Air Cargo

Swissport Opens its Second Largest Air Cargo Hub in Germany

September 24, 2018 0

Through its acquisition of Stuttgart-based cargo handler Apron GmbH, Swissport International now has Stuttgart Airport as its second largest German cargo hub. Only its recently expanded Frankfurt facility is larger. The acquisition means Swissport is […]

Air Cargo

ACI World Publishes 2018 World Airport Traffic Report

September 20, 2018 0

Airports Council International (ACI) World has published the 2018 edition of its annual World Airport Traffic Report (WATR) which found that global passenger and cargo growth remained resilient and robust in the face of threats […]

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New Facilities for Prague Václav Havel Airport

September 17, 2018 0

Prague’s Václav Havel Airport (IATA: PRG) has unveiled a newly reconfigured aircraft parking stand, gate layout and passenger waiting area.  The parking stand can accommodate either one large aircraft with a wingspan of up to […]

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Airlines Swap Terminals at Hamburg

September 17, 2018 0

As part of a new terminal plan at Hamburg Airport, several airlines changed terminals during the night of September 18 to 19.  Eurowings has moved to Terminal 1 while British Airway, Vueling, Iberia, Aer Lingus […]

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Stansted Records Busiest Summer Ever

September 12, 2018 0

London Stansted has passed the rolling 27 million passengers a year milestone for the first time in its history following its busiest ever month and a record-breaking summer. The airport said it handled more than […]

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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 […]

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Brisbane Airport Extends Technology Partnership

August 2, 2018 0

Brisbane, the third busiest airport in Australia, has again selected SITA as its technology partner as the airport continues its growth and transformation plans. The new agreement runs for five years and will see SITA […]