News Listings for Malmo-Sturup

  • AirBridge Cargo opens Malmo-Moscow service

    News | 22 Apr 2010 09:41

    <p>AirBridge Cargo has launched a twice-weekly Boeing 747 freighter service between Malmo-Sturup Airport, Sweden and Sheremetyevo Airport, Moscow.</p><p>Executive...
  • Sweden proposes separating and privatising airports

    News | 03 Oct 2007 16:35 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <body lang=EN-GB link=blue vlink=purple style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Sweden</st1:place></st1:country-region>’s Government is proposing to restructure the country’s unified airports and air navigation service LFV Group by splitting the organisation into two state-owned companies, which could eventually lead to the privatisation of several airports including Gothenburg <span class=spelle>Landvetter</span> and Malmo <span class=spelle>Sturup</span>.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Under the proposal, which will be the subject of a consultation, airports management would be separated from air traffic control by 1 January 2009. Forty-one airports would then be subdivided into three categories: national strategic airports, regional airports, and other smaller airports.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-
  • Receivers auction bankrupt Swedish carrier Falcon Air's assets

    News | 30 Jan 2007 14:46

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Receivers for Swedish charter carrier Falcon Air are putting the Malmo-based operator’s assets up for sale after the company was declared bankrupt.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Falcon Air operated a fleet of three Boeing 737-300QC aircraft on charter flights for several Scandinavian tour operators, as well as wet-lease operations.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>The company carried out some services on behalf of Swedish budget carrier <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>FlyMe</span></span>, and also transported mail during domestic night flights.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Assets for sale include 737 <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>rotables</span>
  • Menzies buys Swedish handler Malmo Main Air Cargo

    News | 22 Aug 2006 11:07

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on"><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>UK</span></st1:place></st1:country-region></st1:place></st1:country-region><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'> ground services company <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Menzies</span></span> Aviation has boosted its presence in the Scandinavian market by acquiring Swedish freight handler <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Malmo</span></span> Main Air Cargo.<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>The <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:country-region u1:st="on">UK</st1:country-region></st1:country-region> firm has acquired the entire share capital of <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Mal
  • Scandinavian airspace transfer project gains EC funding

    News | 06 May 2005 12:11 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <body lang=EN-GB link=blue vlink=blue style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>European Commission regulators have included a Scandinavian air traffic management scheme among a group of nine projects to receive funding under the trans-European Transport Network programme.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>The EC will allocate €2 million ($2.6 million) to the <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Skaane</span></span> project which is designed to transfer airspace control for parts of southern <st1:country-region u2:st="on"><st1:place u2:st="on"><st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Sweden</st1:place></st1:country-region></st1:place></st1:country-region> to Danish controllers.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Danish air navigation provider <span class=SpellE><spa
  • Sterling tests Malmo as alternative to Copenhagen

    News | 15 Mar 2005 16:19 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Danish budget carrier <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:City u2:st="on"><st1:City u3:st="on">Sterling</st1:City></st1:City></st1:City> is considering shifting some of its operations from its <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:place u3:st="on"><st1:City u3:st="on"><st1:City u4:st="on"><st1:place u4:st="on">Copenhagen</st1:place></st1:City></st1:City></st1:place></st1:place></st1:City> base to <span class=spelle>Malmo</span> <span class=spelle>Sturup</span> in a bid to reduce costs as carriers using the Danish capital hub step up pressure over airport charges.<u5:p></u5:p><o:p></o:p></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><st1:City u4:st="on"><st1:City u6:st="on">Sterling</st1:City></st1:City> has already been testing the potential of <st1:City u1:st="on"