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…..

Has Africa’s goal to grow got its biggest backing yet? Qatar Airways plans majority stake in Kigali’s under-construction Bugesera International airport

Africa holds a lot of promise for air travel. Qatar Airways certain believes so and has signed an agreement with Rwanda’s Government to acquire a…..

Phnom Penh’s new airport – will it be ready in 2023…or 2024…or 2025?

Cambodia has been highlighted as one of the key emerging Southeast Asian markets for the future. Located in the southern portion of the Indochina, it…..

French government opts to extend Nantes runway, however the net operational length will decrease due to concerns over noise pollution

The recently appointed French Secretary of State for Transport, Jean-Baptiste Djebbari, has presented details for the new development plans for Nantes Atlantique airport, representing investment…..