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Issue 5 2014



Dubai Airports: Connecting the world

14 October 2014 | By Lorne Riley, Dubai Airport

Lorne Riley outlines Dubai Airports' ambitious expansion programme which, when complete, will see Dubai International and Dubai World Central-Al Maktoum International Airport’s joint capacity reach in excess of 200 million passengers per year.


Airport Big Data: Reality or hype?

14 October 2014 | By Dr Roland Kreig, Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide

Dr Roland Krieg, Senior Executive Vice President of IT at Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide, asks whether Big Data exists at airports and how we can use it to improve the passenger experience and business performance.


Airport railways: Keeping airports connected

14 October 2014 | By Paul Le Blond, International Air Rail Organisation (IARO)

The number of air-rail links around the world is growing at an astonishing rate. Paul Le Blond, President of the International Air Rail Organisation (IARO) looks at some examples of best practice.


Aircraft recovery leadership: Silo of excellence or horizontal collaboration

14 October 2014 | By William Cussato, Chairman of the IATA Aircraft Recovery Task Force

The majority of disabled aircraft events occur at aerodromes, and when this happens, stakeholders need to work together. William Cusato, Chairman of the IATA Aircraft Recovery Task Force, suggests that horizontal collaboration is the way to restore normal operations.


Salt Lake City’s terminal redevelopment

14 October 2014 | By Maureen Riley, Salt Lake City Department of Airports

After years planning, Salt Lake City International Airport's terminal redevelopment broke ground in July 2014. Once complete, the $1.8 billion programme will provide a new hub for America’s south west.


ARFF: Establishing a world-class firefighting facility

14 October 2014 | By Pierre Borrodier, Head of SSLIA Service at Lyon Airport

With the inauguration of Lyon Airports’ new Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting Service training ground, the airport has become the first in France to offer training facilities to cope with real-life situations.


Screening for your security

13 October 2014 | By ,

INTERPOL’s I-Checkit screening solution is an innovative security tool for enhanced global security, says Director of Strategic Planning, Pieter Deelman, and Assistant Director of the International Partnerships and Development Directorate, Ralph Markert