Tag: airside operations

America’s Largest Deployment Of Electric Shuttles At A US Airport

Endera, a technology company specializing in commercial electric vehicles, charging stations and software solutions, has announced the delivery of 18 all-electric passenger shuttles to ACE Parking, for use at the San Diego International Airport. By the end of 2020, the entire 29 all-electric vehicle...

Amadeus makes strategic investment in mobile identity solution Airside

Amadeus has made a strategic investment in Washington DC start-up Airside and its biometrically-enabled identity verification platform, which allows US citizens and Canadian visitors to the US to securely pass through customs using its Mobile Passport app. Authorized by US Department of Homeland Se...

Southwest Airlines Opens Its Largest-Ever Hangar Facility For Technical Operations

Southwest Airlines Co. today officially opened a new maintenance facility at William P. Hobby International Airport in Houston. The 240,000 square foot maintenance complex, now the largest in the airline's network, includes offices, training facilities, warehouse space, and a 140,000 square foot...

FAA Proposes $145,452 Civil Penalty Against Sioux Gateway Airport

FAA Proposes $145,452 Civil Penalty Against Sioux Gateway Airport

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) proposes a $145,452 civil penalty against the Sioux Gateway Airport for numerous alleged safety violations at the Iowa airfield. The FAA inspected Sioux Gateway Airport in May 2018, June 2019 and September 2019 and f...

Moscow’s Busiest Airport Taps Penetron to Waterproof Fire-Fighting System

Moscow’s Busiest Airport Taps Penetron to Waterproof Fire-Fighting System

Thanks to double-digit growth during recent years, Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport needed to renovate the facility’s fire-fighting system, consisting of massive concrete water tanks. Penetron crystalline technology ensured a durable waterproofing solution in September 2019. Russia's busiest ai...

CAE inaugrates two new training centres in the UK

CAE inaugrates two new training centres in the UK

CAE has opened two new training centres in the United Kingdom -London Gatwick and Manchester- to support the start of its 10-year exclusive pilot training agreement with easyJet, a third training centre will be inaugurated in Milan, Italy, on October 10. CAE also recently expanded its Barcelona...

Strike suspended at Heathrow Airport as new pay offer made to 4,000 staff

Strike suspended at Heathrow Airport as new pay offer made to 4,000 staff

UK trade union Unite says strike action proposed for 23-24 August at Heathrow Airport has been suspended after a new pay offer has been made to workers. The union adds that the ballot on the revised pay offer made by Heathrow Airport Ltd (HAL) to over 4,000 security, airside operations and passe...

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