Sydney Airport will ultimately be constrained by its location, according to a new study that found a second Sydney gateway is needed to manage the expected 79 million travellers passing through Sydney by 2029.
Thailand’s gateway, Amari Don Muang Bangkok has officially been renamed, opening as Amari Don Muang Airport Bangkok late last week.
Brisbane Airport will introduce several international capacity increases over the next few months, following the depreciation of international arrivals and departures during August this year, compared to 2011.
Sydney Airport reported that passenger traffic has reached a new monthly high in August, rising 5.7 percent compared to the same period last year.
Passenger traffic through Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) has been boosted by the summer holiday period to a record high in August of 3.9 percent more than previous year, handling 5.2 million passengers.
Melbourne Airport announced Sichuan Airlines will commence direct services between Chengdu and Melbourne, further positioning Victoria as China’s aviation gateway to Australia.
Melbourne Airport continues to exhibit "solid international growth" with increased passenger numbers during August, according to Melbourne Airport chief executive Chris Woodruff.
Brisbane Airport's new domestic terminal public pick-up area will aid in reducing congestion, according to Tourism & Transport Forum (TTF) chief executive John Lee.
Park for up to three hours at the international terminal for $20 and get two coffees, a $10 duty free shopping voucher and a copy of The Daily Telegraph – more than $20 worth of value – until 30 November.
Hobbling barefoot through airport security will remain the reality of American air travel for the foreseeable future, four different scanning devices failing to meet the Transportation Security Administration's (TSA) standards.
A draft master plan for the future development of Melbourne Airport will be released next year; with planned infrastructure upgrades, access improvements and terminal additions set to foster tourism in Victoria.
Auckland Airport experienced an influx of China-based arrivals last month, with a 20.5 percent increase in visitors from the fastest growing travel market year-on-year.
Singapore’s Changi Airport has reported strong year-on-year growth in the areas of passenger movement and air traffic, according to the airport’s operating indicators.
Significant pressure on airport infrastructure and lack of awareness among travellers has prompted the Australian Airports Association (AAA) to urge the government to postpone its inbound tobacco allowance reduction until March 2013.
Asia Pacific airports experienced an 8.5 percent increase in passenger traffic during the first half of 2012 compared with the same period year-on-year.
Sydney airport has experienced its busiest July on record, boosted by an increase in domestic and international passenger numbers.
The Chinese market continues to prove its importance to the Australian tourism industry, leading international growth into Melbourne Airport during July this year.
London’s newest airport Southend has been labelled misleading as it lies more than 80 kilometres from the centre of London.
New Airport Watch program launched at Melbourne Airport
Melbourne Airport chief Chris Woodruff labelled the city “Australia’s global gateway,” ahead of the arrival of Emirates’ A380 daily service, commencing October 2012.
Travellers partying on the Spanish island of Ibiza can dance from landing to take-off after the opening of the first ‘airport lounge club’ in Ibiza Airport.
Adelaide Airport’s new multi-level short term car park has opened for the first time this morning, providing customers with easier, more efficient parking and a weather-proof link with the main terminal.