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Rocket Ignites Blaze Near Tripoli Airport

July 28, 2014

A rocket hit a fuel storage tank in a chaotic battle for Tripoli airport that has all but closed off international flights to Libya, leaving fire-fighters struggling to extinguish a giant conflagration.
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Ontario Teachers Likely To Buy Rest Of Bristol Airport

July 28, 2014

Canada's Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan is likely to buy the rest of the UK's Bristol Airport in a deal worth up to GBP£250 million (USD$424.6 million), a source closely monitoring the situation said on Monday.
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Japan To Invite Bids For Kansai Operating Rights

July 25, 2014

Japan in October will invite bids for the operating rights for New Kansai Airport, an official said on Friday, in a deal expected to be among the biggest in Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's drive to draw private funds into public infrastructure.
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Dubai Airport June Traffic Cut By Runway Work

July 24, 2014

Passenger traffic through Dubai's main airport dropped 8.5 percent in June from a year earlier to 5.07 million people, as construction temporarily reduced its capacity, operator Dubai Airports said on Thursday.
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Dubai Airport June Traffic Cut By Runway Work

EU Tells Ryanair To Pay Back French Airport Aid

July 23, 2014

European Union state aid regulators have ordered Ryanair to pay back to France about EUR€10 million (USD$13.47 million) in illegal state aid received for operating at three small regional airports.
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EU Tells Ryanair To Pay Back French Airport Aid

EU Refers Italy To Court Over Milan Airport Aid

July 23, 2014

The European Commission has referred Italy to the European Court of Justice for failing to recover state aid in a case involving Milan airport operator SEA and its ground handling unit.
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EU Refers Italy To Court Over Milan Airport Aid

Airports In East China Face Delays Due To Military Exercises

July 23, 2014

Flights to and from Shanghai and 11 other airports in east China are facing major delays until mid-August due to military exercises, according to an official micro blog.
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AENA Appoints Banks For Share Sale

July 22, 2014

Spain's state-owned AENA has appointed banks Santander, BBVA, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley to run a process in which just under half the company will be sold.
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AENA Appoints Banks For Share Sale

Afghanistan Concerned About Airspace Safety

July 22, 2014

As flying over conflict zones comes under scrutiny following the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in Ukraine, Afghanistan, one of the world's most dangerous places, is worried airlines might once again opt to avoid its airspace.
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Asur Posts Lower Second Quarter Profit

July 21, 2014

Mexican airport operator Asur, which operates Cancun airport and eight others in southern Mexico, said on Monday its second-quarter profit fell 15.24 percent, hit by higher taxes.
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Four Dead In Tripoli Airport Fighting

July 20, 2014

Heavy fighting erupted on Sunday around Tripoli Airport, where rival militias have been battling for control, killing at least four people and forcing thousands from their homes, local residents and witnesses said.
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Libyan Militia Says Ceasefire Reached To End Airport Battle

July 17, 2014

A Libyan militia battling a rival armed group over control of Tripoli airport is ready for a peaceful solution after five days of heavy fighting, a spokesman said.
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Militants Killed After Attack On Kabul Airport

July 17, 2014

Militants armed with rocket-propelled grenades attacked Kabul Airport in the Afghan capital on Thursday in one of the most audacious assaults on the facility, used by both civilians and the military.
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Tripoli Airport Shelling Damaged 20 Aircraft

July 16, 2014

Twenty aircraft were damaged by shelling at Tripoli airport in the worst fighting in Libya's capital in months as rival militia battled for control.
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MAG Upbeat On Airport Growth Prospects

July 15, 2014

Manchester Airports Group said it is confident of delivering strong growth in 2014-15 as increased passenger numbers and cost controls helped lift full-year earnings by 2.8 percent.
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MAG Upbeat On Airport Growth Prospects
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