Plvdiv Airport Bulgaria Plovdiv Airport 

Postponed concession contract of Plovdiv Airport for a month

The consortium chosen as a concessionaire plans millionaire works and consolidate the airport in Bulgaria as a cargo center. The Bulgarian Council of Ministers made the decision to postpone for one month the signing of the concession contract for Plovdiv Airport (PDV), which was left to a consortium between Hainan Group and Plovdiv Airport Invest, based in the Netherlands. The choice of the concessionaire was made last March and the contract was expected to be signed before June 15, but at the request of the Chinese investors that make up…

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Perth Airport Australia Perth Airport 

Perth Airport: The third runway could affect thousands of neighbors with noise

The opening of a third runway in the coming years will affect several suburbs of the Australian city. The Perth International Airport (PER), in Australia, plans the construction of a third runway and has generated controversy among the neighbors, who could be affected by noise. The suburbs located east and south-southeast of the airport are the most likely to suffer some type of noise coming from the aircraft. Among those most affected are Forrestfield, High Wycombe, South Guildford and Wattle Grove, which could register up to 200 extra noise events per…

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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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