Aug 27, 2018 05:35 PM (ET)
San Antonio Airport Approaches Million Passengers in July
San Antonio Business Journal (San Antonio, Texas) - Aug 27, 2018 05:34 PM (ET)
The Alamo City airport is on pace to surpass 10 million passengers in 2018.
Airport Improvements Moving Ahead
Times Union (Albany, N.Y.) - Aug 27, 2018 05:32 PM (ET)
Turner Construction will oversee airport projects that include renovations to the terminal at Albany International Airport, as well as a new 1,000-car parking garage
Fly From Wine Country to Denver Starting in 2019
Travel Pulse (Westampton, N.J.) - Aug 27, 2018 05:30 PM (ET)
Charles M. Schulz—Sonoma County Airport (STS) announced today that United Airlines will begin air service to/from Denver International Airport (DEN) starting March 8, 2019. Expansion of air service to/from Wine Country is a strategic move for both United and STS.
Austin-Bergstrom Recognized for Safety, Leadership with Airport and Director of the Year Awards
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Aug 27, 2018 05:29 PM (ET)
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport recently received two major honors from the aviation industry, both for its commitment to aviation safety and for the leadership of the airport’s executive director during a period of continual expansion and growth.
United to Start Flagstaff to Denver Service
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Aug 27, 2018 05:27 PM (ET)
Starting March 31, the Flagstaff Airport (FLG) will partner with United Airlines to provide daily, non-stop service to Denver International Airport (DEN). This flight will provide an additional carrier for the Flagstaff Airport and a new market for Unite
Photos Show Latest Work on New Orleans' New Airport Terminal
Nola.com (New Orleans) - Aug 27, 2018 05:27 PM (ET)
Officials on Sunday (Aug. 26) gave the public a sneak peek at the latest stage of construction at New Orleans' new airport terminal.
Massive Vancouver Airport Expansion Already in Flight
Journal of Commerce (British Columbia) - Aug 27, 2018 05:25 PM (ET)
Construction work is well underway on a number of projects that are part of an ambitious $9.1-billion multi-year expansion and renovation venture at Vancouver International Airport (YVR) in Richmond, B.C.
New lease set for Agape Flights at Venice Airport
Herald-Tribune (Sarasota, Fla.) - Aug 27, 2018 05:23 PM (ET)
Agape Flights and the city of Venice have come to terms on a lease extension that will have the unique nonprofit aerial mission group call the Venice Municipal Airport home until at least February 2039 and possibly until 2044.
More New Service Coming to Sarasota Bradenton International Airport, Where Business is Up
Bradenton.com (Bradenton, Fla.) - Aug 27, 2018 05:22 PM (ET)
Airport officials and an undisclosed airline are expected to make an announcement Tuesday of new passenger service coming to Sarasota Bradenton International Airport.
August Route Roundup: Where Airlines are Adding (Or Cutting) Service
USA Today - Aug 27, 2018 05:20 PM (ET)
Airlines constantly tweak their schedules, trying to find profitable new routes or pulling the plug on ones that have underperformed. Airports and communities court these new services.
Edinburgh Airport Announces New Route to Philadelphia
International Airport Review (United Kingdon) - Aug 27, 2018 05:17 PM (ET)
Scotland’s busiest ever airport, Edinburgh, has added another route to its destination list which it hopes will increase accessibility to North America.
Interjet Signs New Partnership Agreement with Emirates
Travel Pulse (Westampton, N.J.) - Aug 27, 2018 05:15 PM (ET)
Mexican airline Interjet announced it has signed a collaboration agreement with Emirates.
Danish Regional Airline Air Alsie Joins ERA
Aviation Tribune (Estonia) - Aug 27, 2018 05:10 PM (ET)
The European Regions Airline Association welcomed Air Alsie as its newest airline member, bringing the number of carriers in ERA membership to 51.
Boutique Air Launches New Service to Telluride Airport
Aviation Tribune (Estonia) - Aug 27, 2018 05:09 PM (ET)
A new commercial airline is coming to Telluride, as Boutique Air will offer year-round service beginning this month from Denver International Airport to Telluride Regional Airport, located just 10 minutes from town and the ski resort. Flights will begin August 29, 2018.
Jackson-Evers Int'l Airport Installs First Mamava Suite in Mississippi to Support Breastfeeding Moms
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Aug 27, 2018 05:08 PM (ET)
Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport is proud to announce the first Mamava suite installation in Mississippi Airports to support breastfeeding moms!
Contour Airlines Adds OAK to SBA Flights
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Aug 27, 2018 05:07 PM (ET)
Good news for travelers in the Bay Area and Santa Barbara Aug. 27, as Contour Airlines announces highly sought nonstop service between Oakland International Airport (OAK) and Santa Barbara Airport (SBA). Beginning Oct. 16, Contour will operate daily flights aboard its 30-seat ERJ-135 aircraft. Santa Barbara represents one of OAK’s largest and most frequently requested unserved markets within the state of California.
CMD Looks to Improve Runway, Other Features
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Aug 27, 2018 05:06 PM (ET)
A new source of funding from the Federal Aviation Administration may give the Cullman Regional Airport a chance to complete some of its improvement projects earlier than originally planned.
WestJet Becomes First Canadian Airline to Launch an AI Chatbot
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Aug 27, 2018 05:04 PM (ET)
WestJet today is offering its guests more convenience with the launch of the first ever artificial intelligence (AI) powered chatbot from a Canadian airline.
Stillwater Celebrates Two Years of Commercial Air Service
Aviation Pros (Fort Atkinson, Wis.) - Aug 27, 2018 04:40 PM (ET)
Stillwater Regional Airport had a party Friday to mark two years of successful commercial air service. With multiple service awards, an expanding flight schedule and more than 100,000 passengers, under its belt, the crew had a lot to celebrate.
Iberia increases frequencies to six Latin American destinations
Air Transport World - Aug 27, 2018 04:38 PM (ET)
Spanish flag carrier Iberia is boosting services from its Madrid Barajas hub to six destinations in Latin America from Oct. 27.
Singapore Airlines Enters Strategic Agreement with Chinese Technology Company
Air Transport World - Aug 27, 2018 04:36 PM (ET)
Singapore Airlines (SIA) has signed a strategic collaboration agreement with China’s Alibaba Group to expand digital technologies and services between the two companies. This will see new and enhanced cooperation between SIA and Alibaba platforms such as Fliggy, Cainiao Network, Alipay, and Alibaba Cloud.
US Relaxes Cuba Travel Advisory to 'Exercise Increased Caution' Level
Air Transport World - Aug 27, 2018 04:34 PM (ET)
The US State Department has downgraded its travel advisory for US citizens travelling to Cuba for a second time since a “do not travel” warning went into effect in 2017.
Air France Unions to Hold Strategy Meeting Prior to New CEO Arrival
Air Transport World - Aug 27, 2018 04:28 PM (ET)
Air France unions will meet to discuss the next steps they will take to continue their fight for bigger pay increases as the Air France-KLM group prepares for the arrival of new CEO Benjamin Smith by the end of September.