Monthly Archives: April 2019

Sydney Airport opens refreshed lifestyle precinct in T2 Domestic terminal

Sydney Airport, Australia, has unveiled a new lifestyle precinct at its T2 Domestic terminal featuring new  brands and food and drink concepts hand-picked to enhance the passenger experience. Beginning at the recently revamped casual dining precinct and extending to the Jetstar and Tigerair gates, the precinct features a range of premiere airport brands including JB […]

Big data and sustainable packaging turn heads at Passenger Experience Week

Passenger Experience Week continued (3 April 2019), as innovations aimed at aviation, rail and cruise operators were showcased to thousands of attendees. Taking place at the Hamburg Messe, international suppliers, exhibitors and VIPs – including Quebec’s Minister of Economic Development, Innovation and Export Trade – took to the show floor looking for the latest advances […]

Cutting edge innovation excites at Passenger Experience Week

Passenger Experience Week kicked off yesterday (2 April), with thousands of aviation, rail and cruise line professionals descending on Hamburg Messe to identify the latest solutions and services that will transform their customers’ journeys. With three co-located events – Aircraft Interiors Expo, World Travel Catering & Onboard Services Expo and Passenger Technology Solutions – covering […]

Take off for first phase of Manchester Airport’s £1bn transformation programme

Manchester Airport yesterday celebrated the completion of the first major phase of its £1bn transformation programme. Passengers flying out of the UK’s third largest airport were welcomed onto a giant new pier, which connects to Terminal 2, for the first time. The 216m pier – longer than Manchester’s Beetham Tower is tall – provides extensive […]

Passenger Experience Week opens in Hamburg to define the future of the global passenger experience

Why Passenger Experience Week is not to be missed by the travel industry Passenger Experience Week (PAX Week) opens its doors to the travel industry today (1-4 April 2019) with four high profile co-located events running over the next four days, making it the biggest gathering of aviation professionals of the year. Comprising Aircraft Interiors […]

London City Airport awarded top spot for best airport handling under 5 million at Skytrax World Airport Awards 2019

For the third year running, London City Airport has been named the world’s best airport of its size in the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2019, and the 26th best overall airport on the planet, edging two spots up the rankings. The airport topped the Best Airports 2019 category for airports handling under 5 million passengers […]