Airport News

LaGuardia Terminal Reopens After Evacuation

September 23, 2016

New York’s LaGuardia Airport Terminal B has reopened after an abandoned vehicle was cleared.


Greece Approves Old Athens Airport Redevelopment

September 22, 2016

Greece Approves Old Athens Airport Redevelopment

Greece has approved the lease of disused Athens Hellenikon airport to a consortium led by Lamda Development.


Saudia Manila Hijack Alert A False Alarm

September 20, 2016

Saudia Manila Hijack Alert A False Alarm

A Saudi Arabian Airlines flight to the Philippines was surrounded by police at Manila Airport after the pilots sent an alert that it was “under threat”.


Global Passenger Numbers Up 6.4 Pct In 2015

September 9, 2016

Global Passenger Numbers Up 6.4 Pct In 2015

World airport passenger traffic increased by 6.4 percent in 2015, the strongest growth rate since 2010, ACI said in its annual report.


London City Runway Cleared, Flights Resume

September 6, 2016

London City Runway Cleared, Flights Resume

The runway at London City Airport has been cleared after protesters locked themselves together and caused the cancellation of over a hundred flights.



Protest Halts London City Airport Flights

September 6, 2016

Protest Halts London City Airport Flights

Flights at London City airport were disrupted on Tuesday morning as protesters swam across the dock and accessed the runway.


Dubai Continues Strong Passenger Traffic Growth

September 5, 2016

Dubai Continues Strong Passenger Traffic Growth

Passenger numbers at Dubai International Airport rose to a record high in July, with strong growth from Eastern Europe and Asia.


Gatwick Runway Reopens After Safety Inspection

September 5, 2016

Gatwick Runway Reopens After Safety Inspection

Flight operations returned to normal on Monday at London Gatwick after the airport’s main runway was closed on Sunday evening.


LAX Terminal Evacuated In Security Scare

September 5, 2016

LAX Terminal Evacuated In Security Scare

A routine traffic stop outside Terminal 3 at Los Angeles Airport led to a terminal evacuation and delays to 18 flights on Sunday.


Frankfurt Flights Restart After Terminal Evacuation

August 31, 2016

Frankfurt Flights Restart After Terminal Evacuation

Flights were halted at Frankfurt airport on Wednesday morning after a security breach was caused by a woman who bypassed a security check.