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Speeding up security lines with two “innovation lanes”


Minimizing stress in airports with the Canine Airport Therapy Squad


DFW gathers data on security lines from passenger cellphones

Improving passenger flow through self-service bag drop at YVR

Cement absorbs solar energy and returns to environment as light

Battery powered Pod car system take travelers from lots to terminals

As a wayfinder, Jane Doggett pioneers how we navigate through the architecture of an airport

Airport carbon accreditation may be ambitious but achievable

No need for controllers when automated systems watch skies through thick and thin

New hand luggage screening system estimated to speed up scanning process by about 20 percent

What Toronto Pearson and other airports are doing to improve sustainability

Readers respond to the New York Times “Airports, Designed for Everyone but the Passenger” article

From preclearance to security technology, wait times at customs should be decreasing

The 10 best landing approaches in the world

A new multisensory room in Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport opens for people on the autism spectrum

Will Istanbul’s new airport be the world’s largest by 2035?


One writer’s take on the passenger-airport terminal relationship


Why Pensacola International is the latest airport to embrace urban beekeeping


Major airports can employ up to 60,000 people. What do all these people do?


Comfortable seats. Privacy. Even clean toilets. What might be in store for airplanes of the future?


Technology helps architects design airports with the elderly in mind (with VIDEO)

India’s space agency trying to help airports make “flight operations safer and provide optimum utilisation of land”

The potential impact of terrorism and migration on European airports located in the Schengen Area

Airport check-ins are about to change radically… again

How noise, carbon emissions, and local air quality are impacting UK airport capacity enhancements


Ways the U.S. Customs and Border Protection is managing an ever-growing volume of travelers

Private investment on the rise at European airports


Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport wins prestigious EPA award


Lufthansa focused on reducing baggage woes for travelers


7 trends shaping terminal design according to Stantec’s airport sector leader, Stanis Smith (see page 27)


US airports provide millions of jobs and billions in wages


What the FAA is doing to prevent drones from colliding with airplanes


“Solutions to create an interconnected, end-to-end passenger ecosystem”


Professor Paul Evans and his team are transforming airport security checks


Technology highlights from this year’s Singapore Airshow


Looking back on 20 years of the Federal Aviation Administration's Airport Privatization Pilot Program


Virtual air traffic control towers hoping to pass the FAA’s test


Airport hotel extension the first private sector commercial building using prefabricated prefinished volumetric construction (PPVC)


How airlines are duking it out for customers—on the ground


What the FAA is doing to prevent drones from colliding with airplanes


“Solutions to create an interconnected, end-to-end passenger ecosystem”


Professor Paul Evans and his team are transforming airport security checks


Technology highlights from this year’s Singapore Airshow


Looking back on 20 years of the Federal Aviation Administration's Airport Privatization Pilot Program


Virtual air traffic control towers hoping to pass the FAA’s test


Airport hotel extension the first private sector commercial building using prefabricated prefinished volumetric construction (PPVC)


How airlines are duking it out for customers—on the ground


Video ticket office being trialed at UK’s Stansted Airport

US government approves controversial plan to dramatically alter the nation's air traffic control system.

Yoga rooms, silent chairs, movie theatres, and entertainment systems from airports around the world

An app with location-aware technology helps travelers navigate Miami International Airport

Doing this one thing can significantly increase your satisfaction with air travel

Government talks could lead to more travel options for Canadian flyers


A concrete mix that conducts electricity might make airport snow plows a thing of the past


How to get from “digital pixie dust” to solutions that actually improve the passenger experience


What do Burning Man, Antarctica, and landfill have in common? Read on.


Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International (FLL) Airport passengers are getting through customs faster with the Mobile Passport Control (MPC) app


Andreas Sjöström breezes through Stockholm Arlanda Airport—thanks to a microchip implanted into his hand


How robots, AI, biometrics, big data, and smart baggage are changing airports today 


Hello, Goodbye TV reality series captures human stories at Toronto’s Pearson Airport


The Airport Show 2016 in Dubai showcases the region’s unprecedented airport development growth


New drone regulations set to revolutionize cargo delivery in the US

Indoor waterfalls! Hologram assistants! Comfortable seats—in economy! Air travel just might become fun again.


We’re glad you asked. Find the answer, and why Pratt & Whitney spent 20 years and $10 billion developing them, here

From therapist to sustainable vegetation managers, animals play important roles at these airports

Traveler wellbeing finds a place to happen at Sydney Airport

Cathay Pacific’s new Hong Kong International Airport lounge is a portal into luxury

Airports are turning from a place to get through to a place to get to

How bees helped make Toronto Pearson one of only ten ACI environmentally friendly airports


Travel operator SITA is working on a human-less airline check-in system

How “Robbi,” “Ray,” and “Spencer” are improving the airport experience


“Death by a thousand cuts” to blame for the incremental rise in US airport ground delays

Why the Heathrow Energy Centre won a sustainability leadership award


How US airports help you rejuvenate while waiting for your flight

What makes Vancouver International Airport a Traveler magazine top 10 hub?


Why are more airports building luxury hotels?


Biometrics technology set to transform how passengers experience air travel


Gatwick Airport’s new sound installation brings the Yangtze to weary travelers


Why the Transportation Security Administration is interested in a security system being tested at a football stadium


Airbus’s electric and hybrid aircraft could cut emissions and noise pollution


Stantec’s Johnathan Limb on how Juneau, Alaska, kept its airport safely operational during a runway revamp


The Economist explores the real impact of airport security


The BBC on how airport security has changed, and if those changes are working


CNN on the challenges of vetting airport personnel


Ban it or embrace it: What will airports do about smart luggage?


How airlines are transforming the final step before boarding


Retail giant Westfield’s strategy is changing how passengers experience airport terminals


Houston’s Ellington Airport and Nasa teaming up on a commercial spaceflight facility


Orlando International Airport’s new parking lot includes restrooms, free wi-fi, and a pet playground

An airport in Virginia is experimenting with a remote video system


Dubai International Airport set to launch a contactless immigration process


Adelaide Airport looks to the sky to reduce its carbon footprint

  
Driverless cars and automation will require airports of the future to find new revenue streams

Pittsburgh airport’s dramatic new art installation puts the city right under your feet


Nashville airport embarking on the largest geothermal project of its kind in North America


Vancouver airport’s BorderXPress takes an IT start-up approach to self-service border control


Australia’s newest airport’s security cameras zoom in on abnormal behavior


Narita, Japan, airport finds an innovative approach to wayfinding at its new low-cost terminal


The airport industry’s latest efforts on addressing carbon emissions


Kennedy Airport’s TWA Flight Center being turned into a 505-room hotel


JetBlue Airways and TERRA Real Vegetable Chips promote “farm-to-air” innovation at JFK

How Heathrow’s expansion reduces emissions and gives passengers and local residents a voice


Aéroports de Paris’s plan to become more competitive in a global market

Opportunities and risks of locating a business on airport lands


The AIA’s Ali Bahrami on how delays to the FAA reauthorization might impact the industry


The debate continues on how to meet the UK’s growing aviation needs


China investing billions into airports that “know” you


Munich Airport is piloting a self-service shopping experience


Even air sickness bags have a home on the web

 
White Paper: Reimagining the Airport Network for 2020 and Beyond


How one airline is addressing the industry’s greenhouse gas problem

…and 9 other airport innovations from 2015


Business Insider on how American airports compare to the rest of the world


What part of passing through airports do travelers hate the most?

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