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Thermo Fisher offers scalable testing solutions to help keep air travel safe.

The increase in air travel as people get back to their lives and livelihoods will require SARS-CoV-2 testing for the safety of passengers, air travel employees, and countries. Travel restrictions and testing requirements around the world change regularly and without prior notice. Safety plans are fluid and testing should be adaptable to what tomorrow may bring.

Airport Dimensions commemorates one year of ‘Sleep ‘n fly’ pods

Demand for the lounge has increased continually has operations at Hamad International recover from Covid-19

Flughafen Wien Group reports strongest month since pandemic began

Passenger numbers from August are considerably more positive than figures reported in 2020

Riga opens new self-service baggage lines

The country’s national carrier airBaltic was the first airline to use the new service

Alstef Group to upgrade baggage systems at Keflavik Airport

The company was awarded a contract for the terminal project based on quality, price, and their technical compliance

Avinor reports group-wide traffic increases

The operator has seen a strong recovery in domestic travel demand while international connections remain sluggish

Fraport reveals August traffic figures

European airports are seeing increases in traffic due to the introduction of the EU-wide Digital COVID Certificate

Johan Vanneste set to leave CEO position at Cologne Bonn

He is expected to make an exit at the end of the year due to a change in personal circumstances

Manchester Airport calls for simplification of UK travel system

Government figures show UK aviation is the worst hit sector, more than 90% down on pre-pandemic levels

New Miami Airport director and CEO named

Miami-Dade Mayor, Daniella Levine Cava, announced the appointment of Rafael Cutié as airport director and CEO

Heathrow urges government to ditch amber list

The hub looks to the new travel review in securing UK's competitiveness

Emirates continues to resume pre-pandemic routes

The services coincide with the Expo 2020 Dubai, a six-month long event, with eligible customers receiving a free day pass

Miami testing COVID-19 detector dogs

The facility becomes the first in the US to carry out this kind of research

Riga begins use of new rapid exit taxiway

The airport has begun operating the new site which is set to decrease the hub’s carbon footprint

Plaza Premium Group inaugurates services in Japan

The company has opened an airport lounge at Chubu Centrair International Airport, with plans to expand its presence further in the region

Gerry’s dnata partners with Gulf Air in Pakistan

The ground handling firm plans to expand its presence within the region with the new agreement

Positives for Hong Kong amid strong growth in cargo traffic

The airport recorded year-on-year increase in freight movements for August

Wizz Air inaugurates Abu Dhabi-Bahrain route

Those using the service are also able to connect to destinations such as Athens and Belgrade with the carrier

United and Honeywell to partner on SAF investment

The two companies have established a goal with Alder Fuels to produce a 100% drop-in replacement for petroleum jet fuel

WFS to handle SriLankan cargo operations at Heathrow

The carrier is the first customer to be handled by the company at the CenterPoint freight terminal

Porter Airlines returns to the skies

The Toronto-based company is recalling hundreds of workers as Coronavirus travel restrictions gradually ease

Saudia to reintroduce Manchester-Jeddah route

The English hub will return as the UK’s only airport outside London to offer direct services to Saudi Arabia

Seattle introduces mobile food delivery robot

Customers can choose to pick up their orders or have them delivered to their gate by robot

Hong Kong completes construction of third runway

The airport is targeting a 2022 in service date for the facility’s new tarmac

Gatwick launches northern runway consultation

The airport has commenced deliberations to utilise a dual airstrip system

Dnata appoints new CEO for Asia Pacific

With more than 20 years of experience in the sector, Charles Galloway will assume the position with immediate effect

Group letter calls on government to address HIAL remote tower plans

A large cohort of MPs and members of the community have expressed their concerns to Scottish ministers

Plaza Premium Group to manage passenger services at BLR

The firm plans to rejuvenate 22 of its amenities ranging from customer experience to technology modernisations

Gatwick in call to ease travel restrictions

London Gatwick Airport has called on the UK Government to allow double vaccinated passengers to avoid COVID-19 tests

easyJet boosts UK-Netherlands offering

Low cost carrier easyJet has begun operations between Birmingham, among the UK airports hardest hit by the pandemic, and Amsterdam/Schiphol