The year 2016 set new records for Brussels South Charleroi Airport (BSCA) with five percent more passengers recorded travelling through compared to 2015.
To ensure the passenger experience remains positive as volumes increase, the airport has enlisted the expertise of software specialists Gentrack to implement BLIP Systems´ BlipTrack Kerb-to-Gate Solution.
A busy month of December 2016 helped take the total passenger numbers at Liverpool John Lennon Airport to over 4.8 million, for the reported year with an increase of 11 percent compared to 2015 and the highest levels for five years.
Lux Express has launched a new service between Tallinn and Riga aboard a Lux Express Special coach.
airBaltic achieved an increase of 10 percent in passenger growth in 2016, and is set to accelerate its growth with an upsurge of 16 percent of additional tickets or seats on sale during this year throughout its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East.
Finland's national carrier has announced additional flights scheduled for the winter season 2017 – 2018, including new destinations and extra frequencies.
From Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, the airline will offer new scheduled weekly flights to Puerto Vallarta in Mexico and Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic.
Two weekly routes will be served to Havana and Goa.
The flying frequency of New Delhi and Bangkok journeys will increase to six and 16 weekly flights, respectively.
The beginning of the winter season will also bring two extra schedules to Singapore, making it a daily destination, and to Hong Kong which will be operated 10 times weekly all year round.
Polish airline LOT is to begin a direct connection between Krakow and Chicago in July, with one weekly flight.
Abu Dhabi International Airport received close to 1.9 million passengers in November, 2016, representing a 4.4 percent increase in airport traffic compared with the same period in 2015.