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AXN Announces Virtual Summit

AXN Announces Virtual Summit

Airport Experience News will host the AX Virtual Summit, an online educational event for airports and airport concessions operators in North America, on March 2 and 3, 2021. The AX Virtual Summit will take place on dates originally slated for the annual Airport...

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Partnerships Key To Recovery, Concessionaires Stress

Partnerships Key To Recovery, Concessionaires Stress

Leaders of the four largest concessions companies in North America on Wednesday stressed the importance of continuing partnerships with airports as a means to weather the business downturn the pandemic has wrought. Roger Fordyce, CEO and director of Hudson; Steve...

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New Administration, New Hopes For Aviation Funds

New Administration, New Hopes For Aviation Funds

After a $10 billion COVID-19 relief package passed last summer and a smaller $2 billion in supplemental money approved in December for airports, the industry is now turning its efforts toward funding for 2021. “We're expecting another round of coronavirus relief to be...

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ACI-NA Announces New Board Members, Other Leaders

ACI-NA Announces New Board Members, Other Leaders

Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA), the trade association representing commercial service airports in the United States and Canada, this week announced Kim Becker, president and CEO of the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority, and Jamie L....

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Aviation Experts Predict Slow Start To 2021

Aviation Experts Predict Slow Start To 2021

Airports in North America saw a much-needed boost in passenger traffic during the holiday season but are now facing a likely slow start to 2021. With the pandemic still raging in most parts of the world and few major holidays to drive traffic, travelers are expected...

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Survival? Check. But Industry Revival Still Elusive

Survival? Check. But Industry Revival Still Elusive

Participants in the final weekly industry call of 2020 revisited some of the most difficult times of the year for the aviation industry, and put forth some of their expectations for next year. The Survival And Revival call, hosted by the Airport Restaurant &...

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Impact Of COVID-19 To Be Felt For Years, ACI Predicts

Impact Of COVID-19 To Be Felt For Years, ACI Predicts

The global airport industry is expected to lose about 64.2 percent of its passengers – or more than 6 billion passengers – for calendar year 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to quash demand for air travel, Airports Council International (ACI) World said in its...

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