Case studies

Disaster response
Preparing for the worst, hoping for the best

In the wake of a disaster such as an earthquake or flooding, airports in or...

Social development
A quarantine in the air

For people who have been infected with a contagious disease, travelling som...

Social development
Getting airports ready for disaster

Unfortunately, for many parts of the world, dealing with the effects of nat...

Economic
Supporting tourism in the Maldives

For many small island states, particularly those far from the mainland, tou...

Economic
The World Cup

International sports tournaments have the ability to bring the world togeth...

Social development
Airlink brings aid to Ebola-hit countries

The social benefits of aviation are perhaps best appreciated when it comes ...

Social development
Aviation’s vital role in hunting hurricanes and tr...

When Hurricane Gonzalo crashed into Bermuda on 17 October, 2014 it brought ...

Economic
Birmingham gains investment boost from new links t...

The UK’s West Midland’s economy has received a huge boost in recent years t...

Economic
Washington State: the ultimate aerospace cluster

They are called 'aerospace clusters' - where an aircraft manufacturer sets ...

Economic
Melbourne Airport: economic and aviation hub

Each international aircraft landing at Melbourne Airport in Australia contr...

Social development
Fighting fire from above

When in August 2014 the Swedish province of Västmanland, 140 kilometres nor...

Economic
Do you SRQ?

Despite being a major economic engine for the Sarasote and Manatee County c...