Tags: Airport News

New and automated defibrillators delivered to passenger terminals at Lithuanian Airports

Lithuanian Airports announces that since January, brand new, additional and automated defibrillators have been installed in the passenger terminals of Vilnius, Kaunas and Palanga airports. A total of 15 additional smart emergency devices have been installed and are available in the most crowded areas of the airport. Currently, there are 23 automated defibrillators at all […]

Dubai Air Navigation Services and Sharjah DCA sign MoU to exchange data and information

Dubai Air Navigation Services (dans), the provider of air navigation services and air traffic control for Dubai and the Northern Emirates, and Sharjah’s Department of Civil Aviation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for cooperation and exchange of information and data between the two parties. The MoU was signed by His Highness Sheikh Ahmed […]

VINCI Airports named successful tenderer for the Tahiti Faa’a airport concession in French Polynesia

VINCI Airports has been designated by the French government as the successful tenderer for the 40-year concession for Tahiti Faa’a airport in French Polynesia. The main airport and gateway to French Polynesia, Tahiti Faa’a airport welcomed 1.5 million passengers in 2019. The new concession company, 51% owned by VINCI Airports and 49% by French Polynesia, […]

Atkins to consult on Ireland’s €2.9bn airport investment program

Dublin Airport Authority (DAA) has appointed Atkins – a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group – as its multidisciplinary design consultant for the delivery of civil and airfield engineering design services at Dublin and Cork airports in Ireland, as part of a €2.9bn (US$2.91) capital investment program. Under the terms of the 5-year civil engineering design services framework contract […]

Populous to design Austin-Bergstrom Airport renovations

Design firm Populous has been appointed to design the expansion program at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in Texas. The overall expansion will include renovations to the airport’s existing Barbara Jordan Terminal, a new below-grade passenger tunnel and a new midfield concourse with space for up to 30 gates. The project is also intended to build in […]

SAMARKAND INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT LAUNCHES E-GATE PASSPORT CONTROL SYSTEM

Following extensive testing, Samarkand International Airport has launched the first E-gate border control system in the Republic of Uzbekistan. The E-gate software and hardware system, developed by an Uzbekistan company under contract with the border troops of the State Security Service of Uzbekistan, allows safe and uninterrupted processing of arriving passengers. The automated border control […]

Kolhapur Airport to get new terminal building with enhanced capacity and world-class facilities

The terminal building will be ready by 31stMarch 2023 World-class terminal will enhance the connectivity to this industrial city, boosting tourism industry of the region Considering the tremendous passenger traffic growth at the Kolhapur airport, Airports Authority of India has undertaken the work for developing the airport for enhanced capacity. The development project includes construction […]

Port Authority and Clear Channel Bring New All-Digital Media Program to New York’s Airports

Transformative New All-Digital Media Network Unveiled as Part of LaGuardia’s Reimagined Terminal C; Award-Winning Digital Media Program Completed at Terminal B  Cutting Edge Digital Infrastructure Coming to International Airports at JFK and Newark Liberty  Thousands of Square Feet of Digital Displays Strategically Placed to Lift Brand Campaigns to New Altitudes as Business, Leisure Travel Soar  […]

WFS Adds Cargo Capacity at Heathrow as Volumes Soar

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has increased its facility footprint at London’s Heathrow Airport after a 30% growth in volumes in the past year. WFS has signed a five-year lease on Building 578 in the airport’s cargo area, boosting its warehouse and office space by a further 27,000 sq. ft. The additional building, due to commence […]

Statistics of Lithuanian Airports in July: aviation flows have almost reached pre-pandemic results

In July this year, Lithuanian Airports almost reached the pre-pandemic total monthly passenger flow results – last month we managed to restore 97% of the same passenger flow in 2019. In July, more than 577,000 passengers travelled through the country’s airports and 4,795 flights were handled. For the fourth month in a row, Kaunas Airport’s […]