Airport News

Delta Signs Up For LaGuardia Redevelopment

July 20, 2017

Delta Signs Up For LaGuardia Redevelopment

Delta Air Lines has received final approval for a lease agreement for a new USD$4 billion terminal development at New York’s LaGuardia Airport.


JFK Airport On Track For $10 Billion Renovation

July 18, 2017

JFK Airport On Track For $10 Billion Renovation

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the next step in his plan to redevelop John F Kennedy Airport at a cost of USD$10 billion.


NTSB, FAA To Investigate Air Canada SFO Near-miss

July 11, 2017

NTSB, FAA To Investigate Air Canada SFO Near-miss

The US FAA is investigating an incident at San Francisco airport last week where an Air Canada aircraft appeared to attempt a landing on a taxiway.


Lufthansa, Fraport Agree Deal On Airport Charges

July 5, 2017

Lufthansa, Fraport Agree Deal On Airport Charges

Lufthansa and Fraport have reached agreement on short-term cost savings for the airline at its Frankfurt Airport base.


Abu Dhabi Airport Laptop Ban Lifted

July 3, 2017

Abu Dhabi Airport Laptop Ban Lifted

Abu Dhabi Airport has been removed from the list of airports the US Department of Homeland Security had banned from allowing carriage of larger electronic items in carry-on bags.



Regulator Introduces New Rules For Mexico City Airport

July 3, 2017

Regulator Introduces New Rules For Mexico City Airport

Mexico's competition commission COFECE has announced measures to reduce delays and cancellations at Mexico City’s main Benito Juárez International Airport.


Austrian Court Overturns Vienna Airport Extension Ban

June 29, 2017

Austrian Court Overturns Vienna Airport Extension Ban

Austria’s Constitutional Court has annulled the decision by a lower court to block Vienna Airport building a third runway.


American Airlines To Roll Out CT Bag Scanning

June 27, 2017

American Airlines To Roll Out CT Bag Scanning

American Airlines has announced plans to expand the use of CT scanning at airport security checkpoints.


India Approves Second Airport For New Delhi

June 26, 2017

India Approves Second Airport For New Delhi

The Indian government has approved plans to build a new international airport for New Delhi at a cost of INR100 billion rupees (USD$1.55 billion) for the first phase of construction.


Belgrade Receives Five Bids For Airport Concession

June 21, 2017

Belgrade Receives Five Bids For Airport Concession

Serbia has received five valid bids for the concession to operate Belgrade's Nikola Tesla airport, after the government extended the bidding process several times.