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Vertiports and the impact of regulations

What regulations should vertiport developers know about, and how do they vary from region to region? Mark Broadbent reports

Drone medical courier service trialled

EMED Group and Skyports Drone Services have completed a proof-of-concept project aimed at bringing innovation to medical courier services

Swissport and IndiGo team up in Nairobi

For its first destination in Africa, IndiGo has picked Swissport Kenya for airport ground services at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO)

Heathrow trials lower-carbon concrete

Heathrow has begun exploring the viability of lower carbon concrete, which cuts emissions by 50% compared to a conventional concrete

Bristol funds local projects

The first half of 2023 has seen Bristol Airport’s Local Community Fund support local community projects to the tune of £170,000

Smiths launches dual-view X-ray scanners

Consisting of two dual-view X-ray scanners, the SDX 100100 DV series delivers high throughput break-bulk freight and oversized baggage screening

PIT opens childcare facility

Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) has unveiled a new childcare centre, run by La Petite Academy, for infant, toddler and preschool care

UrbanV and AWS prepare for take off

The AAM specialist will partner with Amazon Web Services to develop a city-wide infrastructure for electrically powered flying taxis

Jaipur to deploy biometrics

Passengers flying domestic from Jaipur Airport will no longer be required to carry printouts of their tickets and boarding pass

Gloucestershire appoints new airport director

Jason Ivey is the new airport director at Gloucestershire Airport, formerly Staverton Airport, which specialises in business aviation