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IATA reports strong passenger traffic growth

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for November 2016 showing the strongest demand...

Highland airport operator reports 10 per cent growth

Scottish regional airport operator Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd (HIAL) has reported a 10 per cent increase in...

Airport expansion: better news on both sides of the Atlantic?

By Gary Mason, Editor, Airport Focus So Heathrow is to get its third runway after all some four...

Liege gains from Brussels Airport terrorism disruption

Liege Airport has strengthened its position as Belgium’s leading cargo airport with 660,604 tonnes of freight compared with...

LJLA claims surge in passenger numbers

A busier than expected December for Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) helped take total passenger figures for 2016...

Norwegian announces Edinburgh expansion

Low-cost airline Norwegian has announced it will be creating more than 130 crew and pilot jobs in Scotland...

Heathrow cuts domestic passenger charges

The new domestic charge of £19.10/passenger is over a third cheaper than 2016 according to the airport. Heathrow...

Terrorist threat impacts on European flights, research shows

The Chinese are returning to Europe to celebrate their New Year – the Year of the Rooster –...

Prestwick could become logistics hub for Heathrow runway

Heathrow will work with the Scottish Government to investigate Glasgow Prestwick Airport as a potential site for a...

IATA backs moves to change UK air space

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has backed a campaign by air traffic control company NATS to make...