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NEWS May 6, 2011

Major expansion planned for Brazil's Herclio Luz International Airport



Infraero, Brazil’s national airport authority, has announced five tenders worth $182 million to expand and renovate Hercílio Luz international Airport over the next four years.

NEWS May 5, 2011

Raleigh-Durham International opens pay-as-you-go passenger lounge


Raleigh-Durham has become the latest gateway to open its own lounge for passengers prepared to pay a small fee.

NEWS May 5, 2011

New $35 tax introduced at St Lucia airport


The St Lucia Air and Seaports Authority has introduced a new $35 Airport Development Tax on passengers travelling through Hewanorra International Airport.

NEWS May 5, 2011

Düsseldorf posts 50% profit increase in 2010


Flughafen Düsseldorf GmbH has recorded a 49.9% increase in the group’s profits for 2010, as well as increased turnover and passenger numbers.

NEWS May 4, 2011

Basra International Airport to undergo $65m expansion


Basra International Airport will spend $65 million dollars on a major expansion and renovation project during 2011, according to its director Abdul Ameer Ganim Abdullah.

NEWS May 4, 2011

Paris–Charles de Gaulle unveils €106m renovation project


Aéroports de Paris (ADP) has revealed extensive renovation plans for two terminals at Paris–Charles de Gaulle airport.

NEWS May 4, 2011

TIACA warns of potential 'significant disruption' to the global supply chain

The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has warned that the global supply chain will face “significant disruption” if the US enforces a proposed December 31 deadline for the 100% screening of all international inbound cargo on passenger aircraft.

NEWS May 4, 2011

Port Columbus becomes first US airport to open a Tim Hortons Café


Port Columbus International Airport has opened a Tim Hortons Café and Bake Shop as well as a new Cold Stone Creamery for passengers.

Runway debris detector to be installed at Ben Gurion

Runway specialists X-Sight Systems Ltd are to deploy their foreign object detection system FODetect at Ben Gurion International Airport (BGIA) following a rigorous two year evaluation.

NEWS May 3, 2011

Changi Airport International's new CEO takes up post

Meet, Lim Liang Song, the new CEO of Changi Airports International (CAI), the international investment arm of the Changi Airport Group.

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