2017 articles

airport

Sustainable innovation

Energy is a major operating cost for airports, which are also under increasing pressure to reduce emissions and...

People

Solving the identity challenge

Airports are huge employers of people and with such large numbers and regular turnover of staff the issue...

Airport runway

Together to power your airport performance

What if all the different parts of your airport communicated and worked seamlessly together as one? Imagine one...

Shopping bags

Retail growth set to continue

The significant growth in airport retail looks set to continue in the future, according the latest data from...

Server racks

Controlling the temperature of airports’ electrical equipment is essential

Airports need to check their critical systems to make sure they are able to cope with rising temperatures....

Baggage trolley

On track for 753?

IATA’s mandate coming into force next year which is designed to reduce the $2 billion annual cost of...

Go with the flow

The Austrian Institute of Technology describes how it has developed three innovative technologies to improve passenger flows and...

Railway track

We’re on the train to nowhere…

One of the curious things about international travel and migrationary journeys is how accidents and sheer happenstance have...

Facial recognition

Walk on by

Free flowing passenger security border and immigration systems, whereby identities are checked on the move without the need...

Calgary airport

Calgary’s green credentials

A long list of green design features was part of the extensive planning process for Calgary International’s new...