Geneva Airport - Archive (news)

2019
04
July
2019
| 11:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Genève Aéroport has submitted a dossier to FOCA for the implementation of measures, with the aim of stabilising, and then reducing, noise pollution.    ...
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27
June
2019
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Genève Aéroport is delighted to host the next Airport Council International (ACI) general meeting from the 16 to 18 June 2020. At the 2019 meeting in Cyprus, a historic agreement was signed by 194 airports to meet the goal of Net Zero Carbon emission...
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11
June
2019
| 11:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Transporting passengers to their destinations, on time and in complete safety: this is the main mission of Genève Aéroport.  ...
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04
June
2019
| 17:23 Europe/Amsterdam
Building on the success of its first 2017 bond issue Genève Aéroport launches a new ten-year CHF 100 million bond issue with a coupon of 0.310%. The maturity date will be 27 June 2029. See details ...
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22
May
2019
| 17:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Following the publication of the summary examination of the tendering procedure for the Genève Aéroport security services issued on 16 May by the Court of Auditors and the preventive detention of the Head of Security by the Public Prosecutor’s Office...
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16
May
2019
| 18:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Board of Directors of the Genève Aéroport took note of the summary examination of the tendering procedure regarding Genève Aéroport’s security services, issued this morning by the Court of Auditors. Genève Aéroport considers itself wronged in thi...
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15
May
2019
| 18:23 Europe/Amsterdam
Genève Aéroport confirms that a seizure of documents took place on Wednesday, 15 May, in some offices of the Airport, carried out by the Public Prosecutor’s Office of the Republic and Canton of Geneva, due to two criminal proceedings for suspicions o...
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29
March
2019
| 17:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Genève Aéroport has sent a request to the Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA) to allow calibration flights of ILS facilities (Instrument Landing System) outside the regular hours of operation. FOCA has accepted this request and several flights wi...
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27
March
2019
| 16:04 Europe/Amsterdam
  Genève Aéroport ended the 2018 financial year with a net profit of CHF 85.1 million, a 7.9% increase compared to 2017 (CHF 78.9 million). Turnover amounted to CHF 490.2 million, a 5.1% increase compared to 2017. Investments reached a historical ...
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26
March
2019
| 16:29 Europe/Amsterdam
From 31 March 2019 on, Genève Aéroport will publish on its new website the summer servicing with some novelties, including Kenya, Croatia and Poland. Forty-nine airlines will connect Geneva to 120 destinations. More details ...
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21
February
2019
| 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Genève Aéroport published on 19 February its entirely redesigned and more user-friendly website. This is part of the airport’s reflection on the digitalisation of its services and adds to other digital channels. More details ...
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2018
24
August
2018
| 16:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Genève Aéroport is getting closer to its passengers by introducing a system of intelligent answers via the Facebook Messenger application. This new feature is intended for connected audiences and facilitates the transmission of information regarding ...
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06
July
2018
| 12:19 Europe/Amsterdam
During this family vacations period, Genève Aéroport inaugurates a play area for young travellers. Dedicated to children aged 3 to 12, this area will keep them happily busy after the security check. ...
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08
June
2018
| 11:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Genève Aéroport and Ethiopian Airlines inaugurated today a long haul line to Addis Ababa by last generation Boeing 787-8 Dreamliners. Geneva is now connected to the Ethiopian capital three times a week, creating a link between International Geneva an...
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04
June
2018
| 11:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Finding the right balance between ecological, economic and social requirements is the challenge of sustainable development. And that’s exactly the meaning that Genève Aéroport intends to give to its development.. ...
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15
May
2018
| 17:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Adopted on 10 December 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights celebrates its 70th anniversary. As a player of international Geneva, Genève Aéroport participates in this Jubilee and joins the global campaign launched by the United Nations Hig...
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15
May
2018
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Genève Aéroport is working in close collaboration with the Geneva Cantonal Police to minimise the impact on travellers on June 21st. ...
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20
March
2018
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
In addition to intense strategic discussions with the Canton and the Confederation, Genève Aéroport closes the 2017 financial year with a turnover of CHF 466.4 million, which generated a net profit of 78.9 million. Investment in the renovation of inf...
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01
March
2018
| 12:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Due to heavy snowfalls after a wave of cold that lasted several days, Genève Aéroport was closed throughout the morning. Significant resources have been mobilised to restore traffic. ...
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20
February
2018
| 12:37 Europe/Amsterdam
Last Saturday, Genève Aéroport saw a record attendance, welcoming 76,036 passengers. Thanks to recent investments amounting to 27 million, waiting time at the security checkpoints have been significantly reduced. They did not exceed 20 minutes on ave...
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26
January
2018
| 12:30 Europe/Amsterdam
With the ACA 3+ accreditation issued by the Airports Council International (ACI), Genève Aéroport shows its level of exemplarity in offsetting its CO2 emissions. This accreditation represents another evidence of its commitment to our environment and ...
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17
January
2018
| 12:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Passenger traffic rose to 4.95% in 2017, while the number of movements has stabilised, even more significantly than in 2016. Freight activity saw a very significant 18.7% development compared with 6.5% in 2016. In 2017, Genève Aéroport welcomed ap...
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11
January
2018
| 15:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Genève Aéroport is proud to announce the launch of a new long-haul connection to Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital. These flights will be operated by the Ethiopian Airlines from 3 June 2018, three rotations per week. This is the first regular destin...
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08
January
2018
| 09:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Terminal 1 is expanded and adapted to expedite the security checks and reduce wait times. At Genève Aéroport, pushing the walls is not a figment of the imagination. With the extension of Terminal 1 at the departures level, the creation of new securit...
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2017
21
December
2017
| 16:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Since 15 December 2017, passengers of Genève Aéroport can locate the different places inside the airport, in relation to where they are, thanks to Apple’s native “Maps” application. Genève Aéroport is the first place in Switzerland to be equipped wit...
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05
December
2017
| 16:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Strongly involved in the economic development of the region, Genève Aéroport participated in the Digital Day on 21 November 2017. Innovation is indeed a strong and overarching axis of corporate strategy and a great opportunity for its development.  T...
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19
October
2017
| 17:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Genève Aéroport (GA) and the Services Industriels de Genève (SIG) are committed to the environment and to sustainable development and wish to produce solar energy together. The airport has the surfaces and SIG has solid experience in the photovoltaic...
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14
September
2017
| 11:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Neste and Genève Aéroport are pioneering together to make flying more sustainable by starting to decarbonize aviation towards fossil neutral growth. Genève Aéroport is planning the introduction of renewable jet fuel for aircraft operations from Genev...
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31
August
2017
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Genève Aéroport launched Wednesday, 30 August 2017 a CHF 175 million bond with a 0.400% coupon and 10-year term (maturity on 20 September 2027).  For the first time in its history, Genève Aéroport has decided to finance itself on the capital marke...
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2016
30
May
2016
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Espace Entreprise is a training place dedicated to commercial professional practice learning. The apprentices, students of the business schools of Geneva, carry out traineeships here in similar conditions to those of a company. More than 300 c...
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