Airport Technology & IT


Istanbul New Airport is Ready for Business

The Istanbul New Airport (INA) has completed its Operational Readiness and Airport Transfer (ORAT) programme in time for its October 29 opening. The INA will … More ››

Heathrow Prepares for Largest Biometrics Roll out  

Heathrow Airport has announced it is launching its first end-to-end biometrics trial which will bring facial recognition to each point of a departing passenger’s journey. … More ››

dnata Achieves GDP Certification for Pharmaceutical Cargo in Switzerland

Dubai-based dnata has been awarded the Good Distribution Practice (GDP) certification for the pharmaceutical handling services at the company’s Zurich facility. GDP is a program … More ››

A World First for Frankfurt Airport

The World’s first electronic Dangerous Goods Declaration (eDGD) shipment has been processed at Frankfurt Airport. A shipment from healthcare specialist Abbott Diagnostics in Wiesbaden was … More ››

New Aviation Security Course Launched

The training arm of the UK Civil Aviation Authority (UK CAA), CAA International (CAAi), has announced a new Security Management Systems (SeMS) two-day training course. … More ››

GOL Introduces Self Bag-Drop at Rio de Janeiro

GOL, Brazil’s largest airline, is introducing new self-service bag-drop technology to speed up the airport experience.  Its passengers can now use SITA’s Scan&Fly system to … More ››

Brisbane Airport Extends Technology Partnership

Brisbane, the third busiest airport in Australia, has again selected SITA as its technology partner as the airport continues its growth and transformation plans. The … More ››

Cardiff Airport Launches Draft Masterplan

Cardiff Airport, (IATA: CWL) Wales, has launched a draft Masterplan covering its development aims for the next 20 years. While serving the Welsh capital, the … More ››

Emirates Announces IATA 753 Compliance Certification for its Dubai hub

Emirates has announced the award of IATA 753 compliance certification for its baggage operation in its home base of Dubai, United Arab Emirates.  The resolution … More ››

Prague and Incheon Airports Sign New Partnership Agreement

Prague Airport and Incheon International Airport Corporation (IIAC), the operator of Incheon International Airport serving Seoul, South Korea, have signed an extensive international partnership agreement. … More ››