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London Heathrow deploys new anti-drone technology

London Heathrow has deployed a bespoke anti-drone system to protect the UK's busiest airfield from drones and the type of disruption they caused at London Gatwick in December 2018.

Heathrow and Munich announce record traffic figures

A record 80.9 million passengers (+1%) passed through London Heathrow in 2019 to cement its status among the top ten busiest airports in the world, while Munich enjoyed a healthy 4% rise in throughput when handling 47.9 million passengers.

Extra security training for Bahrain's airport based Ministry of Interior staff

Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) is to start providing annual civil aviation security training to all Ministry of Interior (MOI) staff based at the airport, including the new police and customs officers that will be required for the new terminal.

View from the top

ACI World director general, Angela Gittens, reflects on how the eco-design of terminals and other facilities is becoming increasingly important for the world’s airports.

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Athens and Moscow Sheremetyevo among airports reporting healthy 2019 traffic rises

Airports across the globe are beginning to announce their traffic figures for 2019, with most reporting an upturn in passenger numbers and some record throughput levels. 

Pedestrian bridge between US and Tijuana airport enjoys record year

A record 2.8 million passengers used the 390ft long pedestrian bridge between San Diego and Tijuana International Airport last year to cross between the US and Mexico.

NEW TECHNOLOGY TO BOOST YANGON'S OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY

Myanmar's Yangon International Airport has turned to technology in a bid to boost its operational efficiency and passenger handling capability.

Terminally challenged

ACI-NA president and CEO, Kevin Burke, outlines the infrastructure development challenges facing US airports over the next five years and beyond.

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All change at the top at Queen Alia in Jordan

Amman's Queen Alia International Airport has a new man in the hot seat following Nicolas Claude's appointment as CEO of operator, Airport International Group (AIG).

New collaboration to increase supply of sustainable aviation fuel

Shell Aviation and World Energy have today announced a collaboration to develop a scalable supply of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF).

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