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Budapest Airport has leased up to 80% of its soon-to-be-built cargo base to two ground handling companies, Celebi Ground Handling and Malév.


East Midlands Airport has installed two new wind turbines on the aerodrome, which will end up generating 5% of the airport’s electricity.


Delaware North Companies (UK) has officially opened a new $2.5 million food and beverage development, consisting of four new bars and restaurants, at Glasgow Airport.



Passenger traffic at Halifax Stanfield International Airport increased 2.7% in 2010, making it one of the busiest years in the airport’s 50-year history.


Brazil led the way as the Latin America–Caribbean region showed the strongest traffic growth in March, according to the latest ACI World figures.



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.


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


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


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


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.

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