Posts Tagged ‘airports’
 

 
Vacant jetways line the main pier of Berlin Brandenburg Airport. (Photo by Muns via wikimedia, CC-BY)

New Berlin Airport Faces More Delays, Won’t Open Before 2014

In a new embarrassment for the city, the opening of Berlin's new main airport has been postponed again after several previous delays.
by AFP
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Early morning at HKG

Hong Kong Airport Again Breaks Its Own Single Day Flight Record

Hong Kong International Airport handled a single-day record of 1,081 incoming and outbound flights over the weekend.
by BNO News
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A British Airways Boeing 777-300ER (G-STBF) pushes back from a gate at Heathrow. (Photo by Ken Iwelumo via wikimedia)

Chinese Government Buys Stake In London Heathrow Airport Operator

China Investment Corporation has purchased a 10 percent stake in the firm that owns London's Heathrow Airport for approximately $727 million.
by BNO News
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Could this snazzy neon Budweiser sign soon welcome you at an airport near you? (Photo by Jeremy Brooks, CC BY-NC)

Want to Drink a Budweiser BNA? How About a Bud Light LAX?

Beer giant Anheuser-Busch has filed trademark applications for 42 airport codes, but it's not clear why.
by admin
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Boeing 787-8 passes the Washington Monument and Jefferson Memorial on the River Visual approach to Reagan National Airport's Runway 19. (Photo by Boeing)

Fat Guy On a Little Runway: Boeing 787 Dreamliner Lands at Reagan National

Boeing's 787 Dream Tour made its way to an improbable destination on Monday -- Washington's Reagan National Airport -- a field that will almost certainly never see scheduled 787 service due to its size constraints.
by admin
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