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Atlanta Airport: Top Efficiency Excellence Award
ATRS release the 2015 airport benchmark study. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport wins the Top Efficiency Excellence Award with Korea Airports Corporation, Copenhagen Airport and Athens International Airport are the regional winners.
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Documents: Bank Losing Millions on Airport ATMs
There are 24 ATMs at the airport, according to a memo sent earlier this week to the Metropolitan Airports Commission. By far, U.S. Bank operates the most with 18, but the company says there's been a 16 percent decline in ATM transactions between 2010 …

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3 victims in crash at Casper airport identified
The Casper Star-Tribune reports ( ) Casper residents, Peter Wold, Lon Whitman and Joe McGuire, suffered injuries but are expected to fully recover from Saturday's crash at the Casper/Natrona County International Airport. Family …
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Recommendation on UK airport expansion to come Wednesday
LONDON Britain's Heathrow and Gatwick airports will find out on Wednesday which has won the backing of a three-year independent inquiry into the decades-long battle to expand London's airport capacity. The Airports Commission, chaired by Howard …
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Campers aim for sky at Rowan County Airport
Flight planning, airport operation and mechanics were also on the list. “If we don't get young people involved in aviation, it won't continue,” Brown said. Some of the students discovered flying might not be the best aviation-related career path …
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11 coolest airport hotels around the world
Remember when staying at an airport hotel meant cookie-cutter design, a downer continental breakfast and bad pay-per-view movies? Forget all that. A new breed of properties is changing the art of the layover, thanks to ultra-luxe amenities, cutting …
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Name the airport to honor Fred Rogers
Naming Pittsburgh's international entry point the Fred Rogers International Airport would be the perfect way to show his “influence is a part of our fabric.” Generations of Pittsburghers can lay claim to his legacy of kindness and friendliness. What …
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3 survive small plane crash at Casper airport
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) – A single-engine plane crashed at the Casper airport Saturday morning, but authorities say the three on board walked away. The Natrona County Sheriff's Office says a Cessna crashed shortly after taking off around 8 a.m. at the …
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Goodman questions city investment in airport project
City Councilman Matthew Goodman is questioning the wisdom of spending public money on a new terminal building at the municipal airport, a project strongly supported by Iowa State University and the Ames business community. At its meeting last Tuesday, …
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Airport aims to reverse declining passenger numbers
In the first five months of 2015, the number of passengers flying into and out of the airport fell by 5.9 percent compared to the same period last year. That follows a decline in the number of passengers each year since 2011. In 2010, 893,572 …

airport buzzing with new tenants
There are 30,000 or so new fliers calling the Olympia Regional Airport home this summer. In May, members of the Olympia Beekeepers Association installed two honeybee hives in an airport field. Along with wildflowers, the bees have been feasting on …

Sun Country leaving Lansing airport in November
DEWITT TWP. – Sun Country Airlines is leaving Lansing Capital Region International Airport in November and taking with it nonstop flights to Washington, D.C., officials said. “We are ending our relationship in Lansing,” said Mathew Friebe, the airline …
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Robots could replace airport immigration officers
On display at this week's Paris Air Show was a set of terrestrial guards. Shiny, white, plastic, and mechanical, these new machines will scan faces and read documents, offering all the human warmth of an airport check-in clerk for a red-eye flight …
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Big Bowl and a Wolfgang Puck Restaurant Among New Airport Dining Options
At Reagan, the airport will add Big Bowl, the fast casual Thai and Chinese chain, in Terminal B/C, as well as a new market called Georgetown Gourmet Market with salads, soups and sandwiches. That one will be in Terminal C; both are post-security.
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Albany International Airport to get 4850 from feds for upgrades
COLONIE >> U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand and Congressman Paul Tonko Wednesday announced that Albany International Airport will receive $ 554,850 in funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation for airport upgrades.
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Robot agents will spare you from airport customs checks
If you're a frequent international flier, you know the pain of the customs check — outside of the security inspection, it's one of the biggest hurdles you have to clear at the airport. You won't have to deal with it for much longer if Thales has its …
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Kansas City International Airport Experiences Power Outage Amid Severe
“Due to severe weather power is out at [Kansas City International Airport]. Expect delays and cancellations. [Kansas City Power & Light] en route. No time estimate yet,” airport marketing manager Joe McBride wrote on Twitter at approximately 1:40 p.m. CDT.
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Derecho Leaves Damage In Plains, Midwest; 122-MPH Wind Gust Reported
Severe weather marched into the High Plains and Midwest Monday morning with strong winds that damaged an airport in Iowa and sent trees crashing into mobile homes in South Dakota. "A cluster of severe thunderstorms, fueled by both low-level and …
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