That shrinking feeling – projects like ‘Core Schiphol’ highlight how airports are working to reduce capacity and costs as demand hits new lows

Preparing for the future is a near impossible task for airports. While airlines may plan their schedules up to a couple of years ahead, the…..

Madrid has not exactly suffered from having only one airport, but plans for a second now faces airspace complications

The Spanish capital, Madrid, is one of the world’s most popular destinations for business and leisure tourism alike, with an eclectic mix of culture, history…..

Heathrow on hold as Court of Appeal blocks third runway ruling – London and England set to slip behind European peers for connectivity

London’s Heathrow Airport is one of the biggest most recognised hub facilities across the globe. But having already lost its title as the world’s largest…..

‘Temporary’ airport terminals become more commonplace: no surprise as airport infrastructure keeps up with passenger demand

There are swanky state-of-the-art airport terminals around the world in places like Singapore and Dubai, more functional ones in most cities and a few which…..

Brandenburg’s debut opens the door for long-haul connectivity into Berlin, but who will take the risk?

One of the biggest airport stories of 2020 will be the opening of the new Berlin Brandenburg airport in Germany’s capital city. This is an…..

Lisbon’s Montijo airport – with traffic demand in Portugal’s capital doubling during the 2010s, it is time to finally get the job finished

Anyone would think that Brexit is longest running project in Europe, but plans to convert the Montijo military airbase in Portugal and deliver much needed…..

Mexico sets a date for the inauguration of its ‘new capital city airport’; its President threatens to stop using his name if it doesn’t open on time

Only a short time ago, a headline like that above would have referred to the opening of a brand new purpose-built airport in Mexico City,…..

Is 2020 the year that Berlin finally gets its new airport? It is nine years later than planned but Brandenburg airport is set to open in Oct-2020

“What else can go wrong now?” would not be an unnatural reaction to the news that Willy Brandt Berlin Brandenburg airport (BER) will finally officially…..

TAV Airports to take over Almaty International airport in Jan-2020; wants to establish ‘a large aviation hub’ in Kazakhstan’s historic capital

TAV Airports Holdings is one of the world’s larger airport operators with its geographical scope stretching beyond its home country of Turkey, to locations in…..