New News information at Airport Technology New and updated information from News listed on www.airport-technology.com http://www.airport-technology.com/ en-us http://www.airport-technology.com/ New News information at Airport Technology http://www.airport-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Denver Airport receives approval to upgrade Jeppesen Terminal http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdenver-airport-receives-approval-to-upgrade-jeppesen-terminal-5902984 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdenver-airport-receives-approval-to-upgrade-jeppesen-terminal-5902984 Denver City Council has given final approval for redevelopment of the Great Hall of Jeppesen Terminal at Denver International Airport (DEN) in the US. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Royal Schiphol Group, Quintiq http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-royal-schiphol-group-quintiq-5902901 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-royal-schiphol-group-quintiq-5902901 Dutch electricity company Eneco has secured a contract to power Royal Schiphol Group’s airport network with wind power beginning 2018. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Fraport submits application to construct new pier at Frankfurt Airport http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsfraport-submits-application-to-construct-new-pier-at-frankfurt-airport-5902867 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsfraport-submits-application-to-construct-new-pier-at-frankfurt-airport-5902867 German airport operator Fraport has submitted the building permit application to the City of Frankfurt (FRA) for the construction of the new Pier G at Frankfurt Airport, in a bid to address passenger growth. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Air India starts first direct flight between Delhi and Stockholm http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsair-india-starts-first-direct-flight-between-delhi-and-stockholm-arlanda-airports-5903618 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsair-india-starts-first-direct-flight-between-delhi-and-stockholm-arlanda-airports-5903618 National air carrier Air India has started operating its first direct flight service between Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi and Stockholm Arlanda Airport in Sweden. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Business Stream secures wastewater services contracts at three UK airports http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsbusiness-stream-to-supply-water-and-waste-water-services-at-three-uk-airports-5902236 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsbusiness-stream-to-supply-water-and-waste-water-services-at-three-uk-airports-5902236 AGS Airports has signed new three-year contracts with Scottish water retailer Business Stream for the supply of water and wastewater services at three of its airports in the UK. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Dublin Airport registers 6% year-on-year growth in July http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdublin-airport-registers-6-year-on-year-growth-in-july-2017-5902135 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdublin-airport-registers-6-year-on-year-growth-in-july-2017-5902135 Ireland’s Dublin Airport handled a total of 3.1 million passengers last month, marking a significant 6% rise compared to the same month in 2016. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT ANWS selects Comsoft’s AMHS to enhance aeronautical message handling in Taiwan http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsanws-selects-comsofts-amhs-to-enhance-aeronautical-message-handling-in-taiwan-5901833 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsanws-selects-comsofts-amhs-to-enhance-aeronautical-message-handling-in-taiwan-5901833 Comsoft Solutions has been selected by Air Navigation and Weather Services (ANWS), a division of the Taiwan Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA), to deliver its aeronautical message handling system (AMHS) to upgrade communications in Taiwan. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Schiphol Group to operate all airports on sustainable energy http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsschiphol-group-to-operate-all-airports-on-sustainable-energy-5901079 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsschiphol-group-to-operate-all-airports-on-sustainable-energy-5901079 Dutch aviation company Royal Schiphol Group has entered an agreement with electricity company Eneco to run its airport network entirely on wind power from 2018. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Cebu Pacific exempts NAIA passengers from terminal fee http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newscebu-pacific-exempts-naia-passengers-from-terminal-fee-5901275 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newscebu-pacific-exempts-naia-passengers-from-terminal-fee-5901275 Philippines-based airline Cebu Pacific has updated its booking systems to allow customers to travel through Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) without paying a terminal fee. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT NATS selects Quintiq to overcome roster planning challenges http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsquintiq-to-provide-new-solution-for-nats-roster-planning-challenges-5900977 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsquintiq-to-provide-new-solution-for-nats-roster-planning-challenges-5900977 UK’s air navigation service provider (ANSP) NATS has selected Quintiq to overcome its rostering challenges in a hugely complex planning environment. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT London Heathrow Airport welcomes 7.53 million passengers in July 2017 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newslondon-heathrow-welcomes-753-million-passengers-in-july-2017-5899577 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newslondon-heathrow-welcomes-753-million-passengers-in-july-2017-5899577 London Heathrow Airport handled 7.53 million passengers in July, marking a 1.2% rise compared to the same month in 2016. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT CAA report rates UK airports on help provided to disabled passengers http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newscaa-report-rates-uk-airports-on-help-provided-to-disabled-passengers-5898832 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newscaa-report-rates-uk-airports-on-help-provided-to-disabled-passengers-5898832 The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has issued a new report that evaluates 30 major airports in the country on the quality of assistance they offer to disabled passengers. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Hole on runway causes passenger delay at Stansted Airport http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newshole-discovered-on-runway-at-stansted-airport-causes-passenger-delay-5899525 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newshole-discovered-on-runway-at-stansted-airport-causes-passenger-delay-5899525 Passengers at London Stansted Airport in the UK were hit with delays after a hole was identified on the landing strip of the runway on Sunday. Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Report shows passenger traffic at European airports rose 9% in first half of 2017 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsaci-europes-report-shows-passenger-traffic-rose-9-in-first-half-of-2017-5898724 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsaci-europes-report-shows-passenger-traffic-rose-9-in-first-half-of-2017-5898724 Airport trade body ACI Europe has released a new report that shows passenger traffic at European airports increased by an average of 9% during the first half of this year. Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Security breach at San Jose Airport causes passenger evacuation http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newssecurity-breach-at-san-jose-airport-caused-passenger-evacuation-in-terminal-a-5899532 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newssecurity-breach-at-san-jose-airport-caused-passenger-evacuation-in-terminal-a-5899532 A security threat at Mineta San Jose International Airport in the US has led to the evacuation of one of its terminals, causing significant delays to passengers. Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Abu Dhabi Airports achieves AFIS certification for Sir Bani Yas Airport http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsabu-dhabi-airports-achieves-afis-certification-for-sir-bani-yas-airport-5897554 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsabu-dhabi-airports-achieves-afis-certification-for-sir-bani-yas-airport-5897554 UAE airport operator, Abu Dhabi Airports, has received the first Aerodrome Flight Information Services (AFIS) certification in the country for Sir Bani Yas Airport. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Indra to modernise air traffic for AirNav Indonesia’s three control centres http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsindra-to-modernise-air-traffic-for-airnav-indonesias-three-control-centres-5898201 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsindra-to-modernise-air-traffic-for-airnav-indonesias-three-control-centres-5898201 Indra is set to upgrade the air traffic automation systems for three air control centres operated by the air navigation services provider (ANSP) AirNav Indonesia, as part of a contract. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Harris, SITA http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-harris-sita-5897867 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-harris-sita-5897867 US-based company Harris has been selected by Italian air navigation service provider ENAV to improve Italy's air traffic management (ATM) network. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Construction begins on $818m Bugesera International Airport in Rwanda http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsconstruction-begins-on-818m-bugesera-international-airport-in-rwanda-5897609 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsconstruction-begins-on-818m-bugesera-international-airport-in-rwanda-5897609 Rwandan President Paul Kagame has broken ground to begin construction on the new $818m Bugesera International Airport (BIA) in Rwanda's Eastern Province. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT British Airways to begin new service between London Heathrow and Nashville http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsbritish-airways-to-begin-new-service-between-london-heathrow-and-nashville-5896496 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsbritish-airways-to-begin-new-service-between-london-heathrow-and-nashville-5896496 British Airways is set to launch a new non-stop flight service between London Heathrow Airport, in the UK, and Nashville International Airport in the US. Wed, 09 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT