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IT February 12, 2018

Volumes better

Volumes better

Smarter warehouses and new strategic alliances will transform how airports handle cargo in the future, writes Unisys Corporation’s Venkatesh Pazhyanur.

London Luton sets new January traffic record and looks forward to milestone year

London Luton Airport has started the new year like it ended the last, with record traffic figures, as it handled over one million passengers in January for the first time in its history.

Norwegian Seafood exports driving huge increase in cargo volumes at Oslo Airport

Oslo Airport saw a huge increase in air cargo in 2017, the biggest volumes of which were exports of fresh Norwegian seafood.

Brisbane issues RFPs for technology and book/souvenir outlets

Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) is inviting Request for Proposal (RFP) from leading edge technology retailers and premium quality books or souvenirs retailers as part of a A$40 million redevelopment of the Northern (Qantas) end of its busy Domestic Terminal.

BLOG: How airlines can make the airport lounge experience work for them

Airport real estate is in higher demand than ever before, writes Errol McGlothan. Retail remains a key priority and is highly profitable; spending in airports reached a global total of $38 billion in 2016 and is expected to grow by 27% to reach $49 billion by 2021 – it’s no wonder it’s hotly contested.

Forward bookings suggest an 11% rise in Chinese New Year travellers

The Chinese are travelling abroad in bigger numbers than ever to celebrate their coming New Year, with daily international departures 11% up on a comparable period last year, according to latest figures from ForwardKeys.

HOK to design new transit centre and passenger processing facility at Toronto Pearson

The new regional transit centre and passenger processing facility at Toronto Pearson International Airport will be designed by HOK, the Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) has announced.

ACI Europe reflects on "a very good year" for the continent's airports

Europe's airports enjoyed "a very good year" in 2017 with passenger numbers rising by an impressive 8.5% across the continent, according to the latest traffic figures from ACI Europe.

Guam's AB Won Pat International Airport to challenge court decision over duty free concession

Guam's Antonio B Won Pat International Airport today launched an appeal against a court decision to declare the duty free concession awarded to Lotte Duty Free Guam in 2013 null and void.

New look departure lounge planned for George Best Belfast City Airport

George Best Belfast City Airport has announced a £15 million infrastructure investment that will include a major upgrade of its departure lounge, incorporating its retail, food and beverage offering.

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