Airport News

BNE Airport open overnight, but road closures

Brisbane Airport authorities are confident that the airport will stay open throughout the night, with pumps already set up on t...

John Walton |

Brisbane Airport asks flood victims to stay away

Airport begs people to stay away unless travelling - "the terminals are not equipped with the bedding, food or water supplies"....

danwarne |

Brisbane airport still open despite floods

With flood waters in Brisbane and Queensland continuing to rise, flights at Australia's third-busiest airport are still on sche...

John Walton |

US Trusted Traveler "doomed to failure"

Kevin Mitchell, chairman of the Business Travel Coalition, believes that the US government's current Trusted Traveller security...

John Walton |

The end of self check-in for AU flights?

Federal authorities in charge of airport security are considering some major overhauls to the way airport security is conducted...

Rahul Raja |

Helsinki: the airport with a spa and a sauna

Finland's national airline -- which starts flying from Singapore to Helsinki on 30 May this year -- is now offering a spa and s...

John Walton |

Munich Airport T2 to get $844 million expansion

Munich Airport will soon be getting a significant expansion of its Terminal 2 facility, largely due to increasing demand at the...

Rahul Raja |

Survey on airport security finds 75% unhappy

A survey commissioned by the U.S. Travel Association has found that three-quarters of the travelling American public are unhapp...

Rahul Raja |

Darwin Airport's 20-year Master Plan

Darwin’s International Airport is expecting that within 20 years, the number of passengers going through the airport will...

Rahul Raja |

UK govt steps in to help Heathrow with snow crisis

The UK government has stepped in to help Heathrow Airport as hundreds of thousands of passengers are affected by severe weather...

danwarne |

'Tunnels' speed airport security checks

We could all be spending a lot less time in airport security lines in the near future if the International Air Transport Associ...

Rahul Raja |

Aussie airports get backscatter scanners

The Federal Government is pushing ahead with the introduction of controversial backscatter x-ray scanners in Sydney and Melbour...

danwarne |

Virgin reveals plans for new San Francisco International terminal

Virgin is bringing its fresh take on all thing aeronautical to San Francisco Airport with the opening of the SFO's new Terminal...

David Flynn |

Jamaica to open 'Ian Fleming International Airport'

New York's international airport (and the USA's busiest) is named after John F. Kennedy. Paris chose to honour French republica...

David Flynn |

Now airport security cameras are watching ... your eyes

Passengers travelling from Manchester Airport in the north of England will have their eyes scanned at check-in, and then tracke...

Bill Bennett |