Airport Technology & IT


The 21st inter airport Europe Show Opens

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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 ››

New Radar for Billund Airport

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Spain’s Indra has been selected to provide a new generation of radar equipment for Billund International Airport (IATA: BLL). It follows a tender process organised … More ››

Brisbane Invests in Rooftop Solar Power

Krishan Tangri, BAC General Manager Assets, Brisbane Airport. (BAC)

Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) has announced it is investing in a major renewable energy Solar PV project capable of generating more than 9,315,000 kilowatt hours … More ››

Gatwick’s Community app shortlisted for seven national awards

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The Gatwick Airport ‘Community app’ – conceptualised by Gatwick for the airport industry – has been shortlisted for seven national awards, including for the Lloyds … More ››

Self-service Bag-drop for Bristol

Self Service Bag Drop

A trial of self-service bag drop technology commenced at Bristol Airport (BRS) on Wednesday 12 July 2017, saving time for passengers flying with easyJet. The … More ››

Four Airlines Removed From ‘Laptop Ban’

The US authorities have lifted the ban on electrical items being carried in the cabin of US-bound flights  operated by Etihad, Emirates, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines.  (Photo: Airbus)

The US authorities have removed four airlines from its ‘Laptop ban’ list. Back in March, the US banned all electronic items larger than a smart … More ››

US Requires Enhanced Screening to Replace ‘Laptop Ban’

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On June 28 the US Homeland Security Secretary, John Kelly, announced heightened security measures for foreign flights arriving in the United States. The US authorities … More ››

Bristol Airport Opens Refurbished Arrivals Area

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Bristol Airport’s newly expanded immigration hall, which includes ten of the latest ePassport gates, was officially opened by the UK’s Immigration Minister, Brandon Lewis, on … More ››

Avianca: First Airline in Latin America to Offer In-flight Internet

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Avianca and Inmarsat have announced the signing of an agreement that will allow travellers to enjoy broadband technology onboard its aircraft. With this project, Avianca … More ››

Fraport Announces Operational Readiness Project for Bahrain Airport

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Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide has announced a multi-year project to provide Operational Readiness and Airport Transfer (ORAT) consulting services for the new passenger … More ››