As the 14th ACI Operations Conference meets in Paris this November, the environmental, efficiency and regulatory challenges facing operations teams at Europe and Asia’s airports are anything but one-dimensional.
Birmingham Airport has completed its new £1 million (€1.3m) purpose-built transit facility, increasing the speed and efficiency with which passengers can navigate the terminal. CEO Paul Kehoe said: “This valuable piece of infrastructure enables us to transfer passengers travelling between destinations, allowing them extra time to relax and enjoy the excellent facilities we have available in the departure lounge.”
The 24th ACI EUROPE General Assembly, Congress & Exhibition, hosted by Fraport, took place on 16-18 June. The event attracted over 320 delegates from airports and ANSPs, as well as other aviation partners and the European Commission.
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These are exciting times for Oslo Airport, which has the reached the halfway point in its major expansion project, is experiencing healthy growth in passenger traffic, and has a continually expanding route network.