EU: Most Iran Air jets banned from Europe

USA Today  2010-07-06 14:10:32

The EU on Tuesday banned most of Iran Air's jets from flying to Europe because of safety concerns, emphasizing that the move was not related ...

Iranian planes 'not denied fuel'

BBC News  2010-07-06 07:25:52

Iran's foreign ministry denies claims the country's planes are being prevented from refuelling at some airports abroad.

Google signs agreement to acquire ITA, but its planned direction remains unclear

Air Transport World  2010-07-06 00:16:44

News from Travel Technology Update:  Google Inc. signed a definitive agreement to acquire ITA Software Inc., the company that revolutionized air fare shopping, for $700 million in cash. The deal requires ...

Less than 10% of fliers are logging onto Wi-Fi in the air

USA Today  2010-07-05 22:48:45

Wi-Fi connections in the air may not be the magical service capability that some in the travel world had hoped.

10:10 honour roll

guardian.co.uk  2010-07-05 22:30:43

We name the organisations who are doing their bit to cut carbon emissions ... and explain how they're doing itLondon Underground is cutting the emissions of 10 stations by turning off escalators during ...

Indians protest fuel rises

The New Zealand Herald  2010-07-05 17:10:00

Many flights were cancelled and trucks stayed off the roads in India yesterday in response to a day-long strike called by opposition parties to protest against fuel price hikes they say will add to double-digit ...

Union cancels BT strike ballot

guardian.co.uk  2010-07-05 16:52:52

The CWU was warned by its lawyers that 'technical breaches' meant BT would probably have overturned the result in the courtsA ballot that could have brought more than half of BT's staff out on strike has ...

First-class whinger Warne spins out

The New Zealand Herald  2010-07-05 16:00:00

Former Australian test cricketer Shane Warne was sent into a spin during a British Airways flight from London to the United States, vowing never again to fly with the airline.In his own inimitable version ...

Renewed investor appetite could relaunch Mayor Daley's plan for Midway privatization

Chicago Business  2010-07-05 13:00:00

Investors and airlines are ready to take another shot at privatizing Midway Airport. Now it's up to Mayor Richard M. Daley.The mayor's first attempt to privatize the Southwest Side airport unraveled in ...

Thai bomb suspects returned

The Straits Times  2010-07-05 10:48:00

PHNOM PENH - CAMBODIA on Monday deported two suspected members of the anti-government 'Red Shirt' movement to Thailand, where they are accused of involvement in an attempted bomb attack in Bangkok last ...

Qantas, AirAsia May Make Low-Cost Long-Haul a Force

Bloomberg Businessweek  2010-07-05 04:27:00

Qantas Airways Ltd. and AirAsia Bhd. are challenging Singapore Airlines Ltd. and other full-service carriers with a low-fare, long-haul business model that has previously failed.

No x-rays for transtasman flights

The New Zealand Herald  2010-07-04 21:25:33

Passengers flying from Australia to New Zealand will be able to skip biosecurity baggage x-rays upon landing from next year when the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MAF) rolls out a system for reviewing ...

Qantas, AirAsia May Make Low-Cost Long-Haul a Force in Asia

Bloomberg Businessweek  2010-07-04 21:21:11

Qantas Airways Ltd. and AirAsia Bhd. are challenging Singapore Airlines Ltd. and other full-service carriers with a low-fare, long-haul business model that has previously failed.

Other news

Air Transport World  2010-07-04 16:52:08

Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Dublin Airport Authority Vancouver Airport Services Airport Coordination Ltd. SAS AirBaltic and TAV Airports Holding

JAL outlines late-night international flight schedule at Tokyo Haneda

Air Transport World  2010-07-04 16:35:16

JAL outlines late-night international flight schedule at Tokyo Haneda

EC lays groundwork for body-scanner deployment at EU airports

Air Transport World  2010-07-04 16:33:46

The European Commission last month issued a report on the use of so-called body scanners that could lead to creation of a legal framework for introduction of the machines at airports on an EU-wide basis.

Airports look to play key role in making aviation more eco-friendly

Air Transport World  2010-07-04 16:32:18

Airports Council International-North America Executive VP-Policy and External Affairs Deborah McElroy told ATW's Eco-Aviation Conference in Washington last month that airports are driven to be environmentally ...

New UK government emphasizes airport development 'restraint'

Air Transport World  2010-07-04 16:30:46

The UK's new government, which already had announced it was dropping the previous government's plans for additional runways at London's three main airports, last month released more details ...

Dubai World Central-Al Maktoum International opens for cargo flights

Air Transport World  2010-07-04 16:29:01

Dubai Airports officially opened Dubai World Central-Al Maktoum International for cargo operations June 27 in Phase 1 of the airport's development. The emirate's new massive five-runway airport ...

Barcelona El Prat seeks to evolve into significant hub

Air Transport World  2010-07-04 16:26:55

Inspired by, and perhaps a bit envious of, its successful larger sibling Madrid Barajas, Barcelona El Prat is embracing a new strategy to develop into a "reference" hub with the support of a ...

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