Opposition to the third runway essentially centres on concerns about increased emissions and air quality and the effect that construction will have on the habitat of the pink dolphin.Wednesday, 1 May, 2013, 3:46am 7 comments
Chek Lap Kok saw a record number of drug busts last year, the Customs and Excise Department said - and a new computer system at the airport is getting the credit. The data-analysis system helps pick out high-risk passengers for inspection. It foiled 204 drug-smuggling attempts, compared with 140 in 2011 and 161 in 2010.26 Feb 2013 - 4:40pm
Hundreds of New York-bound Cathay Pacific passengers were stranded for more than 18 hours at Chek Lap Kok airport on Sunday after engine problems with one of the airline's newest wide-body jets.
The 236 passengers and 28 cabin crew aboard the Boeing 777-300ER were ready for take-off when the CX840 flight to New York's JFK airport was grounded due to a faulty engine valve.19 Dec 2012 - 3:20am
A bus driver was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving causing grievous bodily harm yesterday after his double-decker slammed into a stationary shuttle bus near Chek Lap Kok airport, injuring 23 people.7 Dec 2012 - 8:52am 2 comments
Twenty-four people were injured, four seriously, after a bus collided with a coach near Hong Kong International Airport on Thursday morning.12 Aug 2013 - 2:41pm 6 comments
Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport is targeting mainland Chinese and Asian high-technology and pharmaceutical companies as it seeks to boost its appeal as a leading European airfreight hub.
This comes as Air China recently became the latest mainland carrier to inaugurate air cargo services between mainland China and Amsterdam with the launch of a five-times-a-week service on September 12.24 Sep 2012 - 8:45am
Housing strategy panel members named14 Sep 2012 - 3:00am
An interesting document from the Airport Authority crossed my desk the other day. It reveals a grubby little secret that third-runway boosters would love to keep dark.23 Aug 2012 - 7:21am
A beaming Lee Wai-sze, Hong Kong's only medallist at the London Olympic Games, arrives home with the rest of the team yesterday to be greeted by Secretary for Home Affairs Tsang Tak-sing (right) and more than 100 flag-waving schoolchildren at Chek Lap Kok airport. Lee won a bronze in the women's keirin track cycling, the city's third ever medal. Photo: Sam Tsang15 Aug 2012 - 11:06am
The Scottish rock band in concert. Aug 4, 8pm, AsiaWorld Expo, HK International Airport, Lantau Island, HK$580, HK$780 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2877 826015 Aug 2012 - 11:01pm
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A lack of space and a shortage of potential future leaders will hinder the city's exhibition industry, the new head of the Convention and Exhibition Centre says.15 Aug 2012 - 10:54pm
You might think that landing and parking fees drive earnings at Hong Kong's busy airport, but a visit to the Foster + Partners-designed complex reveals the real money-spinners: 300 retail shops spread over the airport's two terminals.30 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Hong Kong Airlines was still struggling to clear a backlog of passengers at Chek Lap Kok airport yesterday following last week's flight disruption because of storms.30 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Why close Airport Express?
Like many people, my travel arrangements were significantly affected by Severe Typhoon Vicente on Tuesday.28 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Operations, engineering and projects Airport Authority Hong Kong
In view of the massive developments taking place at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA), jobseekers interested in working in the aviation industry - and for a world-class institution - have many opportunities to join.28 Jul 2012 - 12:00am