COVID-19

Travel sector holds day of action in response to government restrictions

The industry is urging ministers to provide financial support and announce plans for a ‘green list’ expansion

Dubai to reopen Terminal and concourse for anticipated demand

The reopening of facilities will allow the gradual return of over 40 international carriers to return to their home terminal at the airport

“Governments across Europe need to wake up to lasting financial weakness across the airport industry,” says ACI Europe

Europe’s airports are facing acute financial challenges that may affect decarbonisation, consumers, businesses and regional communities across the continent

Perth Airport implements new Covid-19 initiatives

The hub has continued to introduce safety measures such as cleaning procedures and contactless technology

Fraport’s passenger traffic figures continue to improve

Traveller volumes still remain low compared with pre-pandemic levels, however recovery is becoming more apparent with cargo operations exceeding expectations

Vienna Airport passenger decline continues

The hub experienced almost a 90% drop in travellers last month

FBB’s supervisory board discusses the firm’s future

As air traffic is expected to increase later on in the year, decisions were made regarding the company’s plans post-Covid-19

Heathrow urges UK ministers to provide support to sector

Passenger numbers have sat at 90% below pre-pandemic levels since last March

TSA surpasses two million passengers screened

This is the highest number of travellers passing through US airports since the beginning of the pandemic

EU stakeholders call for easing of travel restrictions

The travel and tourism sector is urging international governments to adopt the commission’s proposal to reopen the industry ahead of the EU ambassadors meeting on June 11