• Hamburg Airport and Emirates present A380 gate with three boarding bridges

    4 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Hamburg is ready for Airbus A380: All necessary construction works at Hamburg Airport have been completed and the airport is ready to handle the largest passenger aircraft in the world. As of October 29, 2018, Emirates will be the first and only airline to deploy the A380 on scheduled services out of Hamburg. The daily rotation with the Airbus flagship replaces one of the two existing daily Boeing 777-300ER services between the Hanseatic city and the hub Dubai.
    The deployment of the iconic double decker aircraft will represent a capacity increase of over 22 percent on the route. With a...
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  • Italy to close airports for three months, 2.5 million passengers to be affected

    Italy to close airports for three months, 2.5 million passengers to be affected

    4 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Flight operations organisation, Ops Group reported that Milan's airport will remain closed during the summer peak next year for three months that would be affecting almost 2.5 million passengers.
    Linate will have its single runway resurfaced and the last flight will take off on 26 th July 2019 and the first arrival is expected to be on 28 October.
    So far there has been no closure involved in an important gateway nor did it continue for so long. The standard practice among smaller Italian airports close completely for runway work, the flights are diverted to nearby alternatives.
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