Airports

Virtual Shopping Comes to Frankfurt Airport

May 9, 2013 0

In close cooperation with Fraport AG, Heinemann Duty Free has unveiled a ‘QR code wall’ at Frankfurt Airport, Germany.  From now on, passengers passing Schengen gate B5-9 will be able to buy duty free goods […]

Airports

Münster-Osnabrück Airport Selects ARINC vMUSE

April 5, 2013 0

ARINC’s long-time customer Münster-Osnabrück Airport (FMO), Germany, is extending its use of the company’s common-use solution with an upgrade to vMUSE. Under the new agreement, ARINC is providing its CUPPS-compliant vMUSE platform with third level […]

Airports

ARINC Continues at Munich T2

February 20, 2013 0

Munich Airport will continue to use ARINC’s common-use passenger processing systems (CUPPS) at Terminal 2. The two companies have worked together since 2003.  Under the new agreement, ARINC will continue to provide and maintain its […]

Airports

Berlin Brandenburg: Delayed Beyond 2013

January 23, 2013 0

The opening of the new Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) has been delayed for a fourth time with no prospect of a launch this year. The airport’s joint owners, Berlin, Brandenburg and the German Government, met […]

Airports

Dusseldorf Uses Sally-Mobile for Follow-Me

November 6, 2012 0

Dusseldorf Airport has started operating delair’s software solution ‘sally-mobile’ to plan assigning follow-me vehicles. The software comprises a disposition system and a mobile display in the vehicle.  The disposition system automatically generates the orders for […]

Aircraft

Two Decades and Counting

November 6, 2012 0

Munich’s remote aircraft de-icing facility is 20 years old this month. Tom Allett reports.   Twenty years ago, in November 1992, Lufthansa and Munich Airport formed a joint subsidiary, Gesellschaft für Enteisen und Flugzeugschleppen am […]

Airports

Noise Protection for the Neighbours

November 6, 2012 0

Kerstin Graupner explains how Hamburg Airport has launched its ninth Noise Protection Programme. Together with the government of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg and the state government of Schleswig-Holstein, Hamburg Airport has launched […]

Airports

Going Green

November 6, 2012 0

Hamburg Airport wins Green Fleet Award 2012 In October Hamburg Airport won the Green Fleet Award for companies “with innovative ideas and game-changing approaches to fleet management.”  The award was established by the Fleet Company, […]

Airports

Fraport Complete Test Phase for New Pier A-Plus

October 10, 2012 0

Fraport has announced that during the course of eight days in September, 2,000 test passengers put Frankfurt Airport’s new Pier A-Plus at Terminal 1 through its paces. “With the help of these test passengers, during […]