Airports

Airport Security “Getting Ridiculous”

June 12, 2009 0

Security at airports is “getting ridiculous,” said Peter Griffiths, the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) regional Vice President for Europe at a recent conference in Paris.  Adding that passengers: “almost had to strip” to get […]

Airports

Luton brings in £1 drop-off fee

May 8, 2009 0

London Luton Airport is to charge motorists a £1 charge for dropping off passengers at its terminal building. The charge will enable drivers to spend up to 10 minutes in the airport’s recently refurbished drop-off […]

Airports

Jervis B Webb Awarded Dallas Contract

May 8, 2009 0

The Jervis B Webb materials handling company, a subsidiary of Daifuku Co Ltd, and has announced a contract worth approximately $16 million with Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to install a new automated in-line baggage […]

Airports

CONRAC Showcases New Bezel Products

May 8, 2009 0

Germany’s CONRAC displayed its latest generation of flat screens for digital signage, which are largely characterised by their almost frameless design which have a bezel width of less than 0.6 inches (15mm). The company says […]

Airfield / Airport Lighting

Toronto Tests SafeLED IQ

May 8, 2009 0

Toronto Pearson International Airport in North American airport to test the Safegate’s SafeLED IQ lighting fixture which allows the user the to monitor and control each and every fixture in the circuit in order to […]

Airports

Biometric IDs: The Right Solution?

May 8, 2009 0

The use of biometric ID checks remains a divisive subject for many people, says John Elliott from Consult Hyperion, an independent consultancy.  But does this technology help to make our airports more secure? With airport […]

Airports

Putting Passengers First

May 8, 2009 0

Jim Bujold, VP Honeywell Building Solutions explains how intelligent technologies help airport operators put passengers first. Change is afoot.  In March 2009, the British Government made clear its intention to bring about regulatory reform that […]

Air Cargo

Bahrain: Towards 2030

May 8, 2009 0

Tom Allett reports from Bahrain, an airport with regional ambitions. Located in the Persian Gulf, near the eastern coast of Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom of Bahrain is an archipelago of 40 islands with Manama as […]