Monthly Archives: September 2018

Ramper Innovations Unveils TISABAS™ at 2018 GSE Expo

TISABAS™ designed to help ramp agents mechanically move bags and cargo within belly of aircraft Ramper Innovations announced that its newest product, TISABAS™, will be showcased at the 2018 International Airport GSE Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada. TISABAS is a compact motorized conveyor belt system that mechanically moves baggage and cargo within the belly of […]

Oslo Airport to test autonomous snowplows

Avinor is to test two autonomous snowplows at Oslo Airport in Norway this winter. The project is one of the first globally where large machinery will operate autonomously to keep snow away from airport areas. Testing will take place under normal winter operations, starting in early 2019 and lasting until April. The goal is to […]

Heathrow takes vital step towards carbon neutrality

Heathrow has announced its investment in an unique project in UK aviation: the restoration of UK peatlands to offset carbon emissions.  Working with the Lancashire Wildlife Trust and DEFRA, Heathrow’s first restoration priority will be Little Woolden Moss, part of Chat Moss which is a larger area of peat bog land, west of Manchester, it […]

Clear Channel Airports to Provide Advertising Solutions at Kalamazoo/Battle Creek Airport for Further 5 Years

Clear Channel Airports, a brand division of Clear Channel Outdoor Americas, an indirect subsidiary of iHeartMedia Inc., today announced it won a five-year renewal with an option to extend for an additional five years, with Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) to provide brands with innovative advertising solutions. The new agreement began May 17, 2018 and […]

Unique Malév Aircraft Makes Surprise Appearance at Budapest Airport

An unbelievable sight welcomes passengers flying from Terminal 2B at Budapest Airport these days; a Tupolev Tu-154B2 type aircraft with immaculate Malév livery is parked at one of the air jetties of the new passenger pier. The unusual spectacle is not a mirage; the recently renovated aircraft was leased by the Aeropark Aircraft Museum to […]

Revolutionary Airport College at London Stansted opens its doors to first students

Created as a partnership between London Stansted Airport and Harlow College, London Stansted Airport College welcomes its first 300 students to its new purpose-built facility, the only further education centre in the Uttlesford District. The £11 million technical skills college is the first purpose-built on-site college at a major UK airport and the only Further […]

Search for Heathrow’s Innovation Partners progresses as Britain gets ready to build the 3rd runway

Following first stage of innovation partner process, airport announces list of successful final bids 37 companies invited to pitch their ideas on how to deliver expansion Over 150 ideas submitted looking at sustainability, retail and operational solutions The most recent milestone as Heathrow airport gets on with the delivery of its third runway, following overwhelming […]

Platinum Services Shortlisted For Two Global Awards

Dublin Airport’s specialised VIP facility, Platinum Services has been shortlisted in two categories in this year’s International Customer Experience Awards. The International Customer Experience Awards recognise outstanding customer experience worldwide in a wide range of business areas. Platinum Services has been shortlisted in both the Customer Experience Team and the Business Change or Transformation categories. […]

Hard Rock Cafe to open at DXB with great music, delicious food and iconic apparel

Dubai Airports has finalised an agreement with Hard Rock International and their regional franchise partners that will see the former launch its first Hard Rock Cafe, opening early November in DXB’s Concourse B. The new location will feature a licensed restaurant, grab and go food, live entertainment, rock memorabilia and a Rock Shop loaded with […]

Re-opening of the Heinemann Duty-Free Shop in Tegel Terminal D

Bright and inviting, small, but refined – the new Heinemann Duty-Free Shop in Tegel Terminal D has a completely new look. The top brands of individual product ranges (Liquor, Tobacco, Confectionary, Perfume & Cosmetics) are presented on 115 square metres of shop space and invite you to enjoy the shopping experience. “Travel Retail Exclusives” – […]