The £80 million Pier 5 redevelopment has seen gate areas extended, arriving and departing passenger flows separated, and the number of aircraft stands increased.
The new First Class Lounge will open at Abu Dhabi International Airport’s Terminal 3 in May 2016, becoming the airline’s fourth premium lounge at its home hub.
The project includes a new and expanded security screening area, a landside reconfiguration and the introduction of a new passenger lounge and retail hub.
Passengers flying from Portland will soon be able to catch a short movie in the airport’s new cinema, which is due to open in Spring 2016.
Quiet zones, family-friendly facilities and dedicated lounges for PRMs and unaccompanied minors will feature in the new satellite terminal.
The new domestic terminal, which will open on 22 November, “sets a new standard in customer experience”, according to Perth Airport’s CEO.
The “totally customer-driven” investment follows the recent completion of a project to improve the departure hall experience for passengers.
Melbourne Airport’s new T4 makes use of self-service check-in kiosks, automated bag drops and roaming check-in agents to streamline operations.
New York’s LaGuardia Airport will be completely rebuilt in a $4 billion redevelopment programme designed to improve operations and the passenger experience.
The new family area and kids zone features interactive games, television screens, a climbing area and social seating for families.