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NEWS Friday, 24 May 2019 |

Detroit Metro steps up its recycling efforts in North Terminal

The sustainability of Detroit Metropolitan Airport was firmly on the mind of Wayne County Airport Authority (WCAA) this week when it unveiled plans to revamp its public recycling programme in the North Terminal. 

NEWS Wednesday, 01 February 2012 |

Cargo soars at Detroit Metro while passengers stay static

Cargo volumes at Detroit Metropolitan Airport continued to rebound in 2011, jumping 6.8% on a year earlier, however passengers numbers remained stagnant, and total aircraft operations declined during the year.

NEWS Monday, 12 December 2011 |

Detroit Metro wins industry honour for recycling innovation

Turning cooking oil into fuel has helped Detroit Metropolitan Airport win the "Best ‘Green’ Concessions Practice or Concept" award at the 2011 Richard A. Griesbach Excellence in Airport Concessions Contest.

NEWS Tuesday, 08 November 2011 |

Wayne County chair Renee Axt steps down

Renee Axt, the chair of the Wayne County Airport Authority (WCAA), which operates Detroit Metropolitan and Willow Run airports, has resigned from her role for "personal reasons".

NEWS Tuesday, 01 November 2011 |

Detroit Metropolitan Airport parts company with CEO

The Wayne County Airport Authority (WCAA) has dismissed Turkia Mullin from her position as Detroit Metropolitan Airport CEO 60 days into the role.

NEWS Friday, 30 September 2011 |

Staff to go at Detroit Metro as part of cost cuts

At least 100 workers are set to lose their jobs at Detroit Metro Airport, as the Wayne County Airport Authority (WCAA) looks to cut costs by $20 million over the next 12 to 15 months.

NEWS Wednesday, 14 September 2011 |

Detroit receives fire rescue accolade

Detroit’s Wayne County Airport Authority (WCAA) has become the first US operator to earn international accreditation for its fire division with the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI).

NEWS Wednesday, 11 August 2010 |

Detroit traffic up

Passenger traffic at Detroit Metropolitan Airport jumped 5% in June 2010 when...

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