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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Exotic escapades

Yangon International Airport serves as the main gateway to its namesake city and the country of Myanmar (formerly Burma). Jim Parsons ventured to the busy Southeast Asia airport in December 2019 to snap some exotic airlines

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Stunning photos of airliners at Le Bourget in the 1970s

While Le Bourget Airport is known today for its business jet operations and location of the long-standing biennial Paris Air Show, this more than 100-year-old French capital gateway has a rich history of commercial airline operations too. Ron Mak highlights some of the aircraft from 1970 to 1980

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Berlin Brandenburg Airport's big ambitions revealed

Berlin Brandenburg Airport may once have been best known for its much-delayed opening, but it has weathered an exceptionally tricky first year and has big ambitions, as chief operating officer Patrick Muller tells Tara Craig

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The fascinating ways airports are getting greener

Sustainability is back on the agenda and many airport operators have been analysing their environmental impact. Here are some of the eco stories from across Europe that you might have missed over recent weeks...

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Bern-Belp: Inside Swiss capital's forgotten airport

Bern-Belp Airport serves the capital of Switzerland, yet contrary to its status, the gateway has had to fight hard to maintain its existence, even before the onset of COVID-19, as Andreas Spaeth discovers

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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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Gordon Smith

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Martin Needham

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Andy O'Neil and Lee Howson

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