Airport Industry


AMP Capital Buys Leeds Bradford Airport

Leeds Bradford Airport terminal entrance.  (LBIA)

AMP Capital, on behalf of investors in its global infrastructure equity platform, has agreed to acquire 100% of Leeds Bradford Airport, UK, (IATA: LBA) from … More ››

Green Light for Boeing’s Gatwick Hangar

(Boeing's Gatwick hangar is due to open in early 2019. (Gatwick Airport)

Boeing’s proposed plan with Gatwick Airport to build a new aircraft hangar has been granted permission to go ahead by Crawley Borough Council, with full … More ››

New Daily Passenger Record for Frankfurt

Frankfurt Main recorded its busiest ever passenger day in September. (Fraport)

In September 2017, some 6.2 million passengers travelled through Frankfurt Airport (IATA: FRA) – an increase of 5.4% on the previous year. This was the … More ››

EASA Inaugurates Singapore Office

Boeing 747

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has opened a regional office in Singapore to help strengthen the partnership between the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore … More ››

inter airport Europe Award Winners

Winners Innovation Awards 2017 (1)

The inter airport Europe Innovation Awards were announced and handed over to the winning companies in Munich on October 11. For the second time, the … More ››

Brisbane Boosts Disability Facilities

L-R: Stephen Goodwin Brisbane Airport Corporation, The Hon. Jane Prentice Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, Debbie Fraumano Association for Children with a Disability. (BNE)

Brisbane Airport (IATA: BNE) has become the first airport in Australia to open a dedicated ‘Changing Places’ facility for passengers with special needs. Located on … More ››

The 21st inter airport Europe Show Opens

inter airport Europe

The 21st inter airport Europe is now underway in Munich and will run though until Friday October 13, at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in … More ››

More Passenger Records for Munich

Munich Airport's Terminal 2.  (FMG)

Munich Airport says it is en route to a record-breaking performance after its third-quarter traffic figures include several new all-time highs. With approximately 4.4 million … More ››

Brussels Airlines Says Goodbye to the AVRO RJ Airliner

Brussels Airlines' last AVRO RJ100, OO-DWD, will be retired from service on October 28.   (Brussels Airlines)

On October 28, Brussels Airlines will turn an important page in its history book. With flight SN2720 Geneva-Brussels, the airline will operate its very last … More ››

Thomas Cook Strikes Called off

Thomas Cook Airlines A321 low res

Thomas Cook and the British Airline Pilots’ Association (BALPA) have agreed to enter binding arbitration to end the dispute between the company and its pilots … More ››