Airport Technology & IT


London Stansted Airport Extends Free Wi-Fi to Four Hours

Stansted New Departure lounge

London Stansted Airport has announced its complimentary Wi-Fi service has been extended so passengers can enjoy up to four hours free of charge as part … More ››

Alitalia and Royal Jordanian Sign Codeshare Agreement

Royal Jordanian and Alitalia have signed a codeshare agreement to offer more travel choices and enhanced network connectivity between Jordan, Italy, and beyond. On sale … More ››

Construction Contract Awarded for the Future Mexico City Airport

The design of the new Mexico City airport.  (FCC)

The Mexican Government has awarded a US$4.2 billion construction contract for the new Mexico City International Airport terminal to the Grupo Carso consortium. It comprises … More ››

Christmas Strike Action by BA Cabin Crew Suspended

(Photo: Jeff Garrish / British Airways)

Strike action by British Airways cabin crew set to take place over the Christmas holiday has been suspended says the Unite union. Unite’s cabin crew … More ››

Stansted Airport Unveils Plans for new ÂŁ130 million Development

A computer generated image of the redesigned Stansted terminal building. (MAG)

London Stansted Airport has unveiled plans for a new ÂŁ130 million arrivals building to significantly improve the passenger experience. The building is the latest phase … More ››

British Airways’ Heathrow Cabin Crew to Strike Over Christmas

BA A380

Following the rejection of a 2% pay rise, Heathrow-based BA cabin crew members belonging to the Unite union will take strike action on Christmas Day … More ››

Aer Lingus Issues Visual Guides to Assist People Travelling With Autism

Aer Lingus 757

Aer Lingus has launched online visual guides to help people with autism and similar conditions prepare for air travel. Created in partnership with the Kinney … More ››

FlyBe Passengers Dig Deep for Cancer Research

Photo: (Theo Moye)

The European regional airline, Flybe, has begun a month-long collection on board all flights to raise vital research funds in aid of its charity partner, … More ››

New Owners for Vladivostok Airport

Vladivostok International airport

A consortium comprising the Russian industrial group, Basic Element, together with the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Changi Airports International (CAI), has acquired the … More ››

Two-day Lufthansa Strike Underway

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Germany’s flag-carrier, Lufthansa has cancelled more than 800 flights after it lost a legal challenge to try and stop a pilots’ strike. The company says … More ››