Airport News Page 20

Typhoon Nesat hits Hong Kong: flight info

After closing Manila Airport earlier this week, Typhoon Nesat has shut down much of Hong Kong, with airport authorities issuing...

John Walton |

Melbourne flights disrupted by storms

IN BRIEF | Severe thunderstorms have hit the Melbourne area, with flight delays at Melbourne Airport in Tullamarine that are li...

John Walton |

Ground transport changes at Sydney T2

Passengers taking a taxi from Sydney Airport's Terminal 2 -- used by Virgin Australia, QantasLink, Jetstar and Tiger Airways an...

John Walton |

Custom staff strike at Aussie airports

Passengers at Australia's international airports at Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Cairns face delays in re-e...

John Walton |

US Skycap airport porters: a good deal

Flying through a US airport with lots of hold luggage? Tip the Skycap airport porter to carry your checked bags instead of spen...

John Walton |

Free wi-fi at Singapore airport

Arriving, departing or connecting through Singapore's Changi airport? There's free wireless Internet on offer throughout Termin...

John Walton |

Beijing to get world's largest airport

China is set to build the world's largest airport, twice the size of Norfolk Island. When the massive 54 square kilometre Beij...

danwarne |

Speed test: Qantas lounge Wi-Fi vs 3G

Comfortable seating, good coffee and satisfying snacks: they’re three must-haves for any airport lounge. But can you rel...

David Flynn |

Airport staff to become holographic

Airport staff may soon find themselves competing for jobs with holographic projections, as Paris-Orly airport introduces virtua...

danwarne |

VIDEO TOUR: Heathrow Pod rapid transit system

The Heathrow Pod is one of the most revolutionary airport transit systems in the world. Just using this personal peoplemover to...

John Walton |

Brisbane Airport to provide free parking

Brisbane Airport is to introduce a free car park for drivers to waiting to pick up incoming passengers. It says the problem of...

danwarne |

Dubai: world's busiest airport

Dubai International Airport (DXB), home of Middle Eastern airline Emirates, is due to become the world's second busiest interna...

John Walton |

Controversial body scanners at Melbourne Airport

Melbourne Airport's international terminal will trial controversial 'millimetre wave' body scanners this month. Passenger...

danwarne |

Where to find free internet in Australian airports

Sydney Airport charges through the nose for parking, but it's top of the list for when it comes to free Wi-Fi. In fact, it's th...

danwarne |

Sydney Airport train fares could be slashed

The NSW government is considering lowering the cost of train fares to Sydney Airport and raising tolls for cars in a bid to all...

danwarne |

Sydney Airport: car parking disruption

Sydney Airport is warning travellers about inevitable disruptions to parking facilites for the next 12 months while a new car p...

John Walton |

Sydney, Melbourne airport world's priciest parking

The country's two biggest airports have been given the all clear by a government Productivity Commission to keep charging passe...

danwarne |

CBR begins work on Phase 2 extension

Canberra Airport is on track for the mid-2013 completion of its $420m 'AirVolution' modernisation program, which will see the a...

David Flynn |