Thursday, 11 July 2013 |

UK needs 'constellation' approach for London airports

A ‘constellation’ of Gatwick, Heathrow and Stansted – each, in time, with two runways – is the best for the UK to beat the capacity crunch, according to Gatwick CEO, Steve Wingate.

Thursday, 11 July 2013 |

Heathrow hires army of 'porters' to help families this summer

Heathrow has come up with a novel way of helping the nearly 200,000 British families that are expected to fly out of the gateway for their summer holidays in the next few weeks – an army of porters to help them with their luggage!

Wednesday, 10 July 2013 |

Glasgow Airport takes pride in new logo

With perfect timing, as Scotland celebrates Andy Murray's victory at Wimbledon, Glasgow Airport has unveiled a patriotic new logo.

Wednesday, 10 July 2013 |

European Commission allocates €600m for Single European Sky research

The European Commission is investing €600m to help develop technology that can streamline flights across the region's increasingly crowded airspace.

Wednesday, 10 July 2013 |

Heathrow is the only answer to the UK's capacity crunch – Colin Matthews

Heathrow CEO, Colin Matthews, today warned that the UK risked "dropping out of the premier league of international connectivity" unless his airport's capacity was expanded.

Wednesday, 10 July 2013 |

Ice cream van comes to Manchester Airport

Manchester Airport’s Food Quarter is giving passengers a taste of regional food culture with pop-up street food stalls including an award-winning ice-cream van.

Wednesday, 10 July 2013 |

Healthier food options for kids at Chicago Midway

Healthier food for young travellers is coming to Chicago Midway’s restaurants – courtesy of the Healthy Fare for Kids initiative.

Tuesday, 09 July 2013 |

Bank loan from China to finance new Khartoum gateway

Khartoum’s eagerly awaited new airport is finally set to be built after China’s Export Import Bank agreed to bankroll its development.

Tuesday, 09 July 2013 |

Best ever June for Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Airport enjoyed its busiest June on record – the 950,000 passengers during the month representing an all-time high and 8.4% rise on the corresponding period a year ago.

Monday, 08 July 2013 |

Global passenger traffic soars in May

May was a banner month for the world's busiest passenger airports, with 18 of the top 20 gateways experiencing a year-on-year rise in traffic, according to ACI World.

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