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Houston Hobby to introduce queue busting biometric technology

Houston's Willliam P Hobby Airport believes that wait times at its US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) inspection checkpoints will be cut by nearly half after the introduction of facial comparison technology this Friday.

Las Vegas McCarran awards $1.5 billion F&B contract extension

The Clark County Board of Commissioners has approved a seven-year, $1.5 billion extension to HMSHost's F&B contract at Las Vegas' McCarran International Airport.

Heathrow home to over 1,000 apprentices in 2019

London's Heathrow Airport has broken its annual apprenticeship record with nearly 1,100 apprentices starting their career journeys at the UK hub last year.

New Icons store opens at Cairns Airport

Lagardère Travel Retail has opened a new Icons store in the Domestic Terminal of Cairns Airport.

Sweden's airports preparing for first commercial electric aircraft

Swedish airport operator, Swedavia, has unveiled a strategy for electric aviation, the goal of which is to equip all ten of its gateways to handle electric aircraft and handle the first commercial electrified flight by 2025. 

Glasgow Airport to help fund local sustainability themed projects

Glasgow Airport’s FlightPath Fund has today pledged £40,000 to support four local sustainability-themed projects.

New artwork set to make Heathrow the world's most instagrammed airport

Four of the world’s most Instagrammed pieces of street art have been recreated at Heathrow to provide passengers with the perfect ‘post’ moment when starting their journey at Heathrow.

People Matters – A hot topic

Terri Morrissey and Richard Plenty provide their thoughts on how changing attitudes to climate change might affect airports.

San Francisco International Airport opens new observation deck

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) will open its new $6.3 million outdoor observation deck, the SkyTerrace, on Friday. 

Cargo and passenger traffic on the rise at Chicago Rockford

Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) has announced its best ever year for both cargo and passenger traffic.

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