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Work started on new cargo airport in Nigeria

Bayelsa, the Nigerian state with territory encompassing much of the oil-rich Niger Delta, has begun groundwork on a new international cargo airport in the African country.

Virtual reality passenger assistant hired at Miami

Miami International Airport’s South Terminal has a new virtual reality passenger assistant who gives travellers helpful information about the 60 shops, restaurants and services.

Chicago O'Hare busiest hub for aircraft movements

Chicago O’Hare International Airport has regained its status as the world’s busiest hub for flight operations, according to Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

JR/Watch Co. boutique opens in Perth Airport’s T1

Australia’s newest JR/Watch Co. luxury boutique has opened in Perth Airport’s International Terminal (T1), alongside the redesigned JR/Duty Free store in the departures lounge.

NATS reports increase in flights at UK airports

During August UK air traffic management provider NATS says it handled 210,615 flights, an increase of 2.2% compared to the same month last year.

LAX installs new Automated Passport Control kiosks to reduce arrivals queues

Los Angeles International Airport has installed 40 new Automated Passport Control (APC) kiosks in a bid to speed up the entry process for international arriving passengers at the airport’s Tom Bradley International Terminal.

Size of the Matter

Can airports really justify building huge terminals in an age when the industry needs to promote sustainable growth? Mott MacDonald’s aviation practice leader, Chris Chalk, gives his views.

Blog: What is your business model?

Nuno Brilha offers his thoughts on the evolving airport business models.

Aviation industry confirms commitment to reducing carbon emissions

The aviation sector joined other business and government groups at the United Nations Climate Summit today to announce a commitment on climate action between ICAO and the industry represented by the Air Transport Action Group (ATAG). 

Work starts on terminal expansion project at Riga International Airport

Construction work has started on the expansion of the Northern Terminal at Riga International Airport in Latvia.

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