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Airport News

The latest news from the airport industry. If you have a piece of news that you would like us to cover, please contact Katie Sadler on +44 (0)1959 563311 or email us.


Airport passengers to benefit from new Greater Anglia franchise

Posted on: 17 April 2014

London Stansted has welcomed the news that Abellio Greater Anglia has won a new Government franchise to provide more services between the airport and Cambridge...

Making mobile happen – SITA upgrades iTravel® for 120 airlines

Posted on: 16 April 2014

Providing mobile services to tech-savvy passengers just got easier for 120 airlines and ground handlers with the upgrade of iTravel® by SITA...

Glasgow Airport unveils new look website

Posted on: 15 April 2014

Glasgow Airport has unveiled its new look website which is the latest in a series of improvements the airport has been making as part of its ongoing, multi-million pound investment programme...

Volotea celebrates its 2,000,000th passenger in Europe!

Posted on: 15 April 2014

Launched on 5 April 2012 by Carlos Munoz, Lazaro Ros and an experienced team of air transport professionals, Volotea is the airline serving European regional capitals...

BNE opens Australia’s first airside Assistance Animals facility

Posted on: 15 April 2014

A trip to the airport has become much easier for passengers’ travelling with Guide Dogs and assistance animals with Australia’s first dedicated animal ‘bathrooms’ officially opened at Brisbane Airport’s International and Domestic Terminals...

UK Flights’ punctuality improves in the last quarter of 2013

Posted on: 14 April 2014

Data published by the UK Civil Aviation Authority shows that during October to December 2013, the overall on-time performance of scheduled flights at the ten UK airports monitored was 80%...

Stansted Airport traffic results for March 2014

Posted on: 14 April 2014

Stansted Airport saw over 1.34 million passengers pass through the terminal in March 2014, down 0.3% over the corresponding month last year...

Dubai Airports set to launch major runway upgrade at Dubai International

Posted on: 14 April 2014

Dubai Airports confirmed that all systems are go for a comprehensive runway upgrade project set to be launched at Dubai International...

HKIA sees double-digit growth in cargo tonnage in March

Posted on: 14 April 2014

Air cargo throughput at Hong Kong International Airport registered remarkable year-on-year growth of 10.4% to 397,000 tonnes in March...

SITA named Best Airport IT Service Provider

Posted on: 14 April 2014

Emerging Market Airport Awards recognize SITA for third time...

HIAL records busiest ever year

Posted on: 14 April 2014

Scottish regional airport operator HIAL has recorded its busiest ever year, attracting an extra 70,000 passengers over the past 12 months, according to latest figures...

Leeds Bradford Airport launches ‘tweeting departure board’

Posted on: 14 April 2014

Leeds Bradford Airport has launched an application which shares live flight information via Twitter, a handy tool which communicates arrival and departure information directly to the Twitter user...

Thousands join Emirates and Glasgow Airport for Scotland’s first A380 arrival

Posted on: 11 April 2014

Emirates brought thousands of aviation fans together when it operated a one-off A380 service at Glasgow Airport to mark its 10 year anniversary and continued commitment to Scotland...

Glasgow Airport reports passenger growth for March 2014

Posted on: 11 April 2014

Passenger growth at Glasgow Airport has continued with almost 532,000 people travelling through the airport in March 2014, representing an increase of 4.1% compared to the same period last year...

Edinburgh Airport enjoys 4.9% increase in March passenger numbers

Posted on: 11 April 2014

Over 730,000 passengers travelled through Edinburgh Airport last month, an increase of almost 5% compared to the same period in 2013...



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