The most significant international passenger traffic was realized with German airports, 342 thousand passengers, which is an increase of 8,7% compared to the same period last year. The total number of aircraft landings and take-offs at airports in July 2019 was 19, which is an increase of 739% compared to July 2018. The largest passenger traffic was realized by Split Airport with 720 thousand passengers (an increase of 4,0% compared to July 2018), followed by Dubrovnik Airport with 511 thousand passengers (an increase of 8,6% compared to July 2018) and Zagreb Airport with 364 thousand passengers (a decrease of 3,8% compared to July 2018). Source: CBS In July 2019, Croatian airports recorded 1 passengers or 975% more than in the same month last year, according to data from the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS).
Just two weeks after tiny cracks were first reported in the wings of the double-decker aircraft, Airbus has reported that it has discovered more cracks in the wings of two A380 superjumbo aircraft. Despite the cracks Airbus is adamant that the world’s largest jetliner remains safe to fly, Reuters reported.”Airbus confirms that some additional cracks have been found on a limited number of non-critical brackets inside the wings of some A380s,” the planemaker revealed in a statement.”Airbus emphasizes that these cracks do not affect the safe operation of the aircraft.” The statement read. According to an Airbus spokesperson the cracks were found in two aircraft during a routine two year inspection, but did not reveal who the aircraft operators are.The European Aviation Safety Authority (EASA) is in talks with Airbus regarding the situation with regulators from other countries expected to follow EASA’s lead. Airbus has discovered more cracks on Airbus A380 wings Source = e-Travel Blackboard: S.P