Houston Airport System is set to transform Ellington International Airport into a ‘spaceport’ for wealthy passengers who want to travel into space.
Hong Kong has become the latest gateway to report strong passenger growth in April, although it was not all good news for the airport which saw cargo tonnage drop 6.5% during the month, the decline partially due to the impact of the Japanese earthquakes.
To simplify border control, Aéroports de Paris (ADP) has opened nine dedicated fast track immigration lanes at Charles De Gaulle and Orly.
Airports in the US must ‘think outside the box’ and reposition themselves if they are to weather changes in airline services caused by a number of mergers and consolidations in the industry, according to Mario Diaz, aviation director of Houston Airport System (HAS).
Tel Aviv–Ben Gurion International Airport is to enhance runway safety through the installation of a state-of-the-art Foreign Objects Debris (FOD) detection system.
Lufthansa Consulting has been awarded the contract to plan a new state-of-the-art cargo terminal at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo International Airport.
Scotland says it wants to scrap the Air Passenger Duty (APD) to ensure its air services remain competitive within Europe, while easyJet is battling the hated tax by launching a high-profile campaign and lobbying Members of Parliament (MPs), writes Lucy Siebert.