Aircraft

Asiana Airlines Launches OZ First Suite

July 31, 2012 0

On July 30, Asiana Airlines introduced two new first and business class seating configurations on a B777-200ER at Chicago O’Hare International Airport, USA, for flights to Incheon International Airport in Seoul, South Korea. The new […]

Airline Focus

St Cloud Pursues Commercial Airline Service

July 30, 2012 0

St Cloud Regional Airport, USA, is putting forth an effort to regain commercial airline service. The airport last had commercial airline service in 2009 when Delta Air Lines flew between St Cloud and Minneapolis.  The […]

Airports

Dubai Airport First Half Record

July 30, 2012 0

Dubai International Airport (DXB), UAE, recorded the busiest first half of its history with 27.9 million passengers travelling through its three terminals between January and June this year, according to the traffic report released today […]

Airports

Sea-Tac’s Rental Car Facility Proving Successful

July 30, 2012 0

The new Rental Car Facility at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, USA, has welcomed its one millionth passenger, just ten weeks after opening. The passenger was brought to the LEED Silver facility by one of the airport’s […]

Airports

Philadelphia Airport CEO Receives Award

July 27, 2012 0

Philadelphia International Airport’s CEO Mark Gale has received the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO) Executive of the Year award, in recognition of his leadership in the airport’s initiatives and successes that support COMTO’s mission.  […]

Airports

Lyon Opens Terminal 3

July 27, 2012 0

Caroline Cook visited the new facility at Lyon’s airport and learnt about development plans for the future. On June 28, Aéroports de Lyon (ADL) officially opened the new Terminal 3 (T3) at Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport.  […]

Airports

Fiumicino Two Master Plan Revealed

July 27, 2012 0

Italian airport managing company Aeroporti di Roma (ADR) has revealed the new Fiumicino Two master plan.  The new airport expansion, designed by Singapore Changi Airport and Urs-Scott Wilson, will have a total cost of €12 […]

Airports

BAA Loses Latest Stansted Appeal

July 26, 2012 0

Three UK Court of Appeal judges have rejected BAA’s latest appeal against the Competition Commission’s (CC) ruling that the airport operator must sell Stansted Airport.  The CC’s 2009 ruling required BAA to sell three of […]

Airports

Seattle-Tacoma Renovation Authorised

July 25, 2012 0

  The Port of Seattle Commission gave final design authorisation yesterday (July 24) for an estimated US$230 million renovation of the north satellite at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.  The project will include modernising facilities, seismic upgrades, […]

Airports

Barcelona Airport Assigns Vanderlande Contract

July 24, 2012 0

AENA Aeropuertos has awarded the new operations and maintenance (O&M) contract for the baggage handling system at Barcelona El Prat Airport’s Terminal 1 to Vanderlande Industries Spain.  The contract has an initial duration of one […]