2015 articles

Passenger checking in

Who owns the passenger?

With the plethora of airport and airline apps available to the passenger and the emergence of other external...

Francis Morgan

Q&A: Francis Morgan

Director of Policy, London Heathrow Airport Francis, could you start by telling us what your role as Director...

Dublin Airport

Celtic tiger

Dublin is one of the few airports in Western Europe that makes a profit. What is the secret...

Airport terminal

How standardisation can save airport space

Heathrow’s new flagship terminal has demonstrated how simplifying processes can squeeze better passenger service into less real estate....

Dubai International Airport

Death of the super hub?

Paul Griffiths, CEO of Dubai Airports, told a recent major aviation conference in Brussels that the move towards...

Aircraft pushed out

Green Ground Handling

There are some simple steps that can be taken to improve the environmental impact of ground support equipment...

Queuing for airport security

Airport security: the weakest link

Ensuring the security of the air transport industry is an all-inclusive enterprise aimed at protecting passengers, staff and...

Reading area at Munich airport

Can an airport become a cultural heritage site?

In an industry beset with a veritable blizzard of different awards one in particular caught Insider’s eye as...

Welcome

Advances in robotics are having as much an impact on the civil aviation industry as any other technology-rich...

Runway lighting

Keeping the lights on

Jim Wallace reports on the use of specialist equipment for the vital service and maintenance of airfield ground...