Airports of the World

Airports of the World is a bi-monthly magazine providing the enthusiast with news and features on the global airport scene. Reporting on airports large and small around the world, it includes articles on both major city hubs and smaller regional airports to leisure and low cost airports. Topics covered include current operations, airline operators and future plans.

Today's Gateways to the World

Airports of the World is a bi-monthly magazine which provides an in-depth look at the layout, activities, aircraft, airlines and people at a wide selection of the world's airports.

Airports of the World is packed with:

  • Comprehensive up to the minute news
  • Features on airports from around the world
  • Real life stories from airport staff - behind the scenes
  • The history of airports
  • Best places to spot aircraft in and around the airport
  • Travel tips - places to visit in the vicinity
  • Interviews with key industry personnel
  • The latest technological innovations
  • The modern airport as a small town - shopping, relaxation, entertainment, eating and drinking
  • Future developments
  • Reviews of related products, books and DVDs

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Airports of the World Issue 98 - November-December 2021

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Airports of the World Issue 97 - September-October 2021

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Airports of the World Issue 96 - July-August 2021

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Latest Articles

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How Gatwick plans to use northern runway for expansion

Could using an existing runway at Gatwick help ease London’s air capacity problems? Gordon Smith visited the West Sussex site to find out more

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Inside SFO's new $2.4bn Harvey Milk Terminal 1

San Francisco International Airport’s Harvey Milk Terminal 1 has hit a new milestone with the launch of its latest phase as Kirstie Pickering reports

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Aeroporto Bolognese: How Bologna Airport is standing out

With culinary treats and eye-catching supercars, Bologna Airport knows how to stay memorable. Andreas Spaeth travelled to the Italian gateway to find out more

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Inside Milan Linate's redesigned terminal

Milan’s ‘downstairs’ airport, Linate, has undergone a major redevelopment befitting a city regarded as the world capital of style, says Matteo Legnani

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IN PICTURES: Stunning shots of visiting airliners at Southend in the 1970s

Regular contributor Ron Mak delves into his vast aviation archive to present a selection of stunning aircraft types he captured at England’s Southend Airport during the 1970s and 1980s

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The world's top 40 cargo airports in 2020

Thanks to our friends at Airports Council International, within this special additional insight, we reveal the busiest gateways for air freight in 2020...

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REVEALED: The world's top 40 airports

Welcome to the 2021 Top 40 World Airports Guide where we reveal the busiest global gateways in a year unlike any other.

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IN PICTURES: Airline traffic highlights from Lisbon

Lisbon is a major draw for tourists wishing to explore the beautiful Portuguese capital, as well as a stepping stone to the country’s stunning coastline. Consequently, there’s plenty of interesting airline traffic to savour...

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Inside Sea-Tac's renovated North Satellite

Making the most of pandemic-driven downtime, Sea-Tac focused its attention on renovating its North Satellite. Now open, ahead of schedule and under budget, it is full of clever innovation, explains Keri Allan

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Inside Manchester Airport's Terminal 2 extension

In the most radical shake-up of airport operations for decades, Manchester’s Terminal 2 extension is now open for business. Gordon Smith received an exclusive tour to discover more about the quirky new space

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Magazine Contacts 

Group Editor

Gordon Smith

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Assistant Editor

Martin Needham

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Designer

Andy O'Neil and Lee Howson

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Andrew Mason

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