Armstrong International Traffic Growth Continues

March 7, 2013 0

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, USA, reported a 0.6% rise in passenger volumes to 8,600,989 in 2012, compared to 8,548,375 in 2011. Departing passengers increased 0.6% to 4,306,707 while arriving passengers went up 0.7% […]


European Airport Traffic Suffers “Alarming” Decline

February 26, 2013 0

European airport trade body ACI Europe has released its traffic results for 2012, a year marked by a progressive slowdown in passenger traffic and continued recession for freight traffic. The overall passenger traffic at Europe’s […]

Air Traffic Control

Lower Airport Charges at Chopin Airport

January 4, 2013 0

Chopin Airport has introduced new discounts for airlines operating in Warsaw, Poland, making the charges among the lowest in central Europe. Approved by the President of the Civil Aviation Office, the new charges came into […]

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 […]


Dubai International Passenger Numbers Climb 14.3%

November 29, 2012 0

Dubai International Airport (DXB) registered its second busiest month on record with 4.92 million passengers passing through the world’s fourth busiest international aviation hub in October 2012, an increase of 14.3%, according to the monthly […]


Dulles Celebrates 50th Anniversary

November 19, 2012 1

Hundreds of public officials, aviation industry leaders and airport employees are expected to gather this week to mark the 50th anniversary of Washington Dulles International Airport, designed as the nation’s first facility to handle commercial […]

Air Traffic Control

UK Flights’ Punctuality Falls in Q2

September 25, 2012 0

Data released by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) shows that between April and June 2012, the overall on-time performance (defined as the proportion of flights arriving or departing early or up to 15 minutes late) […]

Air Cargo

Singapore Changi Posts 10% Passenger Growth

September 20, 2012 0

Singapore Changi Airport handled 4.28 million passenger movements in August 2012, showing a 10.9% increase year-on-year.  Air traffic movements also grew 6.5% to 27,400 flights. Double-digit growth was registered for demand for air travel to […]


Hong Kong Automation

June 18, 2012 0

An automatic self-verification system for passengers at inspection points has been implemented at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA), as part of a package of enhanced security measures. The new system relies on barcode imagers from […]