FTE explores how Dubai Airports, LG Electronics, JD Power and AirIT expect technological developments and ‘Generation Y’ to define the future airport.
FTE took a tour of London Stansted Airport to find out how the £260 million transformation project is helping to improve the passenger experience.
United is working with OTG to install 10,000 power points and 6,000 iPads, which passengers can use to track their flight and make F&B and retail purchases.
Virgin Australia has introduced its first ‘Premium Exit’, which offers direct access to the departure pier from the lounge at Melbourne Airport.
To further its appeal among business travellers, Copenhagen Airport will open a new drop-in business centre later this year in Terminal 3.
The new premium lounge at Tokyo Haneda Airport includes a library, gallery, play room, local cuisine and Japanese design to reflect the destination.
As well as a wellness centre, oxygen bar and massage chairs, the SkyTeam Exclusive Lounge now includes yoga mats with a video tutorial.
The 10,000sqm lounge includes a business centre, family area, games room, prayer rooms, shower rooms and an infinity pool water feature.
The first ‘My Lounge’ includes a games room, study area and free Wi-Fi, and aims to attract leisure travellers and the “new generation of business travellers”.
In response to demand from travellers, Oslo Airport has introduced a new work zone where passengers can continue working while waiting for their flight.