Monthly Archives: December 2020

National COE establishes new requirements for air travel

Quito, December 28, 2020. – The National Emergency Operations Committee (COE) updated the specific provisions regarding the transport of passengers by air, among other issues. The following is the requirements and protocols that govern passenger air transport International arrival passengers All passengers arriving in Ecuador from abroad must present a negative PCR test result. The […]

Quito Airport presents its new smartphone app

Technological solutions are a global trend in airports and Quiport remains at the forefront of the industry. The app includes a touchless option to avoid direct contact. The app is available for iOS (Apple iPhone) and Android operating systems. Airport procedures and processes are streamlined using the new Quito International Airport app. The service allows […]

Grimshaw wins competition for India’s greenest airport

Grimshaw has won an international design competition for the new passenger terminal of Delhi Noida International Airport, as part of a design team including Nordic – Office of Architecture, Haptic and Indian consultancy STUP. The winning design for Delhi Noida International Airport balances passenger comfort with sustainability and a timeless design with flexibility for future […]

Vilnius Airport eyes quicker and more sustainable aircraft handling after completing taxiway renovation

An important stage of aerodrome reconstruction works has been completed at Vilnius Airport with two aircraft taxiways located in the southern part of the airport being modernised. After completing the project, the airport will have enhanced operational safety, also allowing it to handle aircraft quicker and ‘greener’. The Head of Vilnius Airport, Dainius Čiuplys, states […]


New destinations for life-saving pharmaceutical products – DoKaSch Temperature Solutions and Air Europa sign Master Rental Agreement

DoKaSch Temperature Solutions and Air Europa have signed a Master Rental Agreement about the usage of the temperature-controlled Opticooler packaging solution. The collaboration opens up important new direct routes between Europe and Latin America. Until now, several destinations could only be reached by changeover flights from Europe. With the new agreement, forwarders and pharma producers […]

Christchurch attains Level 4 Airport Carbon Accreditation

Christchurch Airport in New Zealand has become the first in the Asia-Pacific region and the world, to reach Level 4 of the ACI’s Transformation of Airport Carbon Accreditation. The airport, which was previously accredited at Level 2 – Reduction of Airport Carbon Accreditation, has, according to ACI, successfully achieved the upgrade by taking swift and […]

Orlando International Airport provides accessibility support to 29million passengers

To provide accessible information online to over 29million passengers every year, Orlando International Airport now provides an inclusive experience on the MCO website. Passengers with disabilities spend over 17.3 billion dollars a year on travel and 34 percent say they would travel more if impediments were eliminated. The importance of online accessibility is greater than […]