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Firms invited to submit bids to extend runway at Lydd

Companies have been invited to submit bids to carry out the runway extension at UK gateway Lydd Airport in Kent.

Record passenger numbers for London Luton in 2014

London Luton Airport welcomed record passenger numbers in 2014, which was an increase of 8.1% on 2013.

Traffic surge in 2014 at Swedavia operated airports

The number of passengers travelling to and from Swedavia's ten airports increased by 7% in 2014 compared to 2013.

Record-breaking year in Los Angeles for traffic and tourism

Los Angeles had a record-breaking year in 2014 for passenger traffic at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and tourism numbers into the city.

Contract awarded for new airport in Saudi Arabia

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.

Bumper year for Brussels South Charleroi

Brussels South Charleroi Airport (BSCA) ended 2014 on a positive note and last year welcomed more than six million passengers, which was 6% more than what the gateway was expecting.

Aircraft holding times at Heathrow cut during trial

A trial to cut the amount of time aircraft spend circling in ‘holding stacks’ at Heathrow Airport has started to reap rewards.

Helsinki Airport to get long-awaited train connection

Helsinki Airport will get the long-awaited train connection it has been seeking to help improve surface access when the Ring Rail Line opens this summer.

Tulsa launches campaign aimed at boosting traffic

Tulsa International Airport (TUL) has launched a #FLYTULSA campaign aimed at promoting the benefits of flying from the gateway.

Miami sets daily passenger records at start of 2015

Miami International Airport has began 2015 in fine fashion, ringing in the New Year by setting two consecutive single-day passenger records.