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Dutch Police Arrest British Terror Suspect at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport

Posted September 20, 2010 by BNO News

Dutch police on Sunday morning arrested a British terror suspect aboard a Uganda-bound passenger plane at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, prosecutors said.

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WTO Rules Boeing Received $5.3 Billion in Illegal Government Subsidies

Posted March 31, 2011 by BNO News

The World Trade Organization on Thursday announced that plane manufacturer Boeing received at least $5.3 billion in illegal U.S. subsidies, following a complaint by the European Union

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Reallocation of European Airport Slots Could Yield $7 Billion Economic Boost

Posted June 2, 2011 by BNO News

More than $7.14 billion in economic benefits could be gained by 2025 by reviewing European rules on allocating slots for landing and takeoff at the European Union’s busiest airports, according to a new study.

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Air France and Delta tails lined up in Paris. (Photo by Mathieu Marquer via Flickr, CC-BY-SA)
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Paris Airports Handled Record 88.8 Million Passengers In 2012

Posted January 16, 2013 by AFP

Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports registered a record 88.8 million passengers last year, but growth nonetheless slowed to 0.8 percent.

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Another Strike Set to Disrupt Air and Rail Transport in France Tuesday

Posted October 11, 2010 by BNO News

French union member strikers on Monday announced that more demonstrations against the government’s pension reform bill will take place this week which will affect the country’s transport network.

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Indonesian Government to Build New $44 Million Terminal at Juanda International Airport

Posted December 23, 2010 by BNO News

Indonesia’s second largest airport is planning to upgrade and increase its passenger capacity.

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European Union Calls for Increased Tech Collaboration for Single European Sky

Posted June 22, 2011 by BNO News

The EU has called for increased collaboration on technology in order to fulfill the benefits of developing a so-called Single European Sky air traffic control system.

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Photos: Behind-the-Scenes at an Airport Rescue Exercise

Posted July 23, 2011 by Tad Carlson

Emergency responders in Seattle recently took part in a massive rescue exercise at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, simulating hostage situations, plane crashes and bombings. Here’s an inside look.

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El Al Boeing 747-400 (4X-ELD) departing JFK's Runway 22R enroute to Tel Aviv. (Photo by Mario Craig)
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EU and Israel Reach Open Skies Agreement

Posted March 23, 2012 by BNO News

All EU airlines will be able to operate direct flights to Israel from anywhere in the EU and Israeli carriers will be able to operate flights to airports throughout the EU, under the new agreement.

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Berlin Tegel Otto Lilienthal Airport. (Photo by Matt Molnar)
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Fumes at Berlin Tegel Airport Sicken 53 People

Posted October 22, 2012 by BNO News

More than 50 people became ill Saturday when they were affected by noxious fumes at a major airport in the German capital of Berlin.

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Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta Airport to Undergo $9 Million in Stimulus Upgrades

Posted August 13, 2010 by BNO News

The FAA on Friday announced more than $9 million in upgrades at Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

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Suspicious Device Found and Destroyed at Hamburg Airport

Posted November 18, 2010 by BNO News

A suspicious electronic device found at an airport in the northern region of Germany on Wednesday was detonated and destroyed by a bomb-disposal squad, media reports say, the same day that Germany security agencies warned of potential terrorist attacks.

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Russian President: Airport Management Should Be Held Accountable for Moscow Bombing

Posted January 25, 2011 by BNO News

After describing the blast that killed 35 people at Moscow’s busiest airport on Monday afternoon as a “well-planned terrorist attack”, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said airport management should be held accountable for lapses in security.

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Turkish Fighter Jets Intercept Iranian Cargo Plane, Nothing Illegal Found On Board

Posted March 16, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Turkey’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday released a detained Iran cargo plane after a search found nothing illegal.

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Indonesian President Demands Answers for Merpati Plane Crash

Posted May 12, 2011 by BNO News

Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on Thursday demanded answers from his cabinet regarding the Merpati airplane crash that killed 27 people.

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New York City Airports Set to Reopen Monday Morning

Posted August 29, 2011 by BNO News

LaGuardia Airport, John F. Kennedy International Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport are set to reopen to arrivals and departures Monday morning following the passage of Hurricane Irene.

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British Airways and Qatar Airways Announce Resumption of Flights to Tripoli

Posted January 24, 2012 by BNO News

British Airways plans to continue flights to the Libyan capital of Tripoli this spring, while Qatar Airways will resume flights even sooner, both airlines announced Monday. Flights were suspended in February 2011 as a result of the country’s civil war.

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LAWA staff, construction workers from Walsh-Austin Joint Venture, and special guest, veteran Pete Howenstein pose in the great hall of the South Concourse with an American flag during a pre-Memorial Day tribute, May 24, 2012. (Photo by Stephen Shrank/NYCAviation)
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A Sneak Peek Inside New Tom Bradley International Terminal at LAX

Posted June 6, 2012 by Stephen Shrank

Just before Memorial Day, Los Angeles International Airport took the opportunity to host veterans, press and other VIPs for a tour of the New Tom Bradley International Terminal construction site.

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A Tianjin Airlines Embraer E190 (B-3156) similar to the hijacked plane. (Photo by Allen Zhao via wikimedia)
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Three Chinese Plane Hijackers Sentenced To Death

Posted December 13, 2012 by BNO News

Three men who attempted to hijack a Tianjin Airlines jet in northwestern China in June were sentenced to death on Tuesday.

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More FAA Projects Halted Nationwide as Partial Shutdown Continues

Posted July 26, 2011 by BNO News

The Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday announced additional “stop work orders” throughout the nation for the second day, as Congress failed to pass legislation on Friday giving the FAA the authority necessary for work to continue.

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