Aviation Media Logo

Airport and airline general news - Airport World Magazine

View from the top

ACI World director general, Angela Gittens, reflects on the topics of training and recruitment.

NEWS Thursday, 16 May 2019 |

Sydney introduces new navigation service for visually impaired

In an Australian airport first, Sydney Airport today launched a partnership with Aira, a service that enables blind and low vision travellers to confidently navigate the airport through a smartphone connection.

NEWS Wednesday, 24 April 2019 |

One millionth passenger uses self service bag drop at BHX

Birmingham Airport (BHX) today welcomed the one millionth passenger to use its automated self-service bag drop technology since it was officially launched across the airport in January 2018.

NEWS Tuesday, 09 April 2019 |

On a roll – skateboard park coming to Munich Airport

Munich Airport's MAC Forum will be transformed into a skateboard park later this month for a four day event involving some of Germany's top competitors.

NEWS Monday, 08 April 2019 |

Frankfurt Airport trials new robotic concierge service

Frankfurt Airport is trialling a new robotic concierge service called 'FRanny' that it hopes will ensure passengers enjoy an even smoother journey through its facilities.

NEWS Wednesday, 27 March 2019 |

OAG reveals the busiest routes in Latin America

São Paulo to Rio de Janeiro is the busiest route in Latin America and the fourth busiest domestic route in the world, according to the latest analysis from travel data and insight provider, OAG.

NEWS Tuesday, 26 March 2019 |

Humane Society plaque for Montréal Trudeau's Pet Squad

The Humane Society International/Canada (HSI/Canada) has awarded Montréal-Trudeau Airport (YUL) an honourary plaque for its Pet Squad.

NEWS Tuesday, 26 March 2019 |

Valet parking by robot could be the future at Gatwick

London's Gatwick Airport has today signed a framework contract with Stanley Robotics that will see it become the first UK airport to trial robots to valet park passengers’ cars.

NEWS Wednesday, 06 March 2019 |

Airport Service Quality Awards – winner reaction

Airports across the planet are beginning to respond to the news that they have been named the world's best in ACI's 2018 Airport Service Quality (ASQ) customer experience awards.

NEWS Monday, 04 March 2019 |

Frankfurt unveils new interactive infogates

Frankfurt Airport’s newly introduced Infogate service allows passengers to have a video call with a member of the airport's customer service team.

Get the Airport World Newsletter!

Email
FIRST NAME
LAST NAME
Follow us on Twitter

8565 peoples are following airportworldmag