Emirates has announced the appointment of a new role within the Commercial division. The newly created position will be fulfilled by Mohammad Al Hashimi, who has worked with Emirates since 2006.
Virgin Australia is planning to acquire the remaining 40 per cent of shares in Tiger Australia Airways for a price of A$1.
Heathrow Airport Holdings has confirmed it will sell its 100 per cent interest in Aberdeen International Airport Limited, Glasgow Airport Limited and Southampton International Airport Limited to a consortium formed by Ferrovial and Macquarie. The deal is expected to bring the airport operator £1,048 million in cash and assumed debt, payable in full at closing.
The Pentagon’s secret space plane, which has been orbiting Earth for nearly two years on a mysterious mission, landed Friday morning at Vandenberg Air Force Base in Santa Barbara County. The X-37B, a 29-foot-long (nine-meter) winged craft that resembles a miniature NASA space shuttle, touched down at 9:24 a.m. local time at the coastal air…