Airports

Armstrong International Traffic Growth Continues

March 7, 2013 0

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, USA, reported a 0.6% rise in passenger volumes to 8,600,989 in 2012, compared to 8,548,375 in 2011. Departing passengers increased 0.6% to 4,306,707 while arriving passengers went up 0.7% […]

Airline Focus

USA Air Links

February 25, 2013 0

From May 1, 2013, Virgin America will operate four daily flights to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) from Mineta San José International Airport (SJC). The carrier plans to operate Airbus A320 aircraft – seating up […]

Airports

Lowest Mishandled Baggage Rate in 2012

February 14, 2013 0

The USA’s largest airlines reported their lowest rate of mishandled baggage during 2012, and set high marks for on-time performance, the fewest long tarmac delays, and a low rate of cancelled flights. According to the […]

Airports

Passenger Traffic Record for SFO

February 6, 2013 0

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) announced an all-time record for passenger traffic, handling 44.5 million passengers in 2012.  This represents an 8.5% increase on 2011, which set the previous record of 41 million. According to […]

Airline Focus

Virgin America Launches Silicon Valley Services

February 5, 2013 0

From May 1, 2013, Virgin America will operate four daily flights to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) from Mineta San José International Airport (SJC). Operating Airbus A320 aircraft, seating up to 149 passengers, the carrier […]

Airline Focus

PHL and US Airways Announce Lease Extension

January 24, 2013 0

The City of Philadelphia and US Airways have agreed on the terms of a two-year lease extension until June 30, 2015, for Philadelphia International Airport (PHL). The agreement allows for $734 million in new capital […]

Air Cargo

Miami Welcomes Airbus A330-200F

January 22, 2013 0

Miami International Airport, USA, has welcomed the inaugural flight of Tampa Cargo Airlines’ Airbus A330-200F, one of only 15 of its type in use worldwide and the first of its kind in Latin America.  The […]

Airports

New Orleans Welcomes Latest Restaurants

January 18, 2013 0

Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services has opened new dining concepts at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, USA. Matt King, President of Delaware North, said that the openings were just in time for Mardi […]

Airports

Sea-Tac Welcomes New Concession

January 14, 2013 0

The Port of Seattle has welcomed the arrival of The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf retailer on Concourse A at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac). Originating from Southern California, the brand is the oldest and largest, […]

Airports

The Club at San José Opens

January 11, 2013 0

On January 10, Mineta San José International Airport (SJC) and Airport Lounge Development (ALD) opened The Club at SJC, a common-use VIP lounge. For a $35 day pass, passengers can access all amenities at the […]