St Louis takes a step forward with Lambert International privatisation, but some politicians pledge to oppose any deal

City officials in St Louis are moving ahead with the process that could lead to bids being sought for a long-term public-private partnership (P3) lease…..

PIA to operate New Islamabad International Airport? Is a new trend materialising

The Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority has established a committee to examine the feasibility of privatising the New Islamabad International Airport, Karachi Jinnah International Airport and…..

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…..

Chinese consortium to sell stake in Toulouse Blagnac Airport. Did the French authorities make a bad decision on the original sale?

CASIL Europe is reported to have decided to sell its 49.99% stake in Toulouse Blagnac Airport. The decision is said to come as France’s Government…..

Up to 100 new airports to be commissioned in India in next 15 years; private investors wanted, but will they come?

India’s Civil Aviation Secretary R N Choubey reported the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) expects India’s airlines to add approximately 1,000 aircraft to their fleets…..

Korea Airports Corporation moves into Latin America as the political heat is turned up at home

Korea Airports Corporation (KAC) has revealed that it generated KRW925.5 billion (USD825.5 million) in revenue at its 14 Korean airports in 2018, handling 82.8 million…..

The Brazilian airport concessions roll on with another six blocks of 44 airports…and belatedly they include Rio and São Paulo airports

No sooner has an announcement been made confirming the fourth tranche of Brazilian airport concessions than the President, Jair Bolsonaro – who took power on 01-Jan-2019…..

Is it a good idea? One of the original Indian airport concessionaires now seeks to take on Thiruvananthapuram concession

India’s Cochin International Airport Ltd (CIAL) has revealed it plans to bid on a tender to operate Thiruvananthapuram Trivandrum International Airport under the terms of…..

The airport transaction deals of 2018 – fewer in number and quality, things could improve in 2019

Any article on airport transaction deals of 2018 has to be qualified by the fact there were comparatively few of them. While the days of…..