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Competition between Europe’s airports: new analysis highlights shifting dynamics as airline power tightens grip

ACI EUROPE has today released a comprehensive and empirical analysis of competition between European airports.  It depicts a new aviation market paradigm where the increasing buyer power of the airlines in Europe squeezes Europe’s airports ever further as they strive for financial stability and resilience. The synopsis, Fierce Competitors, Fragile Foes builds upon the Frontier […]

SITA renews sponsorship of the leading ACI-ICAO executive development program for airport managers

Airports Council International (ACI) World and the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) today announce SITA’s renewed and long-standing support of the leading training and leadership program for airport executives, the Airport Management Professional Accreditation Program (AMPAP). Since its launch in 2007, AMPAP has become the globally recognized and respected curriculum for career development and excellence […]

ACI Asia-Pacific and ACI EUROPE call for comprehensive EU-India aviation agreement to boost connectivity, liberalise traffic rights and accelerate decarbonisation efforts

On the occasion of the EU-India Aviation Summit kicking off today in New Delhi, ACI Asia-Pacific and ACI EUROPE jointly called on India and the European Union (EU) to establish a comprehensive aviation agreement to liberalise traffic rights and boost regulatory alignment, including the acceleration of decarbonisation policies between the two regions. The EU-India Aviation […]

Airports ramp up digital technology investments to meet demands of air travel recovery

ACI World and SITA’s latest Airport IT Insights Survey reveals accelerated digitalization will be key to more resilient and agile airport operations Airports Council International (ACI) World and SITA today announce the results of the latest 2022 Airport IT Insights Survey, revealing how airports are ramping up their investment in technology to digitalize their operations […]

VINCI Airports obtains ACA 4+ environmental certification for all airports in Portugal

Portugal becomes the first country in Europe to achieve ACA 4+ for all its airports  A pioneering decarbonisation plan that goes beyond airports’ direct emissions Other ACA achievements within the VINCI Airports network: OMA airports (Mexico) join the programme, Belgrade airport reaches level 2 VINCI Airports is proud to announce that Portugal’s airports have been […]

Airports beat records in carbon management program, delivering best carbon savings and engagement growth yet

Airports Council International (ACI) have released the annual airport climate action results for Airport Carbon Accreditation, the global carbon standard for airports founded and managed by ACI EUROPE on behalf of airports worldwide The past reporting year, running from May 2021 to May 2022, ended with 395 airports spanning 79 countries engaging in carbon management […]

What to expect: Latest air travel outlook reveals short- and long-term demand

Airports Council International (ACI) World has today published its latest quarterly airport traffic outlook showing an upsurge in air travel demand across many markets amidst heightened macroeconomic risks. The quarterly update is released in tandem with the annual ACI World Airport Traffic Forecasts revealing expected air traffic to 2041. Airport traffic recovery: 2022 and short-term […]

Airports called to submit their candidacy for ACI World-Amadeus Technology Innovation Awards

Awards celebrate best technology initiatives and leadership by airports worldwide Airports Council International (ACI) World and Amadeus have today opened submissions for the third edition of the Technology Innovation Awards, putting a spotlight on industry-leading technology initiatives and leadership by airports around the world. Airport members of ACI are invited to submit their candidacy to […]

VINCI Airports’ French airports reach higher levels of the ACA-Airport Carbon Accreditation program

VINCI Airports’ decarbonization plan took a new step forward this year with most of the network’s French airports obtaining higher levels of “ACA – Airport Carbon Accreditation”. ACA is a global benchmark program that evaluates the decarbonization of airports and their contribution to the global “Net Zero Carbon Emission” trajectory for aviation [1]. Nantes Atlantique, […]

ACI Issues Response to IATA Comments on Airport Charges

All parts of the ecosystem must work together for the benefit of passengers and the communities we serve In response to statements made at the 2022 Global Media Day of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) regarding airport charges, ACI World Director General Luis Felipe de Oliveira gave the following comments: “By its nature aviation […]