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Domodedovo Airport opens new rail terminal

The facility includes two railway platforms alongside a pedestrian gallery

ABM appoints new airport lead for Gatwick and London City

Martin Draper plans to support the hubs with growth and sustainability as the aviation sector begins its recovery from the pandemic

Scoot lands at BER

The airline is set to begin services to Singapore in August, with plans to introduce nonstop flights in the near future

UK aviation industry releases joint statement on face masks

Travelers are expected to wear them despite the easing of COVID-19 restrictions in England

BA launches bag-drop service at Heathrow train platforms

The innovative baggage solution will simplify the passenger experience whilst reducing queues inside Terminal 5

HIAL air traffic controllers set to strike over centralisation plans

The movement has been set up to oppose the company’s programme to centralise services in Inverness

Fraport implements new digital airport suite at Frankfurt

Working in collaboration with Omnevo, the operator hopes to develop the digitalisation of products and services at the hub in the future

Scottish Airports urge government to match English travel rules

The industry wants a “fair and consistent” four-nations approach to the safe reopening of aviation across the UK

Flughafen Wien Group announces recovery in passenger volume

The company, which owns and operates Vienna, Malta and Kosice airports, handled 926,278 travelers last month

Manchester Airport opens hospitality facilities at new terminal

Two food sites have begun operating, with three more set to begin in the coming weeks

Doncaster Sheffield reveals summer 2022 plans

The airport is set to incorporate an additional two routes to next year’s schedule, with hopes to exceed 1.7 million passengers

Cork Airport begins runway reconstruction project

The Republic of Ireland government has granted the hub €10m to carry out the works, which are set to be completed by November

Xsight Systems launches AI runway condition monitor solution

The solution uses sensors to provide 24/7 monitoring of the runway surface and collects real time data

SITA and Safety Line to support sustainable aviation

The companies hope to deploy data analytics at airports to reduce CO2 emissions and cut fuel costs

Munich Airport hopeful for recovery amid 1m July passenger prediction

Passenger numbers at the German hub have been increasing since January, with hopes that this month’s figures will exceed one million

Manchester to open new terminal extension this week

The project is the centrepiece of the facilities’ £1bn transformation programme

EasyJet inaugurates Belfast-Gatwick route

The airline’s twice daily service took off today, giving passengers more opportunities to connect with the British capital

Russia scraps ban on tourist flights to Egypt

The ban was implemented after a Russian airliner crashed over the Sinai Peninsula in 2015

Training aircraft crashes in Lebanon

Initial reports suggest the pilot and two passengers were killed in the accident

SFO to launch free Covid testing programme

The pilot scheme will become the first in the US to offer free Covid tests

May travel figures showing signs of recovery, says IATA

Although still well below pre-pandemic figures, passenger traffic is improving for international and domestic travel

MAG reports £374m loss during pandemic

The results have been published ahead of the group’s court appearance tomorrow, where it intends to challenge the government on its traffic light system

New look for shopping and dining at Schiphol

The airport says its new approach will allow it to offer passengers a distinctive Dutch experience

Belgrade Airport marks milestones in extension and modernisation plan

The facility also won its first ever Service Quality Award from Airports Council International

Sector responds to scrapping of quarantine for doubled jabbed travellers

Those travelling from ‘amber list’ countries with both vaccines no longer have to isolate, however testing will still be required

Istanbul first to receive ACI reaccreditation for health measures

The scheme assesses airports on their operations in line with ICAO guidelines

Air Canada resumes flights to key destinations

The airline is set to restart services between Calgary and Frankfurt from August 1

Heathrow installs new fencing to increase security

The system is set to enhance protection against any potential vehicle-borne attacks

BA, Virgin and Heathrow launch digital vaccine verification trials

The new scheme could remove the need to quarantine for double jabbed passengers entering the UK from ‘amber list’ countries

Swedavia records highest traffic figures since March 2020

The company experienced severe losses across all ten of its airports, however signs of recovery are beginning to show