changi airport

Changi Airport, pax up by 1.5% in February 2017

Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) reported that it handled 4.67 million passenger movements in February 2017, an increase of 1.5% year-over-year. At the same time, aircraft movements dipped 1.7% to 28,030 landings and takeoffs, while cargo shipments rose 7.9% to reach 146, 870 tonnes YoY. According to Changi Airport, passenger traffic for the month remained stable […]

Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam

Schiphol looks to market to the UK

Amsterdam airport Schiphol is paying close attention to the UK market as it commences its second century of operations.   Speaking at a Routes Talks discussion on how it markets itself, Wilco Sweijen, director aviation marketing, said the airport first started actively marketing itself to Britons more than 35 years ago. And he added that […]

Sydney Airport

Two airports not enough for Melbourne

Melbourne, Australia’s second largest city has been growing rapidly during the last decades. Two of the city’s airports – Tullamarine (MEL) and Avalon (AVV) may appear to be insufficient to meet the city’s needs soon. Therefore, Australian State Government of Victoria has approved a plan to build a third airport in five years as a […]