ISTANBUL, 17 April 2018: Istanbul's giant new airport, which Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hopes will make the city a global air traffic hub, is 85% finished and will open on time this year, the transport minister at the...
WASHINGTON, 17 April 2018: Travellers passing through US airports will face more intense security inspections this summer, including being asked to take food items out of their bags before they are X-rayed. The Transportation Security Administration announced Thursday materials that...
BANGKOK, 9 April 2018: Don’t be surprised to see more Asian tourists heading for Norway, this summer despite its reputation as one of the most expensive holiday destinations in Europe. South Korean travellers are now joining the Chinese attracted by...
SINGAPORE, 28 March 2018 – Singapore Changi Airport recorded 4.93 million passenger movements in February, a 5.6% year-on-year increase. Aircraft movements were 6% higher with 29,700 landings and take-offs, while airfreight throughput was stable at 1.4% to reach 148,930 tonnes,...
SINGAPORE, 23 March 2018: Changi Airport was named  World's Best Airport for the sixth consecutive year by international air travellers announced this week by Skytrax. Changi Airport Singapore is the only airport to have won the World Airport Awards for...
MUMBAI, 19 March 2018: India's airports are struggling to cope with a massive surge in passengers and billions of dollars must be spent to boost their capacity, analysts have warned. The country is witnessing a huge boom in air travel...

France blocks airport takeover

PARIS, 28 February 2018: The French government will not sell a 10% stake in the Toulouse airport in southern France to a Chinese consortium, a deal that would have given it majority control of the fast-growing transport hub, a...
PHNOM PENH, 26 February 2018: Cambodia’s three gateway airports, Phnom Penh, Siem Reap and Sihanoukville handled close to 8.8 million passengers in 2017, up 23.7% on 2016 data. Managed by Vinci Airports, under a 45-year lease agreement that is due...
SINGAPORE, 27 February 2018: Singapore Changi Airport registered 5.30 million passenger movements in January alone, a 0.9% year-on-year increase. Aircraft movements were 2.8% higher with 32,490 landings and take-offs, compared to the same period last year. Passenger traffic for the month...
PHUKET, 19 February 2018: Airports of Thailand increased domestic passengers space at Phuket’s airpor,t 14 February, to help alleviate congestion in the terminal building ahead of Chinese New Year. Currently, undergoing a complete remake that started in November last year,...