Jul 05, 2018 10:35 AM (ET)
SLC International Airport in Top 10% Globally for On-Time Performance, One of Only Six in U.S.
The Salt Lake Tribune (Salt Lake City, Utah) - Jul 05, 2018 04:59 PM (ET)
Salt Lake City International Airport has got the punctuality thing down, it seems.
Spokane Airport Adds 5th Security Checkpoint Lane
The Columbian (Vancouver, Wash.) - Jul 05, 2018 03:54 PM (ET)
At ease, summer flyers. There’s a brand new fifth lane for security at the Spokane International Airport.
Hilton Head Airport Holds Ribbon Cutting to Celebrate First Commercial Jet Service
WTOC (Savannah, Ga.) - Jul 05, 2018 03:51 PM (ET)
American Airlines is bringing the first commercial jet service to the Hilton Head Island Airport.
How NYPD Aviation Unit Keeps NYC Safe on 4th of July
WABC (New York) - Jul 05, 2018 03:44 PM (ET)
Miles from the Statue of Liberty, things got very serious at the Aviation Unit.
Airport Enters Third Chapter in Boosting Aviation Businesses
Highland Community News (Highland, Calif.) - Jul 05, 2018 03:43 PM (ET)
The San Bernardino International Airport (SBD) has entered the third chapter in its development from a decommissioned Air Force base to a thriving and growing public airport and is now working to draw more aviation businesses to the airport, SBD Aviation Director Mark Gibbs shared during the Highland Area Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon on Tuesday, June 26.
Reactivated Beacon Shines Again at Sanford Airport
Journal Tribune (Biddeford, Maine) - Jul 05, 2018 03:36 PM (ET)
Bill Kostis stands in front of the old, original 1942 Westinghouse beacon that used to guide pilots into Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport at night or during bad weather. It was replaced about a decade ago and so Kostis bought it from the town and kept it in good working order. These days, it is back in service, at least temporarily, while the city of Sanford awaits construction of a new underground power line.
Akron-Canton Airport Connects Region to the World
CantonRep.com (Canton, Ohio) - Jul 05, 2018 03:31 PM (ET)
Before there was an I-77 corridor, Akron-Canton Airport was the original regional partnership.
It's Official: Orange County Airport Renamed New York Stewart International Airport
Westfair Communications (White Planes, N.Y.) - Jul 05, 2018 03:29 PM (ET)
Orange County’s Stewart International Airport will now officially be named the New York Stewart International Airport.
New Taxiway Portion Complete at Crater Lake-Klamath Regional Airport
Herald and News (Klamath, Ore.) - Jul 05, 2018 03:25 PM (ET)
The Crater Lake-Klamath Regional Airport celebrated the opening of its Taxiway B Friday, a $7.7 million project that was years in the making and mostly funded through Federal Aviation Administration (FFA) grants as a safety enhancement.
Singapore's New $80m Seletar Airport Terminal to Open in December
The Jakarta Post (Indonesia) - Jul 05, 2018 02:27 PM (ET)
A new $80 million passenger terminal will open at Seletar Airport in December, to provide more space for Singapore's private and business jet traffic to grow, and free up capacity at Changi Airport for larger planes.
Bend Municipal Airport Wrapping up Big Improvements
KTVZ (Bend, Ore.) - Jul 05, 2018 01:57 PM (ET)
The Bend Municipal Airport has seen some big upgrades in recent months.
New Numbers, New Airline Raise the Spirit of Piedmont Triad International Airport
Rhino Times (Greensboro, N.C.) - Jul 05, 2018 01:54 PM (ET)
Newly released passenger numbers are up and those numbers follow an announcement last month that a new economy airline, Spirit Airlines, is opening new routes to Florida in September.
Vancouver Airport Eyes Canadian Bond Market to Fund Growth
Bloomberg (New York) - Jul 05, 2018 01:51 PM (ET)
The Vancouver Airport Authority plans to access the domestic bond market next year to help finance its C$9.1 billion ($6.9 billion) expansion.
More Airports Adopt Amadeus Passenger Processing Technology
Travel Pulse (Westampton, N.J.) - Jul 05, 2018 01:26 PM (ET)
Disruption to airport operations can often lead to gate issues for airlines and delayed check-in for travelers. Airlines need flexibility within the airport to provide passengers with a seamless experience.
Fiji Airways Launches Direct Nadi-Narita Flights
Travel Pulse (Westampton, N.J.) - Jul 05, 2018 01:23 PM (ET)
Fiji Airways, Fiji’s National Airline today launched its direct flight to Japan with a celebration at Nadi International Airport. The flights will operate three times a week on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays from Nadi to Narita International Airport.
Honeywell Signs Fleet Support Deal with Ethiopian Airlines
Intelligent Aerospace (Spokane, Wash.) - Jul 05, 2018 01:22 PM (ET)
Ethiopian Airlines has selected Honeywell International Inc. to provide maintenance support for its cockpit, auxiliary power units and mechanical systems.
'Couch-to-Gate' Facial Recognition Trial Launched at Sydney Airport
International Airport Review (United Kingdon) - Jul 05, 2018 01:17 PM (ET)
Qantas passengers on select international flights will participate with the airline, the launch partner for the trial.
Sky West Will Bump Up Its Weekly Flights to SLC by Four
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Jul 05, 2018 01:12 PM (ET)
Sky West and Delta airlines are adding four flights per week connecting the Lewiston-Nez Perce County Regional Airport to Salt Lake City according to a news release from airport manager Stephanie Morgan.
Ford Airport Lays Out Projects, Goals for Next 20 Years
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Jul 05, 2018 01:11 PM (ET)
With passenger travel continuing to grow at Gerald R. Ford International Airport, officials there are planning for the future.
How Federal Defense Funds Can Help Ontario International Airport Grow
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Jul 05, 2018 01:10 PM (ET)
California's Air National Guard abandoned operations at Ontario International Airport more than 20 years ago, but its former station and buildings remain, taking up valuable space.
IAG's Austrian-Based Level Increases LCC Competition in Vienna
Air Transport World - Jul 05, 2018 11:43 AM (ET)
International Airlines Group’s (IAG) low-cost, long-haul carrier Level is set to launch flights from Vienna, Austria from July 17.
Etihad to Retain Equity Stake in Stronger-Performing Air Serbia
Air Transport World - Jul 05, 2018 11:36 AM (ET)
Air Serbia has posted a €15.7 million ($18.3 million) net profit for 2017 and announced that Etihad Airways plans to continue as a 49% equity partner.
AirAsia Group, Airbus in A330neo Delivery Discussions
Air Transport World - Jul 05, 2018 11:34 AM (ET)
AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes is holding discussions with Airbus about confirming A330neo deliveries, and he signaled the carrier may be interested in further Airbus orders.