Airports

MIA’s New Arrivals Facility Open

August 7, 2012 0

Miami International Airport, USA, opened its new international arrivals facility on July 31.  Passengers arriving at Concourses D, E and F are now being welcomed by a three-level, 400,000sq ft (37,161m2) facility, located in the […]

Airports

T2 For Haikou Meilan

August 7, 2012 0

ADPi, a subsidiary of Aéroports de Paris, has won the contract to design a second terminal for Haikou Meilan airport on Hainan Island in southern China.  The facility will be run by the airport’s existing […]

Airports

Fiumicino Two Master Plan Revealed

August 7, 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, is expected to cost a total of […]

Press Release

Runway Friction Testing Equipment

August 6, 2012 0

SARSYS Friction Tester Transporter built into the VW-Transporter, is one of the most advanced friction measuring systems on the market. It is primarily designed for friction measuring on airport runways and taxiways, but can also […]

Airline Focus

IAG Reports Loss

August 3, 2012 0

Having originally predicted that it would break even this year, the International Airlines Group (IAG), parent company of British Airways and Iberia, has announced a €390m (US$476m) loss for the first half of 2012 compared […]

Airports

Plymouth Airport Needs Partner

August 2, 2012 0

    Photo: Key – Tom Allett Though Plymouth City Airport, UK, was closed by lease holder Sutton Harbour Holdings(SHH) on December 23, the local city council is now seeking a private sector partner to […]

Airports

Halifax Stanfield Airport Increases AIF to Upgrade Facilities

August 2, 2012 2

Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) is preparing to implement the next phase of its current 10-year capital plan to upgrade its facilities, expand current services and enhance the passenger experience at Halifax Stanfield International Airport, […]

Airports

Optimised De-Icing at Frankfurt Airport

August 1, 2012 0

Fraport AG has signed a contract for the implementation of INFORM’s GS RealTime and GS AirportMap to improve N*ICE GmbH’s de-icing operation.  The system will be hosted by Fraport and will provide optimised allocation of […]

Legislation

Rapiscan 620DV Scanner Passes Evaluation

August 1, 2012 0

The 620DV (Dual View) advanced baggage scanner from Rapiscan Systems Inc has passed the European Civil Aviation Conference’s (ECAC) common evaluation process (CEP) Standard 2 threat detection test for Liquid Explosive Detection Systems (LEDS). The […]