Baggage Handling


Lufthansa and German Government to Support the Restructuring of airberlin

Air Berlin A330-200

As part of its ongoing restructuring airberlin has filed a provisional insolvency proceeding in self-administration at the local court of Berlin-Charlottenburg today (August 15). This … More ››

Nadeem Muhammad Guilty of Ryanair Pipe Bomb Attempt

B737 Ryanair

A 43-year old man has been found guilty of possessing explosives with intent to endanger life or property. Prosecutors at Manchester Crown Court, UK, said … More ››

Passenger Numbers up 20% at Vagar Airport / Faroe Islands

Vága Floghavn juli 2017

Vagar Airport on the Faroe Islands (IATA: FAE) says it has experienced an unprecedented growth so far in 2017. In July, 51,765 passengers used Vagar … More ››

LAX Contracts for Worldwide Flight Services

Worldwide Flight Services

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has been awarded three new ground handling contracts at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). China Southern selected WFS to provide ramp … More ››

Self-service Bag-drop for Bristol

Self Service Bag Drop

A trial of self-service bag drop technology commenced at Bristol Airport (BRS) on Wednesday 12 July 2017, saving time for passengers flying with easyJet. The … More ››

Masterplan Unveiled for new Costa Rican International Airport

New Costa Rica airport

Mott MacDonald has delivered the masterplan for a new US$3.5 billion international airport in Alajuela, Orotina, Costa Rica to the Centro American Corporation of Air … More ››

Four Airlines Removed From ‘Laptop Ban’

The US authorities have lifted the ban on electrical items being carried in the cabin of US-bound flights  operated by Etihad, Emirates, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines.  (Photo: Airbus)

The US authorities have removed four airlines from its ‘Laptop ban’ list. Back in March, the US banned all electronic items larger than a smart … More ››

Munich’s Half-year Passenger Total Tops 20 million for the First Time

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Over the first six months of 2017, Munich Airport posted the best half-yearly figures in its history: with the 21 million passengers handled during that … More ››

US Requires Enhanced Screening to Replace ‘Laptop Ban’

Boeing 747

On June 28 the US Homeland Security Secretary, John Kelly, announced heightened security measures for foreign flights arriving in the United States. The US authorities … More ››

Fraport Announces Operational Readiness Project for Bahrain Airport

Bahrain future terminal project

Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide has announced a multi-year project to provide Operational Readiness and Airport Transfer (ORAT) consulting services for the new passenger … More ››