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Manchester Airport Group (MAG) has placed a €14 million order with Rapiscan Systems for a number of high-speed luggage scanners to be installed in the airport during 2012.


Dhaka and Chittagong airports in Bangladesh are to be coached on how to effectively manage logistics and relief aid in the wake of a potential natural disaster.




Jewellery giant Tiffany & Co has today (June 7) opened a new 1,000sqft store in the Airside Centre building at Zurich Airport in Switzerland.


Sydney Airport has completed a $3 million revamp of its Terminal 1 taxi rank and revealed plans to upgrade the Terminal 2 taxi area by the end of the year. The work is aimed at reducing traffic congestion.


Workers at San Diego International Airport will celebrate completing the steel framework for the expansion of Terminal 2 on Wednesday (8 June), with a traditional ‘Topping Out” ceremony.


Heathrow has opened its new satellite terminal, ‘T5 C’, which will provide enough space for an extra 3 million passengers to pass through Terminal 5 each year.


The French government has frozen plans to sell its stakes in Lyon, Montpellier, Toulouse and Bordeaux airports after local authorities opposed the plans, according to reports in French newspaper La Tribune.



Bengaluru International Airport has won the award for Best Emerging Airport – Indian subcontinent at the Emerging Markets Airports Awards (EMAA), for the second year in a row.


George Best Belfast City Airport has employed ARINC to install a new Common Use Passenger Processing (CUPPS) hosted check–in system.




Gulfport Biloxi International Airport on the Mississippi Gulf Coast is preparing to open a new $12 million general aviation facility for general aviation service provider ‘Million Air’ later this month – just one of the infrastructure investments that have been completed since Hurricane Katrina devastated the airport in 2005, says its executive director, Bruce Frallic.

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