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Swedavia records highest traffic figures since March 2020

The company experienced severe losses across all ten of its airports, however signs of recovery are beginning to show

Lisbon Airport reopens T2

The decision was taken due to the increase in passenger traffic across Europe

TAP begins new North Africa connections

The airline will connect Lisbon with Morocco and Tunisia

Swedavia sells building rights at Goteberg Landvetter

The operator hopes to expand its warehouse and logistics facilities to reinvest in the airport’s development

Virgin and Delta to return to Heathrow’s T3

Additional airlines will return to the facility over a phased period

Vueling inaugurates Belfast-Barcelona flights

The airline will add to the existing carriers in operation at the Northern Irish airport, strengthening the IAG network

Iberia makes maiden Maldives flight

The Spanish airline will operate three weekly connections to the Indian Ocean islands’ capital Male



Airport Intelligence and ORTEC look to optimise airport operations with strategic partnership

The collaboration aims to improve the overall passenger experience and operational efficiency at airports around the world

Saudi Arabia announce second national carrier

The new airline is expected to catapult the country into 5th place for global air transit traffic

Hermes Airports celebrates Ryanair’s Cyprus summer schedule

The new services are set to operate from Paphos and Larnaca, with the addition of six new routes

Transavia France set to add Paris route from Arlanda

The announcement coincides with increased travel demand, as the carrier also recently added flights to Montpellier to its route network

Jet2 takes off at new Bristol base

The English airport becomes the airline’s tenth UK base

Emirates resumes long-haul services to Orlando

The carrier will operate its first passenger flights to the Florida airport in over 15 months

Emirates to reopen first class lounge in Dubai

The facility in concourse B, is being opened to meet increased demand from premium customers

Fraport receives Covid-19 compensation to support Frankfurt

The German government is presenting the company with financial aid after continuing operations throughout the first lockdown

UK government announce £3m funding for SAF infrastructure development

The Jet Zero Council have put aviation at the centre of rebuilding a greener sector post-pandemic

First eGates in Bangladesh implemented at Hazrat Shahjalal

The new solution is set to limit human contact by the use of ePassports and biometric technology

Munich Airport expands hospitality and retail services

The German hub is seeing signs of recovery as it begins to reopen its hospitality and retail outlets

TSA predicts increase in passenger volumes

The organisation has seen screening numbers rise over the last month, with some airports recording pre-pandemic figures

London Stansted named as Flypop’s first UK base

The carrier is expected to commence services between the British hub and India in the next few months

SSP wins contract in West Indies

The company’s debut partnership is set to begin later this month, with plans to operate five additional hospitality facilities by 2023

Gerry’s dnata achieves GDP certification

The company has become the first to achieve the award for pharmaceutical cargo in Pakistan

EasyJet partners with Boots UK on Covid-19 tests

Passengers will be able to book Boots’ tests via the easyJet website

Aviator provides handling to first Flyr flight

The company will provide ground handling services to the carrier at its destinations in Norway

ACI and member airports discuss aviation development to ICAO

The new forum is set to establish long-term approaches for the sector’s recovery and sustainability measures

Tokyo’s Narita selects Smiths Detection’s tray disinfection technology

The airport will install 62 units of the ultraviolet cleaning equipment in its efforts to enable safer travel

Malmo Airport inaugurates new testing facility

Passengers are able to acquire a PCR or antigen test at the site dependent on their travel requirements

Luton Airport’s airspace design modified following consultation

Feedback from local communities enabled the project to go forward, with plans expected to take effect in February next year

ACI study shows need for airports to combine capex with sustainability goals

The report highlights the importance of modernised infrastructure to cater for increasing capacity

Qatar Airways and Alaska Airlines seal codeshare partnership

The alliance will see passengers able to book flights across both the airlines’ networks