Glasgow Airport has officially opened its new £3.3 million (€4.5m) east pier extension, which underwent a series of improvements to accommodate the airport’s growing number of routes and services.
Lithuanian Airports has launched an ambitious aviation-related business development project at Kaunas Airport – AEROHUB KUN. It is seeking to capitalise on Kaunas’ strategically-favourable geographic location by attracting a cluster of aviation-related companies, with phase one already complete. Jūratė Baltrušaitytė, CCO Lithuanian Airports, detailed the development to Ross Falconer.
London Stansted Airport has announced plans to reduce aircraft noise for thousands of people using a new innovative take-off procedure after a trial showed 85% fewer people were affected.
It was announced last week that The Peel Group has committed to a major investment programme in Liverpool John Lennon through a new long-term agreement with the airport’s lenders. Following the completion of £1 million (€1.4m) departure lounge improvement works, a bigger investment programme is underway, as Andrew Cornish, CEO Liverpool John Lennon Airport, explained to Airport Business.
The three-month renovation of runway 25L/07R at Brussels Airport has been completed 18 days ahead of schedule. Implementing a number of key changes, the improved runway highlights another effort from the airport to reduce its carbon footprint.