NEWS A third terminal at Frankfurt airport

Fraport’s supervisory board has decided to build a third terminal at Frankfurt airport, despite local objections over the environmental impact. Opponents argue the extra capacity at Europe’s third largest airport is not needed and that the airport just outside Germany’s financial capital already creates too much noise. The decision to press on with a project…

NEWS Ethiopian Airlines will move its stop for North America flights from ROME to DUBLIN

Ethiopian Airlines based in Addis Ababa, from the 10th May, will adjust its westbound immediate stop for North America operation. The Toronto and Washington service will operate via Dublin rather then Rome. Eastbound flights will remain unchanged as a nonstop flight. From airlineroute.net Addis Ababa – Dublin – Toronto – Addis AbabaET502 ADD2240 – 0500+1DUB0600+1 –…

NEWS: New Sydney airport aims to accommodate 80 million passengers per year by 2050, rivaling JFK

Confidential plans for Sydney’s second airport at Badgerys Creek reportedly reveal the site aims to eventually accommodate twice as many passengers as Mascot. Sydney’s Mascot airport currently accommodates around 40 million passengers/year. (AAP) The plans for construction of the airport, due to commence next year, show a projected capacity of 80 million passengers a year…