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  • FRANKFURT, July 6- The sale of loss-making German airport Frankfurt-Hahn to a Chinese investor appears close to collapse, the airport's local government owner said on Wednesday, after the buyer failed to make an initial payment last week. "Talks in Shanghai seem to point towards a collapse of the sale to SYT," said Roger Lewentz, the interior minister for the...

  • *Many new airports built but idle as no flights. NEW DELHI, July 1- India will push to get 90 new airports up and running over the next 12 months, under a government plan to service smaller cities that have missed out on the country's air travel boom, officials said on Friday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to accelerate growth in the world's fastest expanding...

  • LONDON, June 30- Britain will not decide where to build a new runway at a London airport until at least October due to the political turmoil following Britons' vote to leave the European Union, Transport Minister Patrick McLoughlin said on Thursday. Heathrow, Britain and Europe's busiest airport, has been campaigning for 25 years to build an extra runway and a...

  • LONDON, June 30- Britain is to further delay a decision on whether to build a new runway at London's Heathrow Airport until a new leader of the governing Conservative party is elected, the BBC reported on Thursday. Cameron's government has considering for four years where to build a new runway, with Heathrow seen as the front-runner over rival Gatwick.

  • LONDON, June 30- Britain is to further delay a decision on whether to build a new runway at London's Heathrow Airport until a new leader of the governing Conservative party is elected, the BBC reported on Thursday. Cameron's government has considering for four years where to build a new runway, with Heathrow seen as the front-runner over rival Gatwick.

  • DECISION ON WHETHER TO BUILD NEW RUNWAY AT LONDON'S HEATHROW AIRPORT DELAYED- BBC.

  • Members of the U.S. Army monitor the departures area at John F. Kennedy international Airport in New York, June 29, 2016.

    Officials are stepping up security at American airports, NBC News reported.

  • FRANKFURT, June 29- The sale of loss-making Hahn airport in the west of Germany to a Chinese investor has been delayed as the buyer has not yet transferred the money to pay for it, its owners said on Wednesday. The federal state owners of Hahn, a former military base now used mainly by Ryanair, earlier this month announced plans to sell an 82.5 percent stake to Shanghai...

  • Istanbul airport up & running, crowded

    NBC's Richard Engel reports the Istanbul Ataturk Airport reopens after the attack.

  • *Turkish Airlines resumes Istanbul flights within 12 hours. ISTANBUL, June 29- Walking through Istanbul airport to their planes hours after suicide bombers killed 41 people with gunfire and explosives, travelers could almost trace the steps of the attackers from the bullet holes and twisted metal still in full view. Turkish Airlines resumed services in and...

  • LONDON, June 29- Emerging stocks and currencies rose for the second straight day on Wednesday, clawing back more of the recent Brexit-fuelled losses, though shares linked to Turkish tourism fell sharply after a deadly attack at Istanbul's main airport. World stocks have rebounded slightly after huge losses on Friday and Monday due to Britain's vote to leave...

  • Paramedics push out a stretcher after a reported explosion.at Turkey's largest airport, Istanbul Ataturk

    Experts debated what security measures should be taken, after an attack at Istanbul's Ataturk airport on Tuesday left dozens dead.

  • Airport security concerns

    Michael Balboni, Former Homeland Security Advisor for the State of New York, discusses airport security in the wake of the attacks like this in Istanbul.

  • Ahern: We need to do more on intelligence

    Jayson Ahern, Chertoff Group Principal, discusses the challenges facing U.S. airports in the wake of events like the Ataturk airport attack and Brussels.

  • We can do better to protect unsecure airport areas: Expert

    Bill Vincent, Former FAA Security Consultant, discusses the state of airport security in the aftermath of attacks like those in Istanbul and Brussels.

  • MEXICO CITY, June 27- Carlos Slim's construction arm has teamed up with three local builders to bid for two runways for Mexico City's new airport worth a combined $1.56 billion, sources say, seeking to snap up major infrastructure projects that survived government cuts. Carso Infraestructura y Construccion, which is part of Slim's Grupo Carso, has agreed to form...

  • The modernisation of airport security

    Miguel Leitmann, CEO of Vision-Box talks about creating seamless airport security.

  • BUENOS AIRES, June 9- Airport workers in Argentina will begin a 48- hour strike on Friday amid a salary dispute with the government, in a move that may halt air traffic in the South American country. Along with other public employees, the airport workers are part of difficult pay discussions with the pro-business government of President Mauricio Macri, who has...

  • June 9- Google co-founder Larry Page is backing two start-ups that are working on flying cars, including funding one of them with more than $100 million so far, Bloomberg said on Thursday, citing sources. Zee.Aero, into which Page has poured more than $100 million since it started in 2010, conducts test flights of its prototype at an airport hangar in Hollister,...

  • NEW YORK, June 9- Airlines' efforts to help the U.S. government manage long airport security lines are not sustainable, the chief executive of American Airlines Group Inc said in an interview. American, Delta Air Lines Inc and United Continental Holdings Inc have each added $4 million to what they typically spend on workers who stock bins at checkpoints and take...