Airport News

Berliners vote to keep Tegel airport open

UPDATE | Residents of Berlin have voted to keep open the city's dated and crowded Tegel airport even once the new Berlin Brande...

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Pop-up counters let you check in anywhere

Airline passengers will be able to avoid the pre-flight ritual of lugging heavy bags to the airport and around the departure te...

Bloomberg News |

Qantas' Sydney T3 security line shortcut

TRAVEL TIP | The next time you arrive at Sydney Airport's T3 domestic Qantas terminal only to face a long line at the secu...

David Flynn |

Singapore T4 fast-tracks check-in

Your next business trip to Singapore could see you breezing even more quickly through checkpoints at the world’s best air...

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The $1 trillion airport spending spree

For decades, Singapore and Hong Kong have reigned supreme: as key transit points connecting travelers in Asia to and from the r...

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Melbourne Airport's UberX pick-zones

Melbourne Airport is set to open dedicated UberX pick-up zones at its domestic and international terminals – but drivers ...

David Flynn |

Tighter security for domestic flights?

Domestic Australian flights could soon face similar security restrictions to international services in the wake of an alleged t...

David Flynn |

Sydney Airport: Australia’s slowest airport WiFi

Sydney Airport has the slowest complimentary WiFi service of any major Australian airport, according to research published this...

Chris Chamberlin |

Skip the queues at Hong Kong passport control

Australian passport holders, selected frequent flyers and other regular visitors to Hong Kong can bypass the queues at the coun...

Chris Chamberlin |

Sydney Airport plans for passport-free travel

Biometrics could soon replace your passport when travelling internationally from Australia under ambitious plans tabled by Sydn...

Chris Chamberlin |

Heathrow seeks cheaper third-runway plan

London’s Heathrow airport could scrap plans for new terminal buildings serving its £16 billion-pound (US$21 billion...

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The airports of the future are here

No matter how well-regarded a particular airport happens to be, the slog from curb to cabin is pretty much the same wherever yo...

Businessweek |

US tightens security screening

U.S. airline passengers will have to take tablet computers and other large electronic devices out of carry-on bags for inspecti...

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Hong Kong to trial 'fast-track' security

Hong Kong International Airport plans to launch a fast-track security lane in September 2017, with Cathay Pacific among the air...

David Flynn |

AMEX ends Express Path access at Sydney Airport

American Express Platinum and Centurion cardholders will no longer be able to skip the queues at passport control and security ...

Chris Chamberlin |

Sydney Airport's Terminal 1 Bridge Bar

The dining options at Sydney Airport’s international terminal have seen a noticeable upgrade over the past few years, to ...

David Flynn |

Priority Pass: get $36 of food at Brisbane Airport

Priority Pass has extended its coverage of airport dining to Brisbane, with three outlets at Brisbane's domestic and internatio...

David Flynn |

Now airports have gyms, too

America’s airports are where long lines, crowds, and the TSA combine to make life miserable. But once the metal detectors...

Bloomberg News |