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UK Rejects 'Boris Island' Airport Plan

September 2, 2014

A plan to build a major new airport to the east of London was rejected by a government-appointed commission on Tuesday, dealing a blow to its high-profile backer, the city's mayor Boris Johnson.
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UK Rejects 'Boris Island' Airport Plan

Business Lobby Group Leans Towards Heathrow Expansion

September 2, 2014

A major UK business lobby group has thrown its weight behind Britain keeping a single hub airport, a position which would suggest expansion at London Heathrow.
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Business Lobby Group Leans Towards Heathrow Expansion

Philippines Foils Car-Bomb Plot At Manila Airport

September 1, 2014

The Philippines on Monday foiled a bid to plant car-bombs at Manila airport and a nearby shopping mall, authorities said.
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Philippines Foils Car-Bomb Plot At Manila Airport

Flight Systems Problem Disrupts Madrid Airport Traffic

August 31, 2014

A two-hour technical problem in the flight planning system at Madrid's Barajas airport caused delays and cancellations on Saturday, a busy weekend when many Spaniards and tourists were due to return from holiday.
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Dubai Airport Passenger Traffic Slips In July

August 31, 2014

Passenger traffic through Dubai's main airport dropped 2.9 percent from a year earlier to 5.16 million people in July, as construction work temporarily reduced its capacity.
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Dubai Airport Passenger Traffic Slips In July

More Than A Dozen Injured In O'Hare Bus Crash

August 29, 2014

A shuttle bus crash on Friday at O'Hare Airport injured at least 13 people, four of them seriously, Chicago fire officials said.
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Porter May Sell And Lease Back Toronto Terminal

August 29, 2014

Porter Aviation is considering selling and leasing back the passenger terminal it operates at Toronto's Billy Bishop City Airport.
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Porter May Sell And Lease Back Toronto Terminal

Serial Flight Stowaway Arrested In Arizona

August 26, 2014

A serial stowaway recently released from jail in California was arrested in Arizona on Tuesday on charges of criminal trespass for lingering at Phoenix Airport without a ticket, police said.
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Tripoli Airport Terminal Destroyed in Air Attack

August 24, 2014

Fire destroyed the terminal at Tripoli's main airport on Sunday, a day after it was seized by militia fighters, witnesses said.
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Norwegian Air To Set Up London Long-Haul Base

August 22, 2014

Norwegian Air Shuttle will establish a long-haul base at London's Gatwick airport and plans to move many pilots currently based in Bangkok to the UK base, it said on Friday.
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Norwegian Air To Set Up London Long-Haul Base

Philippines To Build Third Manila Runway

August 22, 2014

Philippine President Benigno Aquino has ordered the construction of a third runway at Manila's Ninoy Aquino airport to ease air traffic congestion in one of Southeast Asia's fastest growing economies.
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Hamas Threatens Further Attacks On Tel Aviv Airport

August 19, 2014

The armed wing of the Hamas Islamist militant group that dominates Gaza has threatened to aim more rocket fire at Israel's Ben-Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv and cautioned international airlines to avoid it.
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Hamas Threatens Further Attacks On Tel Aviv Airport

Hotel Shilla JV Preferred Bidder For Macau Duty Free

August 18, 2014

A joint venture that includes South Korea's Hotel Shilla was picked as the preferred bidder to operate a portion of the duty free stores at Macau Airport.
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Hotel Shilla JV Preferred Bidder For Macau Duty Free

Pakistan's Quetta Airport Hit By Bomb And Gun Attack

August 14, 2014

A man was killed and two policemen were wounded in an attack on Quetta airport in western Pakistan on Thursday night, officials said, but the attackers did not breach the perimeter.
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Kenya Air Claims Compensation For Airport Fire

August 13, 2014

Kenya Airways wants Kenya's High Court to compel Nairobi Airport to pay USD$3.8 million to the national carrier over a fire last year that forced it to cancel flights and led to revenue losses.
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Kenya Air Claims Compensation For Airport Fire