Luis Felipe de Oliveira, Director General of ACI World, looks back over the past two years and explains his outlook on the recovery and the importance placing sustainability at the core of the airport sector’s business strategies.
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International Airport Review Editor, Holly Miles, caught up with Elizabeth Axtelius, Director Aviation Business at Swedavia Airports at the recent World Routes conference in Milan. Together, they discussed Swedavia’s performance during the COVID-19 pandemic, recovery and route development, as well as the future.
Manaus International Airport is the first of six other airports in the Brazilian region, whose operations will be handed over to VINCI Airports under a 30-year concession contract awarded back in April 2021.
The Aena airport network wrapped up a challenging 2021 with 119,959,671 passengers, equivalent to 43.6 per cent of the pre-COVID-19 pandemic figures.
Latest International Air Transport Association data shows that global air cargo markets halved in November 2021 due to supply chain disruptions.
A total of 22.4 million passengers travelled through Avinor's airports in 2021, a growth of 10 per cent despite a challenging 2021 for aviation.
Over the course of 2021, aircraft movements, airport cargo operations, and passenger numbers all increased and generously recovered for Hamad International Airport.
As 2022 begins, Hamburg Airport’s air traffic and passenger figures continue to improve despite the challenging circumstances of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and travel restrictions.
Artur Tomasik, Chairman of the board of the Upper Silesian Aviation Group, speaks to International Airport Review about the newly reconstructed and expanded passenger Terminal B at Katowice Airport, which opened in August this year and which will improve the passenger experience for those passengers travelling to Schengen Area countries.
Despite the turbulent atmosphere for aviation during 2021, including the fourth waive of COVID-19 and return of some travel restrictions, passenger figures at Berlin Brandenburg Airport remained high.
Ostend-Bruges Airport looks back on a successful 2021, a record year for cargo results and recovered passenger figures since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
In data compiled by the Ontario International Airport Authority, Ontario International Airport passenger volumes surpassed four million in November 2021, a close match to pre-COVID-19 numbers.
As the ‘last piece of the puzzle’ for the procurement of Western Sydney International Airport’s landside precinct, the final construction contract has been awarded and is underway to begin in 2022.
Aena airports network, during the month of November 2021, handled 73.3 per cent of the passenger traffic for the same month in 2019, pre-COVID-19 pandemic.