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Battle of Britain

What next for the UK in terms of airport expansion? Martha Grekos provides a progress report on the work of the Airports Commission and the possible options open to the government.

NEWS March 14, 2014

UK airport passenger numbers rise 3.5% in 2013

New figures published by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) today reveal 2013 saw UK airports grow passenger numbers for the third consecutive year.

Control tower at Quonset State awarded eco certificate

Quonset State Airport’s new air traffic control tower (ATCT) in North Kingstown, Rhode Island has been awarded the LEED silver certification.

Metro line to be built at Miami International

A metro line will built at Miami International Airport (MIA) to transport passengers from Terminal E to its satellite terminal.

NEWS March 14, 2014

Dufry turnover soars by 13.3% in 2013

The Dufry Group has reported ‘strong performance’ in the 2013 financial year with turnover growing 13.3%.

Ferrovial interested in Kansai International concession

Heathrow operator Ferrovial Aeropuertos revealed its interest in the Kansai International Airport tender at yesterday’s ACI Airport Economics and Finance Conference in London.

NEWS March 13, 2014

The bulk of the world's airports still operating at a loss – new ACI Economics Report

The profitability struggle faced by the world’s airports was one of the topics under the microscope in the opening session of this year’s Airport Economics and Finance Conference in London.

Adding value

Why do airports need a brand? George Karamanos considers the importance of branding and the impact it can have on a gateway’s image.

NEWS March 12, 2014

Airlines predicted to make $18.7 billion profit in 2014

On the eve of ACI’s Airport Economics & Finance Conference in London, IATA has revealed that 2014 is set to be a good year for world’s airlines, with anticipated profits of $18.7 billion.

NEWS March 12, 2014

New bids to be submitted for Myanmar airport

Work on the new Hanthawaddy International Airport in Myanmar faces additional delays because of a new project policy change, according to reports.

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