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Birmingham Airport gets funding for electric buses

Birmingham Airport has been awarded £1.4 million in funding from the UK government to support the introduction of electric powered buses at the gateway.

Good year for Europe's airports but capacity and BREXIT concerns remain

ACI Europe today confirmed that 2018 was a good one for Europe's airports, which saw passenger numbers rise by 6.1% to 2.34 billion.

LAWA launches incentive scheme to encourage 'cleaner' vehicles at LAX

Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) is now accepting applications for a new voluntary incentive programme designed to help airport operators achieve compliance with LAWA's environmental policies and further improve the air quality surrounding Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Hong Kong enjoys Chinese New Year celebrations

The Year of the Pig began in style at Hong Kong International Airport earlier today as airport staff joined passengers to celebrate the first day of the Chinese New Year.

Rising passenger numbers sees Detroit Metro enjoy best year since 2007

Detroit Metropolitan Airport handled more passengers last year than it has since 2007, a total of 35.2 million passengers (+1.5%) passing through the Michigan gateway.

Facial recognition boarding comes to Miami International Airport

Lufthansa passengers flying out of Miami International Airport are now able to board their flight with the quick click of a camera instead of a boarding pass and passport, thanks to the airport’s launch of biometric exit technology.

Chicago considers public feedback before announcing O'Hare design team

Five teams are in the running to design a state-of-the-art new terminal at Chicago O'Hare as part of Mayor, Rahm Emanuel's $8.5 billion O'Hare 21 vision for the gateway.

Northern Lights inspired artwork comes to Portland International Airport

A new artwork inspired by the Northern Lights is now surprising and delighting passengers at Portland International Airport (PDX).

NATS trialling the use of artificial intelligence to reduce delays at Heathrow

Air traffic management operator, NATS, has begun a trial to understand whether Artificial Intelligence (AI) could be used to help reduce flight delays.

Sense of Place retail shines at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport

The retail transformation at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport is a powerful demonstration of how regional airports can adopt local themes to develop a unique and authentic 'sense of place', according to The Design Solution.

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