Airline Focus

Airbus to end A380 Production

February 14, 2019 0

Airbus has announced that it will cease production of the world’s largest airliner, the giant A380 ‘superjumbo’ which first entered commercial service in October 2007. The decision follows Emirates’ decision to cut back its most […]

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 […]

Security

ACI World Launches First Online Certificate in Smart Security

January 31, 2019 0

Airports Council International (ACI) World has launched the first ACI Certificate in Smart Security which it says will introduce participants to the core concepts of this globally-established programme. The certificate is offered via an online course by […]