18 Oct 2017

Bigelow and ULA announce plans for lunar orbiting facility

Bigelow Aerospace and United Launch Alliance said Oct. 17 that they are cooperating on the development of a habitat orbiting the moon that they hope to build in a public-private partnership with NASA. The companies said they are working together on a concept for a “lunar depot” using an expandable

12 Oct 2017

PMIC to meet,take up MIAL’s bid for Navi Mumbai airport

The panel’s approval is necessary to recommend the bid to the state cabinet for its final nod In a bid to give a much needed push for the development of Rs 16,000 crore Navi Mumbai international airport, the project monitoring and implementation committee (PMIC) headed by the state chief secretary

18 Sep 2017

Dubai approves $354m drainage works around Expo 2020 site

Rain and groundwater drainage systems project will cover a total area of 400 sq km Dubai’s government is set to spend $354 million on the development of rain and groundwater drainage systems for the districts around the Al Maktoum International Airport, Expo 2020 and other nearby urban centres. According to

23 Aug 2017

43 firms eye bid for new Clark airport terminal

 Over 40 local and foreign companies have expressed interest in bidding for the construction of a new terminal building for the expansion of the Clark International Airport, a project two decades in the making, the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) said yesterday. BCDA is kicking off the multi-phase Clark

23 Aug 2017

Japan’s Sojitz to operate airport in Palau

Project to bring Japan Airport Terminal, local government on board Japanese trading house Sojitz will start operating an airport in the South Pacific island nation of Palau with Japan Airport Terminal, which manages Tokyo’s Haneda Airport, and the local government. Drawing on the public-private partnership method using private sector funds

17 Aug 2017

Denver secures $1.8 billion public-private partnership for airport

A redeye Denver city council session led to the approval of a $1.8 billion contract to transform Denver International Airport. The contract, approved just after 1:00 a.m. on Aug. 15, marks Denver’s first major public-private partnership for a city-owned building, the Denver Post reports. The plan, which primarily concerns the

11 Aug 2017

Public-private entities, investors must unite for best airport

There has been a recent flurry of activity by the commonwealth regarding the planned construction and operations for the proposed Western Sydney Airport. The federal budget committed up to $5.3 billion in equity over 10 years to the Western Sydney Airport Corporation. Stage 1 involves a single runway catering up

09 Aug 2017

Cuomo Avoids Subway Mess While Touting $4B LaGuardia Project

As the subway crisis continues, the governor made for Queens to tout work on a $4 billion terminal – again. With subway problems putting a major dent in his poll numbers, Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday turned his attention to LaGuardia Airport. It was the second time he’s been at

31 Jul 2017

Nagpur international airport: Five companies in final round of bidding

Essel Infraprojects, GMR, GVK, PNC Infratech and a consortium of Tata Realty and Tata Projects have qualified for the final stage of bidding for the construction of the second runway at Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport at Nagpur. Essel Infraprojects, GMR, GVK, PNC Infratech and a consortium of Tata Realty

JetBlue Opens Its New Terminal 5 at JFK Airport
26 Jul 2017

JetBlue Seeks Partners to Build New JFK Terminal

Investors and developers are being sought out by JetBlue Airways Corp. to assist in the construction of a new Terminal 6 at John F. Kennedy International Airport in Queens, New York. The project is also considering an expansion that would include a second facility. Exclusive rights are held by JetBlue