Jul 17, 2018 03:43 PM (ET)
Denver Airport's Massive Transformation: New Gates, Smoother Security
USA Today - Jul 17, 2018 05:31 PM (ET)
Travelers passing through Denver International Airport face several years of construction as authorities revamp the terminal building and gates to provide better security screening and add capacity for flyers.
Sonoma County Airport Airline Travel Rises Nearly 4% in June
North Bay Business Journal (Santa Rosa, Calif.) - Jul 17, 2018 05:27 PM (ET)
June’s figures reported today show that airline passenger travel through Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County Airport rose by 4.3 percent from a year before.
Airports Are Taking Off
US News (Washington, D.C.) - Jul 17, 2018 05:24 PM (ET)
Once merely a way to get from one place to another, airports have become commercial destinations unto themselves.
Lambert Airport to Receive $10 Million Federal Grant for Runway Repair
https://www.bizjournals.com/stlouis/news/2018/07/17/lambert-airport-to-receive-10-million-federal.ht - Jul 17, 2018 05:21 PM (ET)
The grant will be used to repair a runway and associated lighting and signage.
Rochester Airport Receives $3M in Funding to Improve Infrastructure
WHEC (Rochester, N.Y.) - Jul 17, 2018 05:17 PM (ET)
Congressman Chris Collins announced Tuesday that four area airports will receive millions of dollars in funding to improve the airports' infrastructure.
Augusta Regional Airport Awarded Air Service Grant
WXFG (Augusta, Ga.) - Jul 17, 2018 05:13 PM (ET)
Augusta Regional Airport (AGS) has been selected to receive an $800,000 grant from the Federal Department of Transportation (DOT) Small Community Air Service Development (SCASD) Program.
Construction at Will Rogers World Airport Leads to Short-Term Parking Change
KFOR (Oklahoma City, Okla.) - Jul 17, 2018 05:08 PM (ET)
Airport officials in Oklahoma City are warning drivers about an upcoming change to hourly parking at Will Rogers World Airport.
Lyft Approved for Operation at Cherry Capital Airport
UpNorthLive.com (Traverse City, Mich.) - Jul 17, 2018 05:03 PM (ET)
There is now another easy way for people to get to and from Cherry Capital Airport in Traverse City.
Grant by the Federal Aviation Authority is Announced to Develop Airports Nationwide
International Airport Review (United Kingdom) - Jul 17, 2018 04:55 PM (ET)
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will be investing $659.8 million in airports across the U.S. through 450 grants which will help the development of the airports and thus passenger experience.
Avianca Launches New Flights from Orlando to Peru
Travel Pulse (Westampton, N.J.) - Jul 17, 2018 04:50 PM (ET)
Colombia’s national airline, Avianca, announced Monday it will begin offering flights between Orlando and Peru on August 1.
Interjet Signs Partnership with Lufthansa
Travel Pulse (Westampton, N.J.) - Jul 17, 2018 04:35 PM (ET)
After coming to an agreement in May, the paperwork between Interjet and Lufthansa has been signed and the partnership is now official.
Rocky Mountain Institute and Partners Awarded $450,000 Research Grant to Stop Power Outages at Airpo
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Jul 17, 2018 04:32 PM (ET)
Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) and partners were awarded a $450,000 research grant from Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) July 17, to develop an airport microgrid implementation toolkit that will help airports avoid power outages and prevent massive associated flight cancellations.
TLH Named Commercial Service Airport of the Year
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Jul 17, 2018 04:30 PM (ET)
The Tallahassee International Airport (TLH) was named the Commercial Service Airport of the Year by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). This award was presented in recognition of TLH’s outstanding achievements in airport aesthetics, safety and service in the State of Florida.
Indy Airport Unveils Artistic Journey Across Time, Place
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Jul 17, 2018 04:27 PM (ET)
The Indianapolis International Airport (IND) will play host to an eclectic range of artists’ work in photography, painting and video this summer, fall and through early winter that represent a journey across time, space and place.
Commissioners to Vote on New Woodring Terminal
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Jul 17, 2018 04:23 PM (ET)
Enid city commissioners are set to vote on appropriating an additional $2.5 million for the new Enid Woodring Regional Airport terminal and awarding a construction contract in their regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday.
Jet Airways Places an Order for an Additional 75 737 MAX 8 Airplanes
Aviation Tribune (Estonia) - Jul 17, 2018 04:22 PM (ET)
Boeing and Jet Airways confirmed that the Indian carrier placed an order for an additional 75 737 MAX 8 airplanes during a signing ceremony at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow.
Rolls-Royce Aims for Trent 7000 ETOPS Certification by October
Air Transport World - Jul 17, 2018 04:16 PM (ET)
Rolls-Royce is on track to achieve ETOPS certificate for its Trent 7000 engine in October, the manufacturer said at the Farnborough Air Show.
CFM Closing Gap on Engine Delays
Air Transport World - Jul 17, 2018 04:14 PM (ET)
CFM International expects to be back on schedule with production of its LEAP engines by the end of 2018, the engine-maker said July 14.
Bombardier Debuts Atmosphère Cabin at Farnborough
Air Transport World - Jul 17, 2018 04:13 PM (ET)
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft president Fred Cromer held out the possibility of the company’s Atmosphère cabin being adopted for its Q400 turboprops as he unveiled the new interior fit at the Farnborough Air Show.
Embraer Sees More Products & Markets Via Boeing JV
Air Transport World - Jul 17, 2018 04:11 PM (ET)
The prospective partnership between Boeing and Embraer will spawn new aircraft models and could be approved months sooner than earlier reports have suggested, Embraer executives said.
JetBlue Converts A320neos to A321neos to Boost Fleet Flexibility
Air Transport World - Jul 17, 2018 04:09 PM (ET)
Air France-KLM and Chinese Partners Create Single JV
Air Transport World - Jul 17, 2018 04:06 PM (ET)
Air France-KLM, China Southern Airlines and XiamenAir said they were streamlining their two existing agreements into a single joint venture (JV) carrying some 1.25 million passengers per year between Europe and China.