YOUR DAILY NEWSROUND OF AVIATION STORIES IN EUROPE
19 May 2016
We wish to express our sincere condolences to the families and friends of the victims of
the EgyptAir Flight MS804 crash which occurred earlier on today.
Dublin Airport Authority backs Cork's transatlantic flight plan
The head of Ireland's main airport operator has backed plans by Norwegian Air International to operate a transatlantic service between Cork and the US, saying the demand exists despite recent route cancellations at the airport.
Fraport seeks to cherry pick airport targets as 'gamblers' lurk
Fraport AG, the operator of Frankfurt airport, will have to cherry pick targets to add to its portfolio of sites amid mounting competition and soaring valuations.
Expansion is a key part of Fraport's growth strategy.
Heathrow hires world's first airport cycle officer to encourage staff to get on their bikes
Heathrow has hired what it believes is the world's first airport cycle officer in a bid to get more staff living within a 5km distance of the gateway to ride to work.
The initiative is in line with the airport's strategy of being more proactive on the environment.
Geneva improves security waiting times
Genève Aéroport (GVA) says it has been able to reduce the average waiting time at security by 51% from an average of 7 minutes to 3.5 minutes by increasing staff levels and improving the layout of the security area.
Airport Focus International
Il Marco Polo di Venezia primo scalo italiano ad offrire lezioni gratuite di Inglese ai viaggiatori
, società di gestione dell'
aeroporto di Venezia Marco Polo
, in collaborazione con
, tour operator specializzato nell'organizzazione di soggiorni studio per la divulgazione delle lingue straniere, organizza brevi lezioni di inglese all'aeroporto di Venezia.