Airport News Page 10

Get ready for the smarter SmartGate...

EXCLUSIVE | Passport-scanning SmartGates will be removed from the arrivals area of Australian airports in a bid to shorten queu...

David Flynn |

Now there's unlimited free WiFi at Dubai Airport

Passengers travelling through Dubai can now remain connected to the office or loved ones back home thanks to a new high-speed w...

Chris C. |

Gov't to axe international passenger cards?

International travellers departing Australia may soon wave goodbye to those green paper-based ‘outgoing passenger cards&r...

Chris C. |

Newcastle trials body scanners on domestic flights

Passengers travelling domestically from Newcastle Airport may now be asked to skip the traditional metal detector in favour of ...

Chris C. |

Japan launches new Trusted Traveller scheme

Japan’s new Trusted Traveller scheme allows frequent visitors to use the same automated passport lanes as Japanese locals...

Chris C. |

Heathrow's ambitious expansion plans

Heathrow Airport is finally set to see a third runway, with the British Government today announcing approval for the expansion....

David Flynn |

Luxe make-over for Melbourne T2 terminal

Melbourne Airport's international terminal is getting a retail-oriented revamp, with an emphasis on upmarket fashion and gourme...

David Flynn |

Sydney Airport's UberX pickup-up fee

Travellers arriving into Sydney Airport's domestic terminals will have to dig a little deeper when it comes to paying for an Ub...

David Flynn |

SYD introduces $4 pickup fee for UberX

UberX and Go Car passengers will pay a minimum $4 surcharge for being picked up at Sydney Airport’s domestic terminals fr...

David Flynn |

Finding the SYD T1 Uber pickup zone

Where is the pick-up zone for UberX and Go Car at Sydney Airport's international terminal? Ridesharing services like Uber...

David Flynn |

Finding the SYD T2/T3 Uber pickup zone

Where is the pick-up zone for UberX and Go Car at Sydney Airport's domestic Qantas and Virgin Australia terminals? Sydney...

David Flynn |

How to get an Express Path card

How can I get an Express Path pass to use the fast-track departure security and immigration lanes at Sydney Airport’s T1 inter...

David Flynn |

Nationwide airport strikes this weekend

If you're flying out of Australia today, pad your travel schedule with plenty of extra time due to a 24 hour strike at airports...

David Flynn |

One-stop security, passport control?

SmartGates and security screening technology could soon be combined to create a ‘one stop shop’ for departing inter...

Chris C. |

NZ plans trial of trusted traveller scheme

Business travellers arriving internationally into New Zealand will soon be able to take advantage of a ‘trusted traveller...

Chris C. |

SmartGates now handle long names

Here's good news if your name contains more than 24 characters: you'll finally be able to use the SmartGates at Australian airp...

David Flynn |

Hong Kong Airport Oneworld lounge transit guide

Hong Kong International Airport boasts a wealth of Oneworld lounges, thanks mostly to being the home port of Cathay Pacific in ...

David Flynn |

Tip: Use Hong Kong in-town check-in

Most travellers lug their own baggage to the airport and drag it to an airline’s check-in desk, but in Hong Kong, why not...

Chris C. |