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Bag drop service reopens at Denver

The hub’s transit center resumes free bag drop service

New radome testing facility for GA Telesis

The MRO Services Group of integrated aviation services specialist GA Telesis has introduced a transmissivity test cell for repairing and overhauling aircraft radomes

Bluetail boosts funding for aircraft records management

US-based Bluetail has raised more than $2.1m in Series A investment, following a successful venture capital funding effort led by Brookstone Venture Capital

Porter Airlines opts for world’s lightest seats

Canada’s Porter Airlines has completed the modernisation of its De Havilland Dash 8-400 aircraft fleet with a series of updates.

First drone test flights for GOF 2.0 take off

Following eight months of intense preparation work, the first wave of GOF trials will start in Tartu, Estonia, during September

Ryanair reveals London winter schedule

The new connections come as the airline announced it reached a post-pandemic traffic high in August

IATA reports positive global cargo figures

Strong freight demand continues as numbers carry on rising compared to pre-pandemic levels

British Airways begins next phase of lounge reopening

First class facilities at Heathrow and JFK have begun operating today, with plans to introduce a new cocktail menu in the near future

Fraport USA launches new food ordering service

The platform was launched at two North American hubs last month, with more to be added in the near future

AGI opens new off-site facility at Newark

The new warehouse will boost the group’s handling capacity, reduce wait times, and help decongest traffic

Prague Airport to increase passenger checks

The new measures have been introduced as passenger traffic continues to rise

Airport Authority Hong Kong incentivises vaccination after employee mandate

The operator hopes the air ticket draw will provide a vaccination incentive for residents

WestJet to restart Glasgow-Halifax route

The airline plans to reintroduce the service in May next year, with the addition of new flights to Toronto from the Scottish base

Leonardo’s MAIR system moves into production

Leonardo has announced that its Multi Aperture InfraRed (MAIR) threat warning system has gone into series production, with manufacturing underway on an initial batch for installation on a number of platforms including the Italian Army’s AW169M-based Light Utility Helicopter

ENAIRE invests over 8 million euros to digitalise voice and data communications

ENAIRE will digitalise voice and data communications at the Balearic Air Traffic Control Centre

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