• Wednesday
  • September 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 3:52am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 128 for airport authority

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - World - BRITAIN

    Fighter jets escort Qatar Airways plane into UK airport after bomb threat

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 11:23pm by Reuters, Bloomberg

    ... Agencies in Manchester Fighter jets escort plane after hoax bomb alert Britain scrambled two fighter jets yesterday to escort a Qatar Airways plane into Manchester airport after the pilot reported a possible explosive device on board. A passenger was later arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat. The incident, which prompted authorities to close the airport in northern ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    Fears over new powers promised for Scotland may not be delivered

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 06:18am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Edinburgh Concerns deal to devolve more authority to Edinburgh may be derailed by wrangling at Westminster as Scotland faces uncertain future Fears over powers ... insisted Scotland would continue to hold London's "feet to the fire" to ensure they devolve further meaningful authority to Scotland. "The real guardians of progress ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Overnight Scottish referendum vote count an exercise in complex logistics

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 09:59pm by Bloomberg

    ... to Eriskay, then by road across the causeway that runs up the chain to the airport on Benbecula, from where they'll be flown to the count at Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis.There is no polling ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    Tired Alex Salmond steps down after the fight of his life

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 04:32am by AFP

    ... Alexander Eliott Anderson Salmond is Scottish born and bred, graduating from St Andrews University in economics and medieval history. David Torrance, author of Salmond: Against the Odds, said ...

  5. News - World - BRITAIN

    Harry Potter vs James Bond: celebrities take sides in Scottish debate

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 07:19am by AP

    ... Associated Press in London From Harry Potter author to James Bond actor, big names put their clout- and cash- behind Yes or No camps ahead of go-it-alone vote Celebrity Scots take sides ... and Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh, who has half-joked that "the Union is nature's way of stopping the Scots ruling the world". While campaigning for a Yes vote in Glasgow with Scottish ...

  6. News - World - BRITAIN

    Scottish independence vote sparks larger debate on Britain’s future

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 10:16pm by AFP

    ... authorities control over billions of pounds in spending, setting up decentralisation as a key issue ahead of the May 2015 election. Prime Minister David Cameron promised to transform a "too ... on planning and service decisions. The decentralisation fervour is present even within Scotland, and the Scottish National Party has promised that local authorities in the Orkneys, Shetlands ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    British watchdog bans racy ads for 'schoolgirl' skirts

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 10:57pm by AFP

    ... gratuitous and objectified women, and were therefore sexist and likely to cause serious and widespread offence," the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) said yesterday. The watchdog said ...

  8. News - World - BRITAIN

    Boeing Dreamliner fire closes Heathrow Airport runways

    Posted Jul 13th 2013, 02:24am by AP

    ... Associated Press in London A fire on an empty Boeing 787 Dreamliner plane forced Heathrow Airport to temporarily close both its runways on Friday. The incident comes as unwelcome news ... aboard the Ethiopian Airlines plane, which was parked at a remote stand of the airport, and runways reopened after about an hour. British police said the fire is being treated as unexplained. ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    First passengers smoothly use new Heathrow airport terminal

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 04:43am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in London Heathrow terminal now open London's Heathrow airport welcomed its first passengers to a £2.5 billion (HK$32.46 billion) terminal today, aiming to avoid the chaos ... before at any airport where you have so many carriers working together to implement common check- in," said Justin Erbacci, the alliance's vice president for customer experience ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    Cameron's star player, London Mayor Boris Johnson, could be a liability

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 06:44am by Bloomberg, Reuters, MCT

    ... and that's one of the reasons people are interested in Boris, because they feel there's the possibility of catastrophe, which makes it more interesting," Andrew Gimson, the author of Boris, ...




SCMP.com Account