Paris Charles De Gaulle

Close call at CDG: Dreamliner almost lands on A320 due to ATC mistake

A United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner narrowly escaped landing on a taxiing easyJet A320 in CDG airport due to ATC controller’s mistake, BEA finds....


Paris-Charles de Gaulle expansion scrapped over environmental concerns

The French government canceled the project to build a new terminal for Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle Airport (CDG), citing environmental concerns....


FedEx Express to fire up to 6,300 employees in Europe

FedEx Express reveals plans to cut its European workforce by thousands of employees, as the company plans to establish a dual-hub model in Europe....


AFKLMP Cargo re-establishes route to Accra, Ghana

Operating from its two main hubs in Paris Charles de Gaulle and Amsterdam Airport Schipol, Air France KLM Martinair Cargo has resumed its services between Accra, Ghana and its second hub in Amsterdam. As reported on Logistics Update Africa, the carrier has seen a steady expansion to its network over the last couple of weeks and as the number of its serviced destinations continues to grow, so does its frequency on the African continent. From its h...


BEA deems vague ATC instructions culprit of A319, A320 near miss

French Bureau of Enquiry and Analysis for Civil Aviation Safety (BEA) deems “inadequate phraseology” as the culprit of a near-miss incident at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport back in 2014. At the time, two passenger planes ‒ Bulgaria Air’s A319 and Freebird Airlines’ A320 ‒ came dangerously close to each other on an intersecting runway.  ...


European airports end year with record passenger numbers

European airports are wrapping up the year with record passenger numbers. ...