Airports

Welsh Airport Potential

January 31, 2012 0

An inquiry by the Welsh National Assembly’s Enterprise and Business Committee will examine the importance of Welsh ports and airports to the country’s economy.  It also aims to determine if the potential of these facilities […]

Airports

Sydney’s Foreign Ownership Reduced

January 31, 2012 0

SYDNEY AIRPORT’S owners have announced that its foreign ownership level has decreased to 34.8% from the 35.0% previously announced. Sydney Airport is not a ‘Foreign Person’ – the term used to describe a foreign ownership […]

Air Cargo

LA Pax Up, Cargo Down

January 27, 2012 0

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) had a 4.7% increase in passenger volume in 2011 to 61.8 million passengers, compared to 59 million in 2010.  There was a 4.6% growth in domestic passenger numbers to 45.1 […]

Airports

Spanish Privatisation Failure

January 27, 2012 0

The new Spanish conservative government recently suspended plans to privatise Spain’s two main airports, Madrid’s Barajas and Barcelona’s El Prat, which will remain in public hands. Early in 2010, AENA Aeropuertos, the Spanish Airport Authority, […]

Airports

New Facility for San Diego

January 24, 2012 0

Pile driving for a receiving and distribution centre on the north side of San Diego’s Lindbergh Field will begin in February.  The pile driving will take place during daytime hours over the course of ten-15 […]

Airports

MPs Call for Third Runway at Heathrow

January 20, 2012 1

  A group of more than 30 UK Members of Parliament (MPs) has backed a report from the Free Enterprise Group, which calls for a third runway to be built at London’s Heathrow, Gatwick or […]

Airline Focus

SITA First for Airports

January 19, 2012 0

In what it claims is a first for the airport industry, IT solution specialist SITA has achieved Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) certification as a service provider of its common-use platform AirportConnect […]

Air Cargo

Vienna Airport Exceeds 21 Million Passengers

January 19, 2012 0

Vienna Airport, Austria, set a new record in 2011 with a total of 21,106,292 passengers.  This year-on-year increase of 7.2% places Vienna above the European average of 7.0%, according the ACI statistics. The number of […]

Events

CANSO ATM Dinner

January 19, 2012 0

in association with Jane’s ATC Awards Amsterdam, The Netherlands For the 12th year in succession Jane’s Airport Review invites readers to promote achievements in the air traffic control (ATC) and air traffic management (ATM) communities, for […]