Australian Government puts restrictions on powders in carry-on baggage on International flights

New restrictions on some powders in carry-on baggage on international flights have been announced by the Australian Government starting 30 June. The restrictions also apply on domestic flights departing from International Terminals. The new restrictions come after the TSA announced similar rules starting this week. The restrictions are in part a response to a failed…

easyJet celebrates new German domestic route between Berlin-Tegel and Cologne/Bonn with delivery of 300th aircraft

easyJet welcomed its 300th aircraft, an Airbus A320-214, into the fleet on the new route between Berlin-Tegel and Cologne/Bonn airport. This is also the 111th aircraft with an Austrian AOC. The aircraft is a former airberlin-aircraft that has been converted and transferred into the easyJet fleet and marks a milestone in the airline´s recent expansion…

Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s plane made first ever landing at new Istanbul airport

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s aircraft on Thursday made the first ever landing at Istanbul’s new colossal airport, which is expected to formally open to air traffic on Oct. 29. The Turkish presidential aircraft TC-ANK took off after Erdogan’s election rally in Gaziantep to make its historic landing on the 3,750-meter-long and 60-meter-wide runway. The Istanbul’s…