June 2014

Monthly Archives

  • Babel and Embark – fully operational at new LHR Terminal 2

    Heathrow Terminal 2 officially opened its doors to passengers on June 4th 2014. The “Queen’s Terminal”  arises from the site of the original Terminal 2 and the new building will be the home for all of the Star Alliance carriers operating from LHR. The £2.5bn (US$4.1bn) terminal is the latest phase of a £11bn (US$18.4bn) […]

  • Backup DCS – Planning for disaster

    What would you do in the event of a Departure Control System (DCS) failure? And how much would it cost you? For larger airports, a manual approach simply won’t work. What’s needed is a coherent disaster recovery strategy to keep things moving.   Technology has a major role to play in the future of air […]