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  • LONDON, July 27- Britain's government has approved a 344 million pounds expansion to London City Airport, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Wednesday. London City is located a few miles east of the Canary Wharf financial district and mostly handles short-haul flights to business destinations within Europe. Hammond is keen to boost investment and...

  • A preserved part of the Malaysia's Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB) rail track in Upper Bukit Timah Road, Singapore. KTMB used to operate a route from Malaysia to Singapore but ceased service in 2011.

    A planned high-speed rail connecting Singapore and Kuala Lumpur is a feather in the cap for ASEAN but profitability could be a major issue.

  • July 20- Delta Air Lines Inc said its $1.9 billion plan to upgrade its terminals at Los Angeles International Airport were approved by the airport on Wednesday. Under a lease approved by Los Angeles World Airports' Board of Airport Commissioners, the carrier will connect terminals 2 and 3 over the next seven years and relocate there from terminals 5 and 6..

  • GRAPEVINE, Texas— Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport officials say some runways were briefly closed as police responded to a driver who led them on a chase and refused to exit her car. The FAA briefly closed runways in the vicinity but flight operations quickly resumed. An FAA spokesman said fewer than 10 flights were delayed.

  • Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said on Wednesday he is tentatively approving daytime flights to Japan's Haneda Airport from the United States for American Airlines Group Inc, Delta Air Lines, Hawaiian Airlines Inc, and United Airlines Inc.. The proposed U.S. cities are Los Angeles, Honolulu, San Francisco, and Minneapolis and are scheduled to start as...

  • UNITED CEO HAS STARTED REVIEW OF MANAGEMENT STRUCTURE, MODERNIZING IT SYSTEMS, ROLE OF AIRPORTS IN NETWORK- LETTER.

  • RALEIGH, N.C.— CSX Corp. will build an intermodal cargo hub near the Virginia border in Edgecombe County after landowner opposition blocked the railroad company's first option, officials said Tuesday. North Carolina will spend about $100 million for track improvements and other transportation infrastructure, plus tax breaks worth up to $4 million.

  • Pakistan-China Economy

    Former Pakistan Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz says the China-Pakistan economic corridor is a holistic initiative to improve trade, investment and cooperation.

  • July 16- Turkish Airlines resumed flights from Istanbul's international airport on Saturday following a failed coup attempt while some foreign carriers canceled weekend flights. A spokesman for Turkish Airlines said flights had now returned to their normal schedule from Europe's third largest hub, though delays were to be expected.

  • July 16- Turkish Airlines resumed flights from Istanbul's international airport on Saturday following a failed coup attempt while some foreign carriers cancelled weekend flights. A spokesman for Turkish Airlines said flights had now returned to their normal schedule from Europe's third largest hub, though delays were to be expected.

  • July 15- Flights to Turkey diverted and departures from Istanbul's Ataturk Airport were canceled as a coup attempt unfolded in the country on Friday and Turkey's military said it had seized power. A British Airways flight to Istanbul diverted to Sofia, Bulgaria, and a Lufthansa flight to Istanbul returned to its origin in Frankfurt, company spokeswomen told...

  • MONTERREY, July 7- Mexican construction firm ICA will bid to build runways and a terminal at Mexico City's new airport, local media reported on Thursday. Luis Zarate, chief executive of ICA, told the newspaper La Jornada that the firm will present documents to participate in a runway bid with a consortium of domestic and foreign firms on Aug. 8.

  • 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...

  • Australia Politics

    New South Wales' Transport Minister Andrew Constance says the close elections highlight the need for governments to have stronger agendas.

  • The needs for new infrastructure won't go away: CEO

    Olivier Brousse, CEO of John Laing Group, warns important infrastructure projects and investment decisions may be paused due to Brexit uncertainty.

  • 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.