Airport Privatisation: How to reap the benefits and avoid the pitfalls

IATA DG and CEO Alexandre de Juniac has stated the appointment of Prince Muhammad Bin Salman as Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia…..

Airports as urban growth generators: the rise of the Aerotropolis

The expansion of commercial outlets within terminals has seen many major airports become “airport cities”. Further development beyond the airport’s original physical boundary has given…..

Can airports diversify their income streams as new technology comes online?

Whether it is car parking, land rents, terminal concessions or advertising, non aeronautical revenue sources comprise a significant portion of global airport revenues, with industry…..

Can airports really achieve deep and meaningful relationships with airlines?

Airport and airline relations have the potential to improve significantly once both parties recognise potential synergies in mutual areas of interest such as retail and…..

The retail revolution is coming to airports as automation allows better targeting of passengers

Airport retail is a highly lucrative source of revenue for many airports, with sales per square metre often three to four times higher than on…..

Show me the money! In a new technological age, revolution is underway placing traditional revenue streams under threat

Airports are increasingly facing additional “threats” to their revenue streams due to a conflation of technological innovations and regulation and these are creating a number…..

CAPA Global Airport Leaders’ Forum Summary

CAPA’s Global Airport Leaders’ Forum was hosted last month and included a variety of high profile industry leaders discussing topical issues related to aviation. Below…..