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NEWS April 5, 2011

Dubai Duty Free sales up 13% in first quarter


Sales at Dubai Duty Free reached $343 million in the first quarter of the year, representing an increase of 13% on the same period in 2010.

NEWS April 5, 2011

Denver's refinancing means bonds retain ratings



Denver International Airport’s outstanding General Airport Revenue Bonds (GARBs) have retained their ratings, as the airport plans to refinance next week.

NEWS April 5, 2011

Hartsfield-Jackson hosts conference for prospective concessionaires


A pre-proposal conference is being held today (5 April) at the Georgia International Convention Center for prospective bidders interested in a range of concession projects at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta.

NEWS April 4, 2011

Lufthansa offers kerbside check-in at Detroit


Lufthansa has launched kerbside check-in for Business and First Class passengers travelling from Detroit to Frankfurt.

NEWS April 4, 2011

Narita conducts radiation tests within the airport


Tokyo Narita has stopped taking radiation readings from locations around the airport, and instead will now focus on taking samples from within the airport premises.

NEWS April 1, 2011

Political turmoil leads to dramatic fall in MENA region traffic


Political upheaval across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region led to huge declines in passenger traffic in some countries during February, new ACI traffic figures for February reveal.

NEWS April 1, 2011

Anxious airports prepare for kid-only flights

With flight comparison site Skyscanner recently revealing that 59% of travellers support the idea of a ‘family only’ section on planes, some commercial airlines are said to be ‘seriously considering’ offering this option – as well as the possibility of entirely kid-free flights.

Money Matters

ACI’s Andreas Schimm considers the improved performance of the world’s airports in 2010 and their growing economic power.

NEWS April 1, 2011

Heathrow's Terminal 4 celebrates 25th birthday

The terminal was officially opened 25 years ago by the Prince and Princess of Wales (pictured above).


Heathrow Terminal 4 celebrates its silver jubilee today.

NEWS March 31, 2011

Revamp for Chile's Carlos Ibez del Campo Airport



The Consorcio Aeroportuario Magallanes group, a subsidiary of transport firm Agencias Universales (Agunsa), has won the concession to revamp Carlos Ibáñez del Campo Airport in Chile’s southern region XII.

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