Country: Global / Non-Specific
Sector: Energy and Power
Topic: Asset Recycling
ACI members adopted a resolution (ACI Resolution 3/2018 on resilience and adaptation to climate change) in Brussels in June 2018 recognizing the potential impact of climate change on airport infrastructure and operations, and encouraging member airports to conduct risk assessments, develop mitigation measures and communication channels, and take climate resilience and adaptation into consideration for their master plans.
Most airport infrastructure was designed and constructed in the era when climate variation was not appreciated as it is today, and adaptive measures were not readily available. However, with more studies presenting financial and economic benefits from introducing preventive measures compared to reactive response post-impact, ACI recommends that airports consider:
Updated: June 30, 2023