Orlando Airport Orlando International Airport United States 

Orlando, first US airport to implement biometric boarding gates

It is expected to be 100% available by the month of October. The Orlando International Airport (MCO), in the State of Florida, United States, is the first in that country to implement the biometric boarding system. The Biometric Entry and Exit Program of the Customs and Border Protection Office (CBP) will be launched by the SITA company, which was selected by the Orlando Aviation Authority (GOAA). In this way, the system called Smarth Path will be placed in 30 international boarding gates and is expected to be 100% operational by…

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Baikal International Airport Baikal International Airport Russia 

Baikal Airport, in Russia, will receive improvements and a new international terminal

The works of the airport located to the east of Russia will demand an investment of 1.6 billion rubles. The new terminal will be ready in 2024. The Baikal International Airport (UUD) is located near the city Ulan-Ude, in the Republic of Buryatia of the Russian Federation. Thanks to its proximity to Lake Baikal, the airport receives numerous passengers from all over Russia and other countries who come to visit the area. Its annual passenger traffic is around 300 thousand people and one of the advantages of the Baikal Airport…

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Frankfurt Airport Frankfurt International Airport Germany 

System failure in Frankfurt Airport could cause cancellations and delays

The incident began a few hours ago and the airport warns passengers. The Frankfurt International Airport (FRA), in Germany, communicated to passengers through its official website and its Twitter account, the possibility that some flights are canceled or suffer delays due to a computer system failure that damages the operations . “Due to an IT-Failure, flight disruptions and cancellations might occur at Frankfurt Airport. Please check the status of your flight on the websites of your airline. For further information regarding your flight please refer to your airline’s website. Flight…

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Moscow-Sheremetyevo, passengers 40 million. Moscow-Sheremetyevo Intl. Airport Russia 

Moscow-Sheremetyevo Airport reaches 40 million passengers

On the last day of the year, the main airport of the Russian capital reached a record high. Every year, passenger traffic in Russia increases progressively, and today the main airport of that country reached a record number. The Moscow-Sheremetyevo International Airport (SVO) reached the 40 million passengers transported just the last day of the year, an achievement that was celebrated with a ceremony where the passengers who helped to reach that number received gifts and distinctions. In this way, the airport becomes part of the prestigious league of the largest…

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