Latest Airport Authority Stories

2014-07-22 12:21:51

FLINT, Mich., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tonight, the Bishop International Airport Authority Board is expected to approve the hiring of Craig Williams, A.A.E., as the new Airport Director. He is currently employed as the Director of Operations and Facilities at the Ft. Wayne International Airport in Indiana. Airport Authority Chairperson, Mike McNamara: "The Airport Authority Board is looking forward to welcoming Mr. Williams and his family to Bishop International Airport. Our...

2014-03-26 16:20:26

More than 12 million passengers voted on worldwide airport travel experiences RICHMOND, BC, March 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Vancouver International Airport (YVR) was named #1 Airport in North America for the fifth consecutive year by Skytrax World Airport Awards in Barcelona, Spain on March 26, 2014. This exceptional honour marks only the second time in award history that any airport has earned top ranking five years in a row. YVR also remains one of the world's best airports, the only...

2014-03-12 08:21:44

New kiosks speed customs entry process for international travellers VANCOUVER, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Vancouver Airport Authority (YVR) today announced the sale of 74 Automated Passport Control (APC) BorderXpress kiosks to the world's busiest airport - Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). This innovative kiosk technology will greatly expedite the customs entry process for eligible passengers at ATL. BorderXpress APC kiosks typically reduce the U.S....

2014-01-27 20:20:15

GARY, Ind., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- $100 Million Investment Over 40 Years from World Class Firms -- $25 Million Investment in First Three Years -- City and Airport to Share in Future Profits -- Performance Incentives to Drive Future Growth -- 30% Participation Goal for Local Businesses -- 20% Participation Goal for Disadvantaged/Minority Businesses -- $300,000 Workforce Development Investment in Three Years --...

2014-01-08 16:20:29

Vancouver International Airport Ushers in the Year of the Dreamliner RICHMOND, BC, Jan. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Vancouver International Airport (YVR) ushered in the Year of the Dreamliner today with Japan Airlines' announcement that it will begin Boeing 787 operations on its daily non-stop service between YVR and Tokyo's Narita Airport (NRT) beginning Monday, February 3, 2014. This inaugural will mark the first-ever scheduled arrival of a Boeing 787 Dreamliner to YVR. "Metro Vancouver's...

2013-10-14 23:25:11

Project owner and panel provider GES has solar projects in development all over the United States, including commercial roof-mounted systems in the Midwest, solar farms in California, and many others. Indianapolis, Indiana (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 The IND Solar Farm at the Indianapolis International Airport has introduced unique opportunities to multiple businesses. General Energy Solutions (GES), along with several organizations, such as Indianapolis Airport Authority (IAA), the City of...

2013-08-20 23:02:52

In Indianapolis, Indiana the IND Solar Farm at the Indianapolis International Airport has introduced unique opportunities to local businesses. Several Indianapolis metropolitan-based organizations such as the Indianapolis Airport Authority (IAA), the City of Indianapolis, GES, Telamon Corporation, Johnson Melloh Solutions, Cenergy Power and Indianapolis Power & Light Company (IPL) have partnered in bringing the IND Solar Farm to fruition. Indianapolis, Indiana (PRWEB) August 20, 2013...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.