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Four Dead, Five Injured In Kansas Airport Crash

October 30, 2014

Four people were killed, including the pilot, and five injured when a small plane crashed into a building at Mid-Continent Airport in Kansas, setting off an explosion and a huge ball of fire.
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Spain Postpones Aena IPO

October 30, 2014

The Spanish government has postponed the IPO of airport operator Aena until the first months of 2015, two people with knowledge of the matter said.
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Spain Postpones Aena IPO

Heathrow Raises 2014 Passenger Traffic Outlook

October 29, 2014

Heathrow Airport has raised its outlook for 2014 passenger numbers and said it wasn't seeing any impact on travel from the Ebola crisis in west Africa.
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Heathrow Raises 2014 Passenger Traffic Outlook

Myanmar Selects Consortium To Build New Airport

October 29, 2014

Myanmar has chosen a Japan-Singapore consortium to build its fourth international airport, a USD$1.5 billion project north of Yangon.
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Myanmar Selects Consortium To Build New Airport

Fighter Jets Intercept Plane Over England

October 29, 2014

Two British Royal Air Force Typhoon jets were scrambled on Wednesday to intercept a Latvian cargo aircraft over southern England and escort it in to land at London's Stansted airport, but no security threat was found, officials said.
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Fire Breaks Out At Mexico City Airport Terminal

October 28, 2014

A fire broke out at Mexico City airport's Terminal 2 building on Monday, but the blaze was controlled without serious damage, an airport spokeswoman said.
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Fire Breaks Out At Mexico City Airport Terminal

Malaysia Airports Could Sell Sabiha Gökçen Stake

October 27, 2014

Malaysia Airports may sell a minority stake in Istanbul's Sabiha Gökçen airport after taking full ownership of the business, expected in coming months.
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Malaysia Airports Could Sell Sabiha Gökçen Stake

Dubai Airport Passenger Traffic Up 9.9 Percent

October 27, 2014

Passenger traffic through Dubai's main airport grew 9.9 percent in September from a year earlier to 5.94 million people.
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Dubai Airport Passenger Traffic Up 9.9 Percent

Aena Listing Issues Resolved In 'Next Few Days'

October 27, 2014

Spain's economy minister Luis de Guindos said any issues over airport operator Aena's public listing will be resolved in the next few days, after a newspaper reported it could be delayed due to a potential change in the operator's auditor.
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Aena Listing Issues Resolved In 'Next Few Days'

US Doctor With Ebola Went Through Enhanced JFK Screening

October 24, 2014

The doctor who has been diagnosed with Ebola in New York City arrived at JFK airport on October 17 and went through the ramped-up screening for people arriving from the worst-hit West African countries.
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US Doctor With Ebola Went Through Enhanced JFK Screening

Oil Discovered Near London's Gatwick Airport

October 24, 2014

A consortium of oil explorers, including Solo Oil and Magellan Petroleum, estimates there are up to 20 million barrels of oil at a new oil field near London's Gatwick airport.
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Oil Discovered Near London's Gatwick Airport

Aena Delays Filing Of USD$10 Bln Share Listing

October 24, 2014

State-owned Spanish airport operator Aena has postponed the prospectus for its planned USD$10 billion stock market listing until next week, after the Madrid bourse regulator said it needed more information.
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Aena Delays Filing Of USD$10 Bln Share Listing

China Approves USD$24.5 Bln Airport, Rail Projects

October 22, 2014

China has approved construction of five airports and three rail projects worth CNY150 billion yuan (USD$24.5 billion), the latest move to speed up infrastructure projects to boost growth.
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China Approves USD$24.5 Bln Airport, Rail Projects

Asur Reports Higher Q3 Profit

October 22, 2014

Mexican airport operator Asur, which operates Cancun and eight other airports in southern Mexico, said its third-quarter profit rose 14 percent, as passenger traffic increased.
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Aena Rejects Renegotiation Of Madrid Duty Free Contracts

October 21, 2014

Spanish airport operator Aena said it will not renegotiate rental contracts with Italian retailer World Duty Free at Madrid's Barajas airport.
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Aena Rejects Renegotiation Of Madrid Duty Free Contracts