Airport News

DFW Airport Runway To Close For Repair

May 23, 2018

DFW Airport Runway To Close For Repair

Dallas Fort Worth Airport will start a major repair to one of its runways from May 24 in a USD$135 million project that is expected to last until December.


Southwest Plane Collides With Service Truck

May 7, 2018

Southwest Plane Collides With Service Truck

The PR hits for Southwest Airlines continued over the weekend with one of the low cost carrier’s aircraft involved in a collision with a ground services truck.


Wizz Air Gets UK Operating License, Launches First Flight

May 3, 2018

Wizz Air Gets UK Operating License, Launches First Flight

Hungarian low cost carrier Wizz Air has received its British Air Operator’s Certificate and operating license from the UK’s Civil Aviation Authority, as it continues its preparation for the country’s exit from the European Union.


Southwest Flight Diverted After Cabin Window Cracks

May 2, 2018

Southwest Flight Diverted After Cabin Window Cracks

A Southwest Airlines flight to Newark was diverted to Cleveland on Wednesday because of a crack in one of the aircraft’s windows.


Power Failure Closes Amsterdam Airport

April 30, 2018

Power Failure Closes Amsterdam Airport

A power failure at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport closed the airport for a time early on Sunday morning, causing flight delays and cancellations.



Ryanair To Add Düsseldorf Base In Germany Expansion

April 26, 2018

Ryanair To Add Düsseldorf Base In Germany Expansion

Ryanair is continuing its push into the German market with the opening of a base at Düsseldorf Airport, its eleventh in the country.


Vinci Adds Twelve Airports To Portfolio

April 24, 2018

Vinci Adds Twelve Airports To Portfolio

French construction company Vinci has agreed to buy the airport concession and management portfolio of Airports Worldwide, comprising 12 airports in four countries.