ACI EUROPE Activities

25 years of ACI EUROPE

25 years of ACI EUROPE

On the occasion of marking 25 years, we reached out to some of the key decision-makers, influencers and organisations dealing with European air transport to see what they had to say about working with ACI EUROPE. Here are some of the highlights.

The Week The Air Stood Still

The Week The Air Stood Still

By Robert O’Meara

Airports as the great global brand ambassadors – the further advancement of the most effective marketing platforms in the world

Airports as the great global brand ambassadors – the further advancement of the most effective marketing platforms in the world

The ACI EUROPE Airport Commercial & Retail Conference & Exhibition this year headed to Helsinki. The central theme of this year’s event – ‘Airports as the great global brand ambassadors – the further advancement of the most effective marketing platforms in the world’ – permeated each of the conference sessions.

Europe’s regional airports meet in Vilnius

Europe’s regional airports meet in Vilnius

The 9th ACI EUROPE Regional Airports Conference & Exhibition took place in Vilnius on 11-13 May, graciously hosted by Lithuanian Airports. Report by Inês Rebelo

Better water availability buoys passenger perception

Better water availability buoys passenger perception

Since the arrival of the security rules on liquids, aerosols and gels in summer 2006, passengers have to surrender bottles of water at airside security checkpoints. As part of a series of efforts to reduce the inconvenience of this rule, airports have sought new ways to address the problem by making water cheaper or more easily available. ACI EUROPE took note and issued a Recommended Practice last year and since then a good idea has spread further and further. Robert O’Meara reports.