Monthly Archives: December 2019

2019 “Flew”by, Denver International Airport Looks Toward 2020

2019 has flown by, and Denver International Airport(DEN)is looking back on a year marked by accomplishments,milestones and opportunities.Record-breaking passenger traffic growth continued in 2019 as many of DEN’s airline partners added new destinations,continuing to invest in Denver. To accommodate this growth and plan for the airport’s future, DEN continued work on its$3.5 billion capital improvement […]

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Chicago’s Airports Prepare For Nearly Five Million Passengers During 2019 Christmas/New Year Travel Period

The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) today announced O’Hare and Midway International Airports are expected to be among the busiest airports in the country for Christmas-through-New Year holiday travel. Nearly five million passengers are expected over the 19-day travel period, and airlines anticipate that passenger volumes across O’Hare and Midway will be 2.5% higher compared […]

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London City Airport achieves carbon neutral status

London City Airport has reached a significant milestone in its efforts to create a more sustainable future for the airport, with its operations rated as carbon neutral by the Airport Carbon Accreditation programme. The respected international programme has awarded London’s most central airport ‘Level 3+ (Neutrality)’ status – its highest accreditation – in recognition of […]

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SAA joins hands with InterContinental Hotel to build new terminal complex

Shanghai International Airport Co Ltd, a subsidiary of Shanghai Airport Authority, formally signed a cooperation agreement on Dec 16 with its four partners–the world’s leading hotel group, InterContinental Hotels, top domestic commercial development group Shenzhen Excellent Group, Shanghai Yukong Hotel Management Co, and Shanghai Masteck Environment Co – to work together on a terminal complex […]

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Record infrastructure funding for Kelowna

Kelowna International Airport in British Columbia, Canada, has announced the next phase of its capital development program. Kelowna City Council has approved C$67.3m (US$51.2m) for the construction of the airport’s largest expansion to date. In addition, as part of its Soaring Beyond 2.5 Million Passengers program, Kelowna will make the biggest financial investment in its […]

Ground broken on Charlotte Douglas expansion

Nashville-based Gresham Smith has marked the groundbreaking of the Terminal Lobby Expansion project at Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in North Carolina. The expansion will transform the terminal, creating a welcoming space and improving operations. Designed by Gresham Smith and DAS Architecture, the project comprises a 370,000ft2 (34,375m2 ) expansion, a 150,000ft2 (13,935m2 ) canopy […]

Good news for electric car drivers! Over 60 more charging stations at Helsinki Airport

Finavia now has 95 charging stations for electric hybrid cars at Helsinki Airport. Next year, when the new car park is completed, there will be additional charging stations at the airport’s parking facilities. Good environmental work is part of Finavia’s corporate responsibility. Our Sum of Good Things series highlights details of Finavia’s responsibility work. This […]

Future Passenger Experience in the spotlight at Airport Show 2020

Titans of the aviation industry from across the world will assemble in Dubai in mid-June next year to debate topics related to the future passenger experience as the widest range of newest technologies and innovations are showcased at the world’s largest annual airport industry gathering. Organized by Reed Exhibitions Middle East, the 20th edition of […]