Kansai International Airport has unveiled the first remodelling stage of its new domestic area in Terminal 1, which will provide passengers' more functional commercial spaces, shops and restaurants.
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Tsuyoshi Emura, Executive Officer, General Manager of T1 Renovation PMO at Kansai Airports, tells International Airport Review about the project and what it is looking achieve.
Kansai Airports has conducted a demonstration experiment at Kobe Airport, using remote interactive robots to serve passengers.
Rika Ito, Manager of the Environmental Management Group at Kansai Airports, details the commitment being made to address environmental issues and the advantages of working collaboratively between the three airports under the group’s operation in the next instalment of International Airport Review’s exclusive series.
The modernisation of Kansai Airport's terminal will create more capacity and improve the passenger experience by optimising existing spaces.
The renovation of Kansai Airport's Terminal 1 will focus on expanding the capacity of international flights and improving the passenger experience.
Kansai International Airport has installed 12 e-gates, offering a new and smoother passenger experience when entering airport security.
In Japan, nine million tonnes of plastic waste are produced each year, of which four million tonnes are disposable plastics such as plastic bottles and bags.
Following Kansai Airport’s success in the World’s Best Airport Baggage Delivery 2019 award, International Airport Review spoke to the airport to investigate the procedures that are in place.
Plastic bags will soon be a thing of the past in Kansai Airports across Japan, but is this enough to quell the environmental impact of the airports?