In July, ACI World Director General Angela Gittens and Director Safety and Technical David Gamper met with Hüseyin Keskin, CEO of İGA Airport Operation. They also took the opportunity to visit the Istanbul New Airport site. Keskin and Gittens shared their thoughts with Ross Falconer.
Faro Airport has completed its expansion and modernisation works, following an investment of nearly €33 million, allowing the airport to continue to grow in a sustained way.
On 17 June, One Works completed Phase 1 of a major development plan for Venice Marco Polo Airport, with new facilities carefully integrated into the existing fabric of the airport.
Vilnius Airport’s €19 million runway reconstruction has been successfully completed and it opened on 18 August with an official inaugural ceremony. Gediminas Almantas, CEO Lithuania Airports commented: “I am absolutely proud of the whole team of Lithuanian Airports – all of us were united and focused more than ever before. I believe this reconstruction became the biggest event in the whole Lithuanian aviation market.”
Construction of a new £80 million (€88m) extension to Edinburgh Airport’s terminal building has commenced. The expansion is part of the airport’s £220 million (€244m) capital investment programme to support growth and maintain operational standards over the next five years.