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Prishtina Airport addresses high unemployment in Kosovo

Prishtina Airport addresses high unemployment in Kosovo

The construction of Prishtina International Airport Adem Jashari was a climactic moment in the development of the dynamic Republic of Kosovo. One of the most important infrastructural advancements in the country, the gateway serves as a symbol of the liberty and future prosperity of the independent young nation. Now the airport is striving to alleviate the widespread unemployment that impacts upon the country’s youth, offering training and employment opportunities through its Limak Airport Services Institute.

Self-service streamlining border control

Self-service streamlining border control

Arrival at their destination airport is, effectively, the first impression travellers have of a country. So an efficient border control process is an essential element in achieving a warm welcome. Self-service border solutions have the potential to enhance that customer experience, as Paul Mewett, Director of Innovative Travel Solutions at Vancouver Airport Authority, explained to Ross Falconer.

Lightening the load

Lightening the load

Baggage handling specialist Vanderlande has been awarded a contract to supply and install 72 of its innovative STACK@EASE units as part of London Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 3 Integrated Baggage (T3IB) system.

Airport operation as priority one

BEUMER Group UK with Crisplant – a leading global supplier of automated baggage handling systems – has been awarded a portfolio of prestigious baggage system projects at London Heathrow Airport.

Self-tagging made easier

Self-tagging made easier

Self-service technologies are playing an important role in empowering travellers, and a fast, seamless bag drop process has benefits both for airports and their passengers. Borry Vrieling, Founder and Managing Director, eezeetags, outlined the advantages of intuitive tagging to Airport Business.