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International Conference on Aerospace and Aviation Engineering.
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON AEROSPACE AND AVIATION ENGINEERING.
February 18-19, 2019
On behalf of the Organizing and Advisory Committee we take great pleasure in welcoming Scientists and experts, Professors, Eminent Speakers to Frankfurt, Germany for the 2nd edition of Aerospace and Aeronautical Engineering conference to foster the progress in the field by contributing with your exp...

Rotorcraft Structures Workshop 2019
ROTORCRAFT STRUCTURES WORKSHOP 2019
February 19-20, 2019
The workshop is an interactive forum to discuss Rotorcraft (CS-27, CS-29, CS-VLR) Structures topics between EASA, National Authorities, and STC and TC Applicants. Structural requirements and Acceptable Means of Compliance including EASA policies and Certification Memorandum related to Materials, Pro...

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The increasing availability of drones has finally prompted two major international airports, the U.K.’s Heathrow and Gatwick, to procure anti-drone systems. While these moves may signal a boon for counter-drone technology, they also underscore the danger of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) use in restricted air space. Canada has recently released new, stricter guidelines for commercial drone use; the U.S., the EU, and China also have regulations in place. Since 2017, at least three drone-plan...
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The British Government is reportedly considering plans to deploy military-grade anti-drone equipment after an intrusion by illegal drones caused chaos at two of the busiest airports in the UK. The proposed measures come after drone sightings at Gatwick Airport in December prompted the airport to halt operations for 36 hours and cancel almost 1,000 flights. Heathrow Airport was also forced to suspend operations for almost an hour when a drone violated the airport’s airspace zone. The govern...
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The UK’s London Heathrow and Gatwick airports are set to implement military-grade anti-drone equipment to deal with illegal drone flights near airfields. The latest development follows a recent incident of drone sightings at Gatwick Airport that caused widespread disruption and led to the cancellation of approximately 1,000 flights. Around 140,000 passengers were affected over the Christmas period. Operations at Gatwick Airport resumed after the authorities deployed strong security measure...
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The Chinese aviation regulator has provided more details on how airlines will be divided between Beijing’s two airports when the new Daxing International opens in September. The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) says foreign carriers, as well as those from Hong Kong and Macau, can choose which Beijing airport they want to operate out of, including having a presence at both. China Southern Airlines and China Eastern Airlines, together with carriers under their groups, Beijing Ca...
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New Zealand’s Auckland Airport has unveiled a 3D scanner that will allow quarantine officers to easily scan and identify unwanted pests in the bags of international passengers. The new X-ray technology produces 3D pictures, which will help discover items that have previously been hard such as dried meat, goods are hidden behind laptops, stink bugs and smuggled fruit. New Zealand Biosecurity Minister Damien O’Connor said: “Our dynamic biosecurity environment means we must consta...
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London Gatwick Airport has reported a 5.7% increase in passenger traffic for November compared to the same month last year. During November, more than 3.05 million passengers used Gatwick airport, driven by the facility’s network of long-haul routes. The number of passenger flying to long-haul destinations has increased by more than 11.9%. Gatwick stated that one in six of its 46 million annual travelers is now long-haul passengers. Additionally, flights to Kigali of Rwanda and Colombo of ...
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American IT company Unisys has been selected by the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to secure, operate, maintain and protect screening equipment at airports across the US. The Unisys implementation is a collective effort by TSA’s Passenger Screening Program and Electronic Baggage Screening Program, which offers a secure platform to integrate data from travellers and baggage screening equipment for real-time threat awareness and risk assessment. Unisys will execute the work ...

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France has honoured TAV Airports Holding Executive Board Member & CEO Sani Şener with the country’s highest and oldest order. The badge of l’Ordre national de la Légion d’Honneur (The National Order of the Legion of Honour) has been bestowed upon Şener for his contributions to bilateral relations between Turkey and France....
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Managing various operations at 70 airports in 14 countries, Turkey’s TAV Airports Holding announced its 2016 nine-month financials. TAV Airports posted revenue of €814m and EBITDA of €349m in nine months of 2016. TAV Airports Holding Executive Board Member & CEO Sani Sener stated “In 2016, the aviation industry is affected by security concerns both on a global scale in our region. Despite these, TAV Airports Holding attained 2% growth in passenger numbers y-o-y. In the ...
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TAV’s ‘commission’ from the sales of duty free goods also fell by -6% to €179.4m ($198.5m), while spend per passenger declined from €14 to €13.90 ($15.50 to $15.39). The airports group blamed less than dynamic passenger numbers at several of its airports, due to ongoing security concerns at several. Significantly, the biggest at Istanbul Ataturk registered a -1% fall in international traffic to 31.3m in the 9M16 period with around 22% growth in transfer passenger...
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EVENTS

International Conference on Aerospace and Aviation Engineering.
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON AEROSPACE AND AVIATION ENGINEERING.
February 18-19, 2019
On behalf of the Organizing and Advisory Committee we take great pleasure in welcoming Scientists and experts, Professors, Eminent Speakers to Frankfurt, Germany for the 2nd edition of Aerospace and Aeronautical Engineering conference to foster the progress in the field by contributing with your exp...

Rotorcraft Structures Workshop 2019
ROTORCRAFT STRUCTURES WORKSHOP 2019
February 19-20, 2019
The workshop is an interactive forum to discuss Rotorcraft (CS-27, CS-29, CS-VLR) Structures topics between EASA, National Authorities, and STC and TC Applicants. Structural requirements and Acceptable Means of Compliance including EASA policies and Certification Memorandum related to Materials, Pro...