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Swissport to provide Finnair’s ramp services at Helsinki

Swissport is to help Finnair accommodate the increase in intercontinental traffic at Helsinki

Jet and Neste in Amsterdam SAF partnership

Jet Aviation has signed an agreement to secure and offer Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel (Neste MY SAF) at its FBO at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Gatwick station takes next step

Gatwick Airport’s train station has reached a new milestone in its upgrade project after breaking ground on the next stage of works

Alstef to upgrade Mayotte baggage system

Alstef Group has won the outbound baggage system upgrade project at Mayotte Dzaoudzi–Pamandzi International Airport, expanding a system it installed in 2013

Changi launches short films

Changi Airport Group has launched ‘Where Dreams Take Flight: Singaporean Short Stories’, three short films created with local filmmakers

Vegan restaurant to land in Vienna

Vienna Airport has signed an agreement to open a combined Veganista/The LaLa takeaway restaurant in its newly designed Terminal 2

AirBridgeCargo extends Frankfurt partnership

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has renewed its cargo handling contract at Frankfurt Airport with Frankfurt Cargo Services (FCS), a subsidiary of Worldwide Flight Services.

HKIA moves towards 3RS

Runway redesignation has taken place at Hong Kong International Airport as the facility moves closer to a three-runway system

Athens measures emotional engagement

Athens International Airport has partnered with PathosAI to measure passengers’ emotional engagement in the context of the pandemic

Fraport and TAV win Antalya concession

Fraport and its partner TAV Airports Holding have won an auction to operate the new concession at Antalya Airport with a bid of US€7.25bn

Ambaar Club lounge opens at Viracopos

Airport Dimensions and Ambaar Lounge have opened their first Ambaar Club lounge at Viracopos International Airport (VCP) in Brazil

Denver opens largest self-bag drop in US

Denver International Airport (DEN) has installed 86 new self-bag drop (SBD) systems as part of Phase 1 of its Great Hall Project

OMV to supply eco heating to Vienna

OMV Schwechat Refinery will use industrial waste heat to provide Vienna International Airport with environmentally-friendly heating

Fentress reveals winning airport designs

Fentress Architects has named the winners of the FGC 2021: Airport of the Future

AAHK extends relief package

Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) is to continue support for its airport community by extending the current relief package to the end of January 2022

Nice offers touch-free check-in

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport and partners have developed a touch-free solution to help passengers avoid touching the self-service check-in kiosks

AirBaltic takes over passenger handling at Riga

Latvian airline airBaltic has taken over passenger handling and flight coordinator duties at Riga Airport (RIX)

JFK deploys AI apron turnaround solution

John F. Kennedy International Airport T4 operator JFKIAT has deployed Assaia International’s ApronAI Turnaround Control solution

BER to operate both runways

Both runways at Berlin Brandenburg Airport will be in simultaneous use once again from December 1, following eight months of rotational use

Auckland completes major road upgrade

New Zealand’s Auckland Airport has completed NZ$160m (US$109) of improvements

Servy expands into Canada

Servy, the enterprise self-service platform for hospitality, has launched its first airport programme in Canada, at Montréal-Trudeau International Airport (YUL)

Gold Coast installs aerobridges

Four aerobridges will be installed at Gold Coast Airport (GCA) this week, in the latest stage of the Australian airport’s terminal expansion project

Western Sydney takes next step

Western Sydney Airport has begun the search for a development partner for the first stage of its on-airport business precinct

Helsinki T2 extension ready for business

Operator Finavia will open Helsinki Airport’s Terminal 2 extension, inspired by classical Finnish design, on December 1

easyJet renews 21 Menzies contracts in Europe

Menzies Aviation has signed an extension to its long-standing ground services partnership with easyJet at 21 airports across Europe

NASA to deploy its tech at US airports

NASA has met with airport leaders to discuss implementing its aircraft flight scheduling technology to improve dependability for passengers

Luton welcomes CAA airspace decision

The UK’s Civil Aviation Authority has approved the airspace change known as London Luton Airport Arrivals following a public consultation

dnata helps boost Zanzibar aviation

Air services provider dnata has expanded into Zanzibar, investing more than US$7m and creating up to 400 local jobs

ACI and ITF strengthen relationship

ACI World and the International Transport Forum (ITF) have exchanged Letters of Cooperation

Christmas commercial revamp for Heathrow

Heathrow has refreshed its shops and restaurants ahead of the Christmas period, when two million passengers are expected to use the airport