Monthly Archives: June 2021

BLR Airport Achieves Ambitious Goal of becoming Net Energy Neutral

Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) is proud to announce the accomplishment of one of its ambitious goals — Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (BLR Airport) achieves net energy neutral status in the Financial Year 2020-21. As part of its sustainability goals, BIAL had set the target to become Net Energy Neutral by 2020-21. As an outcome […]

Bordeaux Airport Energy transition, biodiversity and eco-responsibility

The €8 million programme of investment on the environment at Bordeaux Airport in its resilience and recovery plan is enabling the airport operator to pursue its engagements. With the award of its first certificate under the European Airport Carbon Accreditation scheme by Airport Council International Europe, Bordeaux Airport is continuing its efforts to become carbon […]

ACI extends global Airport Health Accreditation programme

Accreditation assesses health measures against established global standards Airports Council International (ACI) World has extended its Airport Health Accreditation programme which assists airports to demonstrate to passengers, regulators, and governments that they are prioritizing health and safety in a measurable, established manner. The programme is supported by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and, since […]

Hopes Rise for Vaccinated Travelers in Europe, but Global Restart Still Stalled

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the relaxation of COVID-19 border measures for vaccinated passengers, and the broader use of affordable antigen testing adopted by Spain and France. This is tempered by ongoing disappointment at the failure to implement harmonized measures across Europe and deep frustration at the lack of coordination among governments worldwide […]

New Covid-Test flights are coming at Milan Malpensa airport

Passengers flying on Covid Tested flights from New York on Delta Air Lines flight DL 118, American Airlines flight AA198, United Airlines UA809 and Emirates Airlines EK206 will be exempt from the 10 days fiduciary isolation normally requested, provided the full respect of all requirements set out in the aforementioned Ordinance. Starting from the beginning of […]


Runway 1 At KLIA Fully Rehabilitated And Ready To Support The Recovery Of Flights

The Runway 1 of KL International Airport (KLIA) has been fully rehabilitated and is now ready to support the recovery of flights operations after passing the recent calibration and audit checks by the Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia (CAAM). The rehabilitation exercise was part of the KLIA Runway Sustainability Master Plan that contains a full-fledged […]


HKIA Cargo Throughput Continues to Grow as Airport receives ACI recognition

Airport Authority Hong Kong (AA) today released the traffic figures for Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) for May 2021. During the month, HKIA handled 59,000 passengers, recording a year-on-year increase of 57.7%, while flight movements dropped 4.3% to 10,875. Cargo throughput was 405,000 tonnes, a 7.3% increase compared to the same month last year. The […]


Fast Lane to Food: Fraport Is Testing Yoordi, a New Food Ordering Service, at Frankfurt Airport

The digital Yoordi system, an innovative self-ordering solution, additionally enhances the passenger experience Passengers and guests at Frankfurt Airport can now use their  smartphones to conveniently order and pay for food and beverages from various restaurants – taking advantage of a new “fast lane to food”. The Yoordi self-ordering solution is specifically designed to meet […]


Air Partner company Redline continues to secure business wins with airport customers

Contracts won with Doncaster Sheffield Airport and Liverpool John Lennon Airport Redline, an Air Partner company and a leading provider of global security solutions, continues to win business with airport customers as they scale up operations in anticipation of increased international travel. Doncaster Sheffield Airport has signed a new three-year contract for a digital Security […]

Luxair “Be pride. Be Luxembourg” aircraft lands at London City Airport

On June 11 , a Luxair DeHavilland Q400 aircraft, sporting a new special livery,celebrating pride month, landed at London City Airport. The new livery was designed in partnership with the Luxembourg association Rosa Lëtzebuerg, which has been actively fighting for the rights of the LGBTIQ+ community since 1996. The fuselage and cabin interior decoration now […]