This message contains images. If you don't see images, click here to view.
Advertise in this news brief.




Text Version   RSS   Subscribe   Unsubscribe   Archive   Media Kit July 02, 2015

A Weekly News and Information Resource for Airport Development Experts www.ACConline.org         

 



GOP House leaders delay introduction of FAA reauthorization bill
The Wall Street Journal
U.S. House Republican leaders opted to delay the introduction and consideration of a broad Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization bill until September at the earliest, in a last-minute decision that caught some aviation industry officials and lawmakers by surprise. The decision makes it likely that the FAA, facing a reauthorization deadline of Sept. 30, will get a stopgap funding bill — perhaps lasting for a few months or into mid-2016.
   Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE  




DOMESTIC AIRPORT NEWS

New commissioner addresses Chicago O'Hare's future  
By Matt Falcus
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Stunning airport terminals to inspire your summer travels  
The Huffington Post
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


SPONSORED CONTENT

Southwest and Delta in temporary truce at Love Field as lawsuit proceeds  
Skift
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Tampa airport surveys customers on impact of $1B construction project  
The Tampa Tribune
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


PRODUCT SHOWCASE
  BAGGAGE CHECK-IN SCALES and electronic upgrade kits
Made in the USA by Pennsylvania Scale. Wide range of standard and custom sizes for any bagwell or kiosk. 1, 2, 3 or up to 4 displays—attractive SS flush mount, surface mount, or temporary displays complement any architectural design.

Commercial approvals for the USA and Canada.

Contact 800.233.0473 xt 6911 or rsw@pascale.com or see us on the web at www.pascale.com
 

RDU embarks on 2040 plan  
The Herald-Sun via AviationPros
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Ground the travel tax hike  
The Hill
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article



$650M Armstrong Airport project on schedule as it heads into construction phase  
NOLA.com
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

$45M renovation project: 5 baggage claim carousels now open at Mitchell International Airport  
WITI-TV
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Airports eye new revenue opportunities from beacon technology  
Runway Girl Network
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT NEWS

With great fanfare, Pyongyang opens new airport terminal  
The Associated Press via The Denver Post
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Airport expansion: It's build, build, build in much of the world  
BBC News
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

World's 1st 'airport resort' comes to Cebu  
CNBC
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Bahrain Airport issues terminal expansion tenders  
Trade Arabia News Service via AviationPros
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Dubai airports CEO: Building huge new airports does not guarantee an improved passenger experience  
Future Travel Experience
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Changi Airport's T5 will be 10 times as big as VivoCity  
The Straits Times
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

3rd runway recommended at UK's Heathrow Airport  
USA Today
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


FAA/TSA/ACRP NEWS

Understanding airport air quality and public health studies related to airports  
ACRP
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

NASA-developed air traffic management tool deployed  
Phys.org
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Guidebook for advancing collaborative decision making at airports  
ACRP
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

FAA to airport system: Houston, we have a spaceport  
Your Houston News
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Airport cooperative research program brochure  
ACRP
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


ACC MEMBER NEWS

WHPacific seeking to hire an airport planner in Seattle, WA or Portland, OR.  
WHPacific
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Mead & Hunt seeking to hire an aviation civil engineering in Denver. Deadline: July 17  
Mead & Hunt
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Vanderlande reveals record record turnover and order intake  
Vanderlande via Airport Suppliers
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

The Avinor Group in Norway moves its 46 airports to the Amadeus cloud  
AviationPros
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Parsons Brinckerhoff designing runway reconstruction at Topeka Regional Airport  
AviationPros
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Orlando Sanford to implement AirIT's EASE virtualized shared use platform, AODB, and FIDS  
AirIT
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

HMMH receives 2015 Pro Patria Award  
HMMH
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Finland Airports select Implant Sciences' QS-B220  
Implant Sciences
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

ASI Receives GreenCircle Recertification  
ASI
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Mactan Cebu International Airport implements Rockwell Collins' ARINC vMUSE for improved passenger processing  
Rockwell Collins
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


ACC NEWS


ACC receiving comments for Draft FAA Change 1 to AC 150/5100-14E
ACC
In September of 2014, the FAA released AC 150/5100-14E, which updated the regulations governing the process in which airport sponsors procure and contract for professional services. Since its release last year, a number of modifications and updates have been made to the Advisory Circular, and last week the FAA released Change 1 for industry review and comment. ACC is consolidating industry comments and relaying them to FAA for consideration, in which comments are due to ACC by Tuesday, July 7 to ChrisS@ACConline.org.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


ACC submits comments on IATA ADRM draft module updates
ACC
At the request of IATA, members of the ACC Terminal Committee had an opportunity to review and provide feedback on two draft updates to IATA Airport Design Reference Manual (ADRM) modules: Airport Simulation and Boarding Pass Check. Many thanks to the following ACC members that provided feedback: Christopher Blasie, Rockwell Collins; Belinda Hargrove, TransSolutions; Timothy L. Hudson, ATKINS; Cliff King, Bechtel Corporation; Farzam Mostoufi, Bechtel Corporation; Amy Sonbuchner, Alliiance; Dr. Michel Thomet, Bechtel Corporation; Phillip Vigor, Hatch Mott MacDonald; and Marion White, HOK.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


New Manager of FAA Airport Planning and Environmental Division (APP-400)
ACC
Michael Hines has been announced as the new Manager of the FAA Airport Planning and Environmental Division (APP-400). Mike has been an employee of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) for more than seven years. He brings extensive knowledge and experience in all aspects of airport planning including airside, landside and terminal area; intermodal coordination; airspace and critical surfaces; and the complex interactions between planning and the environmental processes. Mike has participated as a member of ACRP and RTCA panels such as Defining Aircraft Capacity and the Airspace and Procedures Working Group. He will officially start as APP-400 on July 27, 2015.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


ACC Institute Webinar: Insider Threat as Part of an Aviation Security Program
ACC
August 4, 2015, 3-4 p.m. EDT
This webinar will address the growing awareness of the potential risks to the aviation industry posed by aviation workers and the call to action for security experts to be more actively involved in addressing insider threats. The session will discuss the modern solutions and approaches airports are applying to this area and how they complement traditional security technologies to create a proactive and reactive approach to risk for airports. As the regulatory agencies look for means to close known security gaps and industry brings more evolved capabilities to apply to this area, this session is designed help security experts define roles they can play in the utilization of Identity Management / Predictive Behavioral Analysis solutions in the aviation industry and better understand the cultural and operational impacts surrounding the adoption of these advanced solutions.

Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


ACC EVENTS

Date Event Location
July 16-17 ACC Airports Technical Workshop Washington, D.C.
Aug. 4 Insider Threat as Part of an Aviation Security Program ACC Institute Webinar
Aug. 25-26 ACC/AAAE Airport Technologies Workshop Salt Lake City, Utah
Nov. 9-11 37th ACC Annual Conference and Exposition Newport Beach, California
Dec. 1-2 ACC/BAG Global Business Summit London, United Kingdom
Dec. 15-17 ACI-NA/ACC Airport Planning & NEPA Course Washington, D.C.
Mar. 2-4, 2016 ACC/AAAE Airport Planning, Design & Construction Symposium Salt Lake City, Utah


TRENDING ARTICLES
Missed last week's issue? See which articles your colleagues read most.

    Dallas sues US as fight over local airport escalates (The Associated Press via Amarillo Globe-News)
Delta CEO proclaims Detroit Metropolitan Airport best in the world (Skift)
Airlines vs. airports: A dogfight over fees imposed on fliers (NPR)
Senate confirms new TSA administrator, following reports of security gaps at US airports (The Associated Press via U.S. News & World Report)
Atlanta's domestic terminal to get sorely needed update (Curbed Atlanta)

Don't be left behind. Click here to see what else you missed.
 



ACC Weekly

Colby Horton, Vice President of Publishing, 469.420.2601
Download media kit

Natalie Rodriguez, Senior Editor, 469.420.2635   
Contribute news

This edition of the ACC Weekly was sent to ##Email##. To unsubscribe, click here. Did someone forward this edition to you? Subscribe here -- it's free!

Recent issues

June 25, 2015
June 18, 2015
June 11, 2015
June 4, 2015






7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063