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Tuesday, 05 April 2011 |

Hartsfield-Jackson hosts conference for prospective concessionaires


A pre-proposal conference is being held today (5 April) at the Georgia International Convention Center for prospective bidders interested in a range of concession projects at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta.

Monday, 04 April 2011 |

Lufthansa offers kerbside check-in at Detroit


Lufthansa has launched kerbside check-in for Business and First Class passengers travelling from Detroit to Frankfurt.

Monday, 04 April 2011 |

Narita conducts radiation tests within the airport


Tokyo Narita has stopped taking radiation readings from locations around the airport, and instead will now focus on taking samples from within the airport premises.

Friday, 01 April 2011 |

Political turmoil leads to dramatic fall in MENA region traffic


Political upheaval across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region led to huge declines in passenger traffic in some countries during February, new ACI traffic figures for February reveal.

Friday, 01 April 2011 |

Anxious airports prepare for kid-only flights

With flight comparison site Skyscanner recently revealing that 59% of travellers support the idea of a ‘family only’ section on planes, some commercial airlines are said to be ‘seriously considering’ offering this option – as well as the possibility of entirely kid-free flights.

Friday, 01 April 2011 |

Heathrow's Terminal 4 celebrates 25th birthday

The terminal was officially opened 25 years ago by the Prince and Princess of Wales (pictured above).


Heathrow Terminal 4 celebrates its silver jubilee today.

Thursday, 31 March 2011 |

Revamp for Chile's Carlos Ibez del Campo Airport



The Consorcio Aeroportuario Magallanes group, a subsidiary of transport firm Agencias Universales (Agunsa), has won the concession to revamp Carlos Ibáñez del Campo Airport in Chile’s southern region XII.

Thursday, 31 March 2011 |

New facility boosts cargo 5.7% at Halifax Stanfield


Halifax Stanfield handled nearly 6% more cargo in 2010, thanks to the airport’s new multi-tenant cargo facility.

Wednesday, 30 March 2011 |

Copenhagen Airports A/S appoints new CEO


Thomas Woldbye is the new CEO of Copenhagen Airport and will take up the post on May 1.

Wednesday, 30 March 2011 |

Gatwick welcomes break up of BAA


Gatwick has welcomed the move by the Competition Commission to uphold its decision that BAA should sell a further two airports.

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