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Samaddar Takes Over as ACI-NA Chair

Samaddar Takes Over as ACI-NA Chair

Kelowna International Airport (YLW) Director Sam Samaddar this week became Chair of Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA), succeeding Lew Bleiweis, executive director of the Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority. “Our industry’s recovery is underway, but a clear path forward remains elusive as we continue to navigate the challenges…

AVL Unveils Terminal Expansion Design

AVL Unveils Terminal Expansion Design

Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) this week unveiled design plans for a new expanded terminal that features five new gates, a centralized power plant and modernized ticket lobby, TSA screening, baggage claim and concessions space. The 18-month design project by the architecture firm Gresham Smith with input from community stakeholders, airport

Airport Directors Discuss Infrastructure Needs in Webinar

Airport Directors Discuss Infrastructure Needs in Webinar

…keep employees and customers safe?” said Lew Bleiweis, executive director of the Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority. “We can’t provide six feet of space in between, the cost of that and the size of that is just not acceptable. So how do you provide a touchless type of environment [instead]?”…

ACI-NA Announces New Board Members, Other Leaders

ACI-NA Announces New Board Members, Other Leaders

…representing the commercial airport industry in North America,” said ACI-NA Board of Directors Chair Lew Bleiweis, executive director of the Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority. “As our organization and industry continues to plan for the future, I look forward to our ongoing work with Chellie, Kim, Jamie, Derryl, and the…

ACI-NA Reports Steps for Airport Recovery

ACI-NA Reports Steps for Airport Recovery

…and airport workers is always an airport’s top priority,” said Lew Bleiweis, executive director of the Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority, and chair of ACI-NA. “The recommendations and priorities outlined by the Airport Industry Recovery Advisory Panel provide concrete, consistent, and actionable steps that will allow our industry to come…