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 Deals this week: Air Canada, Safe Bag, TAV Airports http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-air-canada-safe-bag-tav-airports-5797919 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-air-canada-safe-bag-tav-airports-5797919 Canadian airline Air Canada has expanded its code-share agreement with Croatia Airlines. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT FAA and Aireon conduct space-based ADS-B technology flight test http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsfaa-aireon-conduct-space-based-ads-b-technology-flight-test-5798638 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsfaa-aireon-conduct-space-based-ads-b-technology-flight-test-5798638 The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Aireon have successfully conducted the flight test of space-based automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) technology. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Oslo Airport completes terminal building expansion http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsoslo-airport-completes-terminal-building-expansion-5799743 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsoslo-airport-completes-terminal-building-expansion-5799743 Norway's Oslo Airport has completed the 115,000m² expansion of its existing terminal building. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Adacel to modernise Avinor’s ATM system in OFIR http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsadacel-to-modernise-avinors-atm-system-in-ofir-5798900 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsadacel-to-modernise-avinors-atm-system-in-ofir-5798900 Adacel has been awarded a new contract by the Norwegian air navigation service provider (ANSP), Avinor, to modernise the air traffic management (ATM) system used for managing air traffic in the Bodø Oceanic Flight Information Region (OFIR). Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT New survey reveals Canadians do not support airport privatisation http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newscanadians-do-not-support-airport-privatisation-reveals-new-survey-5797491 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newscanadians-do-not-support-airport-privatisation-reveals-new-survey-5797491 <p></p>A new public opinion poll released by Angus Reid Institute suggests that most Canadians do not support the plan to privatise Canada’s eight largest airports.<br data-cke-eol="1"> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT British Airways reveals redesign details for New York JFK Terminal 7 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsbritish-airways-reveals-terminal-7-redesign-plan-to-customers-at-jfk-5798147 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsbritish-airways-reveals-terminal-7-redesign-plan-to-customers-at-jfk-5798147 British Airways has unveiled details of its plan to redesign Terminal 7 at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, US. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Beijing Capital Airlines to launch new route from UK Heathrow to Qingdao, China http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsbeijing-capital-airlines-to-launch-new-route-from-heathrow-to-qingdao-5796981 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsbeijing-capital-airlines-to-launch-new-route-from-heathrow-to-qingdao-5796981 Beijing Capital Airlines is set to launch a new direct service from London Heathrow Airport to Qingdao, which will create a new link between the UK and China. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT TAV and Al Rajhi to operate two more airports in Saudi Arabia http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newstav-al-rajhi-to-operate-two-new-airports-in-saudi-arabia-5795506 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newstav-al-rajhi-to-operate-two-new-airports-in-saudi-arabia-5795506 TAV Airports, in partnership with Al Rajhi Group, has entered a 30-year concession deal to develop and operate two more international airports in Saudi Arabia. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT EASA proposes new certification specifications for aerodrome design http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newseasa-proposes-new-provisions-to-improve-airport-aerodrome-design-5796761 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newseasa-proposes-new-provisions-to-improve-airport-aerodrome-design-5796761 The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has proposed new certification specifications (CS) for aerodrome design, which will enable airports to accommodate larger aircraft at existing aerodromes. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT US’s St. Louis Lambert Airport reports 10.4% rise in March passenger traffic http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsstl-sees-104-rise-in-passenger-traffic-in-march-2017-5795554 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsstl-sees-104-rise-in-passenger-traffic-in-march-2017-5795554 St. Louis Lambert International Airport (STL) in Missouri, US, has recorded a 10.4% growth in passenger traffic, with 1.26 million passengers travelling through the airport in March 2017, compared to the 1.14 million in the same period last year. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Tulsa Airport installs electric vehicle charging stations in a parking garage http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newstulsa-international-airport-installs-electric-vehicle-charging-stations-in-parking-garage-5794492 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newstulsa-international-airport-installs-electric-vehicle-charging-stations-in-parking-garage-5794492 Tulsa International Airport in Oklahoma, US, has completed the deployment of two PowerPost electric vehicle charging stations in its recently renovated parking garage. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Frontier Airlines adds new non-stop flights from CVG to NYC, Minneapolis, US http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newscvg-launches-frontier-airlines-two-new-nonstop-flight-services-5794574 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newscvg-launches-frontier-airlines-two-new-nonstop-flight-services-5794574 Low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines has launched new non-stop flights from Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) in the US. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT IATA urges stakeholders to reinforce aviation safety commitment http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsiata-urges-stakeholders-to-reinforce-aviation-safety-commitment-5795392 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsiata-urges-stakeholders-to-reinforce-aviation-safety-commitment-5795392 The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has requested aviation safety stakeholders to strengthen their commitment to a safety framework based on global standards, cooperation and dialogue, and effective use of data. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Bologna Airport launches SITA’s Scan&Fly self-service bag drop units http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsbologna-airport-launches-new-scanfly-self-service-bag-drop-units-5792907 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsbologna-airport-launches-new-scanfly-self-service-bag-drop-units-5792907 Italy’s Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport has installed a new self-service bag drop service to speed-up check-in procedures for passengers. Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT GFK deploys TSA’s new security checkpoint screening equipment http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsgfk-deploys-tsas-new-security-checkpoint-screening-equipment-5794059 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsgfk-deploys-tsas-new-security-checkpoint-screening-equipment-5794059 The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has deployed the latest security checkpoint screening technology at Grand Forks International Airport (GFK) in North Dakota. Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Memphis International Airport updates Concourse B modernisation plan http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsmemphis-international-airport-updates-concourse-b-modernisation-plan-5793224 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsmemphis-international-airport-updates-concourse-b-modernisation-plan-5793224 Memphis International Airport (MEM) in Tennessee, US, has updated plans to redesign and upgrade Concourse B of the airport. Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Dublin Airport unveils Irish art installations http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdublin-airport-unveils-irish-art-installations-5792365 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdublin-airport-unveils-irish-art-installations-5792365 Ireland’s Dublin Airport has unveiled a wide range of Irish art installations to introduce passengers to the European country. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT FAA to conduct workshops on proposed airspace improvements in Las Vegas, US http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsfaa-to-propose-on-potential-airspace-improvements-over-las-vegas-metropolitan-area-5792940 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsfaa-to-propose-on-potential-airspace-improvements-over-las-vegas-metropolitan-area-5792940 The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is set to conduct three public information workshops over the proposed airspace improvement plans in Las Vegas. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Granite Construction, Asyad Holding, Asiana Airlines http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-granite-construction-asyad-holding-asiana-airlines-5791468 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-granite-construction-asyad-holding-asiana-airlines-5791468 The Turner/PCL Joint Venture has awarded a $59m subcontract to Granite Construction, as part of the $1.6bn Midfield Satellite Concourse Project at Los Angeles International Airport in California, US. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT PortsToronto opens noise-mitigating GRE at Canada’s Billy Bishop Airport http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsnoise-mitigating-ground-run-up-enclosure-opens-at-canadas-billy-bishop-airport-5792313 http://www.airport-technology.com/news/newsnoise-mitigating-ground-run-up-enclosure-opens-at-canadas-billy-bishop-airport-5792313 A new ground run-up enclosure (GRE) has officially opened at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport in Ontario, Canada. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT