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Thursday, 02 June 2011 |

Tornado repairs at Lambert–St Louis to take a year


Work to restore Lambert-St Louis International Airport after the devastating tornado that ripped through the gateway in April, could take up to a year to complete, according to engineers.

Wednesday, 01 June 2011 |

Targeted boarding pass ads to drive airport spending

Airport operators, landlords and concessionaires looking to boost their ancillary revenues may be interested in a new Targeted Advertising (TAD) product created by Ink that directly targets airline passengers during the booking and check-in process by placing brands and offers directly on print-at-home or mobile boarding passes.

Wednesday, 01 June 2011 |

Bombardier secures Skylink contract renewal for $165m


Bombardier Transportation has signed a new 10-year contract with Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport to provide maintenance services for the gateway’s automated people mover (APM).

Tuesday, 31 May 2011 |

Mumbai Airport opens new and improved runway


The primary runway at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) has been reopened following extensive reconstruction over the last seven months.

Tuesday, 31 May 2011 |

Frankfurt banks on brands boosting retail spend


Big brands featuring in Frankfurt Airport’s new 800-metre long Pier–A Plus in Terminal 1, due to open in summer of 2012, will include Mulberry, Hermès, Montblanc, Porsche Design, jewellery retailer Wempe and fashion department store Engelhorn.

Friday, 27 May 2011 |

AENA goes green with electric cars


Spanish airport operator AENA has rented 33 electric cars to carry out various airside operations at four of its airports, as part of a new green initiative.

Friday, 27 May 2011 |

Bengaluru Airport terminal to double in size


Work to expand Bengaluru International Airport’s passenger terminal by 100% is to start next month, its operator has announced.

Thursday, 26 May 2011 |

Berlin Airlift Veterans oppose Tempelhof plans


Berlin’s closed Tempelhof Airport is “perfect as it is” and transforming it into a city park is “disrespectful”, according to a group petitioning against the changes.

Thursday, 26 May 2011 |

Cargo carrier boosts Hyderabad pharma industry


Lufthansa Cargo has started operations at its new pharmaceutical hub at Hyderabad Airport in India.

Wednesday, 25 May 2011 |

Philippine court orders Manila terminal compensation


A Philippine court has ordered the government to pay Philippine International Air Terminals Co. Inc. (PIATCO) $176 million in compensation over the expropriation of the controversial airport terminal in Manila.

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