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New York-JFK's TWA Flight Center to be transformed into unique hotel

New York governor, Andrew Cuomo, has approved a long-range lease deal to turn the landmark TWA Flight Center at John F Kennedy Airport into a hotel complex, which will honour the airport’s golden jet age era. 

Bergamo Airport introduces 'living pods' for sleepy passengers

Bergamo has become the latest airport to introduce ‘sleeping facilities’ for weary passengers to rest up and relax.

Online feature: Heathrow T3's baggage handling system upgrade

George McBride reflects on Heathrow Terminal 3’s new baggage handling system and how a multi-disciplinary project team was able to integrate new Standard 3 Screening into the Existing Baggage Hall.

Construction of new pet 'resort' starts at Austin-Bergstrom

Construction of new parking facilities, including a new pet resort, has begun at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA).

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta rewarded for energy saving efforts

The energy saving efforts of the world's busiest airport has earned it a $45,000 rebate from the state's energy supplier.

IT September 24, 2015

Time for technology

Time for technology

Montréal-Trudeau is reaping the rewards of deploying advanced technologies and finding new ways of working to improve passenger flows and customer convenience while maintaining high security standards, writes Christiane Beaulieu.

Rail station at Johannesburg's airport to be expanded

The expansion of the train station at Johannesburg's OR Tambo International Airport is a step closer to reality following the appointment of Turner & Townsend to manage the project. 

ACI spearheads new initiative to reduce noise from aviation

ACI and the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO) have joined forces to launch a new initiative to help reduce noise from aviation.

Brits will spend 12 days onboard flights in a lifetime

Big travelling Brits on average will spend the equivalent of 12 days on flights to holiday destinations during their lifetime, according to a new survey.

IT September 21, 2015

A world of opportunities

A world of opportunities

IT is spearheading the development of airports across the world, writes Binnur Güleryüz Onaran, general manager of TAV Information Technologies.

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