Chopin Airport City Enters Next Stage

August 13, 2013 0

  The development of a business area near Warsaw Chopin Airport, Poland, has entered the next stage of progress.  Polish Airports, together with consultant Arup, is set to begin elaborating a detailed land development plan […]


Seletar Airport Raising Ground Handler Standards

August 12, 2013 0

Changi Airport Group-owned (CAG) Seletar Airport, Singapore, has embarked on a full-scale review of the service and safety standards of its ground handling agents, as part of its long-term strategy to position itself as a […]


Gatwick’s South Terminal Welcomes New Retail

July 22, 2013 0

  London Gatwick’s South Terminal welcomed ten new and refreshed stores on July 18, marking the start of the airport’s retail renovation. From Kurt Geiger and Hugo Boss to Lacoste and Case, the airport is […]

Airfield / Airport Lighting

Detroit Metropolitan to Convert to LED

July 19, 2013 0

  Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) plans to replace all 6,050 lighting fixtures in both parking structures and increase the number of fixtures by 19% – a move that is hoped to save 66% on its […]


Demolition Commences on Gatwick’s Pier 1

June 3, 2013 0

London Gatwick commenced demolition of its second oldest pier, Pier 1, on Friday (May 31), as part of its £1.2 billion (US$1.8bn) transformation. In partnership with Vinci Construction UK, the new design aims to deliver […]


Dubai Airports to Upgrade Runways

May 10, 2013 1

Operator Dubai Airports plans to undertake an extensive runway enhancement project at Dubai International (DXB) during an 80-day period commencing May 1, 2014. To safeguard service levels while the work is taking place, scheduled passenger […]


NACO Wins Taiwan Taoyuan Contract

February 19, 2013 0

Taiwan Airport Company (TAC) has awarded a €33 million (US$44m) consultancy contract for the development of Terminal 3 Area at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TTIA) to a joint venture of NACO, TY Lin and Parsons […]

Airline Focus

Heathrow Adds £3bn to Infrastructure Bill

February 12, 2013 0

  Heathrow Airport Limited, formerly BAA, plans to spend a further £3 billion (US$4.7bn) on infrastructure development at London Heathrow, in addition to the £11bn ($17.2bn) invested since 2003. The investment forms part of the […]