• Atkins gains Heathrow contract extension

    SNC-Lavalin Group company Atkins is continuing to support the GBP1.1 billion (USD1.3 billion) Asset Replacement Programme at Heathrow, after receiving a contract renewal from the airport operator. “The extension will see SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business advising on the replacement and

  • Avinor has IDeaS to grow car parking business at Oslo

    Airport operator Avinor is working with IDeaS Revenue Solutions to increase car parking income from Oslo Gardermoen. There are 11 car parks at the Norwegian hub, with a total of more than 20,000 parking spaces. According to IDeaS, a new business strategy includes automated and dynamic pricing for

  • PFAS lawsuits take off in US

    Legal action is being taken over alleged contamination of municipal water supplies in US cities with perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) – collectively known as per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). PFAS contamination is typically localised and associated

  • Latest Menzies acquisition triggers competition concerns

    The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has told Menzies Aviation that it will face an in-depth probe unless it can address competition concerns following its purchase of Airline Services Limited. The acquisition was completed in April 2018, adding four new airport locations to the Menzies

  • Sheltair builds at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport

    Sheltair Aviation will build, lease, and manage a new 20-acre Northside Hangar Complex at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, with fixed-base operator (FBO) services offered by Banyan Air Service. The facility will include a 180,000 sq ft hangar complex consisting of eight large cabin-class-sized

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  • On your marks: nominations open for Jane’s ATC Awards 2019

    Key Points Send in your nomination by 10 December 2018 Winners will be announced on 12 March 2019 during World ATM Congress in Madrid Jane’s is proud to announce that it will again hold its industry-leading ATC Awards ceremony on the first day of World ATM Congress in 2019. Held annually
  • Textron launches TUG Alpha 4

    Textron Ground Support Equipment (GSE) has added another conventional pushback tractor to its product range. The TUG Alpha 4 is the first in a new series of pushback vehicles. It is suitable for moving aircraft up to the A340 and B-747, with a maximum gross vehicle weight of 120,000 lb (54,430 kg)



    PIS/LFBI AIRFIELD REF PT.: N46 35.15 E000 18.24 ELEVATION : 423' 129m CFR : 5 MAX RWY LENGTH : 7,710' 2,350 m General Information SURFACE : Rwy 03/21, 7,710' 2,350 m, width 148' 45 m, asphalt, PCN 44 F/C/W/T. ADDITIONAL RUNWAYS : Rwy 03R/21L, 2,297' 700 m, width 148' 60 m, grass, Rwy 03L/21R,


    HOR/LPHR AIRFIELD REF PT.: N38 31.19 W028 42.95 ELEVATION : 118' 36m CFR : 6 MAX RWY LENGTH : 5,233' 1,595m General Information SURFACE : Rwy 10/28, 5,233' 1,595 m, width 148' 45 m, asphalt. ADDITIONAL RUNWAYS : None. RUNWAY LIGHTING : Rwy 10: LIRL, REIL, ALSF-2, PAPI.Rwy 28: LIRL, REIL, ALSF-2,

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    PIX/LPPI AIRFIELD REF PT.: N38 33.16 W028 26.29 ELEVATION : 109' 33m CFR : 0 MAX RWY LENGTH : 5,725' 1,745m General Information SURFACE : Rwy 09/27 Twy, 5,725' 1,745 m, width 148' 45 m, asphalt, PCN 80 F/B/W/T. ADDITIONAL RUNWAYS : None. RUNWAY LIGHTING : Rwy 09: LIRL, PAPI.Rwy 27: LIRL, ALSF-2,


    SMA/LPAZ AIRFIELD REF PT.: N36 58.28 W025 10.24 ELEVATION : 308' 94m CFR : 7 MAX RWY LENGTH : 10,000' 3,048m General Information SURFACE : Rwy 18/36, 10,000' 3,048 m, width 197' 60 m, concrete. ADDITIONAL RUNWAYS : Rwy 15/33, 6,004' 1,830 m; Rwy 04/22, 4,345' 1,324 m; both asphalt; both closed.