Monthly Archives: January 2023

Middle East Airport Development Back on Track with US$150 Billion Spending

With Middle East air transport recovering faster in 2022 than almost every other region in the world and passenger demand expected to exceed capacity growth in 2023, aviation authorities across the region are building new airports and expanding existing facilities at a rapid pace. Nowhere is this more evident than in Saudi Arabia, which has […]

The construction of a new departure terminal at Vilnius Airport has started: a project of strategic importance for Lithuanian aviation

On 31 January, during an official ceremony, the construction of Vilnius Airport’s new departure terminal was announced. The large-scale project is said to last two years. The first travellers will be able to use the new terminal in early 2025. According to the representatives of Lithuanian Airports, the main purpose of the new departure terminal […]


BIAL Appoints Air India SATS to Develop Greenfield Logistics Park at Kempegowda International Airport

Air India SATS Airport Services Private Limited (AISATS), India’s leading airport services company has been appointed by Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) as the Developer to Design, Build, Finance, Operate & Maintain a Greenfield Logistics Park at the Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru (BLR Airport / KIAB) for a period of 15 years. The upcoming Logistics […]


SAL Saudi Logistics Services and Menzies Aviation sign MoU to collaboratively deliver world-class passenger handling services for low-cost carriers at Saudi airports

SAL Saudi Logistics Services and Menzies Aviation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop a comprehensive study on delivering best in class passenger handling services for low-cost carriers at Saudi Arabia airports. Under the MoU, Menzies Aviation and SAL Saudi Logistics Services will work together to explore the potential of providing passenger handling services […]

Santiago airport ready for the high season with technologies to ensure a smooth trip

Minister of Public Works, Juan Carlos García, Vice Minister of Tourism, Verónica Kunze and the CEO of Santiago international airport (Nuevo Pudahuel), François-Regis Le Miere, have announced a plan to manage the increase in the number of passengers during the year-end holidays and vacations. The international airport of Chile’s capital city is encouraging the use of […]


Zongteng Group Selects WFS to Handle New 777F Services as it Boosts Sino-European E-Commerce Cargo Capacity

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has been awarded a contract to handle Zongteng Group’s new Boeing 777 freighter flights at Paris Charles de Gaulle International Airport. Zongteng Group is a leading provider of cross-border e-commerce services, including fulfilment and customised supply chain solutions provided by its sub-brands, YunExpress, Elogistic and Worldtech, and reported a turnover in […]

Land your next job at East Midlands Airport’s recruitment fair

Wide range of vacancies available across the airport operation Fifteen separate businesses will promote vacancies at East Midlands Airport’s jobs fair on Saturday 4 February. Hospitality providers, airlines and ground handling firms have opportunities as well as the airport itself which is recruiting customer-facing roles in its security, car parking, and assisted travel teams. More […]

Passengers Notice the Improvement’s Made at Sofia Airport

Passengers’ overall impression of Sofia Airport is improving, according to the results of a global survey by Airports Council International covering 283 airports worldwide, including 104 European ones. For the old continent, the survey ranked Sofia Airport 56th, and in terms of overall satisfaction with the services offered, it received a score of 4.05 on […]


daa Staff Give 3 Irish Charities 390,000 Reasons to Smile

The fundraising efforts of staff at airport operating company daa, supported by passengers at Dublin Airport, saw cheques presented totalling €390,000 to three charities following a number of successful fundraising activities over the past three years. The three charities – St. Francis Hospice, The Mater Foundation, Feed Our Homeless – were each presented with a […]