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Airport World Newsletter: April 12, 2011

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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

Land development

Incheon, Dublin and Bangkok

Special report:
ASQ winners

Airport design, leadership & charities


Previous Issues

Issue 6, 2010
Theme: Safety and security

Issue 5, 2010
Theme: Airport IT

Issue 4, 2010
Theme: Environment

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