Sofia International Airport was evacuated after bomb threat a day before the official opening of Bulgaria’s EU presidency. The two two terminals of the airport were closed for more than hour today after bomb alert at Border Police. The building were evacuated and all the passengers were taken away during the safety checks. The Internal
The strong flow of tourists in 2017 turned the company Airports of Thailand PCL into the new most expensive airport operator in the world, leaving the Spanish Aena second. Since May, the company has recorded 75% growth, with market capitalization already exceeding 1 trillion Thai Baht or about 31 billion USD. In December, Shares of
The French company Vinci Airports wins concession for the Belgrade airport Nikola Tesla, announced the Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic. She said the price was 1.5 billion EUR in cash and investment. The concession period is for 25 years. Ana Brnabic said the whole process was transparent, that a huge professional step was made, which
The Shanghai Pudong International Airport for the fifteenth consecutive year has taken the leading position in China on the total volume of passenger traffic on international routes, which in 2017 broke the historic maximum and exceeded 35 million people. Every day the main airport of the metropolis serves about 98,000 passengers of international flights. In
British airports cancel dozens of flights after heavy snow and ice. The London’s Heathrow and Stanstead left thousands of people blocked at the terminals after cancellation of their flights. Glasgow and Edinburgh airports have warned travellers to check with their airline before leaving for the airport, due to large number of cancelled and delayed flights.
Salon in the form of igloo was built on the roof of the terminal at London’s Heathrow Airport. This Christmas innovation was invented by the airline Virgin Atlantic and fashion club Coppa Club. Formally, the igloo is part of the lounge of the carrier The Clubhouse. An unusual mini-cabinet is heated and designed for eight
Russian airport Baikal in Ulan-Ude plans construction of international terminal by 2024. The construction will be preceded by the overhaul of the old terminal and will cost 1.6 billion rubles. “It is planned to build a new terminal complex for international airlines with a total area of 8,000 square meters. The design of the new