Feb 16, 2018 09:07 AM (ET)
Passenger Fees Necessary for Airport Upgrades: Carey
Reno (Nev.) Gazette Journal - Feb 16, 2018 06:19 PM (ET)
For the past three years, Reno-Tahoe International Airport has received high scores on customer surveys for its passenger facilities.
Orlando Airport Gets New Flights to Alabama
Orlando (Fla.) Sentinel - Feb 16, 2018 06:17 PM (ET)
Orlando International Airport will get daily nonstop service from Huntsville International Airport starting May 23, Silver Airways announced this week.
Idaho Falls Airport to Halt Commercial Flights for a Week
East Idaho News (Idaho Falls, Idaho) - Feb 16, 2018 06:16 PM (ET)
The Idaho Falls Regional Airport (IDA) will temporarily close its commercial service Runway 2/20 for rehabilitation in September and encourages customers to plan their travel accordingly.
American Airlines to Continue Serving Waterloo Airport
The Courier (Waterloo, Iowa) - Feb 16, 2018 06:15 PM (ET)
American Airlines will continue to serve the Waterloo Regional Airport for at least two more years.
Tampa International Airport's Flight to the Future
Fox 13 (Tampa, Fla.) - Feb 16, 2018 06:14 PM (ET)
The history of Tampa International Airport has some twists and turns. The airport could have been where USF is today, or T.I.A. could have even been built in Pinellas County, in which case it wouldn't be T.I.A.
Schiphol Airport Renews Calls for Increased Flight Movement Cap
Dutch News (Netherlands) - Feb 16, 2018 06:13 PM (ET)
The Schiphol airport group on Friday repeated its now familiar call for new discussions over the 500,000 flight movements cap in place through 2020.
Expedited Security Screening Line Opens at Eugene Airport
Register-Guard (Eugene, Ore.) - Feb 16, 2018 06:12 PM (ET)
A third security screening lane has opened at the Eugene Airport to reduce the time it takes for airline passengers to pass through security when the airport is busy.
Silver Spring Airport Improvements Planned
Reno (Nev.) Gazette Journal - Feb 16, 2018 11:39 AM (ET)
Enhanced security and other improvements are scheduled for Silver Springs Airport.
Tallahassee International Airport Announces Direct Flight to D.C.
Tallahassee (Fla.) Democrat - Feb 16, 2018 11:38 AM (ET)
A non-stop flight from Tallahassee International Airport to Washington D.C. started Thursday.
United Airlines Tests New Boarding Process at Los Angeles International Airport
Los Angeles Times - Feb 16, 2018 11:38 AM (ET)
United Airlines, the third-largest carrier at Los Angeles International Airport, has started trying out a new way to board passengers that might cut back on confusion and frustration.
Syracuse Hancock Airport Expecting Heavy Traffic This Weekend
CNYCentral.com (Central New York) - Feb 16, 2018 11:37 AM (ET)
Officials at Syracuse International Airport are preparing for increased passenger volume as local schools break for mid-winter recess.
The Smiley Feedback Buttons at Airports Do Actually Work – and They Are Changing the Way We Travel
Telegraph (U.K.) - Feb 16, 2018 11:27 AM (ET)
Have you ever pressed one of those smiley face buttons in airports? In turn they translate your mood as: dark green - ‘Delighted’, green - ‘Happy’, pink - ‘Sad’ and red - ‘Don't even ask’.
Port Authority Board OKs Stewart Airport Name Change, $30M for International Arrivals Station
Daily Freeman (Kingston, N.Y.) - Feb 16, 2018 11:26 AM (ET)
The Port Authority board voted Thursday to change the name of Stewart International Airport to market it as a New York metropolitan-area facility, and it also approved spending $30 million for a new international arrivals inspection station at the airport.
Helena Airport Tackles Snow Removal
KXLH (Helena, Mont.) - Feb 16, 2018 11:25 AM (ET)
The Helena Regional Airport says that this winter has been particularly difficult year due to snow and ice. Yet despite the harsh weather the airport has remained operational at all hours.
Balfour Beatty Joint Venture Awarded £1.4bn Los Angeles Airport Contract
Telegraph (U.K.) - Feb 16, 2018 11:15 AM (ET)
A consortium including FTSE 250 construction firm Balfour Beatty has been awarded a $1.95bn (£1.4bn) contract to build a train network at Los Angeles International Airport.
Chippewa County Approves New Taxiways at Airport
Advocate Tribune (Granite Falls, Minn.) - Feb 16, 2018 11:14 AM (ET)
The Chippewa County Board of Commissioners met in regular session last Tuesday, Feb. 6. The board heard a report from Short Elliot Hendrickson, Inc. about proposed improvements to the taxiways at the Montevideo-Chippewa County Airport.
Port Authority to Settle on Airport Worker Pay Raises in Next Three Months
New York Daily News - Feb 16, 2018 11:13 AM (ET)
The Port Authority is set to settle airport worker pay raises in the next three months, its board chairman said Thursday.
New Salt Lake City International Airport Will Make Big Impact, Say Experts
Utah Business - Feb 16, 2018 11:09 AM (ET)
There’s a lot for tourists to be excited about in Utah: the Mighty 5, the 43 state parks, the world-class skiing. And while the state has lost the lucrative Outdoor Retailer convention, there’s a chance Utah might look to host the 2026 or 2030 Winter Olympics, or an NBA All-Star Game in 2022 or 2023. But another thing to be excited about? The new Salt Lake City International Airport, slated for completion in 2024.
Jet2 is Creating 75 Jobs at East Midlands Airport - and Here's What's Available So Far
Leicester Mercury (U.K.) - Feb 16, 2018 11:08 AM (ET)
One of East Midlands Airport’s biggest airlines hopes to recruit up to 75 new members of staff this summer to meet growing demand.
Mallon Resigns from Newport News Airport Board; Jay Joseph to Take His Place
Daily Press (Newport News, Va.) - Feb 16, 2018 09:25 AM (ET)
One of the six members of the Peninsula Airport Commission has stepped down from his seat after 16 years of service.
Southwest Airlines Adds Daily Non-Stop Service to St. Louis at Connecticut Airport
New Haven (Conn.) Register - Feb 16, 2018 09:24 AM (ET)
Having suffered a couple of setbacks this winter, Connecticut Airport Authority has gotten some good news: Southwest Airlines will add a daily, nonstop route from Bradley International Airport to St. Louis starting in August.
Second Runway Critical to Auckland Says Airport Boss as Profit Soars
New Zealand Herald (New Zealand) - Feb 16, 2018 09:23 AM (ET)
Auckland Airport chief Adrian Littlewood says a second runway is critical to the future of the company and to the city.
Architect on Butte's New Airport Terminal: 'We Tried to Make This Building Fun'
Montana Standard (Butte, Mont.) - Feb 16, 2018 09:22 AM (ET)
Butte’s new airport terminal was designed to capture the history and essence of the Mining City, and from the reactions of folks who took it in Thursday, it does that indeed. With class.
New Passenger Wing Opens at Ben-Gurion Airport as Air Travel Booms
Jerusalem Post (Israel) - Feb 16, 2018 09:21 AM (ET)
Ben-Gurion Airport opened the fourth passenger wing in its main terminal on Thursday, a sign that Israeli air travel continues to expand amid a growing economy and calmer security.
Scott Sheets Promoted to Top Job at Page Field General Aviation Airport in Fort Myers
News-Press (Fort Myers, Fla.) - Feb 16, 2018 09:19 AM (ET)
Scott C. Sheets is the new director of general aviation at Page Field (FMY) in Fort Myers.