Step by step: getting to the airport sustainably – LAirA’s recommendations for active mobility in the news!

LAirA project encourages active mobility (walking, cycling, etc.) as an option to reduce CO2 emissions, relieve congestion and improve the citizens’ quality of life. In that sense, the project partners came up with some recommendations for developing efficient active mobility for airports. They were published in Thinking Cities magazine, available for the wider audience. 

Six ideas on how to promote jobs and increase attractiveness of airport areas

The DREAAM project is currently working on a set of best practices meant to support skill acquisition and development in airport areas. After working on the perception and promotion of jobs in airport areas in the previous project meetings, the focus of the latest meeting, hosted by Economic Development Agency Dahme-Spreewald, has been the transparency …

Governance in airport regions: Dialogue is paramount for building consensus

Collaboration between airport area stakeholders can play a positive role in promoting constructive dialogue, especially among stakeholders who might, at times, have different interests. During the ARC’s latest event, Governance of airport territories: a European overview, it was shown that open dialogue can foster a shared vision for the airport areas.

ARC joins EU project on training and employment in airport areas

  Local and regional public authorities, airports, employment and development agencies teamed up to exchange best practices on vocational education and training (VET) in airport areas. By focusing on regional branding, job attractivity, skills definition and mobility, the DREAAM (Development of Regional Employment and Airport Areas Manpower) project aims to facilitate the recruitment process for …

Aerial ropeways as alternative form of transport for airport access

Presentation of Henrik Rothe, Senior Lecturer in Air Transport Management at the Cranfield University in the UK, on the aerial ropeways as alternative form of transport for airport access. It is an extract from the proceedings compiled as a follow-up of the event on airport access in November 2017 organised by Global AirRail Alliance and …

What can local communities do to support air cargo?

This extract from “Air cargo in airport regions” presents what can local communities do to support air cargo. It covers the following topics: Location criteria for the air cargo industry as well as new trends around airports and what can be done.

Passenger experience through the air-rail interchange signage

Presentation of Liam Henderson on the passenger experience through the air-rail interchange signage. It is an extract from the proceedings compiled as a follow-up of the event on airport access in November 2017 organised by Global AirRail Alliance and Airport Regions Conference.