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Avinor hit with major passenger losses in 2020

The company lost six out of every 10 passengers last year, with Oslo facing the harshest impact

Orlando named busiest US departure airport over Christmas

Almost 900,000 passengers flew from MCO, exceeding previous expectations

COVID testing campaign inaugurated at Frankfurt

Staff from three major cargo handling companies have been tested to increase safety

Rome airports become first to pass Health Measures Audit Programme

Both Rome Fiumicino and Ciampino receive congratulations from ACI

Hamburg Airport faces toughest year in its history

Numbers are down, but introduction of Covid-19 vaccine gives hope that passenger numbers will begin to recover

London Southend awarded post-Brexit trade grant

Out of 53 applications for the port infrastructure fund, Southend was one of only two airports to be awarded the financial aid

Daa International Set to Operate New Red Sea Airport

The project's completion is set for 2030 and will be solely powered by renewable energy

Secure health passport launched

VST Enterprises has highlighted the dangers of using QR and bar codes

BA launches its summer schedule for Southampton

Holiday destinations include Spain, Italy and Portugal and will begin from next May

Air Canada introduces biometric services at SFO

The service streamlines gate experience by automating the identification verification process

IATA reports slower than expected recovery in October

Both international and domestic travel experienced lower than anticipated passenger traffic

ACI publishes year-end Covid-19 impact analysis

The organisation says pre-departure testing is needed to eradicate the quarantine period to enable recovery

Mobile screening pods pave the way for efficient Covid-19 testing at airports

Portable pods could provide airports with the ability to rapidly setup COVID-19 testing centres

Accessibility progress highlighted at UK airports

To commemorate International Disability Day, the CAA highlight developments made to UK airports

KLM and Delta will offer Covid-19 tested flights from Atlanta to Amsterdam

Passengers using the new service won’t have to quarantine upon arrival if a negative test is obtained

Nice Cote d’Azur manages operations in real time

Airport Operations Centre places Nice as one of the most advanced airports in Europe.

New guidelines show travellers are low risk

A report presenting new EASA and ECDC guidelines hopes to lift quarantine to help restart the travel sector

Luton passenger numbers fell by 90% last month

Increase is expected in December due to the test to release scheme

London City Airport reveals master plan

Publication reveals strategies to aid the capital with its Covid-19 recovery

Heathrow set to introduce forecourt charge

Cost may be implemented for vehicles entering terminal departure forecourts to deter a car-led Covid-19 recovery

Menzies acquires 52% of Royal Airport Services

New relationship means the cargo handling service can increase its presence in Pakistan

Hygiene tops list of airport importance

Plaza Premium Group release Covid-19 consumer survey results: the public is keen to fly again but airport cleanliness is a priority

MAG launches UK’s largest testing scheme

Testing facilities have been unveiled at Manchester, London Stansted and East Midlands Airports

Study ranks 30 European airports

Heathrow is seventh overall despite having the best facilities in Europe; Madrid-Barajas comes out on top

API Winter 2020 Feature Premium

Airports International: Winter Issue 2020

The full issue in page-turning PDF format

WINTER is coming

WINTER PREPARATIONThe vagaries of winter weather can play havoc...

A secure FUTURE

LEIDOS MARIA HEDDENAirports International talks to Maria Hedden...

Riga seeks investment in cargo complex development

We have made extensive investment in infrastructure Laila Odiņa Riga...

Smart shopping

RETAIL AND CONCESSIONSAirport retail has been hit hard by COVID-19,...

Revamp plans for Dublin

A revamp will make Dublin Airport’s T1 more energy efficient daaTerminal...