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Changi Airports-led consortium acquires Vladivostok airport

Changi Airports-led consortium acquires Vladivostok airport

26 February 2015 Airline News

A consortium led by Changi Airports International has been announced as the winner of the tender to acquire shares in Vladivostok International Airport in Russia’s Far East. The consortium also includes Basic Element, one of Russia’s diversified industrial groups, and Russian Direct Investment Fund. Changi Airports International is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the world’s leading airport operator Changi Airport Group.

Changi Airport crosses 54-million passenger mark in 2014

Changi Airport crosses 54-million passenger mark in 2014

29 January 2015 Airline News

Singapore Changi Airport, recognised as the World’s Leading Airport by the World Travel Awards, managed 54.1 million passenger movements in 2014, the most in its 33-year history. This was a 0.7% increase compared to the whole of 2013. Cargo volumes were stable at 1.84 million tonnes while flight movements dipped 0.7% to 341,390 for the year.

SITA AirportConnect Open comes to Changi Airport

SITA AirportConnect Open comes to Changi Airport

11 May 2013 Airline News

Singapore’s Changi Airport has equipped more than 450 check-in counters and 111 boarding gates with SITA AirportConnect Open. Under the new system, airlines across three terminals at Changi Airport have migrated to this new platform, which supports both agent-assisted and self-service passenger processing.

Record passenger numbers at Changi Airport

Record passenger numbers at Changi Airport

25 April 2013 Airline News

Singapore Changi Airport achieved its highest passenger traffic ever for the month of March when it registered 4.61 million passenger movements in March 2013, an increase of 7.7 per cent over the same month last year. Holiday makers travelling over the Good Friday long weekend and the weekend prior contributed to the traffic growth.

Laird Technologies boosts wi-fi at Changi Airport

Laird Technologies boosts wi-fi at Changi Airport

4 April 2013 Airline News

Laird Technologies, a leading global technology company, has announced its advanced, first-to-market, high-speed wireless antenna system has been deployed at the Singapore Changi Airport, the 15th busiest airport in the world. Laird’s CMD69273 Dual Port MIMO antenna system provides better wireless coverage for mobile data connections, and increases speed for faster mobile downloads for the more than 50 million passengers who travel through the airport each year.

Surprising experiences at Changi Airport

Surprising experiences at Changi Airport

28 March 2013 Airline News

The unique Changi experience fills every passenger with joy, wonder and delight, thanks to its impeccable service, operational efficiencies and constant innovation. Transit travellers can look forward to a stress-free environment with much to see and do at each of the three terminals. With a wide array of facilities for relaxation, diverse entertainment choices, thematic gardens, complimentary internet access and free Singapore tours, the options are endless!

Singapore Changi Airport sees record visitors

Singapore Changi Airport sees record visitors

6 February 2013 Airline News

Singapore Changi Airport experienced its busiest month ever in December 2012 to cross the 50-million passenger movements mark for the first time in the airport’s 31-year history. Passenger traffic for the year totalled 51.2 million, increasing by ten per cent over the whole of 2011.

Changi completes S$500m Terminal 1 upgrade

Changi completes S$500m Terminal 1 upgrade

17 July 2012 Airline News

Upgrade works at Changi Terminal 1, the oldest terminal at the airport, have been completed at an estimated cost of S$500 million. The project has given the terminal a fresh, rejuvenated look as well as improving passenger flows in key areas.

Changi Airport rejuvenates popular Free Tour programme

Changi Airport rejuvenates popular Free Tour programme

25 June 2012 Airline News

Singapore Changi Airport has rejuvenated its popular Free Singapore Tour programme. Launched in partnership with Singapore Airlines, the new tour provides passengers transiting at Changi Airport an opportunity to enjoy some of Singapore’s iconic sights.

Changi Airport signs new deal with Narita International

Changi Airport signs new deal with Narita International

29 May 2012 Airline News

Changi Airport Group and Narita International Airport Corporation have signed a memorandum of understanding to intensify collaboration between the two major air transportation hubs. The agreement was signed by Lee Seow Hiang, chief executive of Changi Airport and Kosaburo Morinaka, president of Narita, at the 7th Airports Council International Asia Pacific Regional Assembly held in Singapore last week.