MAKING HISTORY

LaGuardia Gateway Partners CEO, Stewart Steeves, discusses the biggest PPP project for new transportation infrastructure in US history at New York’s LaGuardia Airport. 

NEWS LAST MODIFIED ON MARCH 17, 2017 INDIANAPOLIS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT’S ECONOMIC POWER GROWING – NEW REPORT

Indianapolis International Airport has “significantly increased its economic power” since 2012, according to the latest economic impact study. The study, which was conducted by the Indiana University Public Policy Institute and measures the economic impact on Marion County, shows the airport is a vital source of commerce on all key areas of economic growth. “It’s […]

IN THE SPOTLIGHT: FRANKFURT AIRPORT

Chairman of the Executive Board, Dr Stefan Schulte, talks to Joe Bates about his ambitions and development plans for Frankfurt Airport and the Fraport Group’s global airport portfolio. Being in the spotlight is nothing new for Frankfurt Airport or owner and operator, Fraport AG, with barely a week seeming to pass without them making headlines […]

COPENHAGEN UNVEILS AMBITIOUS PLANS FOR NEW AIRPORT BUSINESS PARK

Copenhagen Airport is inviting Danish and international companies to create a new airport business park that could act as the catalyst for the gateway to handle up to one million tonnes of cargo annually. According to the airport, the proposed new development will mean “more jobs, more exports and even better opportunities to do business […]

DFW WINS CLIMATE LEADERSHIP AWARD FROM US ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) has been selected to receive the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Climate Leadership Award for Organizational Leadership. It is the first US airport to be recognised for two consecutive years by the EPA in the Climate Leadership Awards. The Organisational Leadership Award recognises organisations that not only have their own […]

COLORADO AWARDS GRANT TO DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TO EXPAND ITS FOOD DONATION PROGRAMME

Denver International Airport (DEN) is expanding its food donation programme after being awarded a $20,313 grant by the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment. The grant, which was awarded to DEN through the Recycling Resources Economic Opportunity (RREO) grant programme, is being used to purchase eight new coolers to store food donated by participating […]

BLOG: INNOVATION LAB UNVEILED AT SAN DIEGO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

San Diego International Airport has created its own innovation lab where it can conceive, develop and test emerging technologies and business concepts that have the potential to transform the airport experience for future passengers, writes Rick Belliotti. The lab is located in a repurposed part of its former Commuter Terminal. The high-tech testing ground currently […]

SFO PLANNING TO REPAVE ITS SECOND LONGEST RUNWAY

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) today announced plans to repave Runway 28L, one of two runways used primarily for arriving flights. The project will also install new long-lasting LED centerline lights and ground markings. Along with this project, construction of Taxiway F2 and enhancements to Taxiway S will improve operational efficiency of Runway 28L. “This […]

CHARLOTTE DOUGLAS GROWS IN POPULARITY WITH LOCAL TRAVELLERS IN 2016

Charlotte Douglas International Airport expects to record a slight dip in passenger traffic in 2016, but believes that a 7% rise in travellers beginning their journey at the North Carolina gateway and a rising route network ensure that it was still a good year. The airport also expects to register a 14% rise in cargo […]

SEATTLE-TACOMA BREAKS GROUND ON NORTH SATELLITE MODERNISATION PROJECT

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport has officially broken ground on its North Satellite Modernization Project, which it says will expand and renovate the 44-year-old facility to better serve passengers and respond to continuing growth. Washington Senator, Maria Cantwell, joined Port of Seattle officials, Alaska Airlines and labour representatives to pull a rope bringing down the west end […]