Lily Mae Pacey, Junior Editor of International Airport Review, spoke with Justin Meyer from Kansas City Aviation Department, and Dan Moylan from Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate, to discuss the exciting new developments at KCI which will transform the airport into a space accessible and inclusive to all passengers.
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Denver International Airport has outlined long-term sustainability initiatives, to assist the decrease of airport operation’s impact on the environment and its carbon footprint.
Marion Town, Director of Climate and Environment at Vancouver International Airport, highlights how their sustainability efforts reflect their community and global concerns.
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded more than $766 million in grants to build safer, more sustainable, and accessible airports across the U.S.
Marc Houalla, Deputy Executive Director of Groupe ADP and Managing Director of Paris‑Charles De Gaulle Airport, argues that big data and artificial intelligence is becoming increasingly essential for airport management and takes an in-depth look at how it benefitted operations within his own airport.
Heather Karch, Aviation Facilities and Infrastructure Architecture Manager and Section 504/ADA Coordinator at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, writes of the services and amenities that the airport has implemented and recently expanded in order to provide a positive passenger experience for all.
Judith Davis, Airport Operations Manager at George Best Belfast City Airport, discusses the airport’s award-winning accessibility practices and how it works to ensure that the airport journey is stress-free for both PRMs and passengers with hidden disabilities.
Accessible Air Travel Expert, Roberto Castiglioni, speaks to International Airport Review about the impact that PRM no-shows have on operational efficiency and what airports can do to tackle this.
In this jam-packed issue we feature articles from industry experts on a range of topics including: biometrics; accessibility; construction and renovation; PRM assistance; Global Reporting Format; airport technology priorities; airport design; and also, an event review of our hugely successful Rebuilding Airports Online Summit which took place in May.
Linda Ristagno, Assistant Director of External Affairs at the International Air Transport Association (IATA), updates International Airport Review on the work that IATA has been doing to further the accessible air travel agenda.
In a bid to be more accessible and inclusive, Seattle-Tacoma Airport has opened a Sensory Room and Interfaith Prayer and Meditation Room.
A total of 390 airports in 39 states, Puerto Rico and the Federated States of Micronesia will benefit from more than $627.7 million in FAA grant funding.
Set to open in 2021, the Digital Aviation Research and Technology Centre (DARTeC) at Cranfield University aims to bring together sector leads from across the aviation industry within a collaborative research environment to create, experiment and challenge the digital status quo. International Airport Review’s Junior Editor, Leah Hockley, spoke with three…
Carol Lobato, Deputy General Manager at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport Terminal 2, details the hard work that goes into creating an effortless, stress-free experience for passengers, and the importance of trust, now more than ever, in building and keeping relationships that will see those passengers return.
Jean-Sébastien Pard, Senior Manager of Facilitation and Passenger Services at ACI World, highlights how accessible airport operations are imperative, even more so during these difficult times.