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Heathrow Airport cuts domestic airport charges

The fee reduction is applicable for all flights to any UK destination. This will boost the airport’s existing domestic discount by 50%. UK travellers are expected to save approximately £40m each year and more than £750m over the next 20 years. Heathrow said that the further reduction in the passenger ...

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Indian airport installs CAT III-B landing system

CAT III-B ILS lets aircraft land with Runway Visual Range (RVR) of up to 50m with a decision height of 15m. NSCBI airport director Atul Dixit said: “Kolkata has operationalised CAT III-B landing system on runway 01R. “The facility also includes visual guidance through taxiway centreline lights up to aircraft ...

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Heathrow cuts £2.5bn from expansion plans

The total construction costs will be cut from £17bn in the initial estimate to almost £14bn. Existing passenger facilities will be expanded at Terminal 2 and Terminal 5 to accommodate an additional 16.5 million travellers. This will save on the costs of constructing a separate terminal for the extra runway. Approximately ...

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