Tag: AENA

WFS and Aena launch trial of Automated Guided Vehicles for cargo transportation at Barcelona Airport

A proof-of-concept trial for autonomous vehicles to move cargo between the warehouse and apron has commenced at Josep Tarradellas Barcelona - El Prat Airport as part of an innovation project between partners, Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) and Aena, the main airport operator, with 46 airports and 2...

Iberia Airport Services submits its best offers to AENA for the new handling licences at 41 airports.

In 37 airports it is bidding individually and in another four it will do so in a Joint Venture or UTE, in order to maximise its chances of winning all the tenders. – At each airport it will present a customised bid, which has been constructed with a focus on sustainability, innovation and c...

Smiths Detection’s wins largest ever order for hold baggage security scanners with Aena

Smiths Detection’s long-term Spanish distributor, TECOSA, has won a contract with Spanish airport operator Aena worth over £128 million – representing Smiths Detection’s largest ever single order for hold baggage security scanners. The ECAC Standard 3 approved explosives detection systems...

EIB provides Spanish airport operator Aena with €86m to improve efficiency

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Spanish airport operator Aena will be working together to improve the environmental impact of Spanish airports. Under the finance contract signed by EU bank Vice-President Emma Navarro and Aena Executive Director Maurici Lucena today in Madrid, the EIB ...

First fully electric airport bus starts operating in Spain

The first fully electric passenger bus hit the ramp in Spain at Seville Airport on 9 April - part of an eco-collaboration between ground handler Aviapartner, its equipment lessor, Air Rail, airport authority AENA and Chinese bus manufacturer Yutong. The bus was unveiled by Aviapartner's chief execu...

Canard Drones inspect PAPI systems at Huesca-Pirineos Airport

Canard Drones has successfully performed the inspection of Precision Approach Path Indicator (PAPI) systems at Huesca-Pirineos Airport in Spain, operated by AENA. This inspection was the fourth carried out for AENA as part of the ongoing contract, signed in August 2017, for the verification and c...

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