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  1. News - World - LIBYA

    Libyan militia says ceasefire reached to end Tripoli airport battle

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 11:14am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tripoli Fighting between rival Libyan armed groups comes to an end after agreement is reached to stop five days of hostilities at Tripoli International Airport Militias agree to Tripoli airport truce Powerful militias battling for the Libyan capital's airport have agreed a ceasefire, after the government sought UN help to stop the country from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1556071/libyan-militia-says-ceasefire-reached-end-tripoli-airport-battle
  2. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Taliban launch audacious attack on Kabul airport as Afghan poll audit starts

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 12:20pm by Associated Press in Kabul

    ... Associated Press in Kabul Attack on an airport outbuilding comes ahead of an audit of ballot papers from last month’s presidential run-off election. Explosions and gunfire rang out as the Taliban attacked Kabul airport on Thursday in the militants’ latest attempt to steal the initiative with the country in the grip of a presidential power struggle. The overnight attack ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1555553/gunmen-attack-kabul-airport-says-afghan-official
  3. News - China - EXPLOSION

    One injured as explosion hits Xining airport car park in Qinghai

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 03:05pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... Keira Lu Huang keira.huang@scmp.com An explosion rocked the car park of Xining’s main airport today, state media reported. One person was injured by shrapnel, according to the authorities. Police and bomb experts rushed to the scene within minutes of the blast and cordoned off the area around the busy Caojiapu (variably spelled as Caojiabao) airport. One cleaner was hit when ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1554723/explosion-hits-xining-airport-carpark-qinghai
  4. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Keep Hong Kong airport for wide-body jets and ditch need for third runway

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 01:17am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Return to Kai Tak policy would remove officials' justification for pricey third runway Let logic take off and keep airport for wide-body jets Airport chiefs ... analysis of a million flights between 2010 and 2012 highlighted low operational efficiency of the existing runway. SCMP, July 14 I can make a much stronger case of inefficient use of the airport ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1554322/keep-hong-kong-airport-wide-body-jets-and-ditch-need-third-runway
  5. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Airport bosses accused of manipulating flight figures to justify third runway

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 05:57am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Groups fighting plans for third runway say bosses pushing up usage rates of existing two by letting 'half-empty planes' serve minor routes Airport 'exploiting flight figures' Airport chiefs are ignoring inefficiencies in the use of its two runways as they seek to justify a third, concern groups say. They questioned the need ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1553618/airport-bosses-accused-manipulating-flight-figures-justify-third
  6. News - World - LIBYA

    Explosions and gunfire as rival militias battle to control Libya's main airport

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 04:46pm by AGENCIES

    ... Agencies in Tripoli Six die as clashes shut Tripoli airport Deadly clashes closed down Libya's main international airport yesterday as the anti-Islamist militia that controls it came ... the casualties. The assault by Islamist militants on the Zintan militia, which controls Tripoli airport, came after the UN pulled out staff citing security fears and as the US warned of further ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1553349/explosions-and-gunfire-rival-militias-battle-control-libyas-main-airport
  7. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Number of people trying to smuggle weapons through Hong Kong airport triples

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Security questioned as crime rises at airport The number of passengers trying to take weapons, mainly stun guns, through Chek Lap Kok more than tripled last year, amid an overall increase in crime at the airport. The total number of crimes reported at the airport district jumped by more than a third, to 1,003 incidents last year from 750 in 2012. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1550592/security-questioned-crime-rises-chek-lap-kok-airport
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong airport must meet global demand or risk falling behind

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 06:05pm by JULIA YAN

    ... To meet future air traffic demand, the Airport Authority is proposing to expand Hong Kong International Airport by building a third runway. The environmental impact assessment report ... will be severely undermined. Those who believe Hong Kong needs only two runways argue that London Heathrow Airport's two-runway operations allow it to "maximise the value of the runways" ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1549621/hong-kong-airport-must-meet-global-demand-or-risk-falling-behind
  9. News - China - TOURISM

    New airport in Guangxi mountains offers nail-biting landings

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 03:15am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com No room for error at new airport When it opens next month, the airport in Hechi in southern Guangxi province should prove a nail-biting landing for arriving passengers. Dozens of hilltops were levelled to clear way for the 850-million yuan (HK$1.06 billion) airport, built 677 metres above sea level. There is a single terminal and one runway extending ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1549198/new-airport-guangxi-mountains-offers-nail-biting-landings
  10. News - World - AIRPORT SECURITY

    Being forced to switch on smartphones at airport security may lead to delays

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 11:20am

    ... have faced tighter airport security in recent days over fears that militants linked to al-Qaeda are developing new explosives that could be slipped onto planes undetected. The checks focused ... The Department of Homeland Security, of which the TSA is part, is also asking that airlines and airport authorities in Europe and elsewhere examine the shoes of passengers headed for the United States ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1548599/switching-smartphones-airport-security-may-lead-flights-delays

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