Monthly Archives: December 2023

Ogdensburg International Airport Modernization Project Underway

Governor Kathy Hochul announced in December that work is underway on a project to transform the Ogdensburg International Airport into a regional transportation hub that will attract new travelers to the area and fuel economic growth throughout the North Country. The project, which was awarded $18 million from the Governor’s $230 million Upstate Airport Economic […]

ACI World and Cirium partner on landmark data collaboration to strengthen world’s leading Airport Service Quality program

Partnership solidifies ACI World’s commitment to accuracy and reliability of customer experience data Airports Council International (ACI) World and Cirium, a global leader in aviation data analytics, begin a landmark collaboration to strengthen the Airport Service Quality (ASQ) program—the world’s leading airport customer experience measurement and benchmarking program. The ASQ program’s methodology is renowned for […]

TrayFleet 360: Everything under control with predictive maintenance

Individual carrier systems ensure fast and efficient baggage handling at airports worldwide. In the most modern hubs, thousands of trays transport luggage through kilometers-long systems. To achieve maximum availability and reliable operations, the baggage handling system (BHS) must be optimally maintained. It takes up to 30 minutes to conduct a standard manual tray inspection – […]

China Cargo Expands its Partnership with WFS in North America for Launch of Miami Freighter Services in Q1 2024

China Cargo Airlines is extending its relationship with Worldwide Flight Services (WFS), a member of the SATS Group, in North America with a new handling contract to mark the start of the first services by a Chinese airline to Miami. The airline will launch three Boeing 777 freighter flights a week to Miami in January […]

Silk Way West Airlines expands its fleet and cargo capacity

Silk Way West Airlines, the leading cargo airline in the Caspian and Central Asian region, announces the expansion of its fleet with the addition of two Boeing 777 freighters. This investment comes in response to the increasing demand for air cargo services, and underscores the airline’s commitment to providing efficient and reliable transportation solutions around […]

One Air Welcomes a Second Freighter to its Boeing 747-400 Fleet

British all-cargo airline One Air has taken delivery of its second Boeing 747-400 freighter. One Air commenced flight operations in July after receiving its Air Operators Certificate from the UK Civil Aviation Authority. The additional B747-400BDSF will support its current flying programme offering full charter services connecting Hong Kong and London Heathrow. The latest addition […]

Lithuanian Airports to Expand Electric Vehicle Charging on Aprons with Dozens of New Stations Planned

Lithuanian Airports has entered a EUR 38,000 (excluding VAT) contract with Stuart Energy to design electric charging stations at aprons of Vilnius, Kaunas, and Palanga airports. Stuart Energy, the winner of the public tender, will strategically plan the development stages of charging technology. The project’s goal is to ensure the future usability of these stations […]

IATA Expanding Operational Data Analytics Capabilities

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that insights from enhancing the analytical capabilities of the IATA Global Aviation Data Management (GADM) program are powering informed decisions to improve safety, operational efficiency and sustainability. The new capabilities take advantage of advancements in big data, machine learning and artificial intelligence. GADM’s data comes from several sources, including […]

ACI World supports cleaner energy sources for aviation at Global Sustainable Aviation Forum

ACI World advocates for regulatory frameworks that facilitate airports’ transition to cleaner energy sources Airports Council International (ACI) World today reiterates its support for cleaner energy sources at the Global Sustainable Aviation Forum, a critical side-event of COP28, organized by the Air Transport Action Group (ATAG) that reunites key speakers across the aviation sector. ACI […]

Four VINCI Airports are within the first airports in the world to obtain Airport Carbon Accreditation Level 5

Toulon Hyères airport in France, Beja, Madeira and Ponta Delgada airports in Portugal, received Level 5 accreditation assigned by ACI, Airports Council International. Level 5 certifies an airport that has reached a net zero balance on its direct emissions. This certification significantly accelerates the entire airport ecosystem to embark on the path to decarbonisation. On […]