Italy’s airport’s face an “emergency in terms of infrastructure”, with their growth being constrained by an existing national airport charges regime that needs to be urgently deregulated, warns industry expert, Stefano Baronci.
Passenger traffic at Edinburgh Airport jumped 43.9% last month, making it the busiest April in the gateway’s history.
Passenger numbers at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport climbed 9% over March, while international air cargo plummeted 16% during the same period.
Christchurch Airport has opened a new check-in hall and food court as part of its NZ$160 million terminal development.
East Midlands Airport has installed two new wind turbines on the aerodrome, which will end up generating 5% of the airport’s electricity.
Passenger traffic at Halifax Stanfield International Airport increased 2.7% in 2010, making it one of the busiest years in the airport’s 50-year history.
Brazil led the way as the Latin America–Caribbean region showed the strongest traffic growth in March, according to the latest ACI World figures.