1 July 2016
Airport twinning: A new ACI EUROPE security project initiative
At the 35th ACI EUROPE Aviation Security Committee meeting, Madrid, 14-15 April, an event that gathered almost 100 aviation security managers and experts from European airports and World Business Partners, ACI EUROPE unveiled the details of an all-new aviation security project that aims to support non-EU member airports with the enhancement of their security measures and eventually increase their chances of being accepted into the EU One-Stop Security agreement.
Source:                                                       Airport Business
Icelandic airline Wow Air to start flying from Dublin to New York
Icelandic budget airline Wow has announced that it will commence services from Dublin Airport to New York in November, with fares it says will be as low as €129 one way.
Source:                                                     The Irish Times
IAA trials Ireland's first remote ATC system
The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) has successfully commenced a number of trials using SAAB engineered remote tower technology to provide air traffic control services for Cork and Shannon airports from Dublin.
Source:                                                     Air Traffic Management
EasyJet move of legal base from UK 'almost inevitable'
EasyJet chief executive Carolyn McCall is reported to have signalled in private meetings that moving the airline's legal base from the UK is almost inevitable in the wake of last week's Brexit vote.
Source:                                                      Traffic Weekly UK
Source:                                                         Air Transport World
Source:                                                          Avionews
Vision-Box automated border control system deployed at Copenhagen Airport
Vision-Box , in collaboration with Danish partner Biometric Solutions, has developed and deployed an innovative automated border control (ABC) system at Copenhagen Airport that allows EU citizens aged 18 years and above, holding an electronic passport and departing to or arriving from outside the Schengen Area, to clear immigration in the same hall using a unique bank of self-service biometric eGates
Source:                                                          Biometric Update