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Airport evacuation: keeping travellers safe

In case of emergency, airports have plans in place for large-scale evacuation of passengers. How do they keep travellers safe and reassured?

Manchester installs new BHS

The new baggage system includes more than two miles of conveyer belts and can process thousands of bags every hour  

Skyportz launches airline subsidiary

Wilbur Air will operate electric and hybrid aircraft in Australia, where it will have priority access to Skyportz vertiports

Areas brings Madrid to Barajas

Areas continues with its launch plan at Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport with the inauguration of two new F&B offerings

Ford breaks ground on terminal enhancement

The Gerald R Ford International Airport Authority has broken ground on its $135m Terminal Enhancement Project (TEP)

CT scanners halve LCY queues

London City Airport has reported a 50% reduction in passenger queue times since the rollout of next-generation CT security scanners a year ago

TSA upgrades JFK screening tech

TSA staff at JFK International Airport are now using credential authentication technology to improve checkpoint screening capabilities 

CEO changes at Changi Airport Group

After 15 years as chief executive officer (CEO) of Changi Airport Group (CAG), Lee Seow Hiang will step down on July 1, 2024

USDOT revamps minority programmes

The new rule will improve the inclusion of small, disadvantaged businesses in infrastructure opportunities and in airport concessions 

Luton makes infrastructure progress

London Luton Airport (LLA) is dismantling the car park damaged in last year’s fire and preparing for the rebuild

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Hamad International Airport Records A 44.5% Increase In Passenger Traffic In Q1 2023

Hamad International Airport (DOH) continues to showcase impressive numbers following a hugely successful year in 2022.

CPK's integrated transport hub

The new Polish hub has been designed to enable travellers to move swiftly, safely and easily between different modes of transport

CPK outlines passenger experience plans

Centralny Port Komunikacyjny is set to build a state-of-the-art airport hub from scratch, promising a seamless, enjoyable passenger experience

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Our survey reveals industry views on post-pandemic airport recovery

Airports International conducted an online survey on behalf of Hitachi Vantara in July 2020, in order to understand the industry’s view on recovery from the pandemic and the use of technology to provide an enhanced ...

How technology is meeting the changing demands of airports

The evolution of the modern airport, and the way in which their operators conduct business, was well underway even before the global pandemic struck earlier in the year.

Are Airports the Next Smart Cities?

Airports globally are recognized as being similar to smart cities, as they focus on delivering improvements to operations, sustainability, experience and business vitality.