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 […]

Retail

Prague Airport Extends Commercial Zone

January 24, 2019 0

Prague Airport has opened a new 23,680sq ft (2,200m2) commercial zone inside Terminal 2. It is the largest expansion of the Terminal 2 retail space it has ever undertaken. Located right after the security checkpoint, […]

Contracts

Hotel RFP Issued for Nassau Airport 

January 22, 2019 0

The Nassau Airport Development Company (NAD) has issued the Request for Proposal (RFP) for an on-site hotel at Lynden Pindling International Airport (IATA: NAS). NAD said the successful proponent will design, finance, construct and operate […]