News Flash

Paradies Lagardère, YQR Partner to Fight Hunger

Concessionaire Paradies Lagardère is teaming up with officials at Regina International Airport (YQR) in Saskatchewan to help fight hunger in the local community by enabling travelers, as well as airline and airport employees, to purchase and donate convenience foods,...

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Villa Brings Pizza, Bakery to EWR

Villa Restaurant Group, a global multi-brand restaurant operator and franchisor, recently opened two new options for travelers at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), Tony + Benny’s Pizza Parlor and Carlo’s Bakery. Tony + Benny’s offers travelers delicious menu...

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RNO to Host Santa, Mrs. Claus

Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO) this Saturday will host Santa, Mrs. Claus and elves for an early Christmas celebration for 25 families from The Children’s Cabinet. The December 7 party will begin with a parade of 20 single and twin engine aircraft and a Nevada...

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Peloton Opens Showroom at ORD

Peloton has teamed up with Clear Channel Airports to open a showroom at Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) so that travelers can book a test class and learn how to become fit using the Peloton stationary bike and/or treadmill, combined with its...

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Craig Richmond to Retire as CEO of YVR

Craig Richmond, president and CEO of Vancouver International Airport (YVR), announced this week he plans to retire from the airport in June 2020 and the Vancouver Airport Authority will begin a global search for his successor. Richmond originally joined YVR in 1995...

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GNV Breaks Ground on Terminal Expansion

Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV) this week broke ground on a 15,200 square-foot, two-gate passenger terminal expansion and improvement project as it looks to keep pace with strong traveler demand. The $16 million terminal expansion, expected to be completed in late...

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HMSHost Brings Biscuits, Beer & BBQ to STL

HMSHost is partnering with the popular area restaurant Three Kings Public House to open Biscuits, Beer & BBQ at St. Louis Lambert International Airport (STL) to provide travelers with a choice of American classic food and drink, including pulled pork and smoked...

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J.D. Power: Travel Apps Lag in Satisfaction

Both the J.D. Power 2019 U.S. Travel App Satisfaction Study and the J.D. Power 2019 U.S. Travel Website Satisfaction Study, released this week, find that travel industry websites—even those operated by digital natives—score substantially lower in customer satisfaction...

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BWI Moves to Ease Holiday Curbside Traffic

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) is taking several proactive steps to mitigate traffic congestion on the roads around the terminal this holiday season, including offering up to one hour of free parking in its hourly garage. From...

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SFO Launches Uber Curbside Pickup

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) this week launches a pilot program with Uber to offer a premium curbside pickup option for travelers. The pilot program will run for two months and at designated locations in each of the airport’s domestic terminals. Curbside...

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