The Tourism Authority of Thailand says the Thai government is “very concerned about the welfare and safety of all foreign nationals in the country” in the wake of anti-government demonstrations that, among other things, have closed Bangkok’s airport and “all … Continue reading
Lufthansa has announced that the services provided to passengers and airlines by Tallinn Airport are the most punctual in the world. The Estonian airport’s services were the best out of 960 airports around the world to where Lufthansa flies. Criteria … Continue reading
Here’s a Monday joke for you: How many Chinese airport workers does it take to push a 20-ton plane with 69 passengers and 7 crew? The answer: 30. If you’re not laughing yet, it’s because it’s not actually a joke, but … Continue reading
On September 19th, 2008 Skanska EMV handed over the renovated Tallinn Airport to the operating enterprise on Friday. The reconstruction cost EEK 615 million (EUR 39 million) and lasted for nearly two years. The terminal building was extended, a gallery … Continue reading
US Federal agents may take a traveler’s laptop computer or other electronic device to an off-site location for an unspecified period of time without any suspicion of wrongdoing, as part of border search policies the Department of Homeland Security recently disclosed.
Also, officials may share copies of the laptop’s contents with other agencies and private entities for language translationContinue reading
I am sure quite a few of you have seen the movie “The Terminal” – where Tom Hanks had get comfortable and survive at an airport terminal. But this scenario is not so far-fetched: recently it became news that a 48-year old German woman known as “Bettina” lived at the Palma de Mallorca airport with her 3 suitcases, a blanket, a pileContinue reading
Manchester Airport is trialling the new facial recognition scanners, which aim to improve security and reduce long queues at immigration checkpoints.
The device works by comparing a digital photo of a passenger inside their UK or European Union biometric passport with their face as they stand in front of a small camera. The system means passengers can avoid queues to