Legislation

Moscow Domodedovo Airport introduces thermal scanning cameras

July 30, 2020 0

Moscow Domodedovo Airport (IATA: DME) has announced the introduction of thermal scanning cameras that perform temperature checks for domestic passengers. The cameras have been installed in the airport’s domestic arrivals hall to detect any passengers […]

Legislation

Heathrow calls for COVID-19 test on arrival

July 29, 2020 0

The CEO of Heathrow Airport, John Holland-Kaye, has said that airports should be allowed to test arriving passengers for the coronavirus, thereby reducing the amount of time people would need to spend in quarantine. The […]

Contracts

Concessionaire agreement signed for Sofia Airport

July 24, 2020 0

The Bulgarian Ministry of Transport and the SOF Connect consortium has signed a concessionaire agreement for the development Sofia Airport. The consortium members, Meridiam, Strabag and Munich Airport will now work together with all the […]

Appointments

Interim CEO announced for Cardiff Airport  

July 8, 2020 0

Cardiff Airport (IATA: CWL) has confirmed its CEO Deb Bowen Rees will be stepping down from August 1, 2020 and chief commercial officer (CCO) Spencer Birns will step up as interim CEO from the same date.  An airport […]

Operations

Berlin Airports note upturn in passenger numbers

July 7, 2020 0

Passenger numbers at Berlin’s airports rose significantly in June thanks to the easing of travel regulations. Schönefeld and Tegel Airports handled 167,891 passengers in June, three times as in in May (51,979 passengers). Despite the […]

Airline Focus

American Airlines to fly from Heathrow’s Terminal 5

July 3, 2020 0

American Airlines has announced it will begin provisionally operating all flights from London Heathrow (LHR) Terminal 5 (T5), the home of its Atlantic joint business partner and fellow oneworld member, British Airways, from July 7. […]