• Chicago expands ARFF training facility

    Simulation Live Fire Training Solutions Inc is to provide Chicago O’Hare with a large-frame aircraft simulator for fire training. Work begins in late 2017 on a three-part project to expand and improve the existing aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) training facilities at O’Hare, in

  • SATS smartens ramp operations

    Singapore Airport Terminal Services (SATS) is to use augmented reality (AR) glasses to improve its ramp-handling at Changi Airport. The glasses will provide handlers with critical real-time information such as loading instructions. They will be able to scan visual markers on baggage and cargo that

  • US airline orders Rheinmetall air-starters

    Rheinmetall is supplying its MSU 200 air-start units to an undisclosed major US-based carrier, under a contract worth less than EUR10 million (USD12 million). The MSU 200s will be installed at multiple airports. The gas turbine-powered air-starter uses highly compressed air to start military and

  • Finavia picks hosted BMS/BRS software supplier

    Finavia has awarded UK-based Luggage Logistics Ltd a contract to implement a baggage reconciliation system (BRS) and baggage management system (BMS) as a hosted software service for seven Finnish airports. The three-year contract, worth an undisclosed amount, expires in August 2020. The seven

  • Aena issues equipment maintenance tender for Menorca

    Aena Aeropuertos has issued a tender for maintenance support at Menorca Airport. The contract will cover maintenance of passenger boarding bridges and associated gate equipment as well as operation and maintenance of the hold baggage screening system in Menorca. The deadline for bids is 21

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  • Regional tensions hit Korean retail operator

    South Korea-based Lotte Duty Free, which has stores in six airports, is feeling the effects of the ongoing North Korean nuclear crisis and a row between China and South Korea over deployment of a US-supplied missile defence system. China has introduced restrictions on South Korean imports and
  • Nominations open for Jane’s ATC Awards 2018

    Jane’s invites readers to submit nominations for the next edition of our ATC Awards, held each year since 2001. At a time of increasing air traffic, it is more important than ever to highlight work to improve safety, capacity, efficiency, and environmental performance – so we are
  • App aims to reduce radiation false alarms in cargo

    Researchers from 20 countries have worked with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to develop a mobile app for cargo screening operations. The Tool for Radiation Alarm and Commodity Evaluation (TRACE) app aims to distinguish between alarms due to harmless amounts of naturally occurring



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