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Electric Aircraft Charging Stations to be Installed at Ile-de-France Airports

Electric Aircraft Charging Stations to be Installed at Ile-de-Fra...

TotalEnergies, Groupe ADP and the FFA will install charging stations for electric aircraft at airfields in the Paris Ile-de-France region.

Long Beach Airport Deploys New Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting Vehicle

Long Beach Airport Deploys New Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting Vehi...

Long Beach Airport (LGB) has purchased a new Oshkosh Striker 6X6 Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) vehicle.

FAA Funding to Prepare US Airports for Winter Weather

FAA Funding to Prepare US Airports for Winter Weather

The FAA has awarded more than 76.2 million USD to help 85 airports in 28 states prepare for the approaching winter weather.

India: Siemens Logistics to Supply Baggage Handling System at Noida International Airport

India: Siemens Logistics to Supply Baggage Handling System at Noi...

Siemens Logistics has been selected to deliver the baggage handling system for the new Noida International Airport (NIA) near Delhi, India.

LAX Receives Delivery of Over 500,000 Gallons of SAF

LAX Receives Delivery of Over 500,000 Gallons of SAF

Neste has delivered over 500,000 gallons of Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Toronto Pearson Opens Rehabilitated Runway 06L/24R

Toronto Pearson Opens Rehabilitated Runway 06L/24R

The Greater Toronto Airports Authority has re-opened Toronto Pearson International Airport's second-busiest runway: Runway 06L/24R.

Construction to Start on O’Hare Terminal Area Plan

Construction to Start on O’Hare Terminal Area Plan

The FAA has completed the environmental review for the Terminal Area Plan at Chicago O'Hare International Airport.

TSA Deploys CAT-2 Identity Verification at DEN

TSA Deploys CAT-2 Identity Verification at DEN

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is now deploying CAT-2 scanners at Denver International Airport (DEN).

Vantage and Corsair to Develop New JFK Terminal 6

Vantage and Corsair to Develop New JFK Terminal 6

Vantage Airport Group and Corsair Infrastructure have announced the financial close a 4.2bn USD deal to develop JFK Airport's new Terminal 6.

Paris Airports to Install Over 100 Auto Bag Drop Machines

Paris Airports to Install Over 100 Auto Bag Drop Machines

More than 100 Auto Bag Drop (ABD) machines for ICM Airport Technics will be installed at CDG and ORY airports in Paris.

The Airport Industry-News Magazine Issue 1 2022 Is Here!

The Airport Industry-News Magazine Issue 1 2022 Is Here!

In our 2022 Airport Industry-News magazine, we take a look at the developments in the airport sector, from automation to design.

Australia: Gold Coast Airport Opens Terminal Expansion

Australia: Gold Coast Airport Opens Terminal Expansion

Gold Coast Airport has welcomed international passengers to its terminal expansion, marking the completion of a three-year project. 

Alstef Deploys New Baggage Sortation Software at YUL

Alstef Deploys New Baggage Sortation Software at YUL

Alstef Canada has deployed a new version of its BAGSORT baggage sortation software at Montréal-Trudeau International Airport (YUL).

DEN Begins Construction on Second Level 6 Security Checkpoint

DEN Begins Construction on Second Level 6 Security Checkpoint

Denver International Airport (DEN) has commenced construction on the second new security checkpoint on Level 6 of the Jeppesen Terminal.

FAA Dedicates New Air Traffic Control Tower at GSO

FAA Dedicates New Air Traffic Control Tower at GSO

The FAA has dedicated the newest air traffic control tower in the US at Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in North Carolina.

New $2.7 Billion Terminal A Opens at Newark Liberty International Airport

New $2.7 Billion Terminal A Opens at Newark Liberty International...

The new Terminal A has officially opened at Newark Liberty International Airport, concluding the largest design-build project in New Jersey.

Airport Industry Supplier News

Product Spotlight – 60MM Single Light Approach Mast

Product Spotlight – 60MM Single Light Approach Mast

Pollite shines a spotlight on its Single Light Approach Mast, made from fibreglass and mounted in the Pollite frangible coupling.

Rhino Engineering Group Partners with Jewers Doors

Rhino Engineering Group Partners with Jewers Doors

Rhino Engineering Group and Jewers Doors Ltd are pleased to announce the launch of a new partnership for the sale of Jewers' sliding doors.

Reigniting Regional Travel, Australia’s Air Transport Opportunity

Reigniting Regional Travel, Australia’s Air Transport Oppor...

SITA discusses Australia's strong resurgence in domestic air travel, with 4.7 million passengers flying domestically in July 2022.

Product Spotlight – Internally Lit Heliport Windsock

Product Spotlight – Internally Lit Heliport Windsock

Pollite shines a spotlight on its Internally Lit Heliport Windsock, made from fibreglass and frangibility certified to ICAO/FAA requirements.

How Your Industry Benefits From A Visitor Management Kiosk

How Your Industry Benefits From A Visitor Management Kiosk

imageHOLDERS explains how different industries currently benefit from the use of its self-check-in kiosks.

Decarbonizing Operations Is Not a ‘Nice-to-Have’

Decarbonizing Operations Is Not a ‘Nice-to-Have’

SITA CEO Yann Cabaret explains the importance of decreasing carbon emissions in the aviation industry and what steps can be taken right now.

Product Spotlight – Externally Lit Windsock Mast

Product Spotlight – Externally Lit Windsock Mast

Pollite shines a spotlight on its Externally Lit Windsock Mast product, manufactured from glassfibre, finished with a UV resistant gel coat.

5 Ways Visitor Management Kiosks Optimise Your Business

5 Ways Visitor Management Kiosks Optimise Your Business

imageHOLDERS explores five effective ways different sectors rely on the use of unique visitor management systems.

Message Handling System Put into Operation in Latin America

Message Handling System Put into Operation in Latin America

Frequentis Comsoft has deployed an Enhanced Message Handling System for Argentinian Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP) EANA.

SITA – Why We Must Deliver Universal Digital Travel

SITA – Why We Must Deliver Universal Digital Travel

Jeremy Springall, SITA Senior Vice President of Border Management, explains the importance and benefits of universal Digital Travel.

ATCA Awards Massimo Garbini the Glen A. Gilbert Memorial Award

ATCA Awards Massimo Garbini the Glen A. Gilbert Memorial Award

Massimo Garbini, Frequentis ATM executive Board Member, has been selected as the 2022 recipient of the Glen A. Gilbert Memorial Award.

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Ready for Expected Growth

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Ready for Expected Growth

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Tower has been replaced by a new tower fitted with an integrated digital tower solution from Frequentis.

Who Are Pollite? Experts in Frangibility

Who Are Pollite? Experts in Frangibility

Pollite's fibreglass frangible structures for airfields continue to play a leading role in the development of airfield safety worldwide.

BEUMER Report: “Airports 2023 Outlook: The Road to Recovery”

BEUMER Report: “Airports 2023 Outlook: The Road to Recovery...

BEUMER Group has published its latest report detailing its vision for the operational and economic landscape for airports through 2023.

One Billion Hours of Safe Air Travel with FREQUENTIS VCX-IP

One Billion Hours of Safe Air Travel with FREQUENTIS VCX-IP

The Frequentis voice and data gateway, VCX-IP, has evolved significantly since its initial development around two decades ago.

Neste Appreciates Jet-Tekno’s Eagerness

Neste Appreciates Jet-Tekno’s Eagerness

Jet-Tekno delivered the first refueller truck to Neste in 1985 and has built over 20 vehicles for the customer since then.

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Mobile and deployable ATC tower solutions provide air traffic control services outside of normal day to day use.

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Royal Schiphol Group to Invest in up to 10,000 EV Charging Points

Royal Schiphol Group to Invest in up to 10,000 EV Charging Points

By 2030, Royal Schiphol Group will install up to 10,000 new charging stations for electric vehicles (EV) across its airports.

UK: Bristol Airport Opens Electric Charging Hub for Airside Vehicles

UK: Bristol Airport Opens Electric Charging Hub for Airside Vehic...

Bristol Airport and Jet2.com have opened an airside electric vehicle charging hub with Airport Carbon Transition (ACT) funding.

Edinburgh Airport to Map and Capture Unused Wind Energy

Edinburgh Airport to Map and Capture Unused Wind Energy

Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is partnering with Katrick Technologies to capture previously untapped wind energy across the airport campus.

Scotland: AGS Airports and ZeroAvia to Collaborate on Developing Hydrogen Infrastructure

Scotland: AGS Airports and ZeroAvia to Collaborate on Developing ...

AGS Airports is collaborating with ZeroAvia to explore the development of hydrogen fuel infrastructure for delivering zero-emission flights.

Melbourne Airport North-South Runway to Undergo Safety-Critical Maintenance

Melbourne Airport North-South Runway to Undergo Safety-Critical M...

Melbourne Airport's 2500m north-south runway will undergo safety-critical maintenance starting in November and lasting 11 months.

ZIEGLER to Deliver World’s First Hybrid ARFF to Cranfield Airport

ZIEGLER to Deliver World’s First Hybrid ARFF to Cranfield A...

ZIEGLER Group will supply the world’s first hybrid aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) vehicle to Cranfield Airport in Bedfordshire, UK.

Siemens Logistics Partners With Qatar Airways Group on Digitalising Cargo Handling

Siemens Logistics Partners With Qatar Airways Group on Digitalisi...

Siemens Logistics, Qatar Airways Cargo and Qatar Aviation Services (QAS) Cargo are cooperating on digitalising cargo handling processes.

London Stansted Opens New Double Airbridge

London Stansted Opens New Double Airbridge

London Stansted Airport has opened a new double airbridge to boost its ability to handle long-haul aircraft.

Frankfurt Airport to Expand Its Electrified Ground Services Fleet

Frankfurt Airport to Expand Its Electrified Ground Services Fleet

The State of Hesse is providing Fraport AG with 690,000 EUR to help electrify Frankfurt Airport's (FRA) ground services.

Germany: WheelTug and Düsseldorf Airport to Study Feasibility of Electric Taxiing

Germany: WheelTug and Düsseldorf Airport to Study Feasibility of ...

WheelTug plc and Düsseldorf Airport have signed a memorandum of understanding to conduct a FASTGate (Fast And Safe Turn) feasibility study that will assess the ...

FAA Awards $31 Million to Expand Cargo Infrastructure at US Airports

FAA Awards $31 Million to Expand Cargo Infrastructure at US Airpo...

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded more than 31 million USD to expand cargo infrastructure at nine airports in the US.

UL Solutions Launches New Standard for Electric Ground Support Equipment

UL Solutions Launches New Standard for Electric Ground Support Eq...

UL Solutions has launched a new service and standard for evaluating lithium-ion battery-powered electric ground support equipment at airports.

Lödige Industries to Automate Cargo Facility at JFK

Lödige Industries to Automate Cargo Facility at JFK

Aeroterm has selected Lödige Industries to automate the cargo system at John F. Kennedy International Airport‘s (JFK) new facility.

Netherlands: Hydrogen Refuelling Station to Be Built at Groningen Airport Eelde

Netherlands: Hydrogen Refuelling Station to Be Built at Groningen...

Groningen Airport Eelde, TotalEnergies Marketing Nederland and New Energy Coalition will build a hydrogen refuelling station at the airport.

OAK Completes Taxiway Rehabilitation Project

OAK Completes Taxiway Rehabilitation Project

Oakland International Airport (OAK) has celebrated the completion of its 30 million USD Taxiway Victor and Bravo Rehabilitation Project.

Stuttgart Airport Deploys Autonomous Snow Clearing Vehicles

Stuttgart Airport Deploys Autonomous Snow Clearing Vehicles

Aebi Schmidt Group and Flughafen Stuttgart are testing autonomous snow clearing vehicles and equipment at Stuttgart airport.

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UK: British Airways Trials Biometric Technology at LHR

UK: British Airways Trials Biometric Technology at LHR

British Airways has become the first UK airline to trial the use of biometric technology for international flights.

Silver Line Metrorail Station Opens at Washington Dulles International Airport

Silver Line Metrorail Station Opens at Washington Dulles Internat...

The Dulles Metrorail Station has opened at Washington Dulles International Airport, completing the Silver Line construction project.

AUS Starts Installation of New Baggage Handling System

AUS Starts Installation of New Baggage Handling System

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS), Whiting-Turner and Siemens Logistics have started installing a new baggage handling system.

Qatar: Hamad International Airport Unveils Airport Expansion

Qatar: Hamad International Airport Unveils Airport Expansion

Hamad International Airport (HIA) in Qatar has unveiled its airport expansion project ahead of the start of the FIFA World Cup.

Saudi Arabia: Red Sea International Airport to Open in 2023

Saudi Arabia: Red Sea International Airport to Open in 2023

The Red Sea International Airport is on track to start passenger operations in 2023 on the northwest coast of Saudi Arabia.

Denver International Airport Completes Gate Expansion Program

Denver International Airport Completes Gate Expansion Program

Denver International Airport (DEN) and United Airlines have celebrated the completion of the airport's Gate Expansion Program.

ZOOZ to Enable Ultra-Fast Charging for Rental Cars at LaGuardia Airport

ZOOZ to Enable Ultra-Fast Charging for Rental Cars at LaGuardia A...

ZOOZ Power has signed a binding MoU with a car rental services provider to pilot ultra-fast charging at LaGuardia Airport, New York.

IATA Announces Results of Global Passenger Survey

IATA Announces Results of Global Passenger Survey

IATA has released results from its 2022 Global Passenger Survey, demonstrating that travellers prioritise convenience in the airport.

Los Angeles International Airport Opens Terminal 4.5 Core

Los Angeles International Airport Opens Terminal 4.5 Core

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) has opened its new Terminal 4.5 Core as part of a 1.62 billion USD transformation project.

Liberty Defense Begins Walkthrough Security Trials at Toronto Pearson

Liberty Defense Begins Walkthrough Security Trials at Toronto Pea...

Liberty Defense has commenced beta testing of its HEXWAVE walkthrough security detection portal at Toronto Pearson International Airport.

Frankfurt Airport Presents First Terminal 3 Sky Line Vehicle

Frankfurt Airport Presents First Terminal 3 Sky Line Vehicle

Fraport AG has presented the first vehicle delivered by Siemens Mobility for Frankfurt Airport's new Sky Line automated people mover (APM).

Hong Kong International Airport Opens New Passenger Sky Bridge

Hong Kong International Airport Opens New Passenger Sky Bridge

Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) has opened a new passenger Sky Bridge connecting Terminal 1 (T1) and the T1 Satellite Concourse (T1S).

SEA Continues to Advance Airport Modernisation Projects

SEA Continues to Advance Airport Modernisation Projects

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) will advance its SEA Gateway and S Concourse Evolution projects as part of ongoing modernisation.

Ontario International Airport Opens Post-Security Areas to Non-Travellers

Ontario International Airport Opens Post-Security Areas to Non-Tr...

Ontario International Airport (ONT) has launched ONT+, a new programme that allows non-travellers to access post-security areas.

TSA Debuts Compact RFF-CT Security System at LAS

TSA Debuts Compact RFF-CT Security System at LAS

The TSA is debuting a compact RFF-CT security system at Harry Reid International Airport in Las Vegas (LAS).

PANYNJ and Navya Deploy 2 Autonomous Shuttles at JFK

PANYNJ and Navya Deploy 2 Autonomous Shuttles at JFK

PANYNJ and Navya are deploying two autonomous shuttles at the JFK Aqueduct Parking Lot during a 3-day platooning demonstration.

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Veovo and OneAlpha Partner to Optimise Airport Slots

Veovo and OneAlpha Partner to Optimise Airport Slots

Veovo and OneAlpha are integrating their software to allow operators to optimise airport slots and resources.

Brisbane Airport to Invest $5 Billion in Future Growth

Brisbane Airport to Invest $5 Billion in Future Growth

Brisbane Airport (BNE) has announced plans to invest 5 billion AUD in upgrading its two terminals, while exploring the option of a third. 

Poland: Master Architect Selected for New CPK Airport

Poland: Master Architect Selected for New CPK Airport

Centralny Port Komunikacyjny has selected Foster + Partners and Buro Happold as the Master Architect for Poland's new CPK airport. 

IATA Launches Environmental Assessment for Airports and Ground Services

IATA Launches Environmental Assessment for Airports and Ground Se...

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched an Environmental Assessment for Airports and Ground Service Providers. 

On.Energy to Install Battery Energy Storage Systems at Airports in South America

On.Energy to Install Battery Energy Storage Systems at Airports i...

On.Energy is collaborating with Skysense to install its battery energy storage systems (BESS) at 11 airports across South America.

Leidos Deploys New Terminal Flight Data Manager at CLE

Leidos Deploys New Terminal Flight Data Manager at CLE

Leidos has installed its first Terminal Flight Data Manager (TFDM) system at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Ohio. 

Waymo Trusted Tester Participants Can Now Use Service to Get to PHX

Waymo Trusted Tester Participants Can Now Use Service to Get to P...

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) has become the first airport globally to offer autonomous Waymo rides to and from the airport.

$50 Million in Funding to Enhance New York Airports

$50 Million in Funding to Enhance New York Airports

New York State has announced 50 million USD in funding to modernise operations, safety enhancements and environmental resilience at airports.

Arup Selected to Develop Vision Plan for Newark Liberty International Airport

Arup Selected to Develop Vision Plan for Newark Liberty Internati...

Arup has been selected by the PANYNJ to oversee a 'vision plan' for the future redevelopment of Newark Liberty International Airport.

Swissport to Open Air Cargo Centre at Central Japan International Airport

Swissport to Open Air Cargo Centre at Central Japan International...

Swissport has announced it is opening an air cargo centre at Central Japan International Airport (Chubu Centrair International Airport, NGO). 

Meet Your Peers, Improve Your Facilities and Maximise Revenue

Meet Your Peers, Improve Your Facilities and Maximise Revenue

Find out what you can expect at the Airport Parking Network Event, taking place on 27–29 November 2022 in Madrid.

Fraport and Lufthansa JV Aims to Improve Services at Frankfurt Airport

Fraport and Lufthansa JV Aims to Improve Services at Frankfurt Ai...

Fraport and Lufthansa have formed a joint venture name 'FraAlliance' to improve the quality of services at Frankfurt Airport in Germany. 

Rome Fiumicino Launches Europe’s First Airport Innovation Hub

Rome Fiumicino Launches Europe’s First Airport Innovation H...

Rome Fiumicino Airport has launched Europe's first in-airport Innovation Hub to help startup develop projects and prototypes at the airport.

BWI Airport to Commence Terminal Improvement Project

BWI Airport to Commence Terminal Improvement Project

Maryland Board of Public Works has approved a 332 million USD terminal improvement project at Baltimore/Washington Airport (BWI).

Delta and Joby Aviation to Offer Home-to-Airport eVTOL Transportation

Delta and Joby Aviation to Offer Home-to-Airport eVTOL Transporta...

Delta Air Lines has partnered with Joby Aviation to deliver a home-to-airport eVTOL transportation service to Delta customers.

Changi Airport Opens Renovated Terminal 2 Departure Hall

Changi Airport Opens Renovated Terminal 2 Departure Hall

On 11 October, Changi Airport Group (CAG) reopened the southern wing of its newly renovated Terminal 2 departure hall.

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