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NEWS January 7, 2014

New winter equipment facility to be constructed at Blue Grass Airport

A purpose-built snow removal equipment and maintenance facility will be constructed at Blue Grass Airport in Lexington, Kentucky.

European Investment Bank to lend €80 million for Zagreb Airport expansion

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending €80 million to finance the expansion of Zagreb Airport in Croatia.

Record breaking year for Leeds Bradford International

Leeds Bradford International Airport (LBA) has completed a record breaking number of passengers in 2013 with 3.3 million flying through the airport, an increase of 11% on 2012.

New chief corporate officer appointed by duty free operator Dufry

Duty free operator Dufry has appointed Luis Marin as chief corporate officer and as a new member of the Group Executive Committee from January 1.

ASUR receives approval to run concessions at nine Mexican airports

Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste (ASUR) has received approval to continuing to run concessions at nine airports in Mexico from 2014-2028.

Popping up everywhere

Malgorzata Lach takes a closer look at the evolution of pop-up retail and F&B outlets at airports.

London Heathrow has most Twitter followers at end of 2013

London Heathrow Airport had 194,051 Twitter followers at the end of 2013 - making it the world’s most followed airport.

Passenger traffic down by 1.4% in 2013 at Hamburg Airport

Passenger numbers dropped by 1.4% in 2013 at Hamburg Airport after a turbulent year.

NEWS January 3, 2014

Master Plan for expansion at Anchorage International to be released soon

A draft Master Plan document recommending future expansion at Anchorage International Airport will be released in the early part of this year.

NEWS January 2, 2014

San Jose International passenger traffic rises for 11th consecutive month

Passengers departing and arriving at San José International Airport (SJC) increased for the 11th consecutive month in 2013.