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Thursday, 19 May 2011 |

Sheremetyevo International to get new cargo terminal



Lufthansa Consulting has been awarded the contract to plan a new state-of-the-art cargo terminal at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo International Airport.

Thursday, 19 May 2011 |

Massport appoints interim CEO


The Massport Board has named chief legal counsel, David Mackey, as its new interim CEO to replace Thomas Kinton from next month.

Thursday, 19 May 2011 |

Scotland determined to axe its tax

Scotland says it wants to scrap the Air Passenger Duty (APD) to ensure its air services remain competitive within Europe, while easyJet is battling the hated tax by launching a high-profile campaign and lobbying Members of Parliament (MPs), writes Lucy Siebert.

Wednesday, 18 May 2011 |

Warsaw Chopin leading the way on Facebook

Warsaw Chopin’s decision to embrace social media as a key communication tool appears to be paying off, with the Polish airport now boasting more followers on Facebook than any other European gateway.

Tuesday, 17 May 2011 |

More luxury lounges for London

A new airport lounge, operated by No. 1 Traveller, opened in Gatwick's North Terminal this morning, featuring a spa and hair salon, and will be followed by another new facility in Heathrow's Terminal 3 later this summer, which will even have 'bedrooms' for hire for transit passengers. 

Tuesday, 17 May 2011 |

Changi opens new Chocolate store

Singapore Changi may be the new favourite airport of the world’s ‘chocoholics’ after opening an innovative new outlet dedicated to confectionary.

Tuesday, 17 May 2011 |

New F&B contracts aiming to put LA back in LAX

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) has awarded 10-year contracts to two food and beverage concessionaires in a bid to boost customer satisfaction levels.

Monday, 16 May 2011 |

Indianapolis International Airport opens 'Nature Park'

Indianapolis International Airport has opened a nature park on the airport’s land, to offer visitors the chance to enjoy direct participation in a bat conservation area.

Monday, 16 May 2011 |

Reagan National ready to renovate runway

Beginning tonight, preparations will begin for the main north-south runway, Runway 1/19, at Washington Reagan National to be completely milled and re-surfaced for the first time since 1990.

Monday, 16 May 2011 |

Bordeaux considers development options

Bordeaux Airport is planning an overhaul of its main terminals, in a bid to handle a predicted rise in passenger numbers as well as boost revenue streams.

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