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BA’s Airbus A319 in Retro BEA Livery Flies into Heathrow

The second British Airways airliner painted in heritage livery to mark the airlines centenary arrived at Heathrow Airport this morning. Painted in the colours of the airline’s short-haul predecessor, British European Airways (BEA), the Airbus A319 arrived at London Heathrow this morning from Shannon Airport in Ireland following its repainting. The jet is set to […]

Changi Airport Group at the IATA World Cargo Symposium

IATA World Cargo Symposium will be held at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore from 12-14 March this year. Changi Airport Group (CAG) will be attending the symposium and exhibiting at Booth A5. If you/your colleague would be attending the symposium, we would like to invite you to meet with Ms Jaisey Yip, Changi Airport Group’s Associate […]

Revamped VIP Terminal opened at Vienna Airport

VIP guests at Vienna Airport, Austria, can now travel with a touch of glamour following the complete renovation of the VIP Terminal. The development includes the creation of five personal lounge areas, or salons, each designed with its own character. Whether used as a living room or modern conference room, each salon has been furnished […]

Design Concept for Terminal Modernization Program at Pittsburgh International Airport Revealed

As part of a special board meeting and the annual State of the Airport event on Wednesday, Feb. 20, the Allegheny County Airport Authority Board of Directors approved a visionary concept design for the Terminal Modernization Program at Pittsburgh International Airport. The concept design for the new terminal to be built adjacent to the current […]

Salt Lake City International Announces Restaurants for First Phase of New Airport

Come fall of 2020, passengers flying through Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) are going to be wowed not only by a new airport, but by the wide array of food and beverage options to choose from. From American and Asian to Italian and Mexican, passengers’ palates will be delighted with the selection. The first […]

9-Gate Expansion of the Barbara Jordan Terminal at Austin Airport Opens

The Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, in seeking to elevate the passenger experience, opened Phase I of the new 9-gate expansion. The expansion became operational on Barbara Jordan’s birthday, Feb. 21 with a Delta to Atlanta flight at 5:40 a.m. The terminal and apron expansion is a $350 million project. The project includes: Adding nine new gates […]

LOT Launches New Connection to London City from Budapest

From today, LOT now flies directly from Budapest to London City (LCY) twice daily, twelve times a week. To operate this special route, LOT acquired four brand-new Embraer 190 jets, joining existing flights between London City and Warsaw. From May 1st the air carrier will also launch flights to LCY from Vilnius. Flights from Budapest […]

Avinor awards contract for air traffic control services to Saerco

Avinor’s board of directors has decided to award a 5-year contract for air traffic control services at Ålesund and Kristiansand airport to Spanish company Saerco. Four bidders took part in the competition, where quality and price had equal emphasis. Saerco won with the highest score on quality and the lowest price. This entails annual savings […]

LAX Terminal 1 Project Wraps Up On Time and On Budget

When the ribbon was cut at the end of 2018, the $516 million overhaul of Terminal 1 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) came in on schedule and on budget, with no lost-time injuries over the four-year construction project that modernized the 34-year-old building. “Building a world-class airport requires a team of committed partners, and […]

Finavia unveils immersive digital experience as part of Helsinki Airport terminal extension

Finnish airport operator Finavia has officially opened its new 33,400m² (360,000ft²) extension at Helsinki Airport, nicknamed Aukio. The key feature of the new extension is the event plaza where a digital spatial experience immerses passengers and enables them to experience all four seasons of the great Finnish outdoors. Joni Sundelin, Helsinki Airport director, Finavia, said, […]