AIRPORT

Inside Look At World’s Busiest Airports 2016 (Part 1 – Overview)

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2016 Top 30 Busiest Airports - Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

2016 was another banner year for travel as the world’s airports handled more than 3.7 billion passengers, up a robust 8.6% from the previous record level from 2015.  The total passenger count was almost half of the world’s total population (estimated at ~7.5 billion currently).  Experience The Skies compiled the world’s top 30 busiest airports (also known as […]

AIRLINE

Airports Exempted From The U.S. Electronic Ban (Updated)

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Large Electronic Device Ban

Etihad Airways (EY) and Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) were the first airportss to demonstrate to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that they have the enhanced security measures (Related news on Enhanced Security Measures) in place for all US bound flights and were rewarded with the large electronic device ban lift (Related news […]

AIRPORT

2015 Busiest Airports In The World By Passengers Part 1

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2016 Top 30 Busiest Airports - Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

2015 was another record year for travel as the world’s airports handled more than 7.1 billion passengers. The increase of 6.1% over 2014 brought the total passengers travelled closer to matching the world’s total population (estimated at ~7.4 billion in 2016).  Experience The Skies compiled the world’s busiest airports by passengers for a third straight year with more facts […]

AIRCRAFT

Singapore Airlines Aims To Reclaim Longest Flight Title

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Singapore Airlines Airbus A350-900

Singapore Airlines Emirates Airlines announced it will commerce operations from Dubai International Airport (DXB) to Tocumen International Airport (PTY) in Panama City (7,463 nautical miles) starting on February 1, 2016. This flight will put the Middle Eastern airline just 10 miles ahead of the current king of the longest flight – Qantas Airways’ Sydney Airport (SYD) to […]