New Article information at Airport Technology New and updated information from Article listed on en-us New Article information at Airport Technology Blaise Diagne International Airport (AIBD) Blaise Diagne International Airport (AIBD) is a new international airport being built in Dakar, the capital city of Senegal. Sun, 08 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT September's top stories: London Stansted calls for aviation strategy, Siemens to modernise baggage handling London Stansted CEO calls for new aviation strategy for UK airports, and Siemens to modernise baggage handling systems at airports in Greece. wraps up key headlines from September 2017. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Airport Industry Review: Issue 25 In this issue: The economic argument for airport expansions, how airlines cope with extreme weather conditions, new gate delivery services being tested in the US, mobility solutions in airports, detecting counterfeit medicines, and more. Tue, 03 Oct 2017 14:01:00 GMT Charlotte Douglas International Airport Expansion, North Carolina Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in North Carolina, US, is undergoing a major expansion in order to meet future passenger and cargo needs. Wed, 27 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Is remote baggage drop-off the next travel innovation? Baggage handling innovations score high on the priority list for airports and airlines around the world, and one service is shaping up to become a potential passenger favourite. Can off-airport baggage check-in become the future of hassle-free flying… Tue, 26 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Santiago International Airport Expansion Santiago International Airport (Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport) in Chile undertook a major expansion to cater to the growing number of international and domestic passengers. Tue, 26 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT How the FAA is using drones to speed up hurricane relief Over the course of a month, hurricanes Harvey and Irma swept across the US, devastating homes, businesses and infrastructure and leaving thousands displaced. With airports forced to close or help with relief efforts, the FAA authorised drone operator… Mon, 25 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Winter of discontent: the impact of climate change on the aviation industry Scientists and meteorologists have warned that climate change could be behind more extreme winter weather conditions. For airports and airlines, this could not only mean delays and disruptions to flights, but much higher costs in the near future, as … Mon, 18 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Catching counterfeit medicine at airports Counterfeit medicine rakes in around $200bn a year globally and airports are a crucial link as these illegal and often dangerous drugs transit across borders. So what can airport staff do to cut the supply chain of illegal, life-threatening drugs? Thu, 14 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT Blackpool International Airport Blackpool International Airport is located on Lancashire's Fylde coast in the UK. It was formerly known as Squires Gate Airport. Wed, 13 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport Expansion, Dhaka The Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) is expanding the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka, Bangladesh, in order to address the continued increase in domestic and international passengers and cargo passing through the facility… Wed, 13 Sep 2017 16:01:00 GMT Entrepreneurs bet big on airport e-commerce Here’s the universal problem airport concessionaries face every day: “Most passengers are ‘gate anxious’,” asserts David Henninger, president and CEO of AtYourGate, a new airport food and merchandise company based on the US West Coast. Jerome Greer C… Mon, 11 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Airport economics: how much value does a hub really hold? From London to Sydney, the primary argument for airport expansion is always economic, usually through increased number of jobs and billions pumped into the regional economy. But how does a hub airport rake in money, and how does it trickle down into … Sun, 10 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT LaGuardia International Airport Redevelopment Project, New York LaGuardia International Airport in New York, US, is currently undergoing the LGA Redevelopment Programme to provide world-class airport facilities for passengers and airlines. Thu, 07 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Edinburgh Airport, Scotland Edinburgh Airport opened in 1977 and is Scotland's capital airport. It is the sixth busiest airport in the UK and connects to more than 110 international destinations. Thu, 07 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Entebbe International Airport Expansion The main airport in Uganda, Entebbe International Airport, is currently undergoing an expansion development in order to address the country's growing passenger and cargo traffic. Wed, 06 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT August's top stories: Construction at LaGuardia Airport, Edinburgh begins terminal expansion Construction begins on Delta’s $4bn facilities at new LaGuardia Airport, and work starts on new $818m Bugesera International Airport. wraps up the key headlines from August 2017. Mon, 04 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Talking airport mobility with thyssenkrupp Not all airports are alike when it comes to mobility solutions. Abi Millar spoke to Inge Delobelle, CEO of thyssenkrupp Access Solutions, to find out more about their technology, which has been rolled out in airports including Dubai, Toronto and Ista… Mon, 04 Sep 2017 06:00:00 GMT Kastelli International Airport Kastelli International Airport is being constructed on the Island of Crete, Greece, by Ariadne Airport Group, a consortium of Greek firm Gek Terna and Indian company GMR Airports. Wed, 30 Aug 2017 12:09:00 GMT Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) Expansion Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA), the main airport in Hong Kong, has been experiencing significant growth rates in passenger and cargo traffic and aircraft movements in the past decade. Thu, 24 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT