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'No guns' sign

In 2016, Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers discovered 3,391 firearms in carry-on bags at checkpoints across the US,...

Airport parking Q&A

Julian Sperring-Toy

Airport Focus talks to Julian Sperring-Toy, Managing Director, ADVAM UK about the need for convenience, value and loyalty...

Green horizon

Boarding at a mountain airport

Enforceable international agreements to reduce emissions and the widespread use of bio-fuels are two of the major objectives...

State of the art

Running through airport

Matthys Serfontein, Vice President, Airport Solutions with SITA says airports have now reached a tipping point in terms...

Out of time

Passing through security gates

Airports are stuck in a time warp when it comes to streamlining passenger processes. Gary Mason hears from...

White flight

Handling skis

Four airports in France and Switzerland service the huge influx of Alpine sports enthusiasts during the winter season....

El Presidente – we salute you! (sort of)

ARFF truck hosing aeroplane

Insider had made a pact with the huge editorial team at Airport Focus that he wouldn’t mention either...

Going the green mile

Electric pushback tug

Electric GSE and other airside vehicles can make a big difference to an airport’s emissions and pollution problem....

Snow horizon

Runway next to forest

Gary Mason visits Aebi Schmidt’s manufacturing plant in Baden-Württemberg’s Black Forest to discover how runway snow clearance vendors...

Fast track screening

Passing through security

In the second part of an article on major changes to baggage screening technology and regulation, Gary Mason...