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Diversity and customer service skills: the talent essentials in airport recruitment

Diversity and customer service skills: the talent essentials in airport recruitment

The airport market is extremely buoyant – we’ve seen developments, expansions, improved destination routes and a massive increase in footfall. As specialist recruiters in the airport management sector, Foundation Recruitment has witnessed the steep increase in demand for talent, and what’s been interesting is the different backgrounds and experience sought after for these vacancies. By Alexandra Rowbottom, Director at Foundation Recruitment

Avinor partners with IDeaS to optimise car park revenue model

Avinor partners with IDeaS to optimise car park revenue model

Avinor has partnered with IDeaS Revenue Solutions to optimise revenue growth for its 11 car parks and more than 20,000 parking spaces at Oslo Airport. This strategy will create a better experience for the growing number of travellers and customers will receive more dynamic pricing on Avinor’s pre-book solution, with prices regulated based on actual demand.

Edge of tomorrow

Edge of tomorrow

Every five years, EUROCONTROL issues its Challenges of Growth studies, taking stock of the available capacity in the European airport network. The latest edition provides timely insights into the state of play in a Europe that loves flying, but isn’t particularly keen on airport expansion. Robert O’Meara reports on the findings.

Occurrence Reporting – a key driver for a data-driven approach to future safety initiatives

Occurrence Reporting – a key driver for a data-driven approach to future safety initiatives

The Occurrence Reporting regulation in the EU has been in place for a number of years. However, implementation and practices vary significantly across EASA’s 32 member states. Almost 100 representatives of airports, airlines, and national aviation authorities gathered at Frankfurt Airport on 14 June for a one-day workshop to share their views and questions on Occurrence Reporting. By John Franklin

Airports in the News – Autumn 2018

Airports in the News – Autumn 2018

A snapshot of stories from around Europe.