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Glasgow Airport unveils designs for new £1.6m executive lounge

Glasgow Airport unveils designs for new £1.6m executive lounge

Glasgow Airport has unveiled the first design images of its exclusive new executive lounge. The Lomond Lounge will be based airside in the departures area and is scheduled to open later this summer. More than £1.6 million (€1.8m) is being invested in the new facility, which will create 25 new jobs.

ANA partners with Panasonic to test power wheelchairs at Narita Airport

ANA partners with Panasonic to test power wheelchairs at Narita Airport

All Nippon Airways is to work with Panasonic to test the latest generation of powered wheelchairs as part of a far-reaching plan to increase mobility and accessibility options at Narita Airport.

Newcastle Airport opens sensory area for passengers with hidden disabilities

Newcastle Airport opens sensory area for passengers with hidden disabilities

Newcastle Airport has opened a sensory area for passengers with hidden disabilities. The area provides a designated relaxing and safe environment for passengers with hidden disabilities, such as autism, dementia, sensory issues and mental health issues.

Innovation Showcase – Spring 2019

Innovation Showcase – Spring 2019

Committed to digital innovation, airports across Europe are introducing breakthrough technologies to create a better travel experience for all passengers. Report by Marta Dimitrova

Pafos and Larnaka airports expedite border clearance with biometric-enabled kiosks

Pafos and Larnaka airports expedite border clearance with biometric-enabled kiosks

Automating passenger processing using border kiosk technology has the potential to provide a solution that is secure, efficient and innovative – all of which may work together to transform the traveller experience. Chris Gilliland, Director of Innovative Travel Solutions, Vancouver Airport Authority, briefs Ross Falconer on the first implementation of BORDERXPRESS in Europe at Pafos and Larnaka airports.