A total of 6.3 million passengers used Bristol Airport last year, surpassing the previous annual record set in 2008, and the UK gateway is forecasting a bumper 2015.
ACI Europe has released its traffic report for November, which found Europe’s airports grew by 5.3% and non-EU gateways rose by 5.4%.
TAV Airports has paid €117.9 million +VAT for the concession to operate Istanbul Ataturk Airport and a further €24.3 million +VAT to run Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport to the State Airports Authority (DHMI).
London City Airport has reported a bounce-back in business travel has resulted in a record-breaking year in 2014.
Companies have been invited to submit bids to carry out the runway extension at UK gateway Lydd Airport in Kent.
London Luton Airport welcomed record passenger numbers in 2014, which was an increase of 8.1% on 2013.
The number of passengers travelling to and from Swedavia's ten airports increased by 7% in 2014 compared to 2013.
Los Angeles had a record-breaking year in 2014 for passenger traffic at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and tourism numbers into the city.
Abu Dhabi-based construction firm Al Jaber Group has won the contract to develop the new state-of-the-art Abha Airport in Saudi Arabia.