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In this week’s Airport World newsletter you can read about Iraqi airport expansion in Basra and Dubai’s belief that passenger traffic at its airports will double to 100 million per annum by 2020.

You will also learn more about TIACA’s warning that new US cargo security measures threaten to cause ‘significant disruption’ to the global supply chain; the summer opening of Switzerland’s first Arrival duty free shops; and the fact that St John’s International Airport now generates in excess of $400 million per annum for the Newfoundland economy.



Top stories

Dubai passenger numbers to double by 2020 Dubai International Airport will become the busiest airport in the world by 2015 as passenger numbers across the Emirate are expected to reach nearly 100 million over the next 10 years. MORE


Basra International Airport to undergo
$65m expansion Basra International Airport will spend $65 million dollars on a major expansion and renovation project during 2011, according to its director Abdul Ameer Ganim Abdullah. MORE



TIACA warns of potential 'significant disruption' to the global supply chain
The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has warned that the global supply chain will face “significant disruption” if the US enforces a proposed December 31 deadline for the 100% screening of all international inbound cargo on passenger aircraft. MORE



Other news

First Swiss Arrival duty free stores to open
this summer
The Nuance Group has announced that it will open Switzerland’s first Arrival duty free shops at Geneva and Zurich airports this summer. MORE



St John’s generates $400m for
Newfoundland economy
St John’s International Airport in Canada contributes $400 million in gross domestic product (GDP) and income into the economy, as well as more than $80 million in tax revenue. MORE

New artwork unveiled at Lambert-St Louis
Lambert-St Louis International Airport has unveiled the first two sets of art glass screens that are part of its new Public Art and Culture Program. MORE




Online now from Airport World magazine Issue 1

Tomorrow's terminals
San Francisco’s T2 is an example of terminal design that is based on sustainable principles, inspired by local culture and geography, writes Gensler’s Bill Hooper Jr and Keith Thompson. MORE



Energy on tap
Joe Bates reports on the growing trend of developing energy sources on airport sites. MORE



Airport World 2011
Issue 01



Theme:
Land development

Airports:
Incheon, Dublin and Bangkok

Special report:
ASQ winners

Plus:
Airport design, leadership & charities

MORE



Previous Issues



Issue 6, 2010
Theme: Safety and security



Issue 5, 2010
Theme: Airport IT



Issue 4, 2010
Theme: Environment

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Thursday, 21 April 2011 |

Airport World Newsletter: April 25, 2011

Airport World Newsletter: April 12, 2011 - If you're having trouble viewing this email, please click here to open it in your browser April 12, 2011





In this week’s Airport World newsletter you can read about Lima's $1 billion expansion programme, the vast growth potential of India and John Wayne Airport being named an historic landmark.

We also remember aviation pioneer, Captain Joseph Joel Hammond, who made the first flight from the present day Sydney Airport site 100 years ago and learn more about Mozambique's plans for a new international airport and Heathrow's most punctual day.



Top stories

Expansion at Jorge Chávez Airport to cost $1 billion
Total investments in Lima’s Jorge Chávez International airport, will come to more than $1 billion, according to Peru's transport and communications ministry. MORE

India's potential highlighted at ACI Asia-Pacific annual conference
Two days of lively debate and a snapshot of India’s colourful culture, courtesy of the local people, traditional music and dance and a visit to a Bollywood style theme park were just some of the highlights of ACI Asia-Pacific’s recent Regional Conference & Exhibition in Delhi. MORE

Mozambique to open new international airport?
Work to convert Mozambique’s Nacala airbase into an international airport will begin in May, according to the construction company contracted to carry out the work. MORE



Other news

John Wayne Airport named historic landmark
John Wayne Airport (JWA) has been named a Local Historic Civil Engineering Landmark by the American Society of Civil Engineers, Orange County Branch. MORE

Sydney celebrates 100 years of flight
Sydney is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the first flight made from the present day airport site. MORE

Heathrow's most punctual day
Heathrow Airport had its best ever day for punctual departures last month, when 94% of all flights departed on time on Tuesday, March 22. MORE



Online now from Airport World magazine Issue 1

A GOOD CAUSE
Robin Stone learns more about the caring side of airports through the charities they support. MORE



Destination retail
Chris LeTourneur and Andrew Fayn report on the growing trend of opening shopping malls and other retail facilities on airport sites. MORE




Airport World 2011
Issue 01



Theme:
Land development

Airports:
Incheon, Dublin and Bangkok

Special report:
ASQ winners

Plus:
Airport design, leadership & charities

MORE



Previous Issues



Issue 6, 2010
Theme: Safety and security



Issue 5, 2010
Theme: Airport IT



Issue 4, 2010
Theme: Environment

Registered in the UK. Company Registration No 3011108
Registered address: 32-36 Bath Road, Hounslow, Middlesex, TW3 3EF
Tuesday, 12 April 2011 |

Airport World Newsletter: April 12, 2011

Airport World Newsletter: April 12, 2011 - If you're having trouble viewing this email, please click here to open it in your browser April 12, 2011



In this week’s Airport World newsletter you can read about rapidly rising traffic figures at Fraport’s airports, soaring sales at Dubai Duty Free (DDF) and reflect on the 25th anniversary of Heathrow’s Terminal 4.

You will also learn more about SNC–Lavalin’s plans to operate and upgrade Dzaoudzi Pamandzi on the tiny Indian Ocean island of Mayotte and be the first to see a selection of images from the recent Airport Service Quality (ASQ) awards ceremony in Delhi.



Top stories

ASQ award winners take a bow!
Incheon Airport CEO, CW Lee, could not hide his delight when he picked up the Best Airport Worldwide prize at the Airport Service Quality (ASQ) Awards Ceremony in Delhi. MORE

Traffic soars at Fraport airports
Frankfurt Airport welcomed 11.8 million passengers in the first quarter of 2011 – up 3.7% year-on-year. MORE

DDF sales up 13% in first quarter
Sales at Dubai Duty Free reached $343 million in the first quarter of the year, representing an increase of 13% on the same period in 2010. MORE



Other news

SNC-Lavalin to operate and upgrade Mayotte gateway
SNC–Lavalin has been awarded a 15-year concession contract to operate Dzaoudzi Pamandzi International Airport on the small French island of Mayotte in the Indian Ocean. MORE



Narita conducts radiation tests within the airport
Tokyo Narita has stopped taking radiation readings from locations around the airport, and instead will now focus on taking samples from within the airport premises. MORE


Heathrow's Terminal 4 celebrates 25th birthday
The €230 million facility was described as a showcase for Britain when opened 25 years ago by the Prince and Princess of Wales. MORE




Online now from Airport World magazine Issue 1

Money matters
Are airports making maximum use of their available land? Matthew Taylor considers how an airport can leverage its commercial real estate. MORE



Good times
Joe Bates discovers more about the ambitions and development plans of Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport. MORE




Airport World 2011
Issue 01



Theme:
Land development

Airports:
Incheon, Dublin and Bangkok

Special report:
ASQ winners

Plus:
Airport design, leadership & charities

MORE



Previous Issues



Issue 6, 2010
Theme: Safety and security



Issue 5, 2010
Theme: Airport IT



Issue 4, 2010
Theme: Environment

Registered in the UK. Company Registration No 3011108
Registered address: 32-36 Bath Road, Hounslow, Middlesex, TW3 3EF
Thursday, 24 March 2011 |

Airport World Newsletter: March 25, 2011

Airport World Newsletter: March 25, 2011

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