Jul 07, 2017 08:57 AM (ET)
Delhi Airport Charges to Be Cut by 89%
The Hindu (India) - Jul 07, 2017 06:15 PM (ET)
Air tickets for passengers flying in and out of the Delhi airport will become cheaper after the Union government ordered a reduction in airport charges by 89.40%.
This Is Why a Michigan Airport Makes You Remove Fudge From Your Bag
MLive.com (Mich.) - Jul 07, 2017 06:15 PM (ET)
Why does a Michigan airport require passengers to remove fudge from their bags?
Beutler to Reappoint Selig to Airport Authority
Lincoln (Neb.) Journal Star - Jul 07, 2017 06:13 PM (ET)
Mayor Chris Beutler on Friday announced plans to reappoint Robert Selig to the Lincoln Airport Authority.
US Senate Law Change May Help Desperate Cargo Airlines Recruit Pilots
The Loadstar (U.K.) - Jul 07, 2017 06:07 PM (ET)
A rare bipartisan legislative move in the US Senate is giving regional all-cargo carriers hope for some relief in their struggle to recruit pilots.
RSW Airport to Gain Nonstop Flights to German Cities of Munich, Cologne in May 2018
News-Press (Southwest Florida) - Jul 07, 2017 06:06 PM (ET)
Southwest Florida International has landed new nonstop service to Germany.
Uber and Lyft Take Off at Ontario International Airport
Los Angeles Times - Jul 07, 2017 06:05 PM (ET)
A year and a half after ride-hailing services began operating out of Los Angeles International Airport, Ontario International Airport gave the green light for Uber and Lyft to pick up and drop off passengers from that Inland Empire facility.
Salisbury Airport Jettisons 'Ocean City' in Branding
Daily Times (Salisbury, Md.) - Jul 07, 2017 06:04 PM (ET)
Change is in the air at Salisbury's airport, starting with its name.
How To Protect Yourself From Rising Airport Luggage Theft
Forbes - Jul 07, 2017 11:58 AM (ET)
With the summer travel season is in full swing, it’s time to consider an unglamorous irritant: luggage theft.
CEB Cancels Cebu, Ormoc Flights Due to Damaged Leyte Airport
Inquirer (Philippines) - Jul 07, 2017 11:08 AM (ET)
Cebu Pacific has cancelled its Cebu and Ormoc flights starting July 7 to July 9 because of the reported damage seen at the Leyte airport caused by the 6.5-magnitude earthquake.
Airport Expansion Takes FLL To New Heights
CBS Miami - Jul 07, 2017 10:59 AM (ET)
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport has seen double-digit international growth for more than three years now – and it’s not stopping anytime soon.
Scottsdale Airport $27M Redevelopment Breaks Ground July 12
AZ Big Media (Phoenix) - Jul 07, 2017 10:59 AM (ET)
Scottsdale Airport will host a ceremonial groundbreaking to officially mark the launch of the terminal area redevelopment project. It takes place at 8:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 12, at the terminal building, 15000 N. Airport Drive. This project will upgrade and enhance this area with some of the largest hangars at the airport and maximize use of the parcel’s building footprint and offer a new “place” in Scottsdale. A place where residents and visitors can experience the airport for more than just travel.
Firefighters Leaving Airport Department
WHAM (Rochester, N.Y.) - Jul 07, 2017 10:58 AM (ET)
The Monroe County Airport Firefighters are having a tough time keeping people on staff.
Tourism Minister Calls for Airport CEO to Be Fired
Daily Observer (Antigua) - Jul 07, 2017 10:57 AM (ET)
Tourism Minister Asot Michael has called for the Airport Authority CEO Stanley Smith to be fired after the airport was shut today and several flights were diverted.
Revealed: Norwich Airport's 30-Year Vision to Treble Passenger Numbers and Forge Worldwide Links
Eastern Daily Press (U.K.) - Jul 07, 2017 10:53 AM (ET)
A vision setting out how Norwich Airport will almost treble passenger numbers and fly to many more global destinations over the next generation can today be exclusively revealed.
Airport Aurthority Promises Shorter Wait Times at Customs
CTV News (Canada) - Jul 07, 2017 10:51 AM (ET)
Montreal's airport authority is promising service will improve this summer for international travellers arriving at Trudeau airport.
Jet Service Returns to Watertown International Airport
Watertown (N.Y.) Daily Times - Jul 07, 2017 10:51 AM (ET)
Passenger jet service from American Airlines has returned to Watertown International Airport. And this time, it’s for good
The UK's Laptop Security Predicament
Air Transport World - Jul 07, 2017 10:21 AM (ET)
Gradually, business returns closer to normal for those airlines and airports that were affected by the US government’s poorly conceived laptop ban in the cabins of in-bound flights from 10 airports, most of them in the Middle East.
Norwegian Adds Four More Long-Haul Routes
Air Transport World - Jul 07, 2017 10:20 AM (ET)
Long-haul, low-cost carrier (LCC) Norwegian is to add two more US links from London Gatwick and a further two from Paris Charles de Gaulle, as the airline continues its controversial long-haul expansion.
FedEx Express, Boeing Collaborate on Next ecoDemonstrator Tests
Air Transport World - Jul 07, 2017 10:19 AM (ET)
FedEx Express will provide a Boeing 777 freighter as the next test platform for Boeing’s ongoing ecoDemonstrator program, set for 2018.
El Al Israel Airlines to Acquire Israir
Air Transport World - Jul 07, 2017 10:18 AM (ET)
Israeli flag carrier El Al is to take control of fellow Israeli airline Israir.
British Airways Cabin Crew Announce Another Two-Week Strike
Air Transport World - Jul 07, 2017 10:17 AM (ET)
The long-running dispute between British Airways (BA) and the airline’s London Heathrow-based “mixed fleet” cabin crew shows no sign of being resolved, with the July 6 announcement of a further two weeks of strike action.
2017 SITA/ATW IT Passenger Trends Survey
Air Transport World - Jul 07, 2017 10:16 AM (ET)
Today, almost every passenger is using a smart device as an essential travel tool and this is dictating the services they expect from airlines and airports. The good news is that when technology is used by passengers the investment pays off as their satisfaction levels rise.
SAS Confirms Heathrow Base Details
Air Transport World - Jul 07, 2017 10:15 AM (ET)
Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has confirmed that London Heathrow Airport will be the first base outside Scandinavia to be used by its new, Ireland-based operating unit.
US Laptop Ban Lifted for Qatar & Turkish
Air Transport World - Jul 07, 2017 10:14 AM (ET)
Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines announced Thursday that passengers can once more carry onboard their laptops after US authorities approved new security arrangements at Doha’s Hamad International Airport and Istanbul’s Ataturk International Airport.
Germania to Base A321 at Nuremberg Airport
Air Transport World - Jul 07, 2017 10:13 AM (ET)
Berlin-based Germania plans to base a third aircraft—an Airbus A321—at Nuremberg Airport from July 30, increasing the number of weekly departures from 30 to 45.
Austrian Airlines Confirms Tokyo, Cape Town Comeback
Air Transport World - Jul 07, 2017 10:12 AM (ET)
Lufthansa Group subsidiary Austrian Airlines has confirmed it will relaunch flights to Tokyo, Japan, and Cape Town, South Africa in 2018.