Aviation Media Logo


Dubai and Calgary joined a number of airports around the world this weekend to switch off their lights for an hour in aid of ‘Earth Hour’.


Athens International, London Luton, and Singapore Changi are to turn off their lights for an hour tomorrow (26 March) for Earth Hour 2011.

John Brantley, the airport director at Raleigh-Durham International, has announced he will retire at the end of July.


Brazil's new president Dilma Rousseff has revealed plans to create a new civil aviation authority.


Airports must invest in technologies and innovations over the next ten years to meet the demands of the modern day passenger, according to the results of a new survey.

Figures released by Amsterdam Schiphol show that employment at the airport fell 0.3% over the last year compared with the previous year’s drop of 7.7%.

Passenger numbers at Singapore Changi hit 3.39 million in February, jumping 9.1% compared with a year ago.

Rapiscan Systems’ 620DV advanced baggage scanner has passed EU regulations on liquid threat detection.

SNC-Lavalin has been awarded a contract to operate and convert the former Toulouse-Francazal military airfield into a hub for business aviation.


Page 16 of 16

Get the Airport World Newsletter!

Follow us on Twitter

8847 peoples are following airportworldmag