Irish firm awarded Oman airports training and advisory contract

Dublin Airport Authority subsidiary, daa International (daai), has been awarded a training and advisory contract for new airport developments in Oman.

Work starts on new Vibe Hotel at Canberra Airport

Canberra Airport has announced its partner for a new 4.5 star hotel to be built adjacent to the new terminal will be Toga Far East Hotels (TFE Hotels) under the Vibe Hotel brand, and says construction work has started.

UAE gateways report continued strong traffic growth

Gateways in the United Arab Emirates have reported they continue to record strong passenger traffic numbers in 2014.

London Luton MD leaves to pursue other opportunities

London Luton Airport’s board of directors has announced managing director, Glyn Jones, will be leaving to pursue other opportunities.

Looking good!

Heathrow is confident that its new Terminal 2 will enhance the passenger experience and set a new benchmark in airport design, writes Justin Burns.

Travellers to Gatwick get in the Wimbledon spirit

Travellers can get in the Wimbledon tennis spirit by taking part in the interactive Jacob’s Creek Open at Gatwick’s South Terminal.

Tour de France mural painted on terminal at Leeds Bradford

The front of the terminal at Leeds Bradford Airport has been given a makeover with the creation of mural à la Tour de France.

APC kiosks to be installed at Phoenix Sky Harbor

The Vancouver Airport Authority has sold 12 automated passport control (APC) kiosks to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to help enhance the customs entry process for international travellers.

International firms vying to build new Crete airport

Chinese, French, German and Spanish firms are all reportedly vying to build an €800 million ($1 billion) airport on the Greek island of Crete, according to reports.

Perth Airport seeks input on master plan

Perth Airport’s draft master plan is proposing a third runway by 2019, new terminals and a rail-link.

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