New technology to reduce Heathrow disruption

April 3, 2009 0

March 25: British Airways (BA) became the first commercial airline to introduce the onboard Microwave Landing System (MLS), which increases the safe landing rate during periods of low visibility at Heathrow by more than 20%. […]


Birmingham’s runway extension approved

April 1, 2009 0

Solihull Council´s planning committee has approved plans to extend Birmingham International Airport´s runway by 400m to cope with more long-haul flights, allowing larger aircraft and non-stop flights to the US west coast and the Far […]