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  • AAL CEO: US government not set up to upgrade airports

    Doug Parker, American Airlines chairman & CEO, weighs in on privatizing air traffic control versus keeping it under the control of the Federal Aviation Administration.

  • AAL CEO: Airlines industry 'transforming'

    Doug Parker, American Airlines chairman & CEO, shares insight to the airline industry as polices come under scrutiny and traveler experiences change.

  • 3D technology at airports

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on providing better security detection using 3D technology at airports.

  • Singapore Changi Airport

    CNBC explores how Singapore's Changi Airport has become the best-ranked airport in the world.

  • *ADP runs Charles de Gaulle, Orly airports near Paris. PARIS, June 9- The government of new French President Emmanuel Macron looks likely to start a planned privatization program with airports operator ADP, according to three financial industry sources with knowledge of the matter. Shares in ADP, which runs Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports outside Paris, are...

  • *ADP runs Charles de Gaulle, Orly airports near Paris. PARIS, June 9- The government of new French President Emmanuel Macron looks likely to start a planned privatisation programme with airports operator ADP, according to three financial industry sources with knowledge of the matter. Shares in ADP, which runs Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports outside Paris, are...

  • *ADP runs Charles de Gaulle, Orly airports near Paris. PARIS, June 9- The government of new French President Emmanuel Macron looks likely to start a planned privatisation programme with airports operator ADP, according to three financial industry sources with knowledge of the matter. Shares in ADP, which runs Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports outside Paris, are...

  • *ADP runs Charles de Gaulle, Orly airports near Paris. PARIS, June 9- The government of new French President Emmanuel Macron looks likely to start a planned privatization program with airports operator ADP, according to three financial industry sources with knowledge of the matter. Shares in ADP, which runs Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports outside Paris, are...

  • SEATTLE, June 9- Inside the control tower at John F. Kennedy International Airport, air traffic controllers can track planes traveling hundreds of miles away. Trump's solution is to split air traffic control away from the Federal Aviation Administration and privatize it under a not-for-profit, independent corporation. Still, the United States lags well...

  • SEATTLE, June 9- Inside the control tower at John F. Kennedy International Airport, air traffic controllers can track planes traveling hundreds of miles away. Trump's solution is to split air traffic control away from the Federal Aviation Administration and privatize it under a not-for-profit, independent corporation. Still, the United States lags well...

  • KAMPALA, June 8- Uganda said on Thursday it hopes to close a loan deal of up to 325 million euros this month with a UK government credit agency and Standard Chartered Bank for an international airport to service its oil industry. Tony Kavuma, chief mechanical engineer at the Ministry of Works and Transport, told Reuters that Uganda had already held preliminary...

  • WASHINGTON, June 7- The U.S. government might expand a ban on larger electronics like laptops in airplane cabins to flights originating from dozens of airports in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, the head of Homeland Security said on Wednesday, though an expansion could be avoided if countries agree to improved security procedures. "We are looking right now at...

  • DUBAI/ SYDNEY, June 7- Qatari nationals will not be allowed to board flights to Dubai or Abu Dhabi because the United Arab Emirates has banned them from passing through its airports after Arab powers cut ties with Qatar, Etihad Airways said on Wednesday. Foreigners living in Qatar with residence visas will no longer be eligible for visas on arrival into the United...

  • CANCUN, Mexico/ SYDNEY, June 7- Qatari nationals will not be allowed to board Qantas flights to Dubai because the United Arab Emirates has banned them from passing through its airports after Arab powers cut ties with Qatar, an executive at the Australian airline has said. Several Middle Eastern countries, including Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates,...

  • RIYADH/ DUBAI, June 6- Saudi Arabia on Tuesday revoked the licenses of Qatar Airways and ordered its offices to be closed within 48 hours, a day after banning all Qatari planes from landing at its airports. The Saudi government's move follows coordinated action on Monday by Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain to cut links with Qatar, accusing...

  • RIYADH/ DUBAI, June 6- Saudi Arabia on Tuesday revoked the licences of Qatar Airways and ordered its offices to be closed within 48 hours, a day after banning all Qatari planes from landing at its airports. The Saudi government's move follows coordinated action on Monday by Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain to cut links with Qatar, accusing...

  • Air traffic control reform on Trump's radar

    You have more technology on your phone's GPS than we do on our radar tracking our airplanes, says Nick Calio, Airlines for America, talking about President Trump's plans to put air traffic control into the hands of an independent organization by removing it from the FAA's purview.

  • "I think the greater risk is 40 or 50 laptops in the hold," said Malaysia Airlines CEO Peter Bellew. In March, the U.S. government imposed restrictions on large electronic devices in aircraft cabins on flights from 10 airports, including the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Turkey. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is considering an expansion of a ban on laptops...

  • LIMA, June 5- Peru's Finance Minister Alfredo Thorne on Monday denied asking the comptroller's office to approve a $520 million airport contract in exchange for a bigger budget last month. Local television station Panamericana released on Sunday night a recording of Thorne asking Edgar Alarcon, the head of the comptroller's office, to greenlight the...

  • Trump: New plan would privatize air traffic control

    President Donald Trump announces his air traffic control reform initiatives as part of his infrastructure campaign.