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Studio ORD selected to lead $8.5bn O’Hare Airport expansion project
The City of Chicago has selected Studio ORD to lead the design of the $8.5bn expansion programme involving a new Global Terminal and Global Concourse for O’Hare International airport.
Changi named world’s best airport for seventh year running
Singapore’s Changi Airport came out on top in the Skytrax World Airport Awards, announced at the Passenger Terminal EXPO in London on 27 March
Terminal design for Pittburgh International Airport unveiled
The design for Pittsburgh International Airport’s new terminal has been approved by the Allegheny County Airport Authority Board of Directors
Chicago O’Hare United States’ busiest airport
Federal Aviation Authority figures have shown that in 2018 Chicago O’Hare overtook Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International airport to become the busiest in the United States by...
Call for designs for Western Sydney Airport terminal
An open call has gone out for experienced designers to pitch for the terminal building at the new Western Sydney Airport, with the winner of the competition expected to be announced...
Dubai is world’s busiest international airport again
For the fifth year in a row, Dubai International saw the world’s largest number of international passengers in 2018 – more than 89.1 million
Public weigh in on O’Hare Expansion designs
Five design proposals from global architecture firms for the expansion of Chicago O’Hare Airport have been revealed
US Government shutdown continues to lead to unscheduled absences
The partial government shutdown in the United States continues to result in TSA officials staying away from work as they go unpaid, with many employees citing financial constraints as...
Passenger Increase at London City Airport
Official figures have shown that 4.8 million passengers travelled through London City Airport in 2018, an increase of 6.4% on the previous year
US Government shutdown continues to cause ‘sick-out’
The partial government shutdown in the United States continues to result in TSA officials calling in sick as they go unpaid
Proposed Drones Bill for UK
In the wake of flight chaos caused by drone activity at Gatwick before Christmas, the UK government has proposed giving police greater powers to deal with drone misuse in a response to...
Vinci Airports to buy 50.01% stake in London Gatwick Airport for £2.9bn
Vinci Airports, a Vinci Concessions subsidiary, has agreed to buy 50.01% stake in London Gatwick Airport from Global Infrastructure Partners in a transaction valued at approximately...
SRV to begin work on Helsinki-Vantaa Airport Terminal 2 expansion
Finavia, formerly the Finnish Civil Aviation Administration, has made the implementation decision on extension and modification work at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport’s Terminal 2,...
MAG gets approval for London Stansted Airport expansion
Manchester Airports Group (MAG) has secured approval from the Uttlesford District Council for its planning application to increase the capacity of London Stansted Airport from 35...
Saudi Arabia to develop Marib Airport in Yemen
Saudi Arabia has announced a new airport development project in Yemen, which will accommodate two million travellers a year.
Roadbridge, FCC JV wins Dublin Airport runway contract
A joint venture of Irish firm Roadbridge and Spanish infrastructure company FCC Construcción (FCC) has secured a contract for the construction of a new runway at Dublin Airport.
Ground broken on new Terminal One at Newark Liberty Airport in US
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has broken ground on new Terminal One at Newark Liberty International airport in New Jersey, US.
Construction begins on $3.8bn Western Sydney airport
Ground has been broken on Australia’s Western Sydney airport, which is expected to strengthen the economy, create infrastructure and boost jobs in the region
Mott MacDonald to optimise south apron at Macau airport
UK-based construction consultancy Mott MacDonald has been appointed to provide airfield and apron design consultancy services at Macau International airport (MIA).