Universal Hydrogen completes first full demonstration of Oshkosh AeroTech's AmpCart H2

Universal Hydrogen completes first full demonstration of Oshkosh AeroTech’s AmpCart H2

Hydrogen fuel services provider Universal Hydrogen has announced the first operational demonstration of the AmpCart H2 developed in collaboration with Oshkosh AeroTech - formerly JBT AeroTech. On track for operational deployment by the end of 2024, the demonstration unit of the future Oshkosh Aer...
US government announces $245mn in funding to modernise airports in 37 states

US government announces $245mn in funding to modernise airports in 37 states

Airports across 37 US states will benefit from more than $245mn in funding from the US government to modernise infrastructure, improve runway safety and create jobs. Yesterday evening (GMT), it was announced that the government will award the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) the funding, whi...
Airport kiosk market to grow to $5.11bn by 2032, says report

Airport kiosk market to grow to $5.11bn by 2032, says report

The airport kiosk market is projected to grow globally to $5.11bn by 2032, according to a new report by Allied Market Research. The report estimated that the market generated $2.15bn in 2022 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 9.4 per cent from 2023 to 2032 - rea...

East Midlands Airport announces £120mn infrastructure investment

East Midlands Airport announces £120mn infrastructure investment

The UK's East Midlands Airport (EMA) has announced a new investment programme to "improve all aspects of the passenger experience". £120mn has been earmarked for the infrastructure project set to take place over the next five years. The airport's four million annual passengers are set to feel...

Airport automation market to grow to $7.7bn by 2028

A new report by research company MarketsandMarkets projects the airport automation market to grow from US$5.8bn in 2023 to $7.7bn by 2028. The forecast would mean a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 5.8 per cent from 2023 to 2028. The research projects that, during the forecast period, the...

SAF industry needs to upscale 1,600 times to meet net zero targets

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