NEWSLETTER

View from the top

Regional director, Patti Chau, reflects on the importance of supportive regulation for aviation and one of the busiest ever years for ACI Asia-Pacific and industry events.

The shape of things to come

Vietnam’s planned new Long Thanh International Airport promises to be one of the most modern, innovative and exciting gateways in Asia-Pacific, writes Heerim’s Byungkoo Lee.

ASIA-PACIFIC REGIONAL NEWS

A snapshot of some of the biggest stories from across the region.

Solar panels installed on the roof of Hong Kong's SuperTerminal 1

Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Ltd (Hactl) – Hong Kong International Airport's largest independent cargo handler – has taken the next step in its 'Green Terminal' project, with the installation of 1,300sqm of solar panels on the roof of its SuperTerminal 1.

Building for the future

With a new runway, terminal, SKYCITY and other airport city projects being developed on the airport site, these are busy and exciting times for Hong Kong International Airport, writes Joe Bates.

Korean Air to host AAPA Assembly of Presidents in Jeju

Korean Air will host the 62ndAssociation of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) Assembly of Presidents in Jeju, Korea next week.

Bahrain International Airport upgrades its Instrument Landing System

The Instrument Landing System (ILS) at Bahrain International Airport has been upgraded to ensure that the Kingdom’s air navigation system meets ICAO's standards and requirements.

Singapore's CAI signs MoU with Hunan Airport Management Group

Changi Airports International (CAI) is to act as a consultant for China's Hunan Airport Management Group after signing a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to co-operate on a number of different projects.

Global sustainability recognition for Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport continues to be recognised globally as a sustainable business, with its inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), announced yesterday, for the eighth consecutive year.

Brisbane Airport to add new route to Samoa

Brisbane Airport (BNE) and Samoa Airways have signed a partnership agreement signalling the commencement of direct services between Brisbane and Samoa.