across the state of Arkansas, they've become something of an aviation nuisance in North Little Rock.
Orlando First in the U.S. to Go Fully Biometric for International Travel
International Airport Review - Apr 20, 2018 01:53 PM (ET)
International passengers flying to and from Orlando International Airport (MCO) can soon expect a smoother ride as the hub deploys biometric gates for all arrivals and departures.
FedEx Keeps Memphis Airport No. 2 in World Ranking Despite Flat Growth in 2017
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, Tenn.) - Apr 20, 2018 01:52 PM (ET)
Memphis kept its status as the world’s No. 2 cargo airport despite tepid growth in 2017, an industry group’s preliminary numbers show.
Orlando International Airport Won't Privatize Their Security After All
Orlando (Fla.) Weekly - Apr 20, 2018 01:51 PM (ET)
Officials at Orlando International Airport officially backed off the option of replacing Transportation Security Administration officers for a private security force during a board meeting on Wednesday.
Piper honored by FAA at Cherry Capital Airport
UpNorthLive.com (Traverse City, Mich.) - Apr 20, 2018 01:50 PM (ET)
Members of the Federal Aviation Administration were at Cherry Capital Airport Thursday to honor one of its most beloved employees.
First-Quarter Passenger Traffic Up Nearly 10% at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport
Crain's Cleveland Business - Apr 20, 2018 01:49 PM (ET)
Passenger traffic continues to increase at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport.
Cortez Airport Sees Increase in Flight Cancellations
The Journal (Cortez, Colo.) - Apr 20, 2018 01:47 PM (ET)
Boutique Air flights at the Cortez Municipal Airport got off to a bumpy start this year, and the company blames turbulent weather and faulty planes.
Carnegie Mellon Lab Cleared for Take Off at Pittsburgh International Airport
TribLIVE.com (Pittsburgh) - Apr 20, 2018 01:43 PM (ET)
Pittsburgh International Airport turned to Carnegie Mellon University to help make it the smartest airport in the world.
Reducing Loss-of-Control Accidents in GA Focus of NTSB Roundtable
General Aviation News - Apr 20, 2018 10:01 AM (ET)
The National Transportation Safety Board will host a roundtable Tuesday, April 24, 2018, on preventing in-flight loss of control in general aviation. Open to the public, the event will also be web cast live.
FAA to Issue CFM56 Engine Directive After Southwest Incident
Air Transport World - Apr 20, 2018 10:01 AM (ET)
FAA will issue an airworthiness directive (AD) in the next two weeks requiring inspections of certain CFM56-7B turbofan engines, the US agency announced one day after the Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 engine failure.
EU Court: Airlines Must Compensate Passengers for Wildcat Strikes
Air Transport World - Apr 20, 2018 10:00 AM (ET)
Airlines could face claims for compensation over flight delays and cancellations after the European Union Court of Justice ruled a “wildcat strike,” or spontaneous industrial action, did not exempt an airline from paying out compensation claims.
China to Allow Visa-Free Visits to Hainan
Air Transport World - Apr 20, 2018 09:59 AM (ET)
China is permitting 30-day visa-free visits to Hainan, a tropical island province in the South China Sea and home of Hainan Airlines.
JetBlue Flight Attendants Vote to Unionize; Contract Talks to Follow
Air Transport World - Apr 20, 2018 09:58 AM (ET)
JetBlue Airways flight attendants voted to join the Transport Workers Union (TWU) April 17, paving the way for negotiations to secure the first contract for the New York-based carrier’s 5,000 inflight crewmembers.
Singapore Airlines to Deploy First 787-10s on Japan Routes
Air Transport World - Apr 20, 2018 09:58 AM (ET)
Singapore Airlines (SIA) is focusing on the Japanese market as it replaces older aircraft on some routes with its new Boeing 787-10s.
Air Italy Names COO; Inks Codeshare with Qatar Airways
Air Transport World - Apr 20, 2018 09:57 AM (ET)
Olbia, Sardinia-based Air Italy, which was recently rebranded from its former identity of Meridiana, has appointed former airberlin chief planning & strategy officer Neil Mills as COO, effective immediately.