Portela Airport (LIS/LPPT), Lisbon

A study by ANA Aeroportos de Portugal and EUROCONTROL showed that the airport had overly complex ground circulation, two crossing runways (one with operational restrictions), no parallel taxiway running the full length of the runways, high runway occupancy and unsuitable runway exits.

  • To meet the anticipated increase in traffic, ABB Airport Systems was contracted to install a new fli