All articles by Paul French

Paul French

Iraq: Ready to Fly

Iraq is championing the cause of ‘tourism not terrorism’ as the military presence in the region is scaled back. But while plans for hotels start to hit the news, Paul French questions the ability of airports in the region to cope with a new tourist trade.

What to Expect in 2008

Terminal 5, Open Skies and projected growth ought to make 2008 a great year for the airport industry. But will it live up to expectation? Paul French investigates.

In the Eye of the Beholder

Biometrics systems are springing up at increasing numbers of airports around the world. Paul French investigates the growth of the technology that aims to make it easier for you but impossible for the terrorists to travel.