Philippines cancels $10 bn airport plan with Chinese-led group

Philippines cancels $10 bn airport plan with Chinese-led group

A Philippine province has cancelled a decision to award $10 billion airport project to a consortium led by a Chinese state firm, dealing a blow to President Rodrigo Duterte's infrastructure ambitions ...

North Field, seaport, airport expansion projects to trigger billions of dollars into construction sector: OBG

North Field, seaport, airport expansion projects to trigger billions of dollars into construction sector: OBG

Qatar's North Field expansion as well as Hamad International Airport and Hamad Port expansion projects are set to trigger billions of dollars into the construction activity and investment ...

Qatar to prosecute those responsible for HIA incident

Qatar to prosecute those responsible for HIA incident

The preliminary investigation into the attempted murder of a newborn baby found in a very serious condition at Hamad International Airport (HIA), and the subsequent procedures taken by the authorities at the airport, including examining a number of female passengers

London City Airport reopens as UK slowly wakes up

London City Airport reopens as UK slowly wakes up

London City Airport welcomed its first flight in nearly three months on Sunday as Britain moved another step closer to fully emerging from its coronavirus lockdown on July 4.

Suspend airport slot rules immediately because of coronavirus: IATA

Suspend airport slot rules immediately because of coronavirus: IATA

Rules governing airport slots should be suspended immediately in light of the disruption to flight schedules caused by coronavirus to prevent airlines being penalised, industry body IATA said on Monday.

Passenger lies about having coronavirus, forces Canadian jet back to airport

Passenger lies about having coronavirus, forces Canadian jet back to airport

A Canadian man on a flight from Toronto to Jamaica falsely announced to passengers that he had the coronavirus, forcing the plane to return to the airport where he was arrested, police said on Tuesday.

Balancing ‘human’ and ‘smart’ in the airport

Balancing ‘human’ and ‘smart’ in the airport

One of the most unique aspects of an airport (and there are many) is the truly diverse nature of its users: the passengers.

Beijing hopes glitzy new airport will take off as aviation hub

Beijing hopes glitzy new airport will take off as aviation hub

Beijing's new futuristic airport that resembles a giant starfish -- opened days before the country celebrates the 70th anniversary of communist rule -- promises to transform the Chinese capital into a major Asian aviation hub.

Hong Kong police check for air tickets to stop new airport protests

Hong Kong police check for air tickets to stop new airport protests

Hong Kong police checked people travelling to the city's international airport for passports and air tickets on Saturday, preventing protesters gathering for another ‘stress test’ of road and rail links in the Chinese-ruled city.

Protesters trigger second day of Hong Kong airport chaos, hundreds of flights cancelled

Protesters trigger second day of Hong Kong airport chaos, hundreds of flights cancelled

Hundreds of flights were cancelled or suspended at Hong Kong's airport on Tuesday as pro-democracy protesters staged a second day of hugely disruptive rallies ...

Philippines approves plan to build new Manila airport

Philippines approves plan to build new Manila airport

The Philippines on Wednesday approved a plan to build a new airport near Manila, in a bid to ease congestion with the capital's existing airport operating at full capacity.

Exploring Greece’s abandoned airport

Exploring Greece’s abandoned airport

An Olympic Airlines 747, once the proud flagship jet of an airline enjoyed by the likes of Hollywood actors, high-profile heads of state, and even Jackie Kennedy ...