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Glasgow Airport reopens after security false alarm

Travellers out of Glasgow Airport have faced flight delays and cancellations after sections of the terminal were closed at around 6 am on December 5 due to what police said was a “report of a suspicious item”. The airport reopened at around noon the same day, but only after the…

London City announces new ski and Christmas routes

London City Airport said BA CityFlyer is to launch routes to Salzburg on December 9 and to Chambery the following week, meaning “more choice” for Brits during “the first meaningful skiing season” since before the Covid pandemic, Chambery is less than an hour and half by road from several popular…

Mumbai airport faces technical snag, passengers complain

Mumbai International Airport Terminal 2 faced a technical snag yesterday (Dec. 1) resulting in a massive crowd of passengers and chaos. Several passengers took to social media complaining about the long queues. Mumbai Airport is the second largest airport in India handling a huge passenger load every day. Preliminary reports…

2023 Keflavik passenger numbers to top pre-pandemic

Some 7.8 million passengers are expected to pass through Keflavik Airport next year, Iceland’s main air travel hub. The traffic, should it materialise, would exceed the 2019 number by half a million and would be the third most on record, said Isavia, Iceland’s national airport and air navigation service provider….

Toronto reopens runway after major repair job

Toronto Pearson International Airport reopened its second-busiest runway after eight months of repair work costing CA$80 million. The work included concrete replacement and lighting upgrades as well as a full-depth replacement at the west end of the runway. The new lights are LEDs that will cut overall energy use at…