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TUI expands services from Bristol

The airline is expected to increase flights to holiday spots in Greece and Turkey, as well as restoring its previously popular Egypt route

Schiphol sees increased freight operations during first half of 2021

The surge comes as the airport strides towards a fresh strategy with a greater focus on cargo flights

BIAL partners with IBM for IT upgrade at Kempegowda International

Using a hybrid cloud solution, the technology firm plans to help automate technology processes and reduce costs at the airport

Belfast City begins digital transformation

The Northern Irish hub has completed the first phase in its new development, implementing voice search technology and a new customer service tool

IATA warns governments on high cost of testing for travellers

The organisation believes that restarting affordable travel is essential to supporting the 46 million jobs within the tourism industry that rely on aviation

Saab suggests T-7A Milestone C in late-2022

Saab has said the T-7A programme, which together with Boeing will deliver a new jet training aircraft to the US Air Force, could reach Milestone C in late-2022 ahead of moving to a more stable low-rate initial production in 2023

Thales to provide Rafale with new avionics

Thales has been awarded a contract to supply Scorpion helmet-mounted sight and display systems and digital multi-function displays for all the Dassault Aviation Rafale aircraft in service with the French Air and Space Force and the French Navy

SSP expands airport lounge portfolio in Malaysia

Two hubs in the region are set to be taken over by the company, working alongside MAHB

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Propelling the application of artificial intelligence in air traffic control

UKgovernment backed grant announced for new five-year strategic partnership to help propel application of artificial intelligence in air traffic control.

UK agrees deal for 13 Protector RPAS

The UK has agreed a £195m deal for a further 13 Protector remotely piloted aircraft systems, with a total of 16 now ordered from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems

Aviator extends ground handling agreement with FedEx

Both companies have been in a successful partnership for more than 20 years, providing services at hubs such as Malmo and Arlanda

London Southend to implement community noise forum

The new committee is set to discuss any concerns the local community may have to maintain trust and transparency

Malaysia Airports and partners to conduct vertiport feasibility study

The collaboration will form part of a five-year plan for airport regeneration at Subang Airport

Air Canada expands international schedule

The airline is taking advantage of easing restrictions across its network

JetBlue and American Airlines partnership sees winter schedule boost

The two carriers have partnered to provide mutual access for their customers across each airline’s route networks

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Our survey reveals industry views on post-pandemic airport recovery

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How technology is meeting the changing demands of airports

The evolution of the modern airport, and the way in which their operators conduct business, was well underway even before the global pandemic struck earlier in the year.

Are Airports the Next Smart Cities?

Airports globally are recognized as being similar to smart cities, as they focus on delivering improvements to operations, sustainability, experience and business vitality.

The Smart Path to Airport Safety and Security

The airports of today are vastly different than they were just a generation ago – and their technological evolution will continue to accelerate.

WANTED: Airspace guardian of the future…

As Egis celebrates 50 years in aviation, we publish a new discussion paper imagining the long-term future of aviation and what relevance air traffic management might have within it.

Prioritising safety in unmanned aircraft system traffic management

Drones are proliferating throughout the world’s airspace, making them impossible to ignore. As their numbers rise, the importance of finding a way for them to safely coexist with manned aircraft is growing increasingly urgent.

Learn More About Tower Solutions

As civilian air traffic continues to grow, airports must increase efficiency and manage more complex operations, while improving safety and compliance.

ATM-grade networks

Achieving safe, efficient, future-ready air traffic control Communications Frequentis was instrumental in introducing ATM-grade networks to the air traffic control industry, and continues to invest in taking them to the next level.

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