Airports of the World - July/Aug 2019

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Airports of the World’s comprehensive coverage of worldwide news, including: Gatwick reduces its noise footprint, Loganair takes off from London/Southend, UK airports ranked by delays, a new terminal for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, air freight decline continues and a royal seal of approval for British Airways.

Saarbrücken – Serving Three Countries
Located close to the French and Luxembourg borders, this southwest German regional airport has made its mark by becoming one of the first facilities in Europe to be remotely controlled.

Peril in the Peaks
For many adventurers attempting to scale Everest the risk begins the moment they board the aeroplane for Lukla, an adrenaline-pumping experience!

Snapshot – Zimbabwe
A selection of historic photographs from the Zimbabwean capital Harare, at a time when the country was still considered to be the Jewel of Africa.

Determined Desert Developments
Kuwait City has opened the first of two new terminals to serve the impressive traffic growth being witnessed at this Gulf gateway.

Advancing Adelaide
Still one of Australia’s most modern aviation hubs, Adelaide is continuing to expand to stay ahead of the curve in terms of passenger demands.

North American Airports Guide
There are more than 15,000 airfields across the United States and Canada – find out which ones made the Top 40 busiest by passenger numbers.

Football Frenzy
As English teams dominated the Europa and Champions League football finals, we look at some of the more unusual aircraft laid on for fans heading to these must-see matches.

Snapshot – New Zealand
A visit to the land of fire and ice captures some stunning images from the capital Auckland and from Queenstown in the dramatic mountainous region of the South Island.

Evolution not Revolution
Expansion and modernisation of Guatemala City's La Aurora hub continues to move forward but the Central American gateway remains a work in progress.

Basque Country Gateway
Passenger numbers and infrastructure have grown at Bilbao Airport as this riverside city has become firmly established on the tourist trail.

UK Visitors
A selection of the more interesting aircraft recently visiting UK airports.

Heathrow Uncertainty
The long drawn out saga of expansion at the nation’s only hub airport continues unabated as more controversy heads its way.