daa International has signed a contract to operate the new airport at The Red Sea Development Project in Saudi Arabia. The project will create a luxury tourism destination, with the first phase, including the new airport, to be completed by the end of next year.
London City Airport has completed key improvements to its airfield infrastructure as part of the City Airport Development Programme, including the construction of a full-length parallel taxiway and eight new stands capable of handling larger and more fuel-efficient aircraft.
Fraport is to issue a request for proposals (RFP) to assess market interest in the construction of a sports/multi-functional hall on a vacant plot of land at Frankfurt Airport. The project is part of a larger urban development initiative.
VINCI Airports has celebrated completion of the modernisation works for Toulon Hyères Airport. The programme included renovation of the two runways and the taxiways, upgrading of runway lighting, and bringing the airport into compliance with the water law. In accordance with VINCI Airports’ sustainability policy, the works will improve the airport’s environmental performance.
Fraport AG has started construction of a new truck parking lot at Frankfurt Airport’s CargoCity South. The 14,500sqm lot will provide space for another 61 trucks, bringing the total truck parking spaces available at CargoCity South to 135. The parking lot is set to be operational by the end of 2021.