Airline Focus

LATAM Group opens largest VIP Lounge in South America

April 29, 2015 0

LAN Airlines and TAM Airlines, members of LATAM Airlines Group, have opened the largest VIP lounge in South America in Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport Santiago, Chile. LATAM Airline’s new VIP lounge is spread over […]

Airline Focus

American Airlines Redesigns Admirals Club Lounges

April 28, 2015 0

American Airlines says it is beginning the most expansive lounge makeover in the airline’s history. The Admirals Club lounges at Phoenix Sky Harbor International (IATA: PHX) and São Paulo International (GRU) airports, both closed for […]

Airports

Singapore Changi Introduces Fee Incentives

April 24, 2015 0

The Changi Airport Group (CAG) has announced several reductions and rebates to aeronautical fees at Singapore Changi Airport, which will benefit airlines, ground handling agents and passengers. These include reductions to passenger service fees for […]

Airports

Las Vegas Airport Reopens Runway

April 24, 2015 0

The Clark County Department of Aviation reopened Runway 7L/25R at Las Vegas McCarran International Airport on April 22, 2015 ̶ ahead of schedule and in advance of the peak summer travel season. The runway had […]

Air Cargo

Swissport Awarded Second Saudi Ground Handling License

April 21, 2015 0

Swissport International has announced it has been awarded a second ground handling license for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Swissport Saudi Arabia (SSA), which is currently being established, aims to start operations towards the end […]

Airports

Chinese Award for Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport

April 20, 2015 0

Airport operator Aéroports de Paris has been awarded a “Welcome Chinese” certification for Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport (IATA: CDG). This is a first in Europe for an international airport the size of Paris-Charles de Gaulle. […]

Airports

Heathrow Smart Screens Compare Live Airport Transfer Options

April 20, 2015 1

Smart screens have been installed at Heathrow Terminal 2’s baggage reclaim zones showing passengers live price and journey time comparisons between taxis and the airport’s express train service to central London. Heathrow Express, digital out-of-home […]

Airports

Budapest Airport Poised to Launch Retail Tenders

April 20, 2015 0

Budapest Airport has announced another best-ever quarter for commercial revenues during which the Hungarian gateway surpassed €15 million in overall retail and food & beverage sales in Q1. In May, following the maturity of a […]

Airline Focus

Frankfurt T3 Construction to Start This Year

April 17, 2015 0

Fraport AG, the owner and operator of Frankfurt Airport (IATA: FRA), has announced its final decision to commence construction of the new Terminal 3 in 2015. The decision comes after a comprehensive and detailed analysis […]