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Senate Committee Approves UAS Bill
Jun 13, 2018 02:22 PM (ET)
Bheodari Named Atlanta International's Interim GM
Jun 13, 2018 09:47 AM (ET)
Hudson Group Opens Its Largest Airport Store
Jun 13, 2018 09:46 AM (ET)
Digicast Offers Program on Charlotte Douglas Airport Hangar Fire
Jun 13, 2018 09:37 AM (ET)
AAAE Delivers Service, Innovation, Results for Its Members
Jun 13, 2018 09:36 AM (ET)

Airport Mulls North Gate Reconstruction Ideas
JuneauEmpire.com (Juneau, Alaska) - Jun 13, 2018 05:01 PM (ET)
The Juneau International Airport North Gate reconstruction has two options for the future. Now it is time to decide which direction the airport will go.

TVC Working with Uber, Lyft to Provide Rides at Airport
UpNorthLive.com (Traverse City, Mich.) - Jun 13, 2018 04:08 PM (ET)
Since their launch in Grand Traverse County last year, ride sharing companies Uber and Lyft have not been allowed to provide rides at Cherry Capital Airport.

Westmoreland Airport Board Seeks FAA Grant for Passenger Bridge
TribLIVE.com (Pittsburgh) - Jun 13, 2018 03:53 PM (ET)
The Westmoreland County Airport Authority is seeking federal grants to help cover $1.9 million in proposed improvement projects.

Dublin Airport Could Lose 3 Million Passengers, Incoming Chairman Warns
Irish Times (Ireland) - Jun 13, 2018 03:46 PM (ET)
Dublin Airport could lose up to three million passengers if the planning conditions attached to its new third runway plan are not reversed, the incoming chairman of DAA, the airport’s owner, has warned.

New Airport Lounges From Across the Globe For Summer 2018
Forbes - Jun 13, 2018 03:42 PM (ET)
If there’s anything that makes the airport experience worthwhile, it’s the airport lounge. A sophisticated respite from the everyday hubbub of long lines, overpriced fast food, and disgruntled passengers, airport lounges bring an added element of luxury to any trip.

LAX Airport Police Officers Use Narcan to Save Man's Life from Opioid Overdose
Los Angeles Daily News - Jun 13, 2018 02:20 PM (ET)
A pair of Los Angeles Airport police officers used Narcan nasal spray to save a man’s life early Tuesday morning, June 12, officials said.

Bengaluru Airport Opens Crew-Only Terminal
Economic Times (India) - Jun 13, 2018 11:00 AM (ET)
Bangalore International Airport (BIAL) has introduced a crew-only terminal dedicated for airline staff. Located in close proximity to the Airline offices, the crew terminal seeks to decongest the main terminal as well as provide crew easy access in and out of the Airport.

RDU Wants You to Try Its New Online Parking System and Share Your Thoughts
News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.) - Jun 13, 2018 10:57 AM (ET)
Raleigh-Durham International Airport is asking the public to help test its new and long-awaited system that lets people book and pay for parking at the airport online.

Ryanair to Launch Operations at UK's Southend Airport
Financial Times (U.K.) - Jun 13, 2018 10:55 AM (ET)
Ryanair has announced that it is opening a new London base at Southend airport, but warned it was not a “vote of confidence” in post-Brexit UK aviation.

New Istanbul Airport to Be Turkey's Crown Jewel
Anadolu Agency (Turkey) - Jun 13, 2018 10:55 AM (ET)
With only a few months left until the grand opening, Istanbul’s new colossal airport is expected to cater 90 million passengers per year and increase at least to 150 million passengers by 2023.

Airport Authority Recommends Switching Airlines in Johnstown
WJAC (Johnstown, Pa.) - Jun 13, 2018 10:33 AM (ET)
A new airline could be coming to Johnstown.

Des Moines Airport Officials Unveil Updated Terminal Plans, New Slogan
KCCI (Des Moines, Iowa) - Jun 13, 2018 10:32 AM (ET)
Des Moines is another step closer to building a new $500 million airport terminal.

Venezuela's Biggest Airport Is in Free Fall
CityLab.com - Jun 13, 2018 10:31 AM (ET)
In 1976, you could fly from Caracas, Venezuela, to Paris in six hours, crossing the Atlantic Ocean aboard Air France’s Concorde. Only France, Brazil, Mexico, the United Kingdom, and the United States were also regularly served by the futuristic supersonic aircraft. At the time, Venezuela’s oil-fueled economy was the richest in South America, and for air travelers, it was the continent’s best-connected state.

FAA Rejects AOPA's Pricing Complaint at Asheville Airport
Flying Magazine - Jun 13, 2018 10:30 AM (ET)
The FAA’s Southern Region has rejected the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association’s claim that “egregious” FBO pricing at Asheville Regional Airport in North Carolina violates federal airport grant assurances, calling the Part 13 complaint the association filed last summer “unpersuasive.”

Worldwide Pilot Shortage Threatens Airline Industry Growth
Voice of America - Jun 13, 2018 10:24 AM (ET)
An international shortage of airplane pilots is putting the air travel industry’s recent growth at risk.

New Hangar Coming with Business to Gulf Shores Airport, Creating 18 Jobs
AL.com (Ala.) - Jun 13, 2018 09:52 AM (ET)
A government services business is coming to Jack Edwards National Airport in Gulf Shores, and it plans a new hangar to open next summer.

Spirit Airlines Coming to PTI Airport
WFMY (Greensboro, N.C.) - Jun 13, 2018 09:52 AM (ET)
Piedmont Triad International Airport gained a new carrier Tuesday, Spirit Airlines. Spirit will begin offering flights at PTI later this year.

More US Capacity Cuts Needed After Southwest Cuts Growth, Analysts Say
Air Transport World - Jun 13, 2018 09:44 AM (ET)
Recent news from Southwest Airlines that it is scaling back planned growth through year-end will help keep domestic capacity in check as costs rise, but similar moves will be needed by peers to cement what analysts believe is a necessary market correction.

WestJet LCC Swoop Gains Transport Canada AOC
Air Transport World - Jun 13, 2018 09:43 AM (ET)
Transport Canada (TC) has granted the air operator’s certificate (AOC) for Calgary-based WestJet’s new ultra-LCC Swoop, clearing the way for inaugural flights June 20.

Virgin Australia CEO Borghetti to Step Down in 2020
Air Transport World - Jun 13, 2018 09:43 AM (ET)
Virgin Australia Group CEO John Borghetti has announced he will leave the carrier in 2020, which sharpens the focus on who will succeed him.

UK Aerospace Industry Urges Pre-Brexit Safety Pact
Air Transport World - Jun 13, 2018 09:42 AM (ET)
ADS, the trade body representing the UK aerospace industry, has urged talks to ensure aviation safety arrangements between the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the UK‘s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) are hammered out before the UK leaves the European Union, or Brexit.

China's ZTO Express to Launch JV with Turkish Airlines, PAL Air
Air Transport World - Jun 13, 2018 09:42 AM (ET)
Shanghai-based ZTO Express plans to launch a joint venture (JV) with Turkish Airlines and Hong Kong-based PAL Air to explore the international express delivery market.

EU Approves Sale of 49% of London Luton Airport
Air Transport World - Jun 13, 2018 09:41 AM (ET)
The European Commission (EC) has given the green light for UK global investment manager AMP Capital Investors and Spanish airports operator Aena Internacional to acquire joint control of London Luton Airport.

Jazeera Airways Takes Middle East's First A320neo for Network Expansion
Air Transport World - Jun 13, 2018 09:41 AM (ET)
Kuwaiti hybrid carrier Jazeera Airways has taken delivery of its first Airbus A320neo, the first of the type to be based in the Middle East.

Cypriot's Cobalt Air, Etihad Seal Interline Agreement
Air Transport World - Jun 13, 2018 09:40 AM (ET)
Cypriot carrier Cobalt Air, has reached an interline agreement with Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways.

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