Heathrow’s third runway and other UK aviation infrastructure again under threat, this time obliquely from the environmental lobby

Just when Heathrow Airport thought it had fought off the final challenge to its implementation of a third runway by way of the recent rejection…..

Panama City’s Tocumen International airport consolidates its place as one of Latin America’s major hubs as new Terminal 2 opens its gates to traffic

Panama City’s Tocumen International airport announced that its new Terminal 2 was inaugurated on 29-Apr-2019. The terminal, spread over an 116,000 square metre area, features…..

Bangalore’s airport is on an expansion drive as it secures funding for second terminal and runway, but it needs more North American routes to support IT industry potential

Bangalore International Airport Ltd (BIAL) has raised INR102 billion (USD1.5 billion) in financing for the Bangalore Kempegowda International airport phase two expansion project through a…..

MAG confirms Sofia Airport concession bid – the Chinese connection seems most important to it

Manchester Airport Group (MAG) has confirmed it has lodged a bid to operate Sofia airport for the next 35 years in partnership with Beijing Construction…..

New greenfield airport for Chennai would serve more than just the city’s rising demand, but act as a key hub for planned Chennai – Bangalore industrial corridor

Tamil Nadu Industrial Development Corporation (TIDCO) issued a RFP in Mar-2019 for the selection of a consultant for the development of a greenfield airport near…..

The Philippines permits a ‘Swiss Challenge’ bid process for the New Manila airport project

The Philippines’ Department of Transportation (DOTr) will launch the ‘Swiss challenge’ bidding process for the PHP735 billion (USD14 billion) New Manila International airport project in…..

The billion dollar airport rental – new Istanbul airport operator set to pay almost USD1 billion a year in rent!

Turkey’s Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan has reported Istanbul airport operator IGA Havalimani Isletmesi AS will pay the Turkish state EUR822…..

Bangkok could soon get its third airport as Utapao redevelopment project gets to the bidding stage

The Royal Thai Navy, operator of Utapao Rayong-Pattaya International airport, recently unsealed tender bids for the USD9 billion redevelopment of the facility under the Thai…..

Third runway approved at Vienna Airport, but is it justifiable on recent growth estimates?

Austria’s Administrative Court (VwGH) has now approved the construction of a third runway at Vienna International airport after overturning appeals made on the basis of…..

It’s a familiar, recurring refrain – ‘we need more money for airport infrastructure in the US’. Does that claim stand up to scrutiny?

Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) said recently that US airports are “at risk of falling behind” with more than USD100 billion in infrastructure…..

Ready for construction? Delhi’s new airport moves out of planning, but there’s still lots of unknowns

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to inaugurate the Jewar Noida International Airport (JNIA) – aka the New Greater Delhi Airport redevelopment project – between…..