Airport Technology & IT


UK’s first digital air traffic control tower

NATS

London City Airport has announced it is to become the first UK airport to build and operate a digital air traffic control tower, with a … More ››

3-D Display of the World’s Air Traffic Inaugurated at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

The new Open Sky flight-mapping feature at Stockholm Arlanda. (Photo: Victoria Ström)

I n an effort to visualize the growing number of destinations that can be reached directly from the airport, Stockholm Arlanda Airport has unveiled Open … More ››

Face Recognition Technology Test at Helsinki Airport

(Photo: Finnair)

Finnair and Finavia, together with Futurice, have announced they are testing the use of face recognition technology for the check-in process of Finnair flights at … More ››

Remote ATC Tower Services for Jersey Airport

Jersey ATC Tower

Jersey Airport (IATA: JER) is set to become the first provider of Remote Tower Service technology in the British Isles. The move follows a development … More ››

San Diego International Airport Unveils Innovation Lab

Rick Belliotti, Director of Innovation and Small Business Development at San Diego International Airport.  (SAN)

San Diego International Airport (IATA: SAN) has repurposed part of its former Commuter Terminal to serve as a space where innovators can conceive, develop and … More ››

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 £130 million Development

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

London Stansted Airport has unveiled plans for a new £130 million arrivals building to significantly improve the passenger experience. The building is the latest phase … More ››