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MAG USA Revamps Executive Team

MAG USA Revamps Executive Team

MAG USA said this week it has merged their existing team and their recently acquired team from airportparkingreservations.com (APR), parksleepfly.com (PSF) and shuttlefinder.com (SF) into a new executive structure as it looks to continue to expand its North American...

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ACI World Launches Check & Fly App

ACI World Launches Check & Fly App

Airports Council International (ACI) World this week launched a new smart phone app which provides passengers with information about the health measures in place at individual airports around the world. The Check & Fly app is a way for airports to communicate to...

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Dufry Completes Acquisition of Hudson Shares

Dufry Completes Acquisition of Hudson Shares

Airport retailer Hudson announced that its majority shareholder Dufry AG Group will acquire all equity interests in Hudson that it does not already own. Dufry had a 57.4 percent ownership of the East Rutherford, NJ-based Hudson prior to this week’s move and the $7.70...

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Delaware North, Grab Partner on ATL Virtual Kiosks

Delaware North, Grab Partner on ATL Virtual Kiosks

Delaware North is partnering with airport e-commerce platform Grab on the first virtual kiosk offering at several restaurants at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). The virtual kiosks – which went live last month at Delaware North-operated airport...

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XpresSpa Expands XpresCheck Testing to EWR

XpresSpa Expands XpresCheck Testing to EWR

The XpresSpa Group said it has signed a contract with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) to provide diagnostic COVID-19 testing at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) through its XpresCheck brand. The deal follows the successful launch in...

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GRR Testing UV Robot as Disinfecting Solution

GRR Testing UV Robot as Disinfecting Solution

Gerald Ford International Airport (GRR) said this week it will be the first airport test site for a new autonomous robot that disinfects using ultraviolet technology. The Grand Rapids, MI airport added that the new robot is part of a comprehensive suite of tools...

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LocusLabs Brings Indoor Mapping to Grab

LocusLabs Brings Indoor Mapping to Grab

Oakland-based indoor mapping and location platform company LocusLabs announced this week that its location-based tools are now fully integrated with the Grab airport mobile ordering platform, enabling travelers to quickly find concessionaires in a terminal, then order...

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ACI Issues Airport Guidance Playbook

ACI Issues Airport Guidance Playbook

Airports Council International (ACI) World this week published comprehensive guidance for airports to implement at security screening checkpoints that includes a touchless process for travelers and an emphasis on physical distancing. The ACI Aviation Smart Security...

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Texas Airports Partner on Fly Safe Texas

Texas Airports Partner on Fly Safe Texas

The Texas Commercial Airport Association (TCAA) is joining with Dallas-Fort Worth International (DFW), George Bush Intercontinental (IAH), Houston Hobby (HOU), Austin Bergstrom International (AUS) and other state airports on Fly Safe Texas, a new campaign designed to...

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Bronzeville Crossing Opens at MKE

Bronzeville Crossing Opens at MKE

Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE) and retail partner Paradies Lagardère opened Bronzeville Crossing this week to provide travelers with local products from Milwaukee County neighborhoods while supporting local businesses owned by people of color. Located...

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