Winter Operations

Iced-up aircraft

Cutting the ice

Airports in the US face heavy fines if their winter operations strategies fail to deliver. Gary Mason reports...

Snow plough

Smarter ops

Gary Mason reports from the Smart Airports conference in Munich on a number of mobile data initiatives which...

Clariant to acquire Kilfrost European ops

Clariant has signed an agreement with Kilfrost to acquire Kilfrost’s aircraft de-icing business in Europe. The transaction is...

Warsaw Chopin Airport

Chopin airport gears up for winter

Warsaw Chopin Airport has invested in six vehicles designed for surface de-icing at the start of the new...

New snow blade for airport applications

New durable snow blades that are claimed to withstand repetitive use with minimal risk of damage to airport...

Vestergaard Elephant Beta de-icing simulator

De-icing training simulator launched in Munich

Vestergaard demonstrated its new de-icing training simulator at the inter airport event in Munich last week. The Elephant...

Japan Airlines orders new de-icers

Vestergaard Company has signed a contract for six new Elephant de-icers to Japan Airlines. The company says it...

Vestergaard Precise Positioning System for Elephant Beta De-Icers

Vestergaard showcases improved de-icing system

Live demonstrations of the upgraded version of Vestergaard’s Precise Positioning System for the Elephant Beta de-icers were shown...

Airport Runway Light Cleaner

Multipurpose vehicles at Inter Airport

The company will be exhibiting a number of new vehicles at the event. These include a runway light...

Rovaniemi Airport in Finland

Improvement to main airport serving Lapland

Rovaniemi Airport in Finland is in the middle of large-scale improvements. The security checkpoint will receive a facelift,...