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Wednesday, 11 December 2019 |

Sea-Tac outlines guidelines for the use of facial recognition technology

The Port of Seattle, which operates Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, claims to have became the first port in the US to adopt principles to ensure that implementation of public-facing facial recognition technology is "clearly justified, equitable, and transparent".

Tuesday, 10 December 2019 |

Heineken and KLM open Europe's largest airport lounge at Schiphol

Two famous Dutch brands, Heineken and KLM, have partnered to bring a new bar experience to passengers using the airline's stylish new ‘Non-Schengen Crown Lounge’ at Amsterdam Schiphol.

Tuesday, 10 December 2019 |

Dubai's retail/F&B partners to drastically reduce use of plastics

In just over three weeks’ time, plastic cutlery, drinking straws, take-away food packaging and polythene bags will start to disappear from cafés, restaurants and shops at Dubai International Airport (DXB).

Tuesday, 10 December 2019 |

Gatwick's new arrivals management system to reduce holding times

An innovative cross border arrival management system, known as XMAN, has gone into operation at Gatwick Airport following a successful SESAR trial run by NATS and partners across Europe.

Tuesday, 10 December 2019 |

BLOG: Why digitalisation is making the difference to airside operations

Airports are incredibly complex, interconnected ecosystems, whose performance is highly dependent upon hundreds of stakeholders aligning and operating in unison, writes Shell Aviation's Thomas de Boer.

Tuesday, 10 December 2019 |

Tunisia's Enfidah Airport celebrates 10th anniversary

Tunisia's Enfidah-Hammamet Airport turned ten this week and the country's Minister of Transport and Handicrafts, René Trabelsi, made a flying visit to the gateway to celebrate the occasion.

Thursday, 05 December 2019 |

BLOG: The rideshare conundrum at US airports

Airports across the US are making big changes to handle growing congestion at the kerb with Boston Logan becoming the latest gateway to relocate Lyft and Uber drivers from roads around the terminals to a parking garage, writes Justin Rees.

Thursday, 05 December 2019 |

Dublin Airport unveils new Design Ireland Store

The Loop at Dublin Airport is opening a new store to showcase the best of Ireland’s design and crafts to consumers travelling all over the world.

Wednesday, 04 December 2019 |

Ottawa wins award for its passenger accessibility efforts

Ottawa International Airport marked International Day of Persons with Disabilities by announcing that it has received an Accessibility Certified Gold rating under the Rick Hansen Foundation Accessibility Certification (RHFAC) programme.

Monday, 02 December 2019 |

Perth turning to technology to enhance the passenger experience

Perth Airport is turning to technology to help it enhance the passenger experience and better equip it to handle traffic growth.

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