The Italian government is to lend Afghanistan €137 million to revamp and expand Herat Airport in Afghanistan, according to a statement released by the Afghan president’s office at the weekend.
Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) has started work on a $1.2 billion expansion project that should further increase capacity at the gateway by 10 million passengers per annum.
Sydney Airport has unveiled plans to reconfigure its terminals, organising them by airlines rather than by international and domestic traffic.
Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport will get a new €70 million terminal by 2015, in order to cater for an expected increase in passenger numbers.
The Saudi Binladin Group (SBG) has secured a $2.3 billion funding contract with the Gulf International Bank (GIB), to finance the expansion and development of King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA) in Jeddah.
Gatwick Airport has unveiled the new €85 million facelift to its North Terminal, part of the gateway’s ongoing €1.4 billion investment programme.
Swedish airport operator Swedavia is set to invest 1 billion krona (€109.3m) in Stockholm Arlanda Airport over the next three years, in order to increase capacity at the gateway and improve passenger services.
Sacramento International Airport’s new $1 billion Terminal B is due to open this Thursday (October 6), on time and on budget.
Canada’s Kelowna International Airport has started construction on the first phase of its multi-million dollar expansion project.