Airport Technology & IT


A World First for Frankfurt Airport

The World’s first electronic Dangerous Goods Declaration (eDGD) shipment has been processed at Frankfurt Airport. A shipment from healthcare specialist Abbott Diagnostics in Wiesbaden was … More ››

New Aviation Security Course Launched

The training arm of the UK Civil Aviation Authority (UK CAA), CAA International (CAAi), has announced a new Security Management Systems (SeMS) two-day training course. … More ››

GOL Introduces Self Bag-Drop at Rio de Janeiro

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 … More ››

Brisbane Airport Extends Technology Partnership

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 … More ››

Cardiff Airport Launches Draft Masterplan

Cardiff Airport, (IATA: CWL) Wales, has launched a draft Masterplan covering its development aims for the next 20 years. While serving the Welsh capital, the … More ››

Emirates Announces IATA 753 Compliance Certification for its Dubai hub

Emirates has announced the award of IATA 753 compliance certification for its baggage operation in its home base of Dubai, United Arab Emirates.  The resolution … More ››

Prague and Incheon Airports Sign New Partnership Agreement

Prague Airport and Incheon International Airport Corporation (IIAC), the operator of Incheon International Airport serving Seoul, South Korea, have signed an extensive international partnership agreement. … More ››

Siemens Signs Dubai Airports Deal

Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) and Dubai Airports have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore potential areas of collaboration that will … More ››

Collaboration Between Monarch Aircraft Engineering and Cranfield University Grows

A visit from the senior management team of Monarch Aircraft Engineering Limited to Cranfield University in Bedfordshire showcased the growing collaboration between the two organisations. … More ››

Campaign to Save Birmingham Airport’s Original Terminal Building

A campaign and online petition has been launched to save Birmingham Airport’s historic first terminal building which has an uncertain future. The Elmdon terminal building … More ››