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French company, ENGIE, has teamed up with London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in the UK to replace natural gas with 100% green biomethane.

Under the agreement, ENGIE will supply LHR with biomethane from anaerobic digestion (AD) to all gas meter points across all terminals until March 2022.

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March 31, 2020

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Bee’ah, a UAE-based sustainability and environmental services pioneer, has been appointed the waste management partner for two major airports - Dubai International (DXB) and Dubai World Central (DWC).

As per the contract awarded by Dubai Airports, Bee’ah will be managing both airside and landside waste management operations of DXB and DWC including non-hazardous waste, hazardous waste, used cooking and used engine oil waste and all recyclables, said a statement from the company.

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March 31, 2020

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San Diego County Regional Airport Authority has won a 2020 Climate Leadership Award for ‘Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Management’ at the recent 2020 Climate Leadership Conference.

The Climate Leadership Conference and Awards bring together forward-thinking leaders from business, government, academia and the non-profit community to address climate change through policy, innovation and business solutions.

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March 31, 2020

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Englewood, CO-based renewable jet fuel producer Gevo has secured funding from the Queensland Government in Australia to support the assessment of a waste-to-biofuel project.

The Queensland Waste to Biofutures (W2B) Fund provides targeted funding for pilot, demonstration or commercially scalable biorefinery projects that use conventional waste streams or biomass to produce bioenergy, biofuels and high-value bioproducts.

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March 31, 2020

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On 13 March 2020 the European Commission (EC) provided airlines with an exceptional and time-limited waiver on the airport slot “use-it-or-lose-it” rule until 30 June 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.

Such a waiver will give airlines the legal certainty that they can suspend routes and cut the capacity they offer without losing their future entitlement to slots they will not be using at congested airports.

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March 31, 2020

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Airports Council International - Latin America & Caribbean (ACI-LAC) statement on COVID-19.

The COVID-19 outbreak is of considerable concern to the aviation industry and poses specific challenges in terms of traffic, revenues and connectivity.

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March 31, 2020

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SITA, the global airline and airport information technology company, has built a digital twin or interactive image of a terminal that can provide information in real time for LaGuardia Airport Terminal B to better visualize and manage the terminal.

“The digital twin was born in Bohemia,” says Anthony Natale, SITA’s vice president, Northeast United States, Canada, and Bermuda. “It came up in a conversation with a customer and evolved to a new indispensable tool for airport operations teams.”

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March 31, 2020

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SITA and trade association ULD Care hope to bring new efficiency to the air cargo industry by exploring the use of blockchain to digitally track and record change of custody of airline cargo containers or Unit Load Devices (ULDs) across their journey.

By eliminating inefficiency, embedding always-on tracking of ULDs and abandoning redundant paper systems, the use of blockchain is expected to save the industry $400m a year in improved efficiency, fewer losses and prevention of damage.

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March 31, 2020

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ACI issues airport IT best practice guidance during COVID-19 pandemic

ACI issues airport IT best practice guidance during COVID-19 pandemic. Cybersecurity is a key issue with large numbers of staff now working remotely

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March 30, 2020

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ACI urges financial assistance to safeguard millions of airport jobs

In response to the massive impact COVID-19 is having on the industry, Airports Council International (ACI) World has today called for measures to protect the livelihoods of millions of employees who work at airports around the world.

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March 30, 2020

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Munich Airport in crisis mode - Securing the airport's future amid the Covid-19 pandemic

Against the backdrop of the sharp traffic decline, Flughafen München GmbH (FMG) and its subsidiaries began several weeks ago to implement far-reaching measures to secure the airport's liquidity.

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March 30, 2020

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Munich Airport releases annual results

Munich Airport releases annual results. Earnings (EAT) rise to new record of EUR 175 million in 2019.

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March 30, 2020

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Airport operators & service providers call for “urgent supporting measures” from European Commission & States

Airport operators & service providers call for “urgent supporting measures” from European Commission & States

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March 30, 2020

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ACI World urges a global temporary suspension of airport slot requirements

ACI World urges a global temporary suspension of airport slot requirements. Move would help airports and airlines recover faster once the crisis is over.

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March 23, 2020

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CANSO urges States to consider air navigation service providers in recovery plans

COVID-19 pandemic have led to a prolonged decrease in air traffic, with no end in sight. This is having a major impact on air navigation service providers (ANSPs) across the globe. Therefor, CANSO urges States to consider air navigation service providers in recovery plans.

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March 23, 2020

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A recent cybersecurity study conducted by Geneva, Switzerland-based ImmuniWeb, has shown that 66 out of the top 100 global airports were exposed on the Dark Web.

Its researchers discovered that 13 airports had data leaks or exposure at a critical risk level, which the company defines as a “recent leak of highly confidential data (e.g. PII, PHI, IDs, financial records, plaintext passwords for production systems, etc.).

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March 23, 2020

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ATM and airports join forces to reduce aviation noise and emissions

Amsterdam, 27 February 2020 – The Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO) and Airports Council International (ACI) World have partnered to launch new guidance material for reducing aviation noise and emissions.

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March 19, 2020

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ACI reveals world’s best airports for customer experience

Awards recognize the largest number of winning airports ever this year. Results based on ACI World’s industry-leading Airport Service Quality programme

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March 19, 2020

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ACI Europe Letter to EU Transport Ministers and the European Commission

Letter to EU Transport Ministers and the European Commission COVID-19: Aviation Relief Programme

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March 19, 2020

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The ADEPT has published a new paper dedicated to UK aviation, outlining the importance of the development of a national strategy to address both climate change and the economy within the aviation sector.

Following London Heathrow Airport’s third runway expansion being deemed unlawful, ADEPT’s ‘The Future of Aviation’ policy challenge paper emphasises the importance of the aviation industry and how it is vital to the UK remaining an economically viable nation following its exit from the European Union (EU), whilst stressing that climate change commitments still need to be considered and addressed.

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March 16, 2020

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The CEOs of some of Europe’s largest airlines called for urgent reform and modernisation of European airspace that they said could eliminate around 25 million t of CO2 a year and save EUR 17.4 billion in fuel and related costs.

IAG’s Willie Walsh said it was “scandalous” that after many decades, the Single European Sky still had not been implemented. The CEOs also criticised attempts to tax passengers and fuel on environmental grounds, saying that none of the revenues were used to help the industry decarbonise.

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March 16, 2020

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Key players from the European aviation industry met recently in Oslo, Norway, to set the framework for a programme designed to transform Norwegian air transportation and serve as a learning ground for sustainable aviation on a regional scale.

Representatives from Airbus, Avinor, Leonardo, Safran, SAS Scandinavian Airlines and Widerøe attended a meeting led by the Norwegian Civil Aviation Authority and the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) to initiate the work of the task force on zero emissions aviation.

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March 16, 2020

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When Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) in Germany becomes operational at the end of October 2020, Schönefeld Airport (SXF) will become Terminal 5 of the new airport, requiring changes to names across the campus.

In order to avoid duplicate names of terminal sections, gates and parking lots at BER, the building and parking lot infrastructure of Schönefeld Airport will already be renamed for the summer flight schedule.

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March 16, 2020

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On 4 March 2020, Dubai Airports officially inaugurated its high-tech Operations Control Centre that ensures smooth flight operations at the world’s busiest international airport.

Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, CEO of Emirates Group, officially inaugurated the state-of-the-art facility, which oversees operations at the airport that handled 86.4 million passengers in 2019.

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March 16, 2020

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Dubai Airports in a published statement has said that effective from 8 March 2020, all smart gates at Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Dubai World Central (DWC) will be no longer be operational for departing passengers.

The move comes as a means to monitor and contain the spread of COVID-19. The announcement means that residents will no longer be able to pass through the smart gates using their Emirates Id alone and will have to go through the immigration counters at the airport along with their passports

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March 16, 2020

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Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANY&NJ)-operated airports John F Kennedy International (JFK), Newark Liberty International (EWR), and LaGuardia (LGA) have launched free Aira services for travellers with visual impairments.

PANY&NJ has launched a 12-month pilot programme that combines mobile technology, artificial intelligence and real-time human interaction to help the visually impaired in navigating the airport.

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March 16, 2020

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Software company Accenture has partnered with Singapore’s Changi Airport Group (CAG) to establish and operate a digital factory named DIVA to transform the airport’s operations.

DIVA, which stands for digital, innovation, ventures and analytics, is intended to help CAG develop, experiment and introduce new digital products and services, from concept to market launch.

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March 16, 2020

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Passngr goes Europe

Passngr has become the standard app for flights and airports in Germany in recent years. In the next step, the developers want to conquer the European market.

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March 2, 2020

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Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS), TX, began its transition to renewable natural gas (RNG) on 1 January 2020, with the help of Clean Energy, a provider of natural gas fuel for transportation in North America.

This partnership calls for Clean Energy to provide AUS with its Redeem™ brand of renewable natural gas (RNG), the first commercially available vehicle fuel made entirely from 100% organic waste.

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March 2, 2020

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Munich Airport (MUC) in Germany has again been recognised for its continuous efforts to reduce its CO2 emissions.

Airport Council International (ACI Europe) has announced the latest certification of Munich Airport under its Airport Carbon Accreditation (ACA) programme.

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March 2, 2020

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in the UK has become one of the world’s first major aviation hubs to become carbon neutral, for its infrastructure, and the first to target zero carbon by the mid-2030s.

Following investment of more than GBP 100 million in improving Heathrow’s energy efficiency and generating and purchasing renewable energy, the airport has reduced carbon emissions from airport buildings and infrastructure by 93% compared to 1990.

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March 2, 2020

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Queen Alia International Airport (AMM) in Amman, Jordan, has been awarded Level 1 of the Airports Council International (ACI) Airport Customer Experience Accreditation.

In recognition of its commitment towards promoting service excellence and improving customer experience, Queen Alia International Airport (AMM) in Amman, Jordan, has been awarded Level 1 of the Airports Council International (ACI) Airport Customer Experience Accreditation.

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March 2, 2020

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In Turkey, Istanbul Airport operator, IGA, is reported to be in talks with Chinese banks led by Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) to refinance EUR 5.7 billion of existing loans.

The report cited the operator as saying it looks to complete the deal in H1 2020. IGA also cited strong interest from China and the Gulf region as well as banks from Europe. Around half of the new borrowing could come from the Chinese banks led by the ICBC.

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March 2, 2020

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Airports Authority of India (AAI) has signed concession agreements for the operations, management and development of Ahmedabad, Lucknow and Mangaluru Airports.

The concessions were signed with concessionaires Adani Ahmedabad International Airport, Adani Lucknow International Airport and Adani Mangaluru International Airport, respectively.

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March 2, 2020

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French airports operator ADP has bought a 49% stake in India’s GMR Airports for EUR 1.34 billion.

GMR Airports has a portfolio of seven airports in three countries: India, the Philippines and Greece.

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March 2, 2020

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Bahrain International Airport (BAH) will become the first airport in the Middle East to operate with Enterprise LTE (eLTE) technology as its mission-critical system, Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) has announced.

According to a statement from BAC, the advanced system is designed to deliver real-time connectivity that enhances passengers’ travel experience and the efficiency of operations for the airport’s partners and meets demand for high volumes of data.

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March 2, 2020

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As part of Birmingham Airport’s Master Plan - a GBP 500 million capital investment to transform the airport into a world-class facility - GroupBC has been selected for its reputation as a common data environment and digital information expert.

Presented on a user-friendly interface, GroupBC’s common data environment is a turnkey construction solution which drives efficiency across the design, construction and operational phases.

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March 2, 2020

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El Paso International Airport (ELP), TX, has selected LiveReach Media (LRM) to measure passenger wait times and offer passenger flow management technology.

LRM’s exclusive sensing technology is capable of identifying airport bottlenecks and enabling a smoother travel experience.

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March 2, 2020

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ACI issues new guidance on alignment between airspace and airport capacity

Paper assists in planning to expand capacity and optimizing available capacity Montreal, 13 February 2020 – Airports Council International (ACI) World has today published guidance for airports to assist them in making the most of existing capacity while also planning to expand to meet growing global demand.

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February 28, 2020

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Swedavia launches electric aviation strategy

Swedavia launches electric aviation strategy – Åre Östersund ready for first electric aircraft in autumn 2020. Swedavia has adopted a strategy for electric aviation. The goal is to enable all ten Swedavia airports to handle electric aircraft and to be able to place the first commercial electrified route in service by around 2025. At Åre Östersund Airport, a testing venue for electric aircraft is planned to be put into operation during the autumn.

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February 17, 2020

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French airport operator Groupe ADP, manufacturer and producer Urbasolar, and supplier GazelEnergie have announced the signing of a direct renewable energy supply agreement.

Under the terms of the agreement, for a period of 21 years Groupe ADP will purchase the electricity production of three new photovoltaic solar parks, to be built by Urbasolar. GazelEnergie will ensure the integration of these new renewable watt-hours into Groupe ADP’s consumption for the first three years.

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February 11, 2020

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The international climate protection organisation CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project) has again recognised Munich Airport (MUC) in Germany for its highly effective climate protection efforts.

For the third consecutive year, MUC has achieved ‘Leadership Level’ and earned an A rating in the Climate Change category.

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February 11, 2020

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Members of the UK Sustainable Aviation coalition have committed to achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2050.

The newly announced commitment is based on a review of the opportunities to cut aviation emissions and forms a central pillar of a new ‘Decarbonisation Road-Map: A Path to Net Zero’ published by Sustainable Aviation.

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February 11, 2020

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Around 20,000 volunteers are being sought to test Berlin Brandenburg Airport before its opening.

Volunteers, who will be required to put airport processes to the test, can register via the website ber-testen.de. The first trial operation is a station evacuation on 29 April 2020. Further testing will take place between 23 June and 15 October. Engelbert Lütke Daldrup, CEO of Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg, said: “The trial operation is an internationally established standard that will help us to open the airport as smoothly as possible. All major users will test the airport systems and core processes. We would be delighted if many Berliners and Brandenburgers were to attend the final rehearsal, help us make improvements and get to know the airport before the opening.”

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February 11, 2020

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safety measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus

Following preventive safety measures by some of the world’s major and busiest international airports to prevent the spread of the coronavirus after its outbreak in Wuhan, China, many other airports have initiated similar steps.

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February 11, 2020

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The first Terminal Testlab has opened at Munich Airport (MUC) in Germany, part of the LabCampus innovation centre currently under construction.

With the Testlab, situated at the heart of the airport terminal, LabCampus is creating opportunities for customers to present their new products and solutions to tens of thousands of travellers every day while conducting live testing.

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February 11, 2020

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new guidance for airports collecting data

Airports Council International (ACI) World has published new guidance for airports collecting data to improve passenger satisfaction and operational efficiency.

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February 11, 2020

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97 out of 100 of the world’s major airports have digital security risks

New research has found that 97 out of 100 of the world’s major airports have security risks related to vulnerable web and mobile apps, mis-configured public cloud, dark web exposure or code repositories leaks.

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February 11, 2020

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CEETRA Chairman and Board successfully re-elected. Important topic of the year 2020: Sustainability in the travel retail market

CEETRA Chairman and Board have been successfully re-elected. The Central and Eastern European Travel Retail Association announced its next Travel Retail Forum to be held on 28 May 2020 at Bratislava Airport, which is also open to non-members, and will focus yet again on regulatory topics as well as industry news and best practice in travel retail.

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February 5, 2020

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The Aerospace Big Data Series - FlightGlobal's flagship conferences

Aerospace Big Data Series APAC | Americas | EMEA - These events bring together the MRO ecosystem including OEM’s, data and IT experts to discuss advancements in predictive maintenance strategies and how airlines can best utilise data and emerging technologies to maximise the benefits of predictive maintenance.

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February 3, 2020

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ACI EUROPE held its first Aviation Sustainability Summit in Brussels, Belgium on 22 January 2020

With sustainability and the climate emergency firmly established at the very top of its priorities, ACI EUROPE held its first Aviation Sustainability Summit in Brussels, Belgium on 22 January 2020.

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January 31, 2020

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France’s first 100% carbon-neutral airport group has revealed its plans to emit zero greenhouse gases 20 years earlier than previously announced

The Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur Group has announced a series of measures to completely eliminate greenhouse gas emissions by the three airports it operates: Nice Côte d’Azur, Cannes Mandelieu and Golfe de Saint-Tropez.

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January 31, 2020

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Dnata and logistics company Toll Group have signed a partnership to collaborate with Western Sydney Airport (SWZ)

In Australia, ground handler Dnata and logistics company Toll Group have signed a partnership to collaborate with Western Sydney Airport (SWZ) on the design of the freight precinct at the new Western Sydney International Airport.

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January 31, 2020

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ACI EUROPE calls for vital and overdue change in the way airport slot allocation is governed

ACI EUROPE has set out its recommendations for a comprehensive overhaul of the EU Airport Slot Regulation - calling for vital and overdue change in the way airport slot allocation is governed.

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January 31, 2020

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A device that enables speech to be translated into 74 different languages has been introduced in the security area at Edinburgh Airport in Scotland

Users of the Pocketalk device speak into it, then the translation of their words is played through a speaker or displayed on screen.

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January 31, 2020

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Lufthansa Group has chosen Google Cloud as a strategic partner to further improve its operational performance

Flight delays, re-bookings due to missed flights, and extreme weather conditions are some of the many factors that can disrupt a flight schedule, and Lufthansa Group has therefore chosen Google Cloud as a strategic partner to further improve its operational performance.

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January 31, 2020

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The 4th Annual A4E Aviation Summit - 3 March 2020 | Brussels

The 4th Annual A4E Aviation Summit 3 March 2020 | Brussels Bringing together Europe’s leading airline CEOs and global aviation leaders Europe’s aviation industry is facing many challenges: From socio-economic, to regulatory and environmental - the sector continues to adapt and evolve to overcome them, striving for a safer, more sustainable and more integrated Europe. The A4E Aviation Summit, in association with FlightGlobal, provides the perfect opportunity to take part in the discussion

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January 28, 2020

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ACI annual Airport Economics & Finance Conference & Exhibition

Airports Council International’s comprehensive 12th Annual Airport Economics & Finance Conference & Exhibition and the 6th ACI-World Bank Annual Aviation Symposium will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Tuesday, 24 – Thursday, 26 March 2020.

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January 15, 2020

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The ACI EUROPE Airport Commercial & Retail Conference & Exhibition 2020

Tuesday 21 April - Thursday 23 April- Cubex Centre Prague, Czech Republic. Join 400 representatives from airports, travel retail operators, brands and other business partners focused on non-aeronautical revenues in the capital of Czech Republic.

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January 15, 2020

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Siemens Logistics has a new solution that enables airports to combine and compare data

Siemens Logistics has developed a new software solution that enables airports to combine and compare data from a range of functions

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January 13, 2020

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Japan’s NEC Corporation has developed a waiting time forecast system

Japan’s NEC Corporation has developed a waiting time forecast system for the international passenger terminal at Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND), Japan.

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January 13, 2020

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British Airways plans to test AI-powered autonomous robots at London Heathrow Airport

British Airways has announced plans to test AI-powered autonomous robots at London Heathrow Airport (LHR) Terminal 5 (T5) to further enhance punctuality for passengers.

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January 13, 2020

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Indonesia’s State airport operator plans to develop Kualanamu International Airport

Indonesia’s State airport operator, PT Angkasa Pura II, plans to develop Kualanamu International Airport (KNO) compounds in North Sumatra Province into an aerocity and hub for passengers and freight in the western parts of Indonesia.

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January 13, 2020

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The expansion plan for London Heathrow Airport will be delayed by more than a year

The expansion plan for London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in the UK will be delayed by more than a year, and the third runway now will probably be completed between early 2028 and late 2029, the airport said.

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January 13, 2020

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Future Stewart Partners will operate and maintain the terminal at New York Stewart International Airport

From 1 January 2020, Future Stewart Partners, a joint venture (JV) of AvPorts and Groupe ADP, will operate and maintain the terminal, landside and airfield at New York Stewart International Airport (SWF).

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January 13, 2020

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Mexican airport operator Grupo has said that it will invest USD 1.27 billion

Mexican airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico (GAP) has said that it will invest MXN 24 billion (USD 1.27 billion) to expand 12 Mexican airports over the next five years.

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January 13, 2020

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Carbon emissions per passenger have more than halved since 1990

Carbon emissions per passenger have more than halved since 1990 thanks to improvements in fuel efficiency, according to an IATA report.

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January 13, 2020

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Geneva Airport will cool and heat its buildings with water from Lake Geneva

Beginning in 2025, Geneva Airport (GVA) in Switzerland will cool and heat its buildings with water from Lake Geneva.

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January 13, 2020

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London City Airport is officially recognised by ACI World’s Airport Carbon Accreditation programme for its operations being carbon neutral

Following its efforts to create a more sustainable future, London City Airport (LCY) in the UK has accomplished a significant achievement after being officially recognised by ACI World’s Airport Carbon Accreditation programme for its operations being carbon neutral.

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January 13, 2020

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ACI EVENT: AVIATION SUSTAINABILITY SUMMIT

WHEN: 22 January 2020 14:30-18:15 - WHERE: TownHall Europe TreeSquare, 5-6 Square de Meeus, 1000 Brussels

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January 9, 2020

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Airlines and airports in China are embracing artificial intelligence

Airlines and airports in China are embracing artificial intelligence (AI) and automation to provide a personalised self-service experience, according to IT specialist SITA’s ‘2019 China IT Insights’.

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December 18, 2019

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Liège Airport has entered a partnership with Alibaba Cloud

Liège Airport (LGG) in Belgium has entered a partnership with Alibaba Cloud to leverage the Chinese tech company’s ‘Aviation Brain’ AI platforms across airport operations and ground handling procedures.

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December 18, 2019

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Changi Airport Group will commit SGD 10 million to up-skill its employees

Changi Airport Group (CAG) in Singapore has announced that it will commit SGD 10 million to a two-year initiative that will work to up-skill its 2,000 employees in the face of the company’s digital transformation.

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December 18, 2019

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Scandinavian Airlines has integrated new scanning software into its smartphone

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has integrated new scanning software into its smartphone ground-handling Application to improve the efficiency of its workforce.

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December 18, 2019

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Berlin Brandenburg Airport will finally open on 31 October 2020

The much-delayed Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) in Germany is to open on 31 October 2020, its supervisory and management boards have confirmed.

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December 18, 2019

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Airport Authority Hong Kong announced the opening on 29 November 2019 of the extension to Terminal 1

Airport Authority Hong Kong announced the opening on 29 November 2019 of the extension to Terminal 1 (T1) at Hong Kong International Airport (HKG).

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December 18, 2019

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The new south parallel runway at Kempegowda International Airport opened

On 6 December 2019, the new south parallel runway at Kempegowda International Airport, in Bengaluru, India that began its construction work in mid-2018, opened for scheduled flight operations.

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December 18, 2019

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New connections centre at Montreal-Trudeau International Airport

A new connections centre at Montreal-Trudeau International Airport (YUL) in Canada was scheduled to commence first phase operations on 11 December 2019.

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December 18, 2019

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Jordan’s Queen Alia International Airport welcomed a total of 722,792 passengers

Jordan’s Queen Alia International Airport (AMM) welcomed a total of 722,792 passengers during October 2019, marking an impressive 10.4% increase in comparison to the same month last year.

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December 18, 2019

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Mexican airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte (OMA) has reported that terminal passenger traffic at its 13 airports increased by 6.4%

Mexican airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte (OMA) has reported that terminal passenger traffic at its 13 airports increased by 6.4% in November 2019, as compared to November 2018.

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December 18, 2019

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Nearly 196 million passengers travelled through airports in Turkey in the first 11 months of 2019

Nearly 196 million passengers travelled through airports in Turkey in the first 11 months of 2019, according to DHMI, the country’s airport authority.

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December 18, 2019

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Mactan Cebu International Airport has won an award at the World Architecture Festival

The Philippines’ Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA) Terminal 2 has won an award at the World Architecture Festival, beating transport stations in other countries.

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December 18, 2019

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Airport Carbon Accreditation has released the annual results in its 10th consecutive year

Airport Carbon Accreditation has released the annual results of the collective carbon management delivered by accredited airports in its 10th consecutive year.

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December 18, 2019

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The Green Aviation Research and Development Network announced the launch of BioPortYVR

The Green Aviation Research and Development Network (GARDN), SkyNRG, Waterfall Group, and Vancouver Airport Authority, BC, in Canada recently announced the launch of BioPortYVR, an industry-led project to increase the supply of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF).

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December 18, 2019

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Austin Bergstrom International Airport continue to work with ACI’s Airport Carbon Accreditation programme

While serving almost 17 million passengers, Austin Bergstrom International Airport (AUS), TX, has continued to work with ACI’s Airport Carbon Accreditation (ACA) programme, with the goal to reach carbon neutrality in 2020.

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December 18, 2019

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The company Pointr win a six-figure contract to provide indoor location GPS

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) has awarded deep location company Pointr a six-figure contract to provide indoor location GPS for Washington Dulles International and Ronald Reagan Washington National airports.

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November 29, 2019

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Dubai Technology Partners announced the successful deployment of its tNexus message hub system

Dubai Technology Partners (DTP) recently announced the successful deployment of its tNexus message hub system and Dassault Systèmes’ DELMIA Quintiq fixed resource planning application at Dubai International (DXB).

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November 29, 2019

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Hitachi Vantara has unveiled a new solution powered by artificial intelligence

Santa Clara, CA-based Hitachi Vantara has unveiled a new solution powered by artificial intelligence (AI) technology to reduce airport delays.

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November 29, 2019

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British Airways has initiated the use of artificial intelligence

British Airways (BA) has initiated the use of artificial intelligence (AI) to ensure the timely departure of flights at London Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 5.

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November 29, 2019

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Melbourne Airport has determined that a third runway

In Australia, Melbourne Airport (MEL) has determined that a third runway, built in a north-south orientation, would provide the greatest benefits to the airport and to the state.

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November 29, 2019

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Manchester Airport Group has opened PremiAir

Manchester Airport Group (MAG) has opened PremiAir, a private terminal for commercial airlines at Manchester Airport (MAN) in the UK.

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November 29, 2019

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Istanbul Airport signed agreements with China and South Korea

Istanbul Airport (IST) in Turkey has recently signed agreements with international airports in China and South Korea.

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November 29, 2019

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Sheremetyevo Airport has received approval to open its renovated Terminal C

Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) in Moscow, Russia, has received approval from Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency to open its renovated Terminal C in January 2020.

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ACI EUROPE has released its latest air traffic report for September and Q3 2019

ACI EUROPE has released its latest air traffic report for September and Q3 2019 which shows that, on average, the growth in passenger traffic across the European airports stood at 2.2% in September, down from 3.4% in August 2019.

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Brussels Airport in Belgium welcomed more than 2.3 million passengers

In October, Brussels Airport in Belgium welcomed more than 2.3 million passengers, representing an increase of 6.4% compared to October 2018.

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Passenger traffic at Dubai World Central reached nearly 1.3 million

Passenger traffic at Dubai World Central (DWC) reached nearly 1.3 million for the first nine months of 2019 despite a seasonal contraction in traffic volumes during Q3.

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Phoenix Sky Harbour has been named top large airport in the US

Phoenix Sky Harbour International Airport (PHX), AZ, has been named top large airport in the US by The Wall Street Journal.

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The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has announced that the solar initiative

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) has announced that the solar initiative due to be installed at John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK), NY, has been awarded to SunPower Corporation and Goldman Sachs Renewable Power Group.

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Shell will support the Europe’s first dedicated sustainable aviation fuel production plant

Shell has announced that it will support SkyNRG to develop Europe’s first dedicated sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) production plant.

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