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Halifax Stanfield Begins Airfield Restoration Programme

Halifax Airfield Restoration Project

A runway project is set to begin next week at Halifax Stanfield International Airport (IATA: YHZ), part of a ten-Year airfield restoration programme. This is … More ››

British Airways back at Birmingham


  When flight BA7025 took off from Birmingham Airport for Florence, Italy, on May 20 it marked a significant return to regional flying for British … More ››

Reykjavik Airport Experiences Huge Overnight Snowfall

The snowfall was so deep at Reykjavik Airport that its runways simply ‘disappeared’.  Here, Runway 31 is completely obscured by the deep blanket of snow. (Reykjavik Airport)

The city of Reykjavik, Iceland, experienced an exceptionally heavy snowfall during the night of February 25/26. The city‘s international airport, Keflavik (IATA: KEF), had ‘only’ … More ››

Proposed New York Airport Improvements

The landing end of JFK’s Runway 4L, looking out to sea.  (Spartan7W)

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) has unveiled a new Proposed Capital Plan outlining several major investments for its aviation infrastructure. … More ››

FlyBe Passengers Dig Deep for Cancer Research

Photo: (Theo Moye)

The European regional airline, Flybe, has begun a month-long collection on board all flights to raise vital research funds in aid of its charity partner, … More ››

Ground Broken on New Istanbul ATC Tower

IST ATC groundbreaking

On October 27, Ahmet Arslan, Minister of Transport, Maritime and Communication, inaugurated the ground-breaking ceremony of Istanbul New Airport’s Air Traffic Control Tower. The tower, … More ››

UK Government to Make Runway Recommendation Next Week

Heathrow Departures (HAL)

On October 25, after years of delays, the British Government will announce whether it favours expanding runway capacity at either Heathrow or Gatwick airport. However, … More ››

Planned Runway Maintenance Announced for Phoenix Sky Harbor

Phoenix Sky Harbor

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, USA, (IATA: PHX) will close its north runway (Runway 8/26) from Thursday October 6 to Sunday November 6 for several … More ››

Heathrow Commits to Becoming World’s First Dementia Friendly Airport


London’s Heathrow Airport has announced its commitment to becoming the world’s first dementia friendly airport. Heathrow is working with the Alzheimer’s Society to change global … More ››

Green Light for London City Airport Expansion

The British Government has given the go-ahead for a £344 million expansion plan for London City Airport.

The British Government has given the go-ahead for a £344million expansion plan for London City Airport (IATA: LCY). The announcement was made on July 27 … More ››