Cork Airport has launched a new flight tracking feature on its app. It is the first airport in the world to offer this feature with Flightradar24, allowing passengers to click on a flight number and track live updates of exactly where the aircraft is at that moment in time.
Josh Weiss, Hilton Worldwide’s VP Brand and Guest Technology, outlined the company’s smartphone strategy to Airport Business’ Ross Falconer, and how it can improve the end-to-end travel experience.
Oslo Airport is now just over halfway through the pioneering €1.7 billion airport expansion that will transform facilities for its rapidly growing number of passengers. The Terminal 2 development will increase the airport by 117,000sqm, and once completed in 2017, the “new Oslo Airport” will have the capacity to handle 28 million passengers, new departure and arrivals areas, a state-of-the-art baggage facility, and 11 more aircraft gates.
Travellers departing from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol now have a new way to navigate through the airport.
Hamburg Airport has introduced a new common use self-service bag drop system in Terminal 1, which enables passengers to complete the check-in, tagging and bag drop processes completely independently.