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JFK Opens Newly Expanded Terminal 8

The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ) joined state and local political leaders, American Airlines and British Airways in celebrating the formal opening of a newly expanded Terminal 8 at John Kennedy International Airport (JFK), marking completion of...
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JFK T6 Overhaul To Launch Next Year

New York Governor Kathy Hochul said construction of a new, $4.2 billion, world-class Terminal 6 at JFK International Airport (JFK) will move forward early next year now that financial investments have been made and approvals have been secured for the first phase of...

EWR Opens New Terminal A

New Jersey officials joined Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) executives and airport stakeholders to celebrate the opening of the new $2.7 billion Terminal A at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). Airport operator Munich Airport NJ oversees...

Act Now – Airport Awards Nominations Extended Through November 18!

AXN is now seeking nominations for its 2023 Airport and Concessions Awards. We’re looking for the most exciting and innovative concepts, the best operators and the most effective airport concessions teams. Check out the full list of awards categories and find out how to nominate. Nominations are open to subscribers only, subscribe now to participate.

Gotthard Joins WHSmith NA As CEO

Gotthard Joins WHSmith NA As CEO

Kevin Gotthard has been appointed chief financial officer for WHSmith North America, which incorporates both Marshall Retail Group (MRG) and InMotion. He will oversee the finance department in a period of rapid growth as the business expands its stores across airports...

7-11 Opens At YYZ

7-11 Opens At YYZ

A 24-hour 7-11 convenience store has opened at Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYC). Located in Terminal 1 International Arrivals, the store will serve travelers and airport employees who are quickly on-the-go, as well as those waiting to pick up loved ones....

YEG Opens Entertainment Center

YEG Opens Entertainment Center

Edmonton International Airport (YEG) has added Sevens at 49 VLT (video lottery terminal) Lounge, a gaming establishment, to its roster of concessions options for travelers. 747 Gaming Group Corporation handles gaming operations while SSP America provides the food and...

AAAE Extends Hauptli’s Contract

AAAE Extends Hauptli’s Contract

The American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE)  has extended the contract of current president and chief executive officer Todd Hauptli. Hauptli has signed a new deal keeping him in the role through the end of 2028. Hauptli has served as AAAE president and CEO...

OTG’s NY-Area Restaurants Certified Green

OTG’s NY-Area Restaurants Certified Green

OTG Management said all 86 of its locations at John Kennedy International (JFK), LaGuardia (LGA), and Newark Liberty International (EWR) airports have earned the prestigious Certified Green Restaurant sustainability certification by the Green Restaurant Association....

DEN Offers Options For Land Development

DEN Offers Options For Land Development

Denver International Airport (DEN) is seeking offers from qualified developers, investors and users for commercial development on airport land. The ground leases span up to 1,500 acres of the airport’s non-aviation land. DEN is the second largest landowner of any...

PHL Opens Pure Leaf Holiday Oasis Lounge

PHL Opens Pure Leaf Holiday Oasis Lounge

Pure Leaf Iced Tea has partnered with Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) to create the first-ever Pure Leaf Holiday Oasis Lounge, where travelers can relax and say “no” to the stress of seasonal travel. The custom-built lounge located in the D/E connector near...

MIA Launches Queuing Assistance Program

MIA Launches Queuing Assistance Program

Miami International Airport (MIA) has launched a new program for passengers with disabilities or limited mobility arriving from foreign destinations, enabling them to request special queueing assistance when traveling through the U.S. Customs and Border Protection...

FAA Clears Way for ORD Expansion

FAA Clears Way for ORD Expansion

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued its finding there is “no significant impact" of the proposed O'Hare International Airport (ORD) Terminal Area Plan, paving the way to start construction on two new satellite concourses, a new O'Hare Global Terminal...

MSP Adds New Concessions

MSP Adds New Concessions

Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport (MSP) has opened several new concessions in advance of the busy holiday travel season, including a new Crisp & Green to provide healthy meal options for travelers. Located near Gate G22, Crisp & Green offers a...

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Airport Experience News Magazine | Fall 2022

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AAAE, ACI-NA Gear Up For Funding Push

Fall 2022

Infrastructure Funds Spur Terminal Investment

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Perks, Pay Help Ease Labor Shortages

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Route Adjustments Make Small Airports Vulnerable

Fall 2022

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