RESEARCH. In 2017, Frost & Sullivan kicked off its “Digital Transformation in Aviation” research initiative, running a series of global airline and airport surveys, aiming to understand the current state and future digital vision of operators. This article presents an overview of the key topics covered in the discussions with airport end-users, complemented by Frost & Sullivan’s own insights from published research reports on airport IT systems and airport landside/airside services.
VIDEO INTERVIEW. Airside digitalization intensifies globally as the aviation industry is undergoing a lot of change. We interviewed Andrew Thorndyke, Vice President – Business Development at Frost & Sullivan about the recent study titled Digital Transformation Of Airport Airside Operations. Watch the video interview where he offers valuable insights on what areas and technologies global airports are investing in and about airport´s digital readiness. Continue reading
WHITE PAPER. Airports and airlines generate more data than ever before. However, the aviation industry only leverages a minor part of this information to develop meaningful business insights and data-based services. The ADB SAFEGATE-Frost & Sullivan global study reveals that capacity-constrained airports are investing in digitization to optimize processes and support traffic growth, and measuring outcomes through key performance indicators like on-time performance and inbound/outbound traffic efficiency, among others. Continue reading