2011 articles

CAA – Passengers take centre stage

Iain Osborne, Director, Regulatory Policy Group, Civil Aviation Authority The extensive travel disruption caused by snow storms across...

I AM THE PASSENGER

Jonathan Doughty offers some suggestions as to how our airports might enhance the passenger experience This is my...

HEATHROW AIRPORT: BAGGAGE OPERATIONS

The airline or its handling agent is responsible for inputting bags into the baggage system at check-in; screening...

ON THE MOVE

As capacity at our airports increases in line with demand, how will the automated people mover (APM) play...

GREEN IS THE COLOUR…

Lars Håkansson, Managing Director, LFV Aviation Consulting AB When greenhouse gases like carbon dioxide (CO2) enter the atmosphere...

FRICTION TESTING

A closer look at the world of runway friction testing Runway friction testing - Do you know what...

Airport FOCUS: Paris-Charles de Gaulle

Developing existing infrastructures is a strategic priority After a first phase of creating capacities to support the growth...

Airport FOCUS: Airport profile: Berlin Brandenburg International / AFI

Paving the way for the future! Over the next few years, Schoenefeld Airport will expand to become Berlin...

ATS SYSTEM GENERATIONS OF DFS IN THE SESAR CONTEXT

DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung, Germany’s air navigation services provider, introduced its new air traffic services (ATS) system P1/VAFORIT at...

THE LIGHTS ARE ON…

Airfield ground lighting (AGL) is vitally important to safe operations at an airport facility. Across the airfield, hundreds...