Passenger Terminal Today.com
The daily portal for the latest airport passenger terminal news and views
   Sort by: relevance most recent



NEWS >>

Lyon Airport opens new terminal to low cost carriers

The first passengers have traveled through Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport’s new terminal after it opened its doors to the first low cost carriers.

Terminal 1 Hall B is being built into the existing Terminal 1 and doubles the size of the airport. The new Terminal 1, which will be fully opened during the summer, will cover 70,000m² and increase the airport’s annual capacity to 14 million passengers. Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport handled 10 million passengers in 2016.

The low-cost carriers Air Arabia, EasyJet, Transavia and Pegasus have started operating from Hall B. Conventional airlines will operate from the new terminal from September.

A new entrance and walkway to the terminal is being built, as well as changes to the road links. Hall B will feature a 10,000m² shopping area, restaurant and relaxation area.

The expansion work also includes the destruction of the old check-in area in Terminal 3 to create a link to Terminal 1.

Written by Ben Sampson

April 13, 2017





SUPPLIER SPOTLIGHT

Click here for listings and information on leading suppliers covering all aspects of the passenger terminal industry. Want to see your company included? Email Damien de Roche.

View all suppliers >>

Passenger Terminal World >>

Read latest issueNEW DIGITAL EDITION:
Passenger Terminal World March 2017 is now online.

Read now.


More Information>>

Railway Terminal World >>

Read latest issueNEW DIGITAL EDITION: From the publishers of Passenger Terminal World, the only magazine dedicated to railway terminal and station design and technologies.


Read the free digital edition >>


TV >>

British Airways reveals £52m design plans for JFK airport's terminal 7

British Airways has revealed details of its £52m (US$65m) redesign of New York’s John F. Kennedy (JFK) international airport’s terminal 7.

Watch Now >>

Annual Showcase 2017 >>

Read latest issueNEW DIGITAL EDITION:

Passenger Terminal World Showcase 2017 is now online.

Read now.


More Information >>