Airline Focus

AA & BA Lounge Partnership

November 11, 2011 0

AMERICAN AIRLINES and British Airways (BA) are to partner in the operation of the BA Galleries Lounge at Philadelphia International Airport.  It opened in July 2007 and is based on the concept that was created […]

Airports

MIA Mover Opens

November 11, 2011 0

Elevated rail system speeds passengers from the Miami International Airport to its Rental Car Center. Carroll McCormick reports. Life for passengers using Miami International Airport (MIA) became a lot easier on September 9 with the […]

Airports

Peru: Jorge Chavez International Airport

November 11, 2011 0

Mauro Nogarin discusses the history and development of Peru’s largest airport, based in Lima.   Jorge Chavez International Airport (LIM) in Lima, Peru, has been selected by Skytrax Research as the best airport in South […]

Airports

Ezeiza Opens New Terminal C

November 11, 2011 0

Luigi Vallero explores the latest development from Ezeiza International Airport in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The fast-growing Ezeiza International Airport (EZE), also known as Ministro Pistarini International Airport, is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and is […]

Airports

South America Special

November 11, 2011 0

Mauro Nogarin presents a round-up of recent news and views on South American airports. According to the latest report by the Airports Council International (ACI), there was an increase in air traffic in South America […]

Airports

Sacremento Terminal B Opens

November 11, 2011 0

SACREMENTO INTERNATIONAL Airport’s new $1 billion Terminal B was opened in October.  The facility is made up of two buildings – landside and airside – that are connected by two automated people movers.  The landside […]

Airports

São Paulo Work Halted

November 11, 2011 0

A FEDERAL Court Judge in Brazil has ordered work on São Paulo Guarulhos Airport’s new terminal to be stopped.  He said that the state airport authority Infraero had not followed the correct procedures when it […]

Airports

Agreement between Chongqing and Liege Airports

November 11, 2011 0

ON OCTOBER 25, 2011, Liege Airport, Belgium and the Chongqing Airport Group, China, announced that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding in order to encourage cooperation and strengthen the exchanges between the two airports. […]

Airports

Brazilian contract awarded

November 11, 2011 0

STATE AIRPORT operator Infraero has awarded a $183 million contract to Brazilian consortium Encalso-Engevix-Kallas to renovate and expand Manaus-Eduardo Gomes International Airport.  Preliminary work is due to start by the end of this year. The […]

Airports

Tripoli Airport to Reopen

November 11, 2011 0

LIBYA’S PROVISIONAL government has announced that it expects Tripoli International Airport to fully reopen by the end of November.  It has assumed responsibility for operating the gateway as part of its efforts to consolidate control […]