A new Pier E and doubling the size of Terminal 2's busy transit area are on the agenda for Copenhagen Airport in the first phase of a DKK20 billion expansion programme designed to raise the gateway's capacity to 40mppa.
Year-end traffic results for 2016 continue to trickle into the Airport World office with Heathrow, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Luton and Stansted airports in the UK and Oslo in Norway being the latest to reveal soaring passenger numbers.
Cologne Bonn has become one of the first airports in the world to release its 2016 traffic figures, the German gateway handling a record breaking 11.9 million passengers during the calendar year.
This year will go down in the record books for Dublin Airport which yesterday broke the 27 million passenger per annum barrier for the first time.
London's Heathrow and Stansted airports today reported their busiest ever Novembers, handling 5.7 million and 1.7 million passengers (+2.3%) respectively during the month.
Warsaw's Chopin Airport has broken the 12 million passengers per annum barrier for the first time.
Seattle-Tacoma could be about to gatecrash the top 10 busiest airports in the US if it out performs Miami, Phoenix and Houston George Bush Interncontinental in the last few months of 2016.
The latest traffic figures released by Denver International Airport today show that the Colorado gateway enjoyed its busiest ever September.
Dubai International Airport (DXB) welcomed a new monthly record of 7.7 million passengers in August.
Over 2,200 delegates and 263 exhibitors from 63 nations at the joint ACI-NA Annual Conference/ACI World Assembly, Conference and Exhibition ensured that Civil Aviation Week got off to a great start in Montréal today.