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UK-based software company Cambridge Pixel is delivering radar trackers to the Second Institute of Civil aviation Administration of China ...
An aircraft operated by SkyJet airlines has been hit by a drone as it approached Jean Lesage International Airport in Quebec City, Canada.

The UK's London Gatwick Airport has set out a series of objectives to help support the government's future aviation strategy. The new aviation ...
Blaise Diagne International Airport (AIBD) is a new international airport being built in Dakar, the capital city of Senegal. The site is being developed on 4,500ha ...
Dubai International Airport plans to introduce a new aquarium equipped with facial recognition technology to its terminals from next year.
Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in North Carolina, US, is undergoing a major expansion in order to meet future passenger and cargo needs.

Baggage handling innovations score high on the priority list for airports and airlines around the world, and one service is shaping up to become ...
Japan's Narita International Airport has launched the latest interactive information display system, infotouch, at its Terminal 1. The new ...
... both because of its wide experience of airport technology across the world and the team's specific knowledge of Kotoka International Airport.
Rucker Equipamentos Industriais (Rucker) provides ground support equipment (GSE) and refuelling systems to major national and international airline handlers, as well as catering and petroleum companies.
The US government has banned passengers from carrying electronic devices in their cabin baggage on certain airlines coming from countries in the Middle East and North Africa.
Once the flurry of planes and passengers dies down, airports sometimes slip into disrepair, serving as chilling reminders of financial ruin.
Global information technology (IT) provider SITA has launched a new initiative, in a bid to ensure a secure and efficient passenger experience at US airports.
German airport operator Fraport has won concessions to operate Fortaleza International Airport and Porto Alegre Airport in Brazil.
GOAA awarded PCL the contract in August of last year, and, according to airport technology, this was set to be the contractor's 12th project at OIA.
US President Donald Trump has proposed the country's air traffic control operations be privatised in his budget plan. The budget documents indicate that the oversight of the air traffic control operations will shift from the federal government to a ...
Opponents of a third runway at Heathrow are adamant that the airport cannot expand and at the same time meet limits on pollution. It is, they claim, disingenuous to state otherwise - expansion, in their eyes, means worsening air quality and more noise.

UK-based Ultra electronics Airport Systems has secured a contract from Lima Airport Partners (LAP) to deliver and deploy an airport information system (AIS) at Jorge Chavez International Airport in Peru.
Global IT provider SITA, in collaboration with Air New Zealand, has launched its first trial of facial recognition technology at Brisbane Airport in Australia.
New checkpoint screening equipment installed at Muskegon County Airport. 1 / 8. New airport technology at Muskegon County Airport.
Defence and security company Saab has been selected by UK's air traffic control services provider, NATS, to provide remote and digital air traffic control service.
Self-service and automation have become the buzz words at airport technology exhibitions, with all the solution-providers pushing airport operators not to lag behind in adopting these technologies, or else face a decline in efficiency [and passenger ...
The airport technology specialists has in excess of 1,000 self-boarding lanes around the world which could support the Smart Path biometric system.
Italy's Leonardo has introduced its new automated system that provides secure air traffic management (ATM) for remotely piloted aircraft in 'U-Space', which is located up to 150m above ground.
Russia's Sochi International Airport has been named the best airport for its passenger services across three categories in an international study conducted by Airport Service Quality (ASQ) and Airports Council International (ACI).
Air transport IT provider SITA has invested in dynamic mapping company LocusLabs to facilitate new innovations for the airline industry.
US-based air traffic simulation systems and voice technologies developer UFA has successfully delivered an ATTower training solution to UK-based company Air Navigation Solutions for deployment at London's Gatwick Airport.
Emirates is testing Finnish aviation weather expert Vaisala's new winter weather solution at Chicago O'Hare International Airport in the US and Copenhagen Airport in Denmark.
The US Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted a Category 1 rating to Kenya, which demonstrates that the East African country has satisfied international aviation safety requirements.
Jersey Airport (IATA: JER) is set to become the first provider of Remote Tower Service technology in the British Isles. The move follows a development programme with Systems Interface Ltd and Searidge Technologies (Canada).
Los Angeles officials broke ground on phase one of the new Midfield satellite Concourse (MSC) at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
Ireland's Dublin Airport has launched a safety awareness campaign to stop people flying drones near the airport. Named the 'No Drone Zone', the campaign is specifically aimed at drone users to ensure that they operate their devices in a safe and ...
The system will initially be used by Air Force Research Laboratory, which partnered with the state and the Wright State Research Institute to fund the upgrade the airport's technology to allow it to test UAS near Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. The ...
A new report from the UK's Civil aviation Authority (CAA) has shown that pilots suffered a total of 1,258 laser attacks last year in airports across the country.
Hundreds of commercial airline pilots currently flying may be clinically depressed, a study from the Harvard T.H. Chan school of public health has found.
UK air traffic control service provider NATS announced that more than 10,000 registered users have signed up to use its recently launched app, named drone Assist.
Exova's Singaporean soil testing service unit Admaterials Technologies has been contracted to carry out earthwork testing for the Changi East Development at Singapore's Changi Airport.
Brazil's Tancredo Neves International Airport (CNF) has implemented Rockwell Collins' ARINC vMUSE common use passenger processing solution (CUPPS) to enhance its services for travellers.
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is one of the busiest airports in the US, and handled 45.7 million passengers in 2016 alone. Port of Seattle is the owner and operator of the airport.
Rick Belliotti, Director of Innovation and Small Business Development at San Diego International Airport. (SAN). San Diego International Airport (IATA: SAN) has repurposed part of its former Commuter Terminal to serve as a space where innovators can ...
Devlet Hava Meydanlari Isletmesi (DHMI), the air navigation service provider (ANSP) of Turkey, has selected Harris, a US-based technology company, to deliver a latest voice-over-internet protocol (VoIP) communication system.
US-based Spirit airlines will launch new non-stop flights to seven additional destinations from Pittsburgh International Airport in Pennsylvania, this summer.
UK-based Deloitte has set up a new division in the country to provide technological solutions to aviation businesses. The company's new consulting team will offer solutions for organisations working to address current and future challenges in the ...
Orlando International Airport in the US is set to commence construction works for its $1.8bn South Terminal Complex (STC) Phase I Terminal C in early 2017.
The future airport passenger will be more knowledgeable than ever, and with greater access to technological tools than ever before.
New technology unveiled at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on Wednesday will make it faster to get through long security lines.
Ireland's Dublin Airport will launch UK flag carrier British Airways' new weekly service to the Spanish island of Ibiza. Slated to commence next May, the new British Airways service will take off the Dublin Airport every Friday and arrive back on Sundays.
New data by Gatwick Airport in England, UK, has reportedly predicted a record rise in long-haul flights this half term. The airport expects to see a 30% increase in passenger numbers flying long-haul routes during the February half term break, when ...
US-based company Honeywell International has secured a contract to deploy a new airfield ground lighting control and monitoring system at Singapore Changi Airport.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has deployed an advanced screening machine at Erie International Airport (ERI) in Pennsylvania, US.