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 dnata to acquire cargo and ground handling operations at Toronto Pearson Airport http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdnata-to-acquire-cargo-and-ground-handling-operations-at-toronto-pearson-airport-5686295 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdnata-to-acquire-cargo-and-ground-handling-operations-at-toronto-pearson-airport-5686295 Dubai air services provider dnata has signed an agreement with Canada’s GTA Aviation to purchase a 50% interest in its cargo and ground handling operations at Toronto Pearson International Airport. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Vladivostok International Airport, All Nippon Airways http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-vladivostok-international-airport-all-nippon-airways-5684440 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-vladivostok-international-airport-all-nippon-airways-5684440 Sheremetyevo International Airport has sold Vladivostok International Airport in Russia to a consortium including Basic Element, Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Singapore’s Changi Airports International (CAI). Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT DHL Express Canada opens specialised cargo facilities at Calgary Airport http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdhl-express-canada-opens-specialised-cargo-facilities-at-calgary-airport-5686324 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdhl-express-canada-opens-specialised-cargo-facilities-at-calgary-airport-5686324 DHL Express Canada has opened a new specialised cargo facility at YYC Calgary International Airport. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT UK’s Gatwick Airport selects Splunk software to improve passenger experience http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsuks-gatwick-airport-selects-splunk-software-to-improve-passenger-experience-5686396 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsuks-gatwick-airport-selects-splunk-software-to-improve-passenger-experience-5686396 The UK’s Gatwick Airport is using the Splunk Cloud software platform to monitor key performance criteria and enhance its services for passengers. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT UK’s NATS to train Bulgarian air traffic controllers http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsuks-nats-to-train-bulgarian-air-traffic-controllers-5685094 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsuks-nats-to-train-bulgarian-air-traffic-controllers-5685094 National Air Traffic Services (NATS) has won a contract to provide training to Bulgarian air traffic controllers at its facility near Fareham, UK. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Gemalto to install e-gates at Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Paris-Orly airports http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsgemalto-to-provide-e-gates-in-paris-charles-de-gaulle-and-paris-orly-airports-5685020 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsgemalto-to-provide-e-gates-in-paris-charles-de-gaulle-and-paris-orly-airports-5685020 Gemalto and its partner Automatic Systems have been selected to supply, install and maintain automated border control gates at Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Paris-Orly airports. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Delta to build two indoor LED displays for Port Columbus Airport in US http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdelta-to-build-two-indoor-led-displays-for-port-columbus-airport-in-us-5685058 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdelta-to-build-two-indoor-led-displays-for-port-columbus-airport-in-us-5685058 Delta is building two indoor LED displays ar Port Columbus International Airport in Columbus, Ohio, US. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT UK’s Liverpool John Lennon Airport begins next phase of terminal upgrade http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsuks-liverpool-john-lennon-airport-begins-next-phase-of-terminal-upgrade-work-5683691 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsuks-liverpool-john-lennon-airport-begins-next-phase-of-terminal-upgrade-work-5683691 Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) in the UK has started the next phase of terminal upgrade works to improve services for departing passengers. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT United Airlines unveils new club at Los Angeles International Airport http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsunited-airlines-unveils-new-club-at-los-angeles-international-airport-5683705 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsunited-airlines-unveils-new-club-at-los-angeles-international-airport-5683705 United Airlines has unveiled its new club, built as part of a $573m project to upgrade Terminal 7 and Concourse 8 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Canada's Fredericton International Airport to add new line at security checkpoint http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsfredericton-international-airport-in-canada-to-add-new-security-line-5683674 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsfredericton-international-airport-in-canada-to-add-new-security-line-5683674 The Fredericton International Airport Authority (FIAA) is collaborating with the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) to add a second line at the airport's security checkpoint. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT New European Aviation Network completes first flight trials in UK http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsnew-european-aviation-network-completes-first-flight-trials-in-uk-5682504 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsnew-european-aviation-network-completes-first-flight-trials-in-uk-5682504 The new European Aviation Network (EAN), an integrated satellite and air-to-ground network, has successfully completed its first flight trials in the UK. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT India launches new AirSewa portal and mobile app to track flights http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsindia-launches-new-airsewa-portal-and-mobile-app-to-track-flights-5682490 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsindia-launches-new-airsewa-portal-and-mobile-app-to-track-flights-5682490 The Government of India has launched the new ‘AirSewa’ portal and mobile app to provide a one-stop solution for hassle-free air travel. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT IAM and Swissport Canada reach labour agreement http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsiam-and-swissport-canada-reach-labour-agreement-5682473 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsiam-and-swissport-canada-reach-labour-agreement-5682473 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) and Swissport International have reached a labour agreement, resulting in a strike being called off at Vancouver International Airport in British Columbia, Canada. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Gatwick Airport to invest £250m in new projects http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsgatwick-airport-to-invest-250m-in-new-projects-5681225 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsgatwick-airport-to-invest-250m-in-new-projects-5681225 UK’s Gatwick Airport has announced plans to invest £250m in various projects in 2017. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT RDIF and Singapore’s CAI consortium acquires Vladivostok Airport in Russia http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsrdif-and-singapores-cai-consortium-acquires-vladivostok-airport-in-russia-5681205 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsrdif-and-singapores-cai-consortium-acquires-vladivostok-airport-in-russia-5681205 A consortium comprising Basic Element, Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Singapore’s Changi Airports International (CAI) has acquired Vladivostok International Airport from Sheremetyevo International Airport. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Indian MoCA grants approval to construct 18 Greenfield Airports http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsindian-moca-grants-approval-to-construct-18-greenfield-airports-5681183 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsindian-moca-grants-approval-to-construct-18-greenfield-airports-5681183 The Indian Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) has granted 'in-principle' approval for the construction of 18 Greenfield airports in various states of the country. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: NATS, Vanir | ASL, Sunshine Coast Airport http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-nats-vanir-asl-sunshine-coast-airport-5678130 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-nats-vanir-asl-sunshine-coast-airport-5678130 The European Commission Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) has signed agreements  worth €26m ($27.39m) with National Air Traffic Services (NATS), the UK's air navigation service provider, to accelerate the country's airspace modernisatio… Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Adelaide Airport selects SITA’s new operational technology http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsaustralias-adelaide-airport-selects-sitas-new-operational-technology-5679769 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsaustralias-adelaide-airport-selects-sitas-new-operational-technology-5679769 SITA has been contracted to provide new technology in order to enhance operations at Adelaide Airport in Australia. Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Motorola to upgrade Tetra digital radio system at Munich Airport http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsmotorola-to-implement-tetra-digital-radio-system-at-munich-airport-5679783 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsmotorola-to-implement-tetra-digital-radio-system-at-munich-airport-5679783 Motorola Solutions has been contracted to upgrade its Tetra digital two-way radio system at Munich Airport in Germany. Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT TSA and United Airlines launch automated screening lanes at US's Newark Airport http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newstsa-united-airlines-launch-automated-screening-lanes-at-newark-airport-in-us-5679742 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newstsa-united-airlines-launch-automated-screening-lanes-at-newark-airport-in-us-5679742 The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and United Airlines have together launched new automated security screening lanes at Newark Liberty International Airport’s Terminal C in the US. Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT