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US To Tighten Airport Worker Screening

April 20, 2015

US airport workers will be subject to extra security screening under new rules prompted by the December 2014 arrest of a baggage handler in Atlanta on gun smuggling charges.
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US To Tighten Airport Worker Screening

Vinci To Bid For Lyon, Nice Airports

April 20, 2015

French infrastructure builder and operator Vinci aims to bid for Lyon and Nice airports, chief executive Xavier Huillard said in an interview with French magazine Investir.
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Vinci To Bid For Lyon, Nice Airports

Abertis Sells Out Of Airports Business

April 17, 2015

Spanish infrastructure firm Abertis has reached a deal to sell its remaining stakes in airports to Mexico's GAP for EUR€177 million ($190.5 million).
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Abertis Sells Out Of Airports Business

Fraport To Go Ahead With Frankfurt Airport Expansion

April 15, 2015

Fraport's supervisory board has decided to build a third terminal at Frankfurt airport, despite local objections over the environmental impact.
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Fraport To Go Ahead With Frankfurt Airport Expansion

Denver TSA Agents Targeted 'Attractive' Passengers

April 14, 2015

The US Transportation Security Administration has fired two screeners at Denver Airport who schemed to conduct pat-down searches on attractive male passengers, officials said on Tuesday.
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Denver TSA Agents Targeted 'Attractive' Passengers

Asiana Jet Skids Off Runway In Japan

April 14, 2015

An investigation has been launched after an Asiana Airlines passenger jet skidded off the runway after landing at Japan's Hiroshima airport on Tuesday, local media reported.
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Asiana Jet Skids Off Runway In Japan

Vienna Airport's March Passenger Numbers Edge Up

April 14, 2015

Vienna Airport's passenger numbers grew 1 percent in March compared with last year, driven by an 86 percent rise in passenger traffic to Africa and a 20 percent increase to North America.
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Vienna Airport's March Passenger Numbers Edge Up

Berlin's Schönefeld Airport Re-Opens After Security Alert

April 13, 2015

Schönefeld Airport in Berlin has re-opened after being briefly evacuated on Monday because of a security alarm.
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Berlin's Schönefeld Airport Re-Opens After Security Alert

Oil Find Near London's Gatwick Airport

April 9, 2015

A small British oil producer said it had discovered a possible world class oil resource in the countryside to the south of London that could contain billions of barrels of oil.
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Grupo Mexico Sells More GAP Shares

April 6, 2015

Rail and mining company Grupo Mexico has further trimmed its stake in Mexican airport operator GAP to 23.6 percent, from the 24.8 percent it reported in October.
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Grupo Mexico Sells More GAP Shares

Mexico Wants China Involved In New Airport

March 31, 2015

Mexico is trying to get Chinese state-run companies involved in the construction of a new USD$11 billion airport as it seeks to make up for a tainted rail tender that soured relations with Beijing.
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Mexico Wants China Involved In New Airport

US DOT Proposes Delta Keeps Haneda Slot

March 27, 2015

The US Department of Transportation said that Delta Air Lines can keep a slot at Tokyo's Haneda Airport if it flies there from Seattle daily, upsetting competitors that had asked for Delta's slot to grow their presence in Asia.
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US DOT Proposes Delta Keeps Haneda Slot

Saudi Arabia Resumes Flights At Southern Airports

March 27, 2015

Saudi Arabia gradually resumed flights at its southern airports one day after suspending all traffic as it launched air strikes against Houthi fighters in Yemen.
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Saudi Arabia Resumes Flights At Southern Airports

Power Restored At Schiphol Airport After Outage

March 27, 2015

A major power outage hit large parts of Amsterdam and the surrounding province of North Holland on Friday, prompting the cancellation of all flights to and from the city's Schiphol airport.
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Power Restored At Schiphol Airport After Outage

Malaysia's MAHB Sells Delhi Airport Stake

March 24, 2015

Malaysia Airport Holdings said it will sell its entire 10 percent stake in Delhi International Airport for USD$79 million.
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Malaysia's MAHB Sells Delhi Airport Stake