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  • Canadian transit officer left explosive sample on 767 during test


    A transit police officer left a sample of an explosive substance on an Air Canada Boeing 767 after a dog training exercise in Vancouver, documents obtained...


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  • London Heathrow airport unveils Tarsier FOD detection system


    London Heathrow airport is aiming to reduce the risk from undetected foreign object debris (FOD). The airport has...


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  • IATA: SkyTeam plans tie-up with non-members at key airports

    News | 03 Jun 2013 17:10 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    SkyTeam plans to partner with non-member airlines at key gateway airports served by alliance carriers to make passenger transfers easier, and aims to kick...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-SkyTeam-plans-tie-up-with-non-members-at-key-airports-386622/
  • Canadian transit officer left explosive sample on 767 during test

    News | 25 Jan 2013 22:20 | Kristin Majcher

    A transit police officer left a sample of an explosive substance on an Air Canada Boeing 767 after a dog training exercise in Vancouver, documents obtained...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canadian-transit-officer-left-explosive-sample-on-767-during-test-381521/
  • ROUTES 2010: Vancouver strives to become an international hub

    News | 15 Sep 2010 08:01 | David Knibb

    <P><EM>Routes host city Vancouver is already Canada's main Pacific gateway, but can it step up its share of traffic from the larger US-Asian market?</EM></P> <P>Thanks to geography, Vancouver will always be Canada's gateway to the Pacific. But its role as a hub between the USA and Asia is a more elusive goal that Vancouver International airport is still striving to earn.</P> <P>Two things are likely to boost Vancouver's gateway status. The first is China, the second is better interline deals. As Canada's third largest city and the only one on the Pacific coast, Vancouver has always had a large Asian population. That population grew even more when many Hong Kong residents took out Canadian citizenship before Hong Kong's handover to China. </P> <P>John Korenic, Vancouver's director of aviation marketing, says his airport is already the fourth-largest origin-and-destination point between North America and Asia, and that includes such behemoths as Los Angeles. </P> <P>Late last year Chinahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ROUTES-2010-Vancouver-strives-to-become-an-international-hub-347337/
  • Military jets accompany Cathay A340 landing in bomb scare

    News | 17 May 2010 02:32 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    <p>Canadian authorities scrambled military jets to accompany a Cathay Pacific Airways Airbus A340 landing at Vancouver International Airport yesterday, after...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Military-jets-accompany-Cathay-A340-landing-in-bomb-scare-342013/
  • London Heathrow airport unveils Tarsier FOD detection system

    News | 13 Jun 2008 08:00 | David Learmount

    London Heathrow airport is aiming to reduce the risk from undetected foreign object debris (FOD). The airport has invested in Tarsier, a millimetric-wave...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/London-Heathrow-airport-unveils-Tarsier-FOD-detection-system-224584/
  • Global airport groupings 2007

    News | 21 Nov 2007 14:36

    This listing includes the world's largest airport, construction and investment groups with significant business links and foreign airport holdings beyond...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Global-airport-groupings-2007-219780/