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Thursday, 26 March 2015 |

Lost luggage rates continue to decline – new report

The air transport industry has cut the rate of mishandled bags by 61.3% globally since 2007, creating $18 billion in total estimated cost savings, according to a new report.

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 |

Brisbane Airport claims world first introduction of digital departure cards

Brisbane Airport claims to be leading the way with the trial of an innovative Digital Departure Card for international passengers. 

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 |

Aviation needs to replace an entire generation of staff in the next 15 years – ICAO

ICAO secretary general, Raymond Benjamin, today warned that the aviation industry is facing the “critical challenge” of replacing an entire generation of staff and coping with a doubling of capacity over the next 15 years. 

Monday, 23 March 2015 |

Duty free operator Gebr Heinemann launches new multi-purpose app

Duty free operator, Gebr Heinemann, has launched a new App in a bid to boost sales and engender greater customer loyalty.

Monday, 23 March 2015 |

Airport World to be media partner for GAD Asia

Airport World and sister publication, Asia-Pacific Airports (APA), are pleased to announce that they will be media partners for the first GAD Asia conference in Malaysia this June.

Monday, 23 March 2015 |

Work begins on Orlando's $1.1 billion development programme

Orlando International Airport has started work on the $1.1 billion expansion programme that it hopes will transform it into one of the US's most efficient and user-friendly gateways.

Thursday, 19 March 2015 |

Bancpost agrees to €2 million loan for Timisoara International Airport

Romanian bank Bancpost has signed an agreement with Timisoara International Airport to loan it €2 million to cover its expansion costs for the next a three years.

Thursday, 19 March 2015 |

Blog: The passenger experience and the bottom line

As non-aeronautical revenues rise ever higher up the airport agenda, understanding what motivates passengers to spend and how to further influence that behaviour is becoming more and more essential to the commercially successful airport, writes Mignon Buckingham.

Thursday, 19 March 2015 |

Hong Kong celebrates milestone approval of its third runway

Hong Kong International Airport's plans for a third runway have been approved by the territory's executive council.

Monday, 16 March 2015 |

US airlines to handle 1.1 billion passengers by 2035 – FAA

The FAA today released an annual aviation forecast that shows the US's aviation system will continue to grow over the next two decades with greater numbers of people expected to fly more miles each year.