[Thailand] THAI, Royal Thai Navy, and Eastern Economic Corridor Office Sign MOU Allowing THAI to Operate at U-Tapao International Airport in the Eastern Special Development Zone

Today (8 August 2018), Admiral Naris Pratumsuwan, Commander-in-Chief, Royal Thai Navy, Mr. Chokchai Panyayong, Deputy Secretary-General, Eastern Economic Corridor Office (EECO), and Mrs. Usanee Sangsingkeo, Acting President, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), together signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that grants THAI the rights to operate at U-Tapao International Airport in the Eastern…

Biometric technologies expected to generate over US$1 billion in revenue

The age of seamless international travel has arrived; integrated, frictionless passenger facilitation is the next wave of biometric automation for expedited travel. Acuity Market Intelligence has released data from its latest research report “The Airport Automated Biometric Facilitation Report: Form Curb to Gate” that reveals the global market for Airport Automated Biometric Facilitation will generate US$1.3…

[Indonesia] AP II to Start Construction of New Soekarno-Hatta Airport in 2020

Airport operator Angkasa Pura II plans to build a new airport in Tangerang, Banten, to accommodate increasing passenger numbers. (Antara Photo/Ahmad Subaidi) Jakarta. State-owned airport operator Angkasa Pura II plans to build a new airport in Tangerang, Banten, to accommodate increasing passenger numbers. The new facility, dubbed Soekarno-Hatta International Airport II, will be built in one…