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Government Funding Debate Goes Down to Wire
Feb 08, 2018 06:52 PM (ET)
Spirit Airlines Reports Improved Profit in 2017
Feb 08, 2018 10:45 AM (ET)
Delta to Add Austin-Cincinnati Service
Feb 08, 2018 10:44 AM (ET)
New Digicast Program: Part 139 Requirements for Self-Inspection
Feb 08, 2018 10:25 AM (ET)
AAAE Delivers Service, Innovation, Results for Its Members
Feb 08, 2018 10:25 AM (ET)

How Closely Do Airport Simulation Games Reflect the Industry?
Airport Technology - Feb 08, 2018 05:14 PM (ET)
Two recently released video games allow players to manage their own virtual airport. The creators of Airport CEO and SimAirport explain the challenges involved with accurately reflecting the aviation industry in an interactive simulation, while making it an enjoyable gaming experience.

City Appoints Embry-Riddle's Sobotta to Prescott Airport Director Position
Daily Courier (Prescott, Ariz.) - Feb 08, 2018 05:13 PM (ET)
Prescott’s airport-director position, which has been vacant since August 2017, is being filled by a long-time professor and department chair at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU).

Billion Dollar Expansion at Tampa International Airport Coming Into Focus
Bradenton (Fla.) Herald - Feb 08, 2018 05:12 PM (ET)
Tampa International Airport held a ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony on Wednesday for its new SkyConnect people-mover system and rental car center, which open to the public next week.

K-9 Presence Increased at Orlando Airport
Fox 35 (Orlando, Fla.) - Feb 08, 2018 05:11 PM (ET)
Millions of people are screened at Orlando International every year, and not just by humans, K-9s have joined the workforce.

Frontier Is Flying High Amid Passenger Boom at Buffalo Airport
Buffalo (N.Y.) News - Feb 08, 2018 05:11 PM (ET)
Managers at Buffalo Niagara International Airport don’t need official statistics to recognize the success of Frontier Airlines since its arrival in December.

City Leaders Optimistic After Glendale Municipal Airport's Turbulent Decade
Arizona Republic (Phoenix) - Feb 08, 2018 05:08 PM (ET)
Glendale Municipal Airport was flying high when the city's sports and entertainment district opened more than a decade ago and leaders envisioned its higher profile attracting corporate jets and business. Then came the crash.

San Antonio Airport Gets Nonstop Frontier Airlines Route to North Carolina's Research Triangle
mySA (San Antonio) - Feb 08, 2018 05:07 PM (ET)
Frontier Airlines will launch a nonstop route from the San Antonio International Airport to North Carolina in April — beefing up the low-cost airline’s presence at the airport as well as the city’s access to vibrant technology and biotech companies in the Research Triangle.

KC City Council to Vote on Revised Plan for Single Terminal Airport
Fox 4 (Kansas City) - Feb 08, 2018 05:07 PM (ET)
The future of a new single terminal airport at KCI hinges on a few votes Thursday afternoon.

National Search on to Replace Airport Director
New Hampshire Union Leader (Manchester, N.H.) - Feb 08, 2018 04:59 PM (ET)
Tom Malafronte, deputy director for Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, has been appointed acting Airport Director by Manchester Mayor Joyce Craig, effective March 1.

Passenger Numbers Soar at Warsaw Airport
Radio Poland (Poland) - Feb 08, 2018 03:08 PM (ET)
Officials said the findings came in a report by the Airports Council International (ACI), which represents the interests of airports with governments and international organisations.

Frontier Airlines Announces 14 New Nonstop Flights from ABIA
KXAN (Austin, Texas) - Feb 08, 2018 12:14 PM (ET)
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport will have more options for travelers when it comes to nonstop flights soon.

Airport Agents to Get Training After Native Church's Lawsuit
AP - Feb 08, 2018 11:07 AM (ET)
A wooden box carried an eagle feather and bone whistle, a gourd rattle and a feather fan — items that carry spiritual energy and are used in Native American religious ceremonies.

Federal Officers, Local Police Investigating Marijuana Trafficking Through Sea-Tac Airport
KIRO (Seattle) - Feb 08, 2018 11:03 AM (ET)
It is legal to have fewer than 40 grams of marijuana in your checked bag or carry-on when you arrive at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

Three Stops For Your Dallas Airport Art Walks
D Magazine (Dallas) - Feb 08, 2018 10:41 AM (ET)
If you’ve ever gotten lost in the tile circles above St. Jude Chapel on Main while in a street-facing seat at Americano, or wondered who signed off on those 49 bronze cows who came to mark South Griffin Street at Young Street, D writers and designers mapped out the interactive public art guide for you with all the essential backstories.

Number of Airport Passengers Has Sharply Increased
Slovak Spectator (Slovakia) - Feb 08, 2018 10:39 AM (ET)
The number of passengers at airports around Europe went up – with the Bratislava airport marking a double-digit growth.

JetBlue Contract Workers at Logan Airport Go on Picket Line
Boston Globe - Feb 08, 2018 10:37 AM (ET)
Undeterred by snowfall that turned into a cold drizzle, airport workers picketed outside the JetBlue terminal at Logan Airport late Wednesday afternoon, vowing to persist in their effort to join a union.

Parking Provider Near Orlando Airport Accused of Illegal Wetlands Destruction
Orlando (Fla.) Sentinel - Feb 08, 2018 10:36 AM (ET)
As Park, Bark and Fly was being fined $200,000 last year by the state for wetlands violations, the parking provider near Orlando’s airport was destroying more wetlands illegally, according to Orange County investigators.

Boeing Firms 737 MAX 10 Design
Air Transport World - Feb 08, 2018 10:32 AM (ET)
Boeing has firmed configuration of the 230-seat stretch of the 737 MAX family of narrowbodies, the MAX 10, which was launched at the Paris Air Show in June.

ATR Downplays Re-Engining Option
Air Transport World - Feb 08, 2018 10:31 AM (ET)
ATR is focused on continuous improvements of its ATR42/72 turboprops rather than on more expensive options such as re-engining and stretches.

Two More MRJs to Join Flight-Test Program
Air Transport World - Feb 08, 2018 10:31 AM (ET)
Risk areas such as weight extremes, center-of-gravity positions, buffet boundaries and stall performance have all been addressed through the ongoing Mitsubishi Aircraft MRJ flight-test program.

Airbus Integration 'Top Priority' for Bombardier
Air Transport World - Feb 08, 2018 10:30 AM (ET)
Bombardier and Airbus could have a final assembly line in the US up and running within a year of a go-ahead, but it remains undecided whether the CSeries jets ordered by Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines will be produced there, or in Canada, a senior Bombardier executive said.

No Formal Boeing Proposal Yet for Embraer Combination
Air Transport World - Feb 08, 2018 10:29 AM (ET)
Embraer has not yet received a proposal from Boeing for a possible combination of the manufacturers, Embraer Commercial Aviation president and CEO John Slattery said.

China Southern, Triumph Agree to Nacelle MRO JV
Air Transport World - Feb 08, 2018 10:29 AM (ET)
Triumph Aviation Services forged an agreement with China Southern Airlines that has short- and long-term implications for the airline’s nacelle maintenance—and could provide Triumph with a potential footprint in China.

Lufthansa Inks Long-Term Agreement with Verdi Trade Union
Air Transport World - Feb 08, 2018 10:28 AM (ET)
Lufthansa and Verdi trade union have concluded new long-term collective labor agreements for the approximately 28,000 ground employees of Lufthansa, Lufthansa Cargo, Lufthansa Technik and LSG Sky Chefs in Germany, the largest group of employees within Lufthansa.

IATA, CAAS to partner on Aviation Safety Predictive Analytics Center
Air Transport World - Feb 08, 2018 10:27 AM (ET)
IATA will partner with the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) to establish a Global Safety Predictive Analytics Research Center (SPARC) in Singapore, according to an agreement signed by the two parties Feb. 7.

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