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USTA Welcomes End of COVID Testing for Incoming Travelers

USTA Welcomes End of COVID Testing for Incoming Travelers

The U.S. Travel Association (USTA) this week praised the Biden administration’s announcement that the pre-departure COVID testing requirement for inbound air travelers to the United States will be lifted on June 12. The end of the COVID testing requirement follows months of lobbying by the USTA and other aviation groups…

MEM To Modernize Check-In, Baggage Systems

MEM To Modernize Check-In, Baggage Systems

…market available land and properties at MEM and two local general interest airports, General DeWitt Spain and Charles W. Baker, to increase non-aeronautical revenue opportunities. “While post-COVID impacts remain, MSCAA is charting an exciting path for the future,” said Scott A. Brockman, MSCAA president and CEO. “Our focus on sustainability,…

ARRA Monthly Forum Features ACDBE Challenges, Stories

ARRA Monthly Forum Features ACDBE Challenges, Stories

The challenges of operating as an Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) throughout the last few decades and the progress made in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic were the main topics in the June Airport Restaurant & Retail Association (ARRA) Two Years In Forum on Wednesday. The webinar featured…

World Airport Retailing Summit To Highlight Latest Trends, Best Practices

World Airport Retailing Summit To Highlight Latest Trends, Best Practices

…most progressive new approaches around the world to help inspire radical new business models between stakeholders, and new ways of thinking. “Optimizing commercial performance has never been more important, and following the COVID-19 pandemic the time is right to bring the world’s airports, and their partners, together to share best…

YVR Digital Twin Tackles Crowd Management, Tracking

YVR Digital Twin Tackles Crowd Management, Tracking

…many innovations these days, the idea was borne of the pandemic. “With Covid, we knew we had to come out of it as a different airport,” she said. “With paying so much more attention to costs and being more effective and more efficient,” DuJohn said the new technology can help…