Serdar Yildirim assumed his role as Director General & Chairman of the Board of DHMI in March of this year and straight away he went on the record: “I’m an idealist.” Paul Hogan recently went to his office at Istanbul Atatürk Airport to find out what he meant by this. The answer was a surprise…
An interview with Dr Temel Kotil, General Manager and CEO, Turkish Airlines, President, Association of European Airlines. By Paul Hogan.
Milan Malpensa Airport has undergone a step-change over the past year, the most visible element being the €30 million transformation of Terminal 1 completed ahead of Expo Milano 2015. This contributed to Milan Malpensa winning this year’s ACI EUROPE Best Airport Award in the ‘10-25 million passenger’ category. Giulio De Metrio, Chief Operating Officer, SEA Aeroporti di Milano, spoke to Ross Falconer.
Cologne Bonn Airport is enjoying success on myriad levels, with strong passenger growth, new low-cost long-haul services, and this year’s ACI EUROPE Best Airport Award in the ‘5-10 million passenger’ category. Michael Garvens, Chairman of the Management Board, outlined to Ross Falconer the steps Cologne Bonn Airport is taking to further enhance the passenger experience.
The Budapest Airport vision is clear – to be the best airport in both its peer group and region. It is a philosophy ingrained into each of its business and corporate units, and embodied by the progressive vision of the airport’s CEO Jost Lammers. He discussed the developments that have been central to Budapest Airport’s continued growth, and led to it being commended in the ‘5-10 million passenger’ category at this year’s ACI EUROPE Best Airport Awards, with Samantha Jenkins.