Airports

Airport Security “Getting Ridiculous”

June 12, 2009 0

Security at airports is “getting ridiculous,” said Peter Griffiths, the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) regional Vice President for Europe at a recent conference in Paris.  Adding that passengers: “almost had to strip” to get […]

Airports

Luton brings in £1 drop-off fee

May 8, 2009 0

London Luton Airport is to charge motorists a £1 charge for dropping off passengers at its terminal building. The charge will enable drivers to spend up to 10 minutes in the airport’s recently refurbished drop-off […]

Airports

Pathfindas heading to Japan

May 8, 2009 0

Herbert Systems have secured their first Asian order of airport equipment for five extended length baggage handling Pathfindas from Japan.  This follows on from a visit by the customer’s delegates to the Herbert Systems factory […]

Airports

Oxford Upgrades To Cat 5 Fire & Rescue

May 8, 2009 0

Oxford Airport, UK, has been approved to provide rescue and fire (RFFS) services for Cat 5 aircraft for the first time. Cat 5 status allows for the charter and provision of niche aircraft shuttles in […]

Airports

Norbert Dentressangle Extends Manchester Contract

May 8, 2009 0

European logistics and transport company, Norbert Dentressangle, has extended its original three-year contract with the Manchester Airport Group (MAG). The volume of goods handled on behalf of airport retailers has risen steadily, leading to the […]

Airports

Jervis B Webb Awarded Dallas Contract

May 8, 2009 0

The Jervis B Webb materials handling company, a subsidiary of Daifuku Co Ltd, and has announced a contract worth approximately $16 million with Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to install a new automated in-line baggage […]

Airports

CONRAC Showcases New Bezel Products

May 8, 2009 0

Germany’s CONRAC displayed its latest generation of flat screens for digital signage, which are largely characterised by their almost frameless design which have a bezel width of less than 0.6 inches (15mm). The company says […]

Airports

New Training Technology In Oman

May 8, 2009 0

The Oman Airports Management Company (OAMC) has adopted new training technology related to Smiths Heimann X-Ray equipment.  It has invested in a new OTS premium avsec simulation package, promoted as heralding new ‘IQS2’ image quality […]

Airfield / Airport Lighting

Toronto Tests SafeLED IQ

May 8, 2009 0

Toronto Pearson International Airport in North American airport to test the Safegate’s SafeLED IQ lighting fixture which allows the user the to monitor and control each and every fixture in the circuit in order to […]

Airports

Reveal Imaging Announces Twelve Asia Pacific CT-80 Sales

May 8, 2009 0

In April Reveal Imaging Technologies Inc announced the sale of twelve Reveal CT-80/CT-80DR automated explosives detection systems (EDS) to clients in the Asia Pacific region.  The deals total $4.8 million. The Reveal CT-80 class systems […]