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Etihad eliminates 195,000 T of carbon emission

UAE’s flag carrier Etihad Airways cut carbon dioxide emissions by approximately 195,000t last year. The reduction was a result of several measures implemented by the airline including updates to flight plans, aircraft and descent manoeuvres. As a result, Etihad Airways could minimise the amount of fuel consumed by its aircraft ...

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New IAA Air Traffic Control Tower at Dublin Airport will facilitate Parallel Runway Operations by 2021 and be one of the Tallest Structures in Ireland

The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) has begun construction of a new air traffic control (ATC) tower at Dublin Airport to support parallel runway operations by 2021. Construction of the 86.9m-high tower is scheduled to be completed by 2019. Subsequently, IAA Technology and Operations will take over the structure for further ...

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Security robot launched at Hamad International Airport

Qatar’s Ministry of Interior has introduced a security robot at the Hamad International Airport in collaboration with Internal Security Force (Lekhwiya). Equipped with an in-built facial recognition system, cameras and sensors, the scooter-shaped smart robot can measure pulse rate remotely and detect suspicious persons, credit cards, fake currencies abandoned objects ...

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