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NEWS February 3, 2011

Ground breaking runway extension for Isle of Man



A major airfield upgrade at Ronaldsway Airport means that the Isle of Man gateway is now equipped to handle aircraft up to the size of A320 and B737 with full payloads.

NEWS February 3, 2011

Tirana reports 2010 growth

Tirana International Airport handled 1.53 million passengers in 2010 – 10.2% more than in the previous year.

NEWS February 3, 2011

Christchurch confirms 'green' credentials

Christchurch International Airport has had its carbon neutral status recertified by Landcare Research until 2013.

NEWS February 1, 2011

Chinese region to get $4.5 billion upgrade

The Chinese government is to invest $4.5 billion on new airport projects in the far western region of Xinjiang over the next five years, according to state media.

NEWS February 1, 2011

ASUR ruled out of Riviera Maya Airport

Mexico's planned new Riviera Maya gateway is still very much on the agenda, although it won't be built by ASUR after the country's anti-trust commission ruled it out of the running on the grounds that it already operates nearby Cancún Airport.

NEWS January 29, 2011

All time high for Denver

A total of 4.2 million passengers used Denver International Airport in December 2010, bringing the year’s passenger total to 52.2 million and making 2010 the busiest year in the gateway's history.

NEWS January 28, 2011

Holograms to help security at Manchester Airport



Manchester Airport is set to become the first airport in the world to introduce holograms as part of its passenger security preparation.

NEWS January 27, 2011

An inconvenient truth?


Theresa Villiers, Minister of State for Transport for the UK.

The chairman of Gatwick Airport has attacked the UK coalition government’s policy of no airport expansion, branding it “possibly the worst strategic decision” in his time in transport.

NEWS January 27, 2011

Indonesia planning airport shake-up

Indonesia's government is reportedly considering building at least one new reliever gateway for Jakarta’s Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in a bid to cope with rising demand.

NEWS January 26, 2011

Upward traffic trend continues at LAX

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) has reported a 4.5% rise in passengers and a 15.8% upturn in cargo volumes for 2010.

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