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Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport announces technology upgrade

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport has contracted global IT provider SITA to deliver a technology revamp that will allow the airport to better manage every aspect of its vast operation. SITA will upgrade its existing Airport Management Solution (AMS) – a suite of integrated software applications designed to effectively manage airport operations from the terminal […]

DFW Airport Partners Earn IATA Center of Excellence for Independent Validators

Key strategic logistics service providers within the community at Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport have been awarded the Center of Excellence for Independent Validators (CEIV) certification from the International Airport Transport Association (IATA), the trade association for the world’s airlines. The distinction recognizes companies that successfully complete a rigorous process and meet global standards […]

Celebrating 20 years of aircraft interior innovations

Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX), part of Passenger Experience Week, is returning to Hamburg from 2-4 April 2019 1,200+ airline buyers and more than 14,000 aviation decision makers will descend on Hamburg from 2-4 April 2019 for the 20th anniversary of the world’s premier event for those responsible for cabin interiors, inflight entertainment and passenger comfort […]

Passenger Experience Week prepares for lift off

Four events in four days shine a light on the latest innovations and services transforming the passenger experience industry 1 – 4 April 2019, Hamburg Messe, Germany The global travel and tourism industry is one of the most dynamic economic powerhouses on the planet. It not only creates jobs, but connects businesses to markets, drives […]

London City Airport wins prestigious passenger satisfaction award

London City Airport has been awarded the title of Best Airport in Europe for airports in the 2 to 5 million passengers per annum category in the prestigious Airport Council International’s Airport Service Quality (ASQ) awards. ASQ is the world’s leading benchmarking survey with over 380 airports participating across 90 countries. Over the course of […]

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 […]

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, […]

British Airways to invest US$344m in JFK’s Terminal 8

British Airways has announced it is moving to a new location in Terminal 8 at John F Kennedy Airport. The airline is investing in a new, improved terminal alongside American Airlines as part of a significant reinvestment by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Over the next four years, more than £250m […]

Gatwick Airport submits planning consultation for robotic car parking

Gatwick Airport in the UK has submitted a planning consultation to its local council for a new robotic parking solution, which could increase parking capacity from 6,000 self-park spaces to 8,500 robotic parked valet spaces. Gatwick will work collaboratively with car parking robotics company Stanley Robotics on the project. Stanley Robotics opened a similar outdoor […]