Baggage Handling

Vanderlande Sales Increase by a Third

June 27, 2013 0

  Material handling system provider Vanderlande Industries achieved net sales of €741m (US$965.1m) in financial year 2013.  After remaining essentially unchanged since financial 2010, the company says the 31% increase reflects the market recovery. Order […]

Air Cargo

Abu Dhabi Sees Running Start for 2013

February 26, 2013 0

Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) has released its January traffic report for the Emirate’s international airport, showing a 19.6% increase in passenger traffic year-on-year. More than 1.3 million travellers passed through the airport last month.  […]

Air Cargo

HKIA Sets Monthly Cargo Record in November

December 17, 2012 0

Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA), China, recorded increases in all three traffic categories in November 2012, including a monthly record high for cargo traffic.  Cargo throughput saw growth of 9.3% over the same period last […]

Air Cargo

Boeing Forecasts Air Cargo Growth

October 5, 2012 0

Boeing has predicted that the global air cargo market will expand at a 5.2% annual rate over the next 20 years. According to the company’s World Air Cargo Forecast 2012/2013, growth will be driven by […]


APD: It’s here to stay

September 20, 2011 1

Airports and airlines feel the effects of Air Passenger Duty charges, and things are not going to get any better, as Roy Allen explains. Looking around for new ways of raising revenue, as governments regularly […]