Monthly Archives: February 2019

Exploring how technology will enhance passenger experience

Passenger Technology Solutions seminars explore personalisation and new passenger engagement trends for 2019 and beyond Passenger Technology Solutions (PTS) returns this April – during Passenger Experience Week – with its exclusive seminar programme providing airlines, airports and rail operators with an opportunity to learn about the most innovative technologies, data tools and digital solutions that […]

Celebrating 20 years of aircraft interior innovations

Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX), part of Passenger Experience Week, is returning to Hamburg from 2-4 April 2019 1,200+ airline buyers and more than 14,000 aviation decision makers will descend on Hamburg from 2-4 April 2019 for the 20th anniversary of the world’s premier event for those responsible for cabin interiors, inflight entertainment and passenger comfort […]

Passenger Experience Week announces partnership with Orbis

Leading event for the passenger experience industry announces support for global charity that operates the world’s only flying eye hospital on board an MD-10 aircraft The organisers of Passenger Experience Week – bringing together four leading events at the Hamburg Messe from 1-4 April 2019 – have announced that they will once again partner with […]

Passenger Experience Week debuts new PAX Week Views podcast

PAX Week Views explores the future of the passenger experience industry and opens with special guests Blake Emery and PJ Wilcynski of Boeing Commercial Airplanes 27 February 2019: Passenger Experience Week 2019 has today announced the launch of its new PAX Week Views podcast – available to stream or download: – that will bring […]

CONNECT 2020 Route Development Forum to be held in Antalya

Fraport TAV Antalya Airport wins bid to host the 17th CONNECT Route Development Forum, taking place 19th – 21st February 2020 Antalya Airport will be Host of the 17th CONNECT Route Development Forum in 2020 after submitting a compelling bid to showcase their dynamic destination and beautiful region to over 700 expected aviation professionals. CONNECT […]

Design Concept for Terminal Modernization Program at Pittsburgh International Airport Revealed

As part of a special board meeting and the annual State of the Airport event on Wednesday, Feb. 20, the Allegheny County Airport Authority Board of Directors approved a visionary concept design for the Terminal Modernization Program at Pittsburgh International Airport. The concept design for the new terminal to be built adjacent to the current […]

Salt Lake City International Announces Restaurants for First Phase of New Airport

Come fall of 2020, passengers flying through Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) are going to be wowed not only by a new airport, but by the wide array of food and beverage options to choose from. From American and Asian to Italian and Mexican, passengers’ palates will be delighted with the selection. The first […]

Work on new pre-flight area starts at Exeter Airport

Construction is underway for a new boarding gate area Initial ground works are underway for the construction of a new boarding gate area ahead of a busy 2019 which will see the first ever series of flights from Ryanair. The passenger pre-flight waiting area is being built alongside the current boarding gates with a new […]

9-Gate Expansion of the Barbara Jordan Terminal at Austin Airport Opens

The Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, in seeking to elevate the passenger experience, opened Phase I of the new 9-gate expansion. The expansion became operational on Barbara Jordan’s birthday, Feb. 21 with a Delta to Atlanta flight at 5:40 a.m. The terminal and apron expansion is a $350 million project. The project includes: Adding nine new gates […]

LOT Launches New Connection to London City from Budapest

From today, LOT now flies directly from Budapest to London City (LCY) twice daily, twelve times a week. To operate this special route, LOT acquired four brand-new Embraer 190 jets, joining existing flights between London City and Warsaw. From May 1st the air carrier will also launch flights to LCY from Vilnius. Flights from Budapest […]