Jul 02, 2018 02:41 PM (ET)
First Look Inside Syracuse Airport Terminal Renovations
Syracuse.com (Syracue, NY) - Jul 02, 2018 05:42 PM (ET)
Sneak peek inside $60 million passenger terminal renovations at Hancock Airport
May Sets All-Time Passenger Traffic Record at Austin Airport
Austin American-Statesman (Austin, Texas) - Jul 02, 2018 05:41 PM (ET)
A record-breaking 1.4 million travelers — 1,414,243 to be exact — shuffled through the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in May, airport officials said, setting an all-time record.
Airport Renovations Flying High with Travel Surge
The Courier Tribune (Asheboro, N.C.) - Jul 02, 2018 05:38 PM (ET)
U.S. airports are spending record sums on construction to cash in on a surge in travel while the industry is flush from years of low fuel prices.
Bridge to the Plane: Celebrating Denver International Airport's Walk-Over Bridge at Age 25
Denver Post (Denver) - Jul 02, 2018 05:36 PM (ET)
The beauty of the pedestrian bridge stretching between Denver International Airport’s main terminal and the A concourse is in the eye of the crosser: It is the gateway to the Rockies for people from far-off lands or a potential shortcut for flyers running late.
Chamber President to Chair Connecticut Airport Authority
Connecticut Post (Norwalk, C.T.) - Jul 02, 2018 05:34 PM (ET)
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy named a chamber of commerce executive to chair the board of the Connecticut Airport Authority, which oversees Bradley International Airport outside Hartford as well as five smaller general aviation airports.
Airport Welcomes New Seasonal Carrier
The Ellsworth American (Ellsworth, Maine) - Jul 02, 2018 05:31 PM (ET)
The Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport’s seasonal carrier, Silver Airways, launched its twice daily flights to Logan International in Boston on Sunday.
USVI Plans $230 Million Airport Modernization Project
Caribbean Journal (St. Thomas) - Jul 02, 2018 05:26 PM (ET)
The Cyril E. King Airport in St Thomas will soon begin a major transformation project.
Dallas College, Aviation Company Team up for Drone Industry Training for Veterans
WFAA (Dallas) - Jul 02, 2018 05:18 PM (ET)
The goal of the apprenticeship is nothing less than to train the nation's first crop of professional standardized and ethical drone operators for our industry
Charleston Airport Growth Could Unleash More Money From Uncle Sam
The Post and Courier (Charleston, S.C.) - Jul 02, 2018 05:12 PM (ET)
South Carolina's busiest airport may soon soar to a new level.
Cancun Airport Eyes Continued Expansion
Travel Pulse (Westampton, N.J.) - Jul 02, 2018 05:08 PM (ET)
Cancun International Airport is poised for additional expansion as the booming destination continues to smash visitor records.
Key Early Contracts Awarded For Second Sydney Airport
Aviation Week (Washington) - Jul 02, 2018 05:07 PM (ET)
The development of a second airport in Sydney has reached a major milestone with the awarding of contracts for the preliminary earthworks and for project management.
United Airlines Ending Flights from Manchester to Chicago O'Hare
WMUR (Manchester, N.H.) - Jul 02, 2018 04:53 PM (ET)
People flying from Manchester to Chicago will soon no longer be able to get a direct flight with United Airlines.
United Airlines Open for Business in Presque Isle
WABI (Bangor, Maine) - Jul 02, 2018 04:51 PM (ET)
The first flight out of Presque Isle received a water salute before takeoff.
Tamika Catchings Appointed to Indianapolis Airport Authority Board
Indy Star (Indianapolis) - Jul 02, 2018 04:48 PM (ET)
Tamika Catchings has added another accolade to her resume Monday by becoming the newest member of the Indianapolis Airport Authority Board.
Iceland's Main Airport Plans $1B Expansion
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Jul 02, 2018 04:45 PM (ET)
A rush of tourists to Iceland has forced the country's state-owned airport operator to rip up its passenger traffic projections as record numbers of visitors descend on the island of hot springs, volcanoes and waterfalls.
Jefferson City Seeks Feedback Over Airport's Future
KMIZ (Columbia, Mo.) - Jul 02, 2018 04:44 PM (ET)
Jefferson City wants feedback from the business community about how it can improve Jefferson City Memorial Airport.
Maine Airport Changes Name
Aviation International News (Midland Park, N.J.) - Jul 02, 2018 04:41 PM (ET)
Starting today, Northern Maine Regional Airport (PQI) is known as Presque Isle International Airport.
Sen. Schumer Wants Nexus Office at Buffalo Airport
WGRZ (Buffalo, N.Y.) - Jul 02, 2018 04:40 PM (ET)
New York Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is calling on the Feds to open up a Nexus office at the Buffalo Airport to make things more convenient for everyone.
Commercial Rockets are Making Life Complicated for Airlines
Chicago Tribune (Chicago) - Jul 02, 2018 04:35 PM (ET)
On Feb. 6, Elon Musk's SpaceX launched its largest rocket into the blue Florida sky. Onboard was "Starman," a dummy strapped into the billionaire's cherry red Tesla roadster. Minutes later, fans cheered as Musk topped himself by nailing a simultaneous landing of the Falcon Heavy's boosters. It was arguably a turning point for the commercial space age.
United Airlines Wins at Cannes for Innovative Taxi Tops
Chicago Business Journal (Chicago) - Jul 02, 2018 04:35 PM (ET)
United Airlines’ clever taxi-top marketing gambit last year in New York City was not only timely and eye-catching.
SESAR Takes Steps Towards Improved Civil-Military Coordination
International Airport Review (United Kingdon) - Jul 02, 2018 04:32 PM (ET)
Through SESAR, civil and military aviation stakeholders are working together on solutions to enable military air traffic operations in Europe’s increasing complex and congested airspace.
US Program Will Monitor Responses to Sonic Booms
Air Transport World - Jul 02, 2018 04:27 PM (ET)
NASA is planning to fly a low-boom supersonic demonstrator over selected areas of the US to collect information on public acceptance of the noise.
Hong Kong Airport Sets Traffic and Cargo Records
Air Transport World - Jul 02, 2018 04:25 PM (ET)
Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) boosted its passenger total by 4.5% to 73.6 million in its fiscal year ending March 31, 2018, according to its annual report. HKIA also increased flight movements by 3.2% to 423,390, and cargo volume was up by 7.6% to 5.1 million tonnes.
European Aviation Industry Cautious on CORSIA Standards Development
Air Transport World - Jul 02, 2018 04:23 PM (ET)
European aviation industry groups have given a cautious welcome to news that the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has agreed on a set of standards for the planned CORSIA global aviation carbon emissions offsetting scheme.
Star Alliance Opens Branded Lounge in Rome; Amsterdam to Open in 2019
Air Transport World - Jul 02, 2018 04:20 PM (ET)
Star Alliance continues to open branded lounges in key markets where no member carriers have a main hub.