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Griffin Officially Chosen to Lead RNO

Daren Griffin has been officially named the president and CEO of the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority (RTAA), operator of Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO), succeeding Marily Mora, who is retiring after 19 years with the authority. Griffin brings decades of aviation...

Pandemic Paves Way For Rethinking Costs, Contracts

Southwest Airlines’ Senior Advisor Bob Montgomery and Cheryl Nashir, acting chief commercial officer at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) each struck an upbeat tone Wednesday as they called for all segments of the travel industry to work together to overcome...

ARRA, AMAC Issue Call To Action On Federal Relief Bill

The Airport Restaurant & Retail Association (ARRA) and the Airport Minority Advisory Council (AMAC) put out a call to action to the airport concessions industry Wednesday, urging stakeholders to contact their U.S. senators to push for financial relief for...

BNA To Open Fourth Major Concourse

Nashville International Airport (BNA) will open its new Concourse D on July 17, adding six domestic aircraft gates,115,000 square feet of terminal space. The $292 million, 25-month-long project, part of the larger BNA Vision overhaul, is anchored by the new Concourse...

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ACI Data Shows Pandemic’s Ongoing Devastation

Airports Council International (ACI) released new data that reveals the ongoing devastation the pandemic is having on air travel, reporting global passenger traffic declined by 91.3 percent year-over-year in May and is off 52.5 percent during the first five months of...

DeFazio Proposes Federal Aviation Mask Law

Oregon Representative Peter DeFazio (D) and more than a dozen other U.S. Congressional members have introduced the Healthy Flights Act of 2020, a proposed new law that includes the requirement that all passengers wear masks onboard aircraft and within airports....

ECP Terminal Expansion Welcomed

The Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) this week unveiled its brand-new terminal expansion, adding 7,000 square feet of new space and two redeveloped gates. American Airlines will be operating at one gate and the other will be utilized to...

PlayersTV Inks Deal with ReachTV

Sports lifestyle content platform PlayersTV announced a new multi-faceted distribution agreement with ReachTV to provide a branded channel for ReachTV’s airport, in-hotel and digital network. PlayersTV provides unique content and investor partnerships with athletes...

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