2014 articles

Running the risk: Do airports benefit?

The disappearance of the Malaysian airline and revelations about the stolen travel documents being carried by some passengers...

Rising to modern challenges

Ralph Markert, assistant director, international partnerships & development at Interpol, looks at the Interpol I-Checkit solution and its...

Lighting the night sky

Thousands of new LED lights and cabling are being installed and laid at night in an ongoing two...

Drop and go: Winning passengers over

Surveys conducted by IATA and SITA show that bag drop systems are developing at a rapid pace but...

World Cup aviation

Industry Insider: Why the sporting world takes a keen interest in aviation

I wasn’t going to mention the World Cup in this issue but have blown it in the first...

Brazil aviation: ready for kick-off?

Some major airport projects have been completed in time for the World Cup which starts this month. But...

A beacon of light?

Jason Sandever, Senior Ground Inspector, for the Civil Aviation Authority and co-chair of the cross-industry Ground Handling Operations...

London Heathrow T2 count down

Will Heathrow’s new much-vaunted terminal 2 building improve the passenger experience at west London’s crowded and ageing hub?...

Lyon tailors airport service to cater for ski passengers

Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport is an important regional hub for skiers with 300,000 coming through the airport each year...

40 year milestone for Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport

On 13 March 1974, at 6 o’clock in the morning, a Boeing 747 operated by TWA arrived from...