Manchester Airports Group has announced a 10-year investment programme for Manchester Airport that will transform the gateway through developments worth up to £1 billion (€1.4bn) over the course of the next decade. The modernisation will ensure that the airport continues to thrive as a national asset, and play an even greater role as the UK’s gateway to the North.
The governments of Aruba and the Netherlands, Schiphol Group, KLM, and Aruba Airport Authority, have collaborated to launch an innovative pilot project – Aruba Happy Flow – which lays the foundations for a European preclearance programme.
Highlighting the fact that improving the passenger experience remains a priority, a number of Europe’s airports and airlines are investing in new services, facilities and technologies to help make the journey through the airport as seamless and enjoyable as possible. Ryan Ghee reports.
As we enter June we near the end of the first half of a year rich in invention and creativity, as gateways the world over unveil pioneering projects designed to help travellers make the most of their time at the airport and improve the overall passenger experience. Here, Airport Business outlines its Top 10 airport innovations of the year so far.
Oslo Airport is augmenting its family-friendly offer this summer, with the introduction of brand new, well-marked strollers that are now available after the security check for anyone travelling with small children.