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December 11,2017

Biarritz Airport takes the lead in passenger processing technology in France with Amadeus

By Amadeus
Biarritz Airport takes the lead in passenger processing technology in France with Amadeus

Imagine being check-in at the hotel or at your congress center before you leave for the airport. These are just some of the options now open to Biarritz Airport and its partners for improving the way they serve their passengers passing through the airport each year. This is all possible thanks to a new partnership between Amadeus and Biarritz Airport to implement Amadeus Airport Common Use Service (ACUS).  
 
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December 04,2017

New report explores how airports can harness digital transformation to create greater value for airlines and passengers

By Amadeus
      New report explores how airports can harness digital transformation to create greater value for airlines and passengers

Airports can do more to attract airlines. With global air travel projected to increase well into the future, airports are set to compete more intensely with each other for airline service. Airports can no longer afford to rely solely on financial incentives and reduced rates to attract and retain air service.
 
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November 20,2017

Velana Airport enhances its operations through partnership with Amadeus

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Velana Airport enhances its operations through partnership with Amadeus

Through the partnership with Velana Airport in the Maldives, Amadeus has recently deployed Amadeus Airport Operational Database (AODB), to host, manage, and disseminate complex flight-related information, as well as the Amadeus Airport Fixed Resource Management Solution (RMS) which allows the airport to determine the best resource allocation against its flight schedule.
 
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October 31,2017

Hong Kong International Airport reinvents check-in with new adaptable kiosks powered by Amadeus

By Amadeus
Hong Kong International Airport reinvents check-in with new adaptable kiosks powered by Amadeus

The next generation iCUSS check-in kiosks can be relocated to best fit the traveller journey making check-in easier and faster for travellers, and saving significant costs for the airport.
 
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September 19,2017

Amadeus and OACIS to launch world’s first 'pop up' check-in service

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Amadeus and OACIS to launch world’s first 'pop up' check-in service

OACIS has chosen Amadeus’ cloud-based technology to roll out the world’s first ‘pop up’ check-in service, which will allow passengers to check in their bags anywhere. Virgin Australia is the first airline to implement the new service. 
 
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September 01,2017

Amadeus Airport Solutions - LinkedIn page update

By Amadeus
Amadeus Airport Solutions - LinkedIn page update

In May 2015, Amadeus completed the acquisition of AirIT. Earlier this year the AirIT brand was retired and completed its brand transition to become Amadeus. As a result of this transition, the ‘Amadeus Airport IT Americas’ LinkedIn page (Previously AirIT) will now end all communication activity. As of November 1st 2017, all communication will be channeled through the Amadeus “Airport Solutions” showcase page. To continue receiving the latest airport, ground handling and Amadeus news from Amadeus, please follow our official showcase page by clicking the link below. 
 
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August 29,2017

Heydar Aliyev International Airport replaces its IT systems with Amadeus technology

By Amadeus
 Heydar Aliyev International Airport replaces its IT systems with Amadeus technology

The Baku-based airport implements a full suite of Amadeus solutions including Amadeus Common Use Service (ACUS), Baggage Reconciliation System (BRS), Airport Operational Database (AODB), Fixed Resource Management Solution (FRMS), and Flight Information Display System (FIDS).  
 
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June 08,2017

No more hassle paying for ancillary services at the airport

By Amadeus
No more hassle paying for ancillary services at the airport

Amadeus launches Amadeus Airport Pay, a wireless solution that enables check-in agents of multiple companies to process payments from the same payment device on multiple airlines and multiple banks in any airport, independently of the check-in infrastructure. Lufthansa Group will roll out the payment solution in over 170 airports worldwide starting in June 2017. 
 
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April 10,2017

AirIT becomes Amadeus

By Amadeus
AirIT becomes Amadeus

We are happy to share with you some exciting news about our Airport IT business. Two years has now passed since we acquired AirIT and it is now time we take a step forward to bring the brand officially under the Amadeus umbrella by going to market as the Airport IT division of Amadeus for the Americas.
 
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March 07,2017

Adelaide Airport and Amadeus partner to roll out Australasia’s first fully automated airport management system

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Adelaide Airport and Amadeus partner to roll out Australasia’s first fully automated airport management system

Adelaide Airport will replace its key operational IT systems with Amadeus’ cloud based technology, which will streamline the airport’s management of aircraft parking, boarding gates, check-in desks, customer information and other mission critical airport terminal services. By applying this technology Adelaide Airport will become a leader in airport operational data management in Australasia.
 
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