Airport News

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...

Bloomberg News |

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...

Bloomberg News |

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...

Bloomberg News |

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 |

Amsterdam tests express lane for light bags

Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport is looking to give travelers with little or no baggage speedier passage through security by ...

Bloomberg News |

Beijing's new mega-airport

Like ancient warlords, China's three biggest airlines have dominated their regional cities: Air China controlling Beijing, Chin...

Bloomberg News |

Sydney Airport's Opal card loophole

A little-known loophole in Sydney's Opal card is allowing travellers a nearly free ride to Sydney Airport's domestic and intern...

David Flynn |

Photos: Singapore Changi T4

As the opening of Singapore Changi Airport's new Terminal 4 draws near, here's a sneak peek at what travellers will see in...

David Flynn |