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Çelebi wins CEIV certification

Çelebi Aviation’s cargo and warehouse operation in Istanbul, Turkey, has gained IATA CEIV Pharma certification after completing a series of audits

Vision-Box inaugurates KL centre of excellence

Portuguese tech firm Vision-Box has launched a centre of excellence in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to act as a regional hub

Finavia first to adopt RunwaySense

Finavia has become the first airport operator to implement RunwaySense, Navblue’s collaborative web-based platform for runway condition reporting

TPA updates master plan

Tampa International Airport has launched its 2022 Master Plan Update, designed to support the next 20 years of growth at the airport

Menzies expands Aer Lingus Manchester contract

Menzies has extended its contract with Aer Lingus at Manchester Airport to provide passenger, ramp, cabin cleaning and de-icing services

Skyport wins Prague cargo contract

Czech ground handling specialist Skyport has won a contract to handle import and export cargo at Prague Airport for Ukrainian airline SkyUp

SFO upgrades police training space

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) has unveiled the new SFO Police Training Facility, a range and training centre

Airport design competition shortlist revealed

Fentress Architects has published the shortlist for its 2021 Fentress Global Challenge (FGC), which asked students to envision airport mobility in 2100

Bamboo Airways appoints APG to lead UK sales

Bamboo Airways has made APG its UK general sales agent as it prepares to launch a direct Vietnam to London/ Heathrow service

Menzies awards global contract to Rushlift GSE

Doosan Industrial Vehicles UK ground support equipment subsidiary Rushlift GSE has entered into a six-year contract with Menzies Aviation

Urban airport plans gather pace

Germany’s position as an early leader in the emerging area of urban airports has been confirmed thanks to two recent announcements

Lufthansa Cargo makes digital move

Lufthansa Cargo is partnering with IBS Software to digitise critical handling processes for special products and services

Gatwick and Veovo optimise passenger flow

London Gatwick Airport has chosen Veovo's Passenger Predictability solution to optimise security operations and improve passenger flow

Mindtree launches digital health passport

Tech firm Mindtree has unveiled it digital health passport, designed to improve the passenger experience amid changing travel regulations

Sharjah introduces new operational systems

Sharjah Airport Authority has begun implementing a series of new systems to improve operational efficiency and ensure the smooth flow of passengers

SITA offers digital solution for free

SITA is to make its Digital Travel Declaration solution available to governments free of charge to support the recovery of the travel industry

AGI opens JFK warehouse

Alliance Ground International (AGI) has expanded its operations at John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK) with a new cargo building

CPA designs new interlock system

Casper, Phillips & Associates (CPA) has designed a custom interlock system for two 10-ton capacity bridge cranes at a composite aircraft parts facility

Manchester first UK airport with direct SAF supply

Manchester is to become the first airport in the UK to have a direct feed of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF), thanks to a new partnership

Munich Airport makes new board appointments

Nathalie Leroy and Jan-Henrik Andersson have been named as the newest members of the management board at Munich Airport

Electric air taxis to head to Roman airports

Volocopter, infrastructures holding company Atlantia, and Aeroporti di Roma (ADR) are to bring electric air taxis to Rome

Aviation Climate Taskforce formed

A taskforce has been formed to accelerate breakthroughs in emerging technologies for the decarbonisation of aviation

SFO launches US-first noise insulation project

San Francisco International Airport has announced the start of work to replace residential noise insulation that has exceeded its useful lifespan

Javier Marín takes the helm at ACI Europe

Spanish airports operator Aena MD Javier Marín has been elected president of Airports Council International Europe

Menzies delivers electric turnarounds for Ryanair

Logistics specialist Menzies Aviation is now providing LCC Ryanair with fully electric turnarounds at Amsterdam Schiphol, Gothenburg-Landvetter and Oslo airports

WFS scores eco win with biodegradable stretch wrap

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has reduced the amount of plastic in landfills by the equivalent of 68 million plastic water bottles

Avia Solutions buys London Biggin Hill base

Avia Solutions Group has acquired Biggin Hill Hangar Company, the owner of Hangar 510, an FBO and MRO centre of operations at London Biggin Hill

WFS announces Brazil cargo contract win

Lufthansa Cargo has awarded Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) a three-year cargo handling contract at São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport

Bangalore cargo digitalisation takes next step

A new airport cargo community system has been adopted by 95% of stakeholders at Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru, the Indian hub's operator reports

Dutch aviation presents sustainable taxiing plans

The Dutch aviation sector has unveiled plans to cut fuel consumption during taxiing at Schiphol Airport