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Our editorial board comprises a specialist group of leading industry figures who, in conjunction with the Future Airport editorial team, identify the main drivers of the industry helping to produce regular, thought-provoking opinion pieces on the latest issues, challenges and developments.

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A united front
23 January, 2020
Martin Eurnekian, scion of an Argentinian business dynasty and CEO...
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Picture perfect 23 January, 2020 Airports are developing from transitional spaces to destinations in their own right, with breathtaking design marking some as must-see locations. Emily Moore hears from Jens Hassler...

Stay in control 23 January, 2020 Recent events in the US have shone a spotlight on human factor issues in air traffic control. Joe Baker hears from National Air Traffic Services’ head of human performance, Neil May,...

Capital gains 23 January, 2020 Airports can provide a traveller with their first impression of the city and culture they are visiting, but all too often fail to convey a sense of identity cohesive with their...

Make a move 23 January, 2020 As careful attention is focused on improving passenger flow, many airports are turning to highly refined and cutting-edge technology to monitor and manage movement, and so improve...

Check out the new check-in 23 January, 2020 Capacity challenges mean that attention is turning to services that can simultaneously enhance passenger experience while saving terminal space. As the check-in process...

The fun starts here 23 January, 2020 Airport terminals can be challenging places for many, and for children they are often liable to be alternately boring, frustrating and frightening. However, taking their needs...

Elevate your operations 01 August, 2019 KONE is an expert in helping airport operators maintain an efficient flow of passengers through the provision of smart and sustainable people flow solutions. Future Airport talks to...

Refitted and ready 18 December, 2018 From the food to the furnishings, the redesign of Nice Côte d’Azur Airport has focused on giving passengers a taste of the French Riviera until the moment they step on their flights...

Gateway to greatness 18 December, 2018 In October, the new Istanbul Airport – the largest single-roof airport in the world – opened its doors. Jenny Southan speaks to the project’s architects about the inspirations...

A hub of the future 18 December, 2018 Bengaluru’s Kempegowda International Airport is fast becoming one of the world’s major transport hubs – and with that comes capacity issues that go way beyond bricks and mortar...

Reimagine the airport 18 December, 2018 With global passenger numbers set to double by 2037, airports are facing new capacity constraints. It will be critical to ease congestion and eliminate bottlenecks, ensuring that...

High fliers 18 December, 2018 The aviation market is booming, and many airlines, such as those owned by the Lufthansa Group, are having to grow rapidly in order to keep up with demand. Carmine Frisk speaks to...

Fly in the face of danger 18 December, 2018 AviAlliance has succeeded in transforming failing public airports around the world into viable outfits for over 20 years. Holger Linkweiler and Gerhard Schroeder, the company’s...

Keep safety measures on track 18 December, 2018 As the volume of air traffic around the world continues to grow faster than the infrastructure it uses, the pressure is on to maintain high levels of safety. As runway excursions...

Best in the west 18 December, 2018 Bristol Airport has recently achieved the second stage of the Airport Carbon Accreditation scheme, an award given to businesses that map, reduce and optimise their carbon neutrality....

Is airport public Wi-Fi cybersecure? 18 December, 2018 Earlier this year, cybersecurity experts Coronet published a report ranking the US airports where passengers are most likely to be hacked if they sign in via a public Wi-Fi network....

What an atmosphere 18 December, 2018 Aviation professionals from around the globe will gather on 12–14 March 2019 in Madrid, Spain, to be part of the world’s largest air traffic management (ATM) conference – the World...

Share the sky 18 December, 2018 The number of drones flying in UK airspace, commercial and recreational, is growing rapidly, so there is an urgent need to integrate this low-altitude traffic with the existing...

The third degree 18 December, 2018 In June, the UK Parliament approved plans for a third runway at Heathrow Airport. Neil Thompson talks to Aviation Minister Baroness Elizabeth Sugg about the developments and...


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