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Global airports hit by computer problems

Airports around the world suffered major technical problems Thursday connected to a temporary failure of a system for checking in passengers and luggage. Paris, Zurich and Frankfurt airports said they had suffered problems with computer systems, but they had been quickly resolved. Frankfurt airport confirmed

The worst airports in the world according to pilots

Airports can be strange places. Amid the frantic rush to make a business appointment or get the family somewhere hot as quickly as possible, they represent a kind of compulsory no-mans land for hours of waiting around. While some airports have risen to the challenge – the butterfly house and cactus garden

Skytrax awards: Τhe world’s best airports

Singapore’s famed Changi Airport has kept its title of ‘World’s Best Airport’ for the fourth year in a row, the 2016 World Airport Awards revealed on Thursday. Air transport research firm Skytrax, which conducts the annual World Airport Awards, picks its winner based on the

Oslo Airport first to offer biofuel to airlines

Oslo Airport has started supplying Air BP Biojet via its regular fuel hydrant system, naming KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Lufthansa Group and SAS Scandinavian Airlinesas launch customers. “This is the first time aviation biofuel is being delivered through the normal supply mechanism, thus reducing logistics