Federal Aviation Administration U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $495 million in airport infrastructure grants, the second allotment of the total $3.18 billion in Airport Improvement Program (AIP) funding for airports across the United States. READ MORE
Dig Defence, LLC manufactures patented, drive-in-ground, fence barriers that extend the protection of any fence or enclosed area. Currently securing numerous airports, zoos, military and commercial facilities in the lower 48 states.
DFW Airport said it will use the Netherlands-based Vanderlande’s autonomous vehicle solution, FLEET, in the recheck area in Terminal D. It’s a first-of-its kind robotic system that can handle almost 450 bags an hour, and it’s being tested with transfer passengers who arrive from international flights and connect through DFW.
New vice presidents in the Aviation group include: Steve Creamer, PE – Airfield Service Group Leader South Central Region; Amanda O’Krongley, CM – Senior Aviation Planner; and Matthew Serynek, PE – Senior Aviation Engineer
The Rohde & Schwarz R&S®QPS Quick Personnel Security scanner designed specifically to make people screening faster, more effective and comfortable at security operations. Utilizing safe millimeter wave radio technology, the R&S®QPS security scanner automatically identifies and detects objects and threats concealed under clothing.
Sponsored by the ACC Members Foundation, the purpose of this competition is to encourage innovative thinking among young professionals who are involved in the development and operations of airports.
Eligible submissions will be judged by a panel of industry experts at the 2020 Airport Planning, Design & Construction Symposium in Reno, Nevada. Winners will receive free registration to the Symposium as well as other cash prizes. To participate, teams must submit a project abstract no later than Monday, July 15, 2019.
In need of a team? Please reach out to Pinar Maurice in order to be placed! Please review the UPDATED Competition Guidelines on our website.