Airports

First Integrated Airport Hotel for New Zealand

February 14, 2019 0

The first hotel in New Zealand fully connected and integrated with an airport terminal has opened at Wellington Airport. The four-star Rydges Wellington Airport hotel features 134 rooms, a bar and restaurant serving breakfast, lunch […]

Passenger Terminal

Helsinki Airport Introduces the Aukio

February 7, 2019 0

Passengers at Helsinki Airport have been able to use a new expansion area since February 8. Named Aukio, it is the space at the heart of the long-haul expansion area, through which departing passengers reach their flights […]

IT

Miami Introduces Facial Recognition Departures

February 6, 2019 0

Passengers departing from Miami International Airport (MIA) to Munich on Lufthansa flight 461 can now board with the quick click of a camera instead of a boarding pass and passport, thanks to the airport’s launch […]

Baggage Handling

New Self-bag-drop Installation at Montréal-Trudeau Airport

January 31, 2019 0

Canada’s Montréal-Trudeau Airport (YUL), has announced the introduction of an automated baggage handling system called Air.Go from Materna intelligent passenger solutions (ips). A total of 16 self-bag-drop kiosks have been in operation at YUL since […]

Baggage Handling

BEUMER-PCL Awarded GTAA Baggage 2025 Contract

January 31, 2019 0

PLC Construction in North America has, in joint venture with the BEUMER Group, signed a master agreement with the Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) for Toronto Pearson International Airport’s Baggage 2025 initiative. To accommodate growth […]

Passenger Terminal

Berlin BER Continues Towards October 2020 Opening

January 29, 2019 0

At its first meeting of 2019, the supervisory board of the much-delayed Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg airport noted progress had been made towards “eliminating the deficiencies” that have plagued the airport’s development. A company statement said […]