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Bennett Joins Paslay Management Group

Bennett Joins Paslay Management Group

Professional management firm Paslay Management Group (PMG) announced that airport industry veteran James Bennett is joining the company as a principal, where he will serve in a strategic leadership role. Bennett has served as CEO at airports large and small, both...

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ACI-NA Congratulates Buttigieg on DOT Nomination

ACI-NA Congratulates Buttigieg on DOT Nomination

Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) this week congratulated former South Bend, IN mayor and presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on his selection as President-elect Joe Biden’s nominee for Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation. “I...

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PIT Announces Optional COVID-19 Testing

PIT Announces Optional COVID-19 Testing

Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) announced it is partnering with TACKL Health to offer optional COVID-19 testing for arriving and departing passengers beginning next week. The testing program is scheduled to launch inside PIT’s Airside Terminal beginning in...

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MCO Installs EvenFlow Crowd Radar System

MCO Installs EvenFlow Crowd Radar System

The Greater Orlando Aviation Authority (GOAA), operator of Orlando International Airport (MCO), said it is collaborating with technology company Synect on a pilot program for the Evenflow Crowd Radar system that measures the number of people at the gate areas and...

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MAG USA Partners on PBI Escape Lounge

MAG USA Partners on PBI Escape Lounge

MAG USA said this week that it is partnering with Gideon Toal Management Services on the opening of Escape Lounge PBI at Palm Beach International Airport (PBI). Located just past security on Concourse B, Escape Lounge PBI is open to all travelers regardless of airline...

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Paradies Lagardère Opens MKE No Boundaries

Paradies Lagardère Opens MKE No Boundaries

Milwaukee’s Mitchell International Airport (MKE) this week announced the opening of the No Boundaries retail store to be operated by Paradies Lagardère inside the Main Terminal. The store will offer a variety of outerwear clothing, equipment, and accessories from...

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COVID-19 Testing Sites Announced for ORD, MDW

COVID-19 Testing Sites Announced for ORD, MDW

The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) this week announced that Doctors Test Centers (DTC), in connection with Simple Laboratories, has been selected to operate a new and robust COVID-19 testing program at both O’Hare (ORD) and Midway International (MDW) airports...

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Delaware North Opens Bokamper’s at FLL

Delaware North Opens Bokamper’s at FLL

Delaware North has announced the opening of its latest restaurant at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL), Bokamper’s Sports Bar & Grill, a popular casual-dining concept founded in South Florida. Located in Terminal 3 in the E-F connector, the...

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Fitch: Airline Ratings Pressure To Continue Into 2021

Fitch: Airline Ratings Pressure To Continue Into 2021

Fitch Ratings expects operating conditions to improve for the global airline sector in 2021, but only relative to the unprecedented downturn in 2020. Spiking coronavirus cases in various regions and inconsistent travel restrictions will keep airline traffic low, at...

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