Dubai Airport Terminal 3 OpensThe terminal is being used exclusively by Dubai national airline Emirates - and when fully operational will be able to handle 43 million passengers every year.Flights at Terminal 3 include local flights to Doha, Muscat, Bahrain, Kuwait, Jeddah, Damman and Riyadh, as well as intercontinental services to Europe, the USA, South America. Passengers can connect to Terminal 3 using either car parks or a brand new metro station that is connected to the other terminals at the airport. The terminal concourse also features 14 restaurants, premium airport lounges, shops, and a spa. There is a huge duty free area covering 8,000 square metres including departures, arrivals and landside shops.
|Аеропорти країни ||News added : 2009-01-20|
Eastern Airways Aberdeen - Oslo service launchesEastern Airways launches its first ever service to Oslo today (Monday 12 January 2009), with a direct air link from Aberdeen to the Norwegian capital. Today’s inaugural flight leaves Aberdeen at 10.20am and arrives in Oslo at 1.05pm local time. From Oslo weekday flights depart at 1.45pm, landing in Aberdeen at 2.30pm local time. Sunday services leave Aberdeen at 12.20pm, landing in Oslo at 3.05pm local time. Flights depart Oslo at 3.35pm, arriving in Aberdeen at 4.20pm local time. Services are operated by a 50 seat Saab 2000 aircraft.
|Аеропорти країни ||News added : 2009-01-12|
Thai Airports Reopen After Protests EndBoth Suvarnabhumi, and the smaller Don Muang airport which handles domestic traffic, have been closed for 7 days after protesters besieged them. The first international arrival into Suvarnabhumi is expected within 24 hours. The occupation of the two airports has crippled Thailand’s economy and has stranded up to 350,000 tourists, according to the Thai Tourism Ministry.
|Аеропорти країни ||News added : 2008-12-04|
JFK Opens JetBlue TerminalNew York"s John F. Kennedy International has opened a brand new terminal building today, 22nd September. It is being used exclusively by JetBlue. It will handle 30% of the airport"s entire passenger traffic, equating to 20 million passengers every year. Terminal 5 is a three-story building, and is served by 26 gates. There is a 5,500m square central space reserved for retail and leisure facilities. The airport is promoting the new terminal as "The T5 Experience". There will be 250 kiosks located around the airport, at which passengers will be able to choose food and drink from all the vendors in the terminal, combining them into a single order.
|Аеропорти країни ||News added : 2008-09-23|
Gatwick gets set for SummerBAA Gatwick is preparing for a busy weekend, with the start of the summer peak period. Over the four days from Friday to Monday, over half a million passengers are expected to travel through the airport with Spain and Turkey topping the list of popular destinations for early summer holidays. Malaga, Palma de Mallorca and Dalaman are the top three destinations, followed by Faro, Alicante, and Dublin. Edinburgh, at number eight in the list, is the most popular domestic destination and Orlando (at number nine) is the most popular long-haul route. Mahon is tenth most popular.
|Аеропорти країни ||News added : 2008-07-17|