Community engagement and sustainability are vital ingredients for any airport development project, writes Parsons Brinckerhoff’s aviation design manager, Jane Ahrens.
Beijing Capital (83.7 million), Guangzhou Baiyun (52.4m), Shanghai Pudong (47.1m), Shanghai Hongqiao (35.6m) and Chengdu Shuangliu (33.4m) were the busiest airports in China in 2013, according to newly released figures by Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC).
A new concourse extension at Terminal B has added 10 new gates at Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport.
London Gatwick Airport has reported strong passenger traffic growth of 15.4% in April to more than 3.1 million travellers.
The Mayor of London’s radical vision for a new town on the site of London Heathrow Airport has taken it first step with the appointment of three architectural firms.
London Heathrow has appointed current development director John Holland-Kaye as the company’s new CEO.
European airport trade body ACI Europe has reported a 4.6% increase in passenger traffic across the region for quarter one of 2014, compared with same period in 2013.