Aviation Media Logo

Airport and airline general news - Airport World Magazine

NEWS Wednesday, 05 March 2014 |

ACI-NA gives mixed response to President Obama's fiscal budget

The Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) says President Obama’s 2015 fiscal budget is the first step to ‘improving funding for airports’.

NEWS Wednesday, 15 February 2012 |

Europe to pump €50m into Tazanian airports

A number of airports across Tanzania are to be upgraded, following the launch of a €50 million airport revamp and expansion programme funded by the European Investment Bank (EIB).

NEWS Friday, 02 December 2011 |

Airports benefit from EU recovery fund

An EU fund set up to inject cash into near complete European transport projects has helped to speed several of key airport construction projects and attract investment to them, a new report states.
NEWS Monday, 24 October 2011 |

Brisbane Airport gets A$500m of funding

Brisbane Airport has secured a further A$500 million of new banking facilities with a number of Australian and Asian banks, as part of a long-term financing strategy.

NEWS Monday, 25 July 2011 |

Work stops at US airports due to FAA stalemate

Major airport projects across the US have been brought to a standstill this week after Congress failed to pass legislation on Friday giving the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) the authority it needed for work to continue. 

NEWS Friday, 22 July 2011 |

US airport funding row

A debate surrounding Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) funding is threatening to delay $600m of airport projects across the US if it is not resolved by midnight tonight (22 July).
NEWS Monday, 11 July 2011 |

ACI–NA demands end to restrictions on airport funding

Greg Principato, president of ACI North America has written to US President Barack Obama calling for an end to the federal government’s restrictions on airport funding.

NEWS Friday, 03 June 2011 |

Regional gateway boosted by post-Hurricane Katrina funds


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.

NEWS Tuesday, 07 September 2010 |

Obama Effect

American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) president, Charles Barclay, has issued a statement supporting US President, Barack Obama's call for additional...

Get the Airport World Newsletter!

Follow us on Twitter

8848 peoples are following airportworldmag