Tag: flight operations

FCG OPS enters Scandinavian ground handling market

Flight operation control centre FCG OPS has announced the launch of ground handling services for business aviation flights in four Finnish airports. The Latvian company, an offshoot of business aviation holding company Flight Consulting Group, has already established itself as a ground handling ...

Drone sightings near Newark Liberty International Airport

Two drones were spotted flying over an airport in the US state of New Jersey yesterday (January 22), putting all affected flights and travelers at risk. According to what sources told CBS2 news, the drones were spotted around 5pm yesterday and reports suggest they flew 3,500 feet above Teterboro Ai...

Post-Brexit: IATA shares concerns for airlines and passengers

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced they do not know the full extent of effects that could come after the United Kingdom leaves the European Union. Although most passenger flights will go ahead—despite the decision of UK Members of Parliament to reject the UK-EU Brexi...

London airports invest millions in anti-drone technology

London airports invest millions in anti-drone technology

Two of London’s busiest airports are investing in anti-drone equipment in order to prevent any further inconveniences and flight disruptions from happening. 140,000 passengers were affected between 19 and 21 December and about 1,000 flights were cancelled during the three days because of the dr...

Lufthansa Group to recruit over 5000 employees this year

An incredible 5500 new employees will be cleared for takeoff with a career in Lufthansa Group this year – in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Belgium alone, the home markets of the aviation group. The group currently offers ten cooperative degree programs as well as vocational training in 29 d...

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