Airports

DGAP-News: Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide: Share Buyback for the Employee Participation Program

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 10:01am

Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide: Share Buyback for the Employee Participation Program

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  • Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide: Share Buyback for the Employee Participation Program
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Frankfurt, 22 May 2020 - For the implementation of this year's employee participation program the Executive Board of Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide (ISIN DE0005773303) decided to buy back own shares through the stock exchange.
  • The share buyback complies with rules and regulations set forth in Sec.
  • It serves solely to fulfil the obligations arising from the employee share capital program of Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide.

Skytrax ranks Sheremetyevo among the world's Top-10 airports in its category

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 5:03pm

Airports are selected for the award based on a poll of passengers by the reputable international agency Skytrax.

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  • Airports are selected for the award based on a poll of passengers by the reputable international agency Skytrax.
  • The study for the 2020 awards was conducted over a 6-monthperiod at 550 airports around the world.
  • Sheremetyevo International Airport is among the TOP-10 airports hubs in Europe, the largest Russian airport in terms of passenger and cargo traffic.
  • The World Airport Awards were first awarded in 1999 when Skytrax, an international agency, conducted its first global customer satisfaction survey at airports.

InventHelp Presents An Airport Tarmac Maintenance Tool (LGI-2862)

Friday, May 8, 2020 - 3:45pm

PITTSBURGH, May 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Instead of wasting considerable time and effort attempting to remove an airport runway light collar, this special airport tarmac maintenance tool could perform the work in a simple and efficient manner.

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  • PITTSBURGH, May 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Instead of wasting considerable time and effort attempting to remove an airport runway light collar, this special airport tarmac maintenance tool could perform the work in a simple and efficient manner.
  • He developed the patent pending SHEMINATOR to simplify the task of pulling the collar holding an airport tarmac runway light.
  • The device is designed to be very sturdy and strong for optimum pulling action of the collar.
  • Additionally, it features a stable design to make a difficult job much easier for maintenance personnel and it's reliable, user-friendly and cost effective.

Hong Kong International Airport Applied Advanced Technology to Step Up Disinfection Against Virus

Friday, May 8, 2020 - 3:00pm

TORONTO, May 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Airport Authority Hong Kong (AA) is applying the latest disinfection technologies, including disinfection channels, antimicrobial coating and autonomous cleaning robots, at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) to protect passengers and airport staff from COVID-19 infection.

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  • TORONTO, May 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Airport Authority Hong Kong (AA) is applying the latest disinfection technologies, including disinfection channels, antimicrobial coating and autonomous cleaning robots, at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) to protect passengers and airport staff from COVID-19 infection.
  • HKIA is the worlds first airport where CLeanTech, a full-body disinfection channel facility, is trialled in live operation.
  • Persons using the facility will have a temperature check before entering an enclosed channel for the 40-second disinfection and sanitizing procedures.
  • Sanitizing spray is also applied for instant disinfection.

Sheremetyevo is named best European airport by quality of service for the second year in a row

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 1:00pm

MOSCOW, March 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Sheremetyevo was the best large airport in Europe in 2019, according to a survey by the Airport Council International's (ACI) Airport Service Quality(ASQ) Programme.

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  • MOSCOW, March 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Sheremetyevo was the best large airport in Europe in 2019, according to a survey by the Airport Council International's (ACI) Airport Service Quality(ASQ) Programme.
  • "The Airport Service Quality Awards represent the highest possible recognition for airport operators around the world and recognize excellence in customer experience," ACI World Director General Angela Gittens said.
  • Sheremetyevo International Airport is in the TOP-10 airport hubs of Europe, the largest Russian airport in terms of passenger and cargo transportation.
  • The ACI's ASQ program recognized Sheremetyevo International Airport as Europe's best airport in terms of passenger service quality in2012 and2013.

Caverion and Avinor Enter a Major Security Contract in Norway

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 8:08am

"The safety of our travellers is Avinor's highest priority, which is why we depend on a solid partner with high security expertise.

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  • "The safety of our travellers is Avinor's highest priority, which is why we depend on a solid partner with high security expertise.
  • Short response time, nationwide presence and a high number of security experts were crucial to Caverion being awarded the contract," says Kirsti Grottheim, Section Manager at Avinor.
  • "We are pleased with the trust Avinor continues to show us by extending our now 10-year relationship within security for their airports.
  • We view the renewing of this contract as a great compliment for our highly skilled security professionals," says Knut Gaaserud, Executive Vice President, Caverion Norway.

ASUR Announces Total Passenger Traffic for December 2019

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 9:30pm

de C.V. (ASUR) is a leading international airport operator with a portfolio of concessions to operate, maintain and develop 16 airports in the Americas.

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  • de C.V. (ASUR) is a leading international airport operator with a portfolio of concessions to operate, maintain and develop 16 airports in the Americas.
  • This comprises nine airports in southeast Mexico, including Cancun Airport, the most important tourist destination in Mexico, the Caribbean and Latin America, and six airports in northern Colombia, including Medellin international airport (Rio Negro), the second busiest in Colombia.
  • ASUR is also a 60% JV partner in Aerostar Airport Holdings, LLC, operator of the Luis Muoz Marn International Airport serving the capital of Puerto Rico, San Juan.
  • Headquartered in Mexico, ASUR is listed both on the Mexican Bolsa, where it trades under the symbol ASUR, and on the NYSE in the U.S., where it trades under the symbol ASR.

Lufthansa Consulting Wins 'Excellent' Prize with Air Service Development Project for Auckland International Airport

Monday, December 9, 2019 - 5:47pm

The award went to a successful project with Auckland International Airport (AKL), the largest airport of New Zealand and the third busiest international airport in Australasia.

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  • The award went to a successful project with Auckland International Airport (AKL), the largest airport of New Zealand and the third busiest international airport in Australasia.
  • Auckland Airport's General Manager, Aeronautical Commercial Scott Tasker commented, "Auckland Airport congratulates Lufthansa Consulting for being awarded the "Best of Consulting" prize by WirtschaftsWoche.
  • Working closely with Lufthansa Consulting on our air service development program has introduced world class advice, methodology and systems at Auckland Airport.
  • Lufthansa Consulting supported to solve the key air service development marketing challenges of Auckland International Airport.

Lufthansa Consulting Wins 'Excellent' Prize with Air Service Development Project for Auckland International Airport

Monday, December 9, 2019 - 5:44pm

The award went to a successful project with Auckland International Airport (AKL), the largest airport of New Zealand and the third busiest international airport in Australasia.

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  • The award went to a successful project with Auckland International Airport (AKL), the largest airport of New Zealand and the third busiest international airport in Australasia.
  • Auckland Airport's General Manager, Aeronautical Commercial Scott Tasker commented, "Auckland Airport congratulates Lufthansa Consulting for being awarded the "Best of Consulting" prize by WirtschaftsWoche.
  • Working closely with Lufthansa Consulting on our air service development program has introduced world class advice, methodology and systems at Auckland Airport.
  • Lufthansa Consulting supported to solve the key air service development marketing challenges of Auckland International Airport.

Airport Strategy & Marketing (ASM) Appoints William Pearson as New Business Development Director

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 6:00pm

WASHINGTON, Dec. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aviation Week Networks Airport Strategy & Marketing (ASM), a global consulting firm dedicated to supporting airports, airlines, tourism authorities and governments with the development of new air routes, today announced a new addition to the ASM team with the appointment of William Pearson as Business Development Director.

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  • WASHINGTON, Dec. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aviation Week Networks Airport Strategy & Marketing (ASM), a global consulting firm dedicated to supporting airports, airlines, tourism authorities and governments with the development of new air routes, today announced a new addition to the ASM team with the appointment of William Pearson as Business Development Director.
  • I am delighted to announce that William is part of our team and will be spearheading the roll out of our new Catchment Analyser data product, said David Stroud, Managing Director of ASM.
  • William joins us following a successful and varied career in aviation since 1988 when he joined British Airways at London Heathrow Airport.
  • He has since held several key positions across the industry including Manchester Airport, Birmingham Airport where he was Aviation Director, and most recently Chief Commercial Officer for Regional and City Airports.