Airports

Southampton Passenger Numbers on the Rise

August 14, 2013 0

  More than half a million passengers travelled through the regional Southampton Airport, UK, during May to July. The 5.5% year-on-year increase is the airport’s largest growth rate since 2008. Managing Director Dave Lees commented:  […]

Airports

PHX Sky Train Handles Millionth Passenger

July 17, 2013 0

  On July 15, the PHX Sky Train at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport celebrated another milestone as it reached the millionth passenger mark. Airport staff and volunteer navigators cheered as the train carrying the […]

Airports

Orlando Sees Double-Digit International Growth

May 16, 2013 0

Orlando International Airport handled 1,047,434 international passengers in the first three months of 2013, representing a 10.8% growth compared to the first quarter of 2012. Frank Kruppenbacher, Chairman of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority, commented:  […]

Air Cargo

HKIA Sets New Records in March

April 22, 2013 0

Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) has announced that Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) set new single-day records of approximately 200,000 passengers and 1,172 aircraft movements on March 29, the first day of the Easter holiday.  […]

Airports

Dubai Achieves Monthly Record

February 27, 2013 0

Dubai International (DXB) welcomed 5,559,760 passengers in January 2013, setting a new monthly record for the UAE airport and representing a 14.6% increase from the 4,852,139 passengers handled in January last year. Aircraft movements totalled […]

Airports

Northrop Grumman Signs East Midlands Contract

February 8, 2013 0

Northrop Grumman Corporation’s Europe-based airport systems group has signed a contract with East Midlands Airport, UK, part of the Manchester Airports Group, for the delivery of the Passenger Flow module of its Airport Realtime Collaboration […]

Airports

Passenger Traffic Record for SFO

February 6, 2013 0

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) announced an all-time record for passenger traffic, handling 44.5 million passengers in 2012.  This represents an 8.5% increase on 2011, which set the previous record of 41 million. According to […]

Airline Focus

Changi Airport Handles Record Passengers

January 31, 2013 0

Singapore Changi Airport had its busiest month ever in December 2012 to cross the 50-million passengers movements mark for the first time in the airport’s 31-year history. Passenger traffic for 2012 totalled 51.2 million, increasing […]

Air Cargo

Schiphol Registers Record Number of Passengers

January 8, 2013 0

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol welcomed a record 51 million passengers in 2012, representing a 2.6% growth in comparison to 2011.  Freight saw a 3% decrease to 1.5 million tons, whereas air traffic movements increased slightly by […]