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House Appropriations Committee to Consider DOT, DHS Funding Bills
Jul 14, 2017 03:39 PM (ET)
Norfolk International Airport Reports June Traffic Increase
Jul 14, 2017 09:58 AM (ET)
Denver Closes One Runway for Rehab Work
Jul 14, 2017 09:25 AM (ET)
Sun Country Airlines Names New President
Jul 14, 2017 09:25 AM (ET)
Digicast Offers ARFF Training
Jul 14, 2017 09:17 AM (ET)

Homeland Security Chief: R.I.'s Green Airport Must Grow
Providence (R.I.) Journal - Jul 14, 2017 03:13 PM (ET)
As T.F. Green Airport welcomes more airlines, and with it, more passengers, it will eventually have to expand or build a bigger facility, said John F. Kelly, U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security.

Trump's Dept. of Homeland Security Budget Would Dramatically Cut Counterterrorism Programs, Report S
Washington Post - Jul 14, 2017 03:12 PM (ET)
President Trump’s proposed budget would cut more than half a billion dollars from “critical counterterrorism programs” administered by the Department of Homeland Security, according to a new congressional report.

No Agreement on Pilot Hours in Senate FAA Bill
Bloomberg BNA - Jul 14, 2017 10:36 AM (ET)
A partisan Senate committee debate over co-pilot training hours that bubbled up during consideration of the federal aviation authorization bill hasn’t been resolved, two panel members told Bloomberg BNA.

New Aviation Director at Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport Presents Plan Update to Board
Amarillo (Texas) Globe-News - Jul 14, 2017 10:34 AM (ET)
Michael Conner, the new director of aviation for Rick Husband International Airport, presented an update on the airport’s master plan during his first Airport Advisory Board of the City of Amarillo earlier this week.

False Alarm Prompts Brief Evacuation at Austin Airport
KXAN (Austin, Texas) - Jul 14, 2017 10:32 AM (ET)
The Austin-Bergstrom International Airport was briefly evacuated Thursday afternoon.

GLO Bankruptcy Doesn't Leave Okaloosa in the Lurch
Destin (Fla.) Log - Jul 14, 2017 10:32 AM (ET)
“If an account is protected by bankruptcy, any amounts due pre/post-petition are segregated with a heightened monitoring and legal counsel is immediately engaged.” GLO Airline’s announcement Tuesday that it was suspending flights, including service to Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS), was loaded with criticism of its resource management provider, Tennessee-based Corporate Flight Management.

Denver International Airport is Nation's Fastest Again — for Wi-Fi, That Is
Denver Post - Jul 14, 2017 10:25 AM (ET)
If you’re at Denver International Airport, you must try the Wi-Fi service — if only to see what it’s like to be on the planet’s fastest airport network.

Airport Manager to Address Lewiston-Auburn Rotary
Sun Journal (Lewiston, Maine) - Jul 14, 2017 10:24 AM (ET)
The Lewiston-Auburn Rotary Club will host Airport Manager Rick Lanman as speaker from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, July 20, at the Village Inn.

Popularity of Monroe County Airport Taking Off
WBIR (Knoxville, Tenn.) - Jul 14, 2017 10:23 AM (ET)
Just a couple of years ago, the Monroe County Airport was a sleepy tarmac with few planes.

Get Through the Airport as Quickly as Possible: 5 Expert Tips
Fox News - Jul 14, 2017 10:22 AM (ET)
Summer crowds in airports can be ugly, with so many people, so many immoveable lines, so much chaos.

Why is Oslo Airport Called the World's Greenest?
CNN - Jul 14, 2017 10:22 AM (ET)
With air traffic increasing worldwide each year, finding ways to make aviation more environmentally friendly has become crucial.

New Restaurant in Norfolk Airport Lobby Focuses on Local Beer, Wine and Cuisine
Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk, Va.) - Jul 14, 2017 10:12 AM (ET)
People flying in and out of Norfolk International Airport have a modern, open and airy new restaurant with local fare to eat at before they go through security.

Former Sparks City Manager Named Chairman of Reno Airport Board
Reno (Nev.) Gazette-Journal - Jul 14, 2017 10:10 AM (ET)
The former city manager of Sparks was named the new chairman of Reno’s airport board, which also saw four new trustees joining the organization.

Former FAA Chief Garvey is 2017 Pogue Award Recipient
Air Transport World - Jul 14, 2017 09:24 AM (ET)
Former FAA administrator Jane F. Garvey is the recipient of the 2017 L. Welch Pogue Lifetime Achievement Award, it was announced Thursday by the International Aviation Club of Washington DC (IAC) and Aviation Week & Space Technology.

Delta Posts $1.2 Billion 2Q Net Profit; Takes First A350-900
Air Transport World - Jul 14, 2017 09:23 AM (ET)
Delta Air Lines posted a $1.2 billion net profit for the second quarter of 2017, down 21% from $1.5 billion in net income for 2Q 2016. The Atlanta-based airline reported $10.9 billion in operating revenue for the quarter, up 3.3% year-over-year (YOY).

Rootliep Named as New KLM Cityhopper CEO
Air Transport World - Jul 14, 2017 09:23 AM (ET)
Dutch carrier KLM has announced that Warner Rootliep, who is currently KLM general manager Great Britain & Ireland, will be the next CEO of regional airline KLM Cityhopper.

EasyJet Bases Airbus A320neo at London Gatwick
Air Transport World - Jul 14, 2017 09:22 AM (ET)
UK low-cost carrier (LCC) easyJet is to base its second Airbus A320neo at London Gatwick Airport, after basing its initial aircraft at London Luton.

Russia's Anapa Airport Opens New Terminal
Air Transport World - Jul 14, 2017 09:22 AM (ET)
Russia’s Anapa International Airport has opened a new 11,800 sq m passenger terminal, which is able to handle 600 passengers per hour. The airport is located near Vityazevo Village in Anapa. With the new terminal, the airport size has increased to 16,500 sq m and total capacity has grown to 1,100 passengers per hour.

FAA Awards Additional $185 Million in Airport Grants
Air Transport World - Jul 14, 2017 09:21 AM (ET)
FAA’s airport infrastructure grants for 2017 expanded July 12 with an additional $185.1 million for 40 US airports, including $54.6 million in discretionary funding for 13 airports, the US Department of Transportation (DOT) said.

Vietnam Airlines Reports Profit Growth in 1H
Air Transport World - Jul 14, 2017 09:21 AM (ET)
Vietnam Airlines is on track to achieve its profitability goals this year, with strong gains in cargo and passenger traffic for the first half of the year.

CBP to Implement Biometric Facial Recognition at Chicago O'Hare
Air Transport World - Jul 14, 2017 09:20 AM (ET)
US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is expanding its federally mandated rollout of facial recognition biometric exit technology to Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD), the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) division said July 11.

US Lifts Electronics Ban on Royal Air Maroc
Air Transport World - Jul 14, 2017 09:20 AM (ET)
Moroccan carrier Royal Air Maroc (RAM) has told passengers they can once again bring personal electronic devices (PEDs) larger than mobile phones into the cabin on US-bound flights.

Beijing Capital Airlines to Begin Lisbon Service
Air Transport World - Jul 14, 2017 09:19 AM (ET)
HNA Group’s subsidiary Beijing Capital Airlines will begin 3X-weekly Hangzhou-Beijing-Lisbon (Portugal) services July 25, as part of its international expansion plans. The carrier will operate the new service using an Airbus A330-200.

AIA CEO David Melcher to Depart Dec. 31
Air Transport World - Jul 14, 2017 09:19 AM (ET)
The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) announced its president and CEO David Melcher is leaving to pursue other interests, effective Dec. 31. He will continue to serve as CEO until that time, and will participate in the selection and onboarding process leading to the appointment of his successor, AIA said in a statement.

Norwegian Widens Net Loss in 1H
Air Transport World - Jul 14, 2017 09:18 AM (ET)
Low-cost carrier (LCC) Norwegian posted a first-half net loss of NOK411.9 million ($49.8 million), widened from a net loss of NOK54.7 million for the same period last year.

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