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The job creation business

Aviation general manager, Miguel Southwell, tells Joe Bates about the economic importance of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and how is success is vital to the entire region.

Debate about collaborative planning brings SMART Airports Conference to a close

The inaugural SMART Airports & Regions Conference & Exhibition in North America drew to a close this afternoon with final sessions on driving non-aeronautical revenue streams and a collaborative planning approach for SMART airports and competitive cities.

CNN panel takes centre stage at SMART Airports & Regions Conference

An aviation leaders panel chaired by CNN news anchor and chief business correspondent, Christine Romans, helped draw a bumper crowd of close to 500 delegates to the opening sessions of the SMART Airports & Regions Conference & Exhibition in Atlanta.

Atlanta ready for SMART Airports & Regions Conference & Exhibition

More than 500 delegates are expected to attend the SMART Airports & Regions Conference & Exhibition in Atlanta, which starts tomorrow.

 

Orlando International Airport gets its own trading card

Orlando International Airport has become the latest North American gateway to get its own trading card.

Warsaw's new terminal to offer 3,000sqm of retail and F&B outlets

More than 3,000sqm of shops and restaurants await passengers when Warsaw Chopin Airport's new terminal fully opens for business on May 23.

record breaking start to 2015 for Aéroports de Montréal

Montréal–Trudeau has set a new record for the number of passengers handled in the first quarter of a new year.

Seattle-Tacoma honours green efforts of F&B operator

The Port of Seattle Commission has awarded its fifth Annual Green Gateway Environmental Excellence Award to HMSHost for its accomplishments in waste reduction and energy conservation at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

DAA reports 2014 upturn in passenger traffic and revenues

Rising passenger numbers and an increase in commercial income, with its overseas retail business performing particularly well, ensured that airport operator, daa, made an after tax profit of €40 million in 2014 – 41% up on the previous year.

Sydney Airport generates more than 300,000 jobs – new report

A new report shows that Sydney Airport contributes A$30.8 billion to the economy and generates 306,700 jobs.