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 99 - January-February 2022

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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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Latest Articles

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Why Victorville is more than just an aircraft boneyard

Chris Sloan travels to California to learn why this quirky desert facility is far more than an aviation retirement home

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How do airport IATA codes work?

We all know what’s in a name, but codes attached to hubs and gateways worldwide can have more peculiar origins. Tom Batchelor demonstrates the method in IATA’s madness in the first of a fascinating new series

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COOL under pressure

Even airports not historically affected by heavy snowfall are rethinking their winter processes. Tom Batchelor looks at some of the measures European facilities are taking to remain operational year-round

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Embraer's E2 makes London City debut

The launch of scheduled services by the Brazilian Embraer E190-E2...

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Airports of the World Issue 99 - January-February 2022

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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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Gordon Smith

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Assistant Editor

Martin Needham

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Andy O'Neil and Lee Howson

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