Dublin Airport wins 3 Moodies airport and travel retail digital media awards

Dublin Airport, located in our member region Fingal, is the biggest winner in the category “Airports” of yesterdays “The Moodies – airport and travel retail digital media awards”. Dublin Airport ended first for: “Best Use of Social & Digital Media” “Best Use of Instagram” “Best Twitter Feed” Congratulations! Informing passengers and citizens is crucial in …

Study on the transpacific fuel efficiency of 20 major airlines

After previous studies on fuel efficiency of US airlines on domestic routes and of 20 major airlines that are active on the transatlantic market, the International Council on Clean Transportation has now released a report to map the fuel efficiency of the 20 major carriers that are active on transpacific routes. Hainan Airlines from China …

Three times a day to London from Groningen Airport Eelde

As from April 2018 the connection between Groningen and London will be expanded considerably. Flybe, operated by Stobart Air, will fly to London Southend Airport three times a day from Groningen Airport Eelde. The aircraft starts and ends the flights every day at Groningen Airport Eelde. A fantastic development for the airport and for northern …

Groningen Airport Eelde first European airport where flying with drones is allowed

Groningen Airport Eelde (GAE) is the first European airport where flying with unmanned aircraft, such as drones, is permitted. The Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment has adapted the regulation for remote controlled aircraft. As a result, the DroneHub GAE can now investigate how drones can be fully integrated into regular air traffic. To achieve this, …

Airport Access Conference 2017: a success for air-rail intermodality

Brussels – 16 November 2017 – The Airport Access Conference 2017, an event jointly organised by Airport Regions Conference (ARC) and Global AirRail Alliance (GARA), took place on 14th of November 2017, in Brussels. Aviation and air-rail stakeholders, such as airport regions, airports, airlines and railways, gathered to exchange knowledge on surface access and new …