Airports of the World - Nov/Dec 2008

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All Change in Indianapolis
On November 12, the $1.1 billion Colonel H Weir Cook Terminal opens at Indianapolis International Airport.

Newquay - The 'New' Cornish Airport
After decades of commercial flights to Newquay, the Cornish town is to get a 'new' airport in December. The Editor outlines how and why.

Reviving a New York Landmark
JetBlue's new Terminal 5 opens this October, and in doing so gives one of aviation's most famous buildings, the Eero Saarinen TWA Flight Centre, a fresh lease of life. Luigi Vallero reports from New York/JFK.

Oslo Gardermoen - The First Ten Years
Luigi Vallero visits Norway's capital to review the main airport's first ten years and find out about its development plans.

LAX - Hollywood Gateway
Marco Finelli puts the US West Coast's number one gateway under the spotlight as cash-strapped airlines cut flights, threatening the finance needed for multi-million dollar airport improvements.

South Africa's World Cup Boom (inc travel spot)
Charles Tyler reports from Johannesburg and Cape Town on the works in progress to ensure that the country's airports will be in tip-top condition for the World Cup in 2010.

Airports 2009 CD Preview
Review of the latest version of Alan Lord's 'Airports' guide to the best photographic and spotting locations at facilities around the world. Includes the chance to pre-order your copy for just œ9.99.

Surf's Up at Ngurah Rai
Paul Howard looks at the way in which Bali's airport has overcome the three major crises which have hit the island in the past few years, and describes how it and customer airlines are recovering.

Building a Ukrainian Transit Hub (inc travel spot)
Martin Foley visits the expanding Kiev Boryspil International Airport.

Vienna Schwechat - Open for New Horizons
Levent Bergkotte writes from Vienna International Airport as it prepares to open a new terminal and cements its position as a gateway to Eastern Europe.

Salerno for Naples?
A new airport officially opened in Italy in August. Geoff Jones reports from Salerno Pontecagnano on the alternative route to Naples and the Amalfi coast.

Budapest Ferihegy - Hungary's Link to the World
Levent Bergkotte visits Budapest as the airport strives to modernise under new ownership.


Detailed news coverage from the global airport scene.

Airport Tech
Securing the Skies - Airports and the Fight Against Terrorism
Lucy Budd examines the complex world of airport security that has developed considerably in the past seven years in response to the terrorist threat.

Detroit's New Horizons
Lester W Robinson, CEO of the Wayne County Airport Authority, talks to Airports of the World about the current challenges facing Detroit Metropolitan Airport, and his predictions for its future.

UK Airport Visitors
Readers' gallery showing some of the more recent interesting aircraft to visit the UK's airports.

A selection of readers' comments on subjects covered in the magazine, plus your chance to win a selection of goodies in our caption competition.

A glossary of terms to provide explanations to a number of abbreviations and acronyms that regularly appear in the pages of Airports of the World.

Front Cover: Los Angeles International is undergoing a major revamp, despite troubled financial times. (Sam Chui)