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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 |

Munich awards hold baggage screening contract

Morpho through its subsidiary Morpho Detection, has announced a contract with the District Government of Upper Bavaria for the deployment of its high-speed CTX 9800 DSi explosives detection system (EDS) at Munich International Airport.

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 |

Canberra Airport Master Plan approved

Australian deputy prime minister and minister for infrastructure and regional development Warren Truss, has approved Canberra Airport’s 2014 Master Plan, setting out the gateway’s strategic direction for the next 20 years.

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 |

FAA identifies constraints and improvements at US airports

The third edition of a US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) report on long-term airport capacity needs concludes the FAA and airport operators must rely on NextGen technologies and procedures as well as runway improvements "to address future airport capacity constraints".

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 |

Report finds emerging economies dominating airport expansion

Emerging economies dominate the list of countries with plans for airport expansion, reflecting a shift in the global economy that risks leaving the UK behind, according to a new analysis of the sector.

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 |

Dubai takes over top spot for international traffic numbers

Dubai Airports today released its year-end traffic report, which confirm that Dubai International has taken over the position as the number one airport for international passenger numbers from Heathrow.

Monday, 26 January 2015 |

Airlines to operate out of single terminals at Gatwick

Gatwick Airport has conducted a strategic review of its terminal operations and has announced a plan to operate airlines out of single terminals in the future, as part of its bid to ease passenger journeys and simplify operations.

Monday, 26 January 2015 |

San Diego reaches highest traffic mark since 2007

San Diego International Airport served a record 18.7 million passengers in 2014, the highest total since 2007, and also set new records for total passenger boarding and international travellers.

Monday, 26 January 2015 |

Helsinki posts record traffic numbers in 2014

Nearly 16 million passengers travelled via Helsinki Airport last year which was an all-time high for the Finnish gateway.

Monday, 26 January 2015 |

Abu Dhabi’s MTB project taking shape

Abu Dhabi Airports’ board of directors carried out a site visit to the Midfield Terminal Building (MTB) last week to review the progress made on the future gateway to the capital city.

Monday, 26 January 2015 |

San Francisco to install 40 self-service border kiosks

Vancouver Airport Authority has announced the sale of 40 BorderXpress automated passport control (APC) kiosks to the city and county of San Francisco, for use at San Francisco International Airport (SFO).