Airline Focus

Auckland Annual Results: FY18

August 29, 2018 0

Auckland Airport has announced its financial results for the 12 months ended June 30, 2018.  Its performance highlights included: Passengers increased by 5.7% to 20.5 million. International and domestic MCTOW increased by 3.4% (up to […]

Airline Focus

GOL Introduces Self Bag-Drop at Rio de Janeiro

August 29, 2018 0

GOL, Brazil’s largest airline, is introducing new self-service bag-drop technology to speed up the airport experience.  Its passengers can now use SITA’s Scan&Fly system to check in their bags when flying domestically from Rio de […]

Air Traffic Control

ACI World Issues new Drone Policy Paper

August 29, 2018 0

In response to the rapid growth of the drone and Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) market worldwide, Airports Council International (ACI) World has launched a policy paper on drones providing informed and practical recommendations for airports. ACI […]

Airline Focus

Stansted Unveils new Images of Arrivals Terminal

August 29, 2018 0

New images of how London Stansted’s planned new Arrivals Terminal will look when it opens in 2020 have been unveiled. The artist’s impressions include aerial views of the terminal entrance and plaza style forecourt as […]

Airports

QANTAS Announces Major Lounge Investment Programme

August 23, 2018 0

  Qantas announced an extension of its global lounge improvement programme on August 23. The multi-million dollar programme will see the national carrier upgrade six lounges in Auckland, Brisbane, Hobart, Sydney, Tamworth and Tokyo. Announcing […]

Airports

Green Light for Frankfurt Airport’s Pier G

August 23, 2018 0

Fraport AG, the owner and operator of Frankfurt Airport, has received the required permit for the construction of Pier G from the building inspectorate of the city of Frankfurt. Pier G was originally envisaged to […]