London Gatwick has announced a new chapter in its ownership, with VINCI Airports completing the purchase of a 50.01% stake in the airport. Global Infrastructure Partners continues to manage the remaining 49.99% interest. The new partnership promises continued investment to put passengers at the heart of Gatwick’s future plans.
An interview with Joanna Wild, Chief Commercial Officer, Leeds Bradford Airport. By Ross Falconer
In response to growing passenger numbers, airports around Europe and beyond are implementing a raft of technologies to streamline the passenger experience – from digital signage and chatbots to reusable RFID bag tags. Report by Marta Dimitrova
An interview with Mark Elliott, Director Products and Partners, Vanderlande PAX Solutions. By Ross Falconer
By Maarten Wings, Global Vertical Manager Airports, Bosch Security Systems
Lagardére Travel Retail has won a new duty free concession at Václav Havel Airport Prague, with 24 business units covering 4,372sqm. The operator will bring a much wider offer tailored to individual passenger segments, new exclusive brands, stylish and modern shop design, digital sales elements, new sales channels, and expansion of the local range of products.
By Panagiotis Kambouroglou, Founder & Managing Partner, Aero Iasion Development Ltd.
An interview with Natasa Iacovides, Senior HR Manager, Hermes Airports. By Ross Falconer