Airport News

FlyBe Plane Evacuated After Landing Gear Collapse

February 23, 2017

FlyBe Plane Evacuated After Landing Gear Collapse

A Flybe plane with 59 passengers onboard suffered a landing gear collapse at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport on Thursday and veered off the runway.


Kenya-US Flights Closer After Security Clearance

February 23, 2017

Kenya-US Flights Closer After Security Clearance

The launch of direct flights between Kenya and the US is one step closer after Nairobi’s main airport received approval from the FAA for Category One status.


Flights Disrupted As Berlin Ground Staff Strike

February 16, 2017

Flights Disrupted As Berlin Ground Staff Strike

A walk out by ground staff at Berlin’s Tegel and Schönefeld airports caused the cancellation of over 200 flights on Thursday.


Serbia Invites Bids For Belgrade Airport Concession

February 13, 2017

Serbia Invites Bids For Belgrade Airport Concession

The Serbian government has opened the bidding process for a 25-year concession to operate Belgrade's Nikola Tesla Airport.


Hamburg Airport Evacuated After ‘Breathing Difficulties’

February 12, 2017

Hamburg Airport Evacuated After ‘Breathing Difficulties’

Hamburg Airport passenger terminals were evacuated briefly on Sunday after passengers complained of nausea at the central security checkpoint.



Emirates, Delta Spar Over Spare Part

February 9, 2017

Emirates, Delta Spar Over Spare Part

An Emirates flight from Seattle to Dubai was delayed for over six hours after it was unable to use a spare part made available by Delta Air Lines.


Pakistani Airliner Diverted Because Of Disruptive Passenger

February 7, 2017

Pakistani Airliner Diverted Because Of Disruptive Passenger

A Pakistani airliner landed at London’s Stansted Airport on Tuesday after it was diverted from Heathrow and escorted in by RAF fighter jets.


Netherlands Ends US Pre-Clearance Talks

January 31, 2017

Netherlands Ends US Pre-Clearance Talks

The Dutch government has ended talks with the United States over passenger pre-clearance at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport.


Dubai Still Number One For International Passengers

January 24, 2017

Dubai Still Number One For International Passengers

Dubai International Airport has retained its number one spot for international passenger numbers after announcing strong December figures.


Airlines Say Emirates' Athens-Newark Flight Violates Agreement

January 23, 2017

Airlines Say Emirates' Athens-Newark Flight Violates Agreement

Emirates on Monday announced a Dubai to Newark Liberty route via Athens, prompting a furious reaction from US airlines.