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8 Dec 2006
A new terminal at Sofia airport will not be open in time for the Christmas rush.The news is a blow to tourism officials in Bulgaria after it appeared the new building would almost ...
6 Dec 2006
Passengers passing through Heathrow airport are being asked to take part in a trial of new biometric technology.Staff at the UK's busiest hub will be asking visitors to have their ...
30 Nov 2006
MSPs have approved a bill which provides for construction of a rail link to Glasgow airport from Glasgow Central Station.The route will cost £160 million to construct or, by...
The district council of Uttlesford, Essex, has rejected BAA's planning application to expand Stansted Airport's flight capacity on its existing single runway.The plans from the com...
27 Nov 2006
People enjoying a city break in Sofia will soon be able to benefit from the new terminal which has been built at Sofia Airport.The hub's chief executive officer has revealed that t...
23 Nov 2006
Airport officials in Manila were called into action when a woman tried to board a flight with 130 reptiles in her luggage.The woman, from the Philippines, was attempting to get on ...
31 Oct 2006
The prime minister of Pakistan, Azad Jammu, has announced plans for an international airport in Mirpur.It is hoped that by establishing an airport in the city, tourism will increas...
13 Oct 2006
Stansted Airport is improving security by launching a large-scale employment drive.Around 160 new security staff will be brought in to help the airport's current employees keep the...
Southampton Airport has been given a Gold Award in the Eastleigh Borough Council's Accessibility Awards.The airport was commended for its levels of customer service and accessibili...
14 Sep 2006
The international airline industry is currently examining new ways for passengers to check-in and board flights, including the use of mobile phone technology.As global passenger nu...