Operations

Istanbul New Airport to boast intelligent airfield with ADB SAFEGATE

Istanbul New Airport to boast intelligent airfield with ADB SAFEGATE

İGA has chosen ADB SAFEGATE to provide 35,000 intelligent LED lights powering the airfield runways and taxiways at Istanbul New Airport. The airport is expected to open in 2018 and will serve 200 million passengers and more than 350 destinations.

Safe Bag continues expansion in North America

Safe Bag continues expansion in North America

Safe Bag S.p.A., one of the leading companies worldwide in the protection and tracing of luggage for airport passengers, continues its expansion in Canada with the announcement that it has signed a contract to supply its integrated range of passengers services at Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport.

Istanbul New Airport attempts world record for 'Longest Truck Procession'

Istanbul New Airport attempts world record for ‘Longest Truck Procession’

On the 564th anniversary of the conquest of Istanbul, Istanbul New Airport and its employees saluted the city with a parade of 1,453 trucks. The event was also an attempt to set a new Guinness world record in the ‘Longest Truck Procession’ category.

Airports in the news – Summer 2017

Airports in the news – Summer 2017

A snapshot of stories from around Europe.

Towards total airport management

Towards total airport management

Airport operations centres (APOCs) are expected to become the nerve centres of future airports, allowing an unparalleled overview of operations and allowing effective, fast decisions on how the airport can function most efficiently, especially under challenging circumstances. In this article, Florian Guillermet, Executive Director of the SESAR Joint Undertaking, explains the steps taken by European partners to move beyond airport collaborative decision-making (A-CDM) to deliver the APOC and total airport management (TAM).