The world's largest independent airport lounge network, Plaza Premium Lounge, has opened a new facility in Ahmedabad Airport in India.
Plaza Premium Lounge is to add to its global portfolio with the opening of a new pay-in lounge at Helsinki Airport in February 2019.
Helsinki Airport is to open a Plaza Premium Lounge in the non-Schengen area of Terminal 2 in February 2019.
Plaza Premium Lounge has opened its sixth lounge in Europe at Rome’s Fiumicino-Leonardo da Vinci International Airport.
Airport real estate is in higher demand than ever before, writes Errol McGlothan. Retail remains a key priority and is highly profitable; spending in airports reached a global total of $38 billion in 2016 and is expected to grow by 27% to reach $49 billion by 2021 – it’s no wonder it’s hotly contested.
The opening of 130 new lounges in the last 12 months means that Priority Pass now provides access to over 1,000 airport lounges in 130 countries in 500 cities across the globe.
Passengers have voted the EuroAirport Skyview Lounge at Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg Airport as the world's best in the annual Priority Pass Global Airport Lounge of the Year Award.