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 November 06, 2014

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

 



Airports, travelers also have a stake in election
Roll Call
Congressional appropriations committee staffers who spoke at the aviation security summit sponsored by the American Association of Airport Executives were hanging on tenterhooks just as much as other people were to see what outcome voters choose. The current spending bill funds government operations only through Dec. 11. Depending on how elections turn out, Congress could pass a full-year continuing resolution which would essentially continue funding at current levels through next September.
   Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE  




DOMESTIC AIRPORT NEWS

Democratic defeats to reshape transportation panels   Roll Call
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Is the future cargo-free at JFK Airport?   By Matt Falcus
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


SPONSORED CONTENT

Las Vegas airport's longest runway to get $67M overhaul   USA Today
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Airbus interview: research, innovation and the future of aviation   ComputerWeekly
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
 

Alternative fuel center to open at O'Hare International Airport   Chicago Sun-Times
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

LA County parks tax and Santa Monica airport measure D in jeopardy   Los Angeles Times
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article



Voters speak loudly on O'Hare noise   Chicago Tribune
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Airports, airlines disagree about raising ticket fees   USA Today
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Hertz completes solar installations at Denver and St. Louis International Airport locations   PRNewswire via AviationPros
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

The future of airport terminal design: destination status, 5-star amenities, stress-free travel   Building Design & Construction
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

6 airports that are making money off the environment   Reynolds Center
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT NEWS

Airline business models converging across US, Europe   Aviation Week
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Singapore-led group wins $1.4B Myanmar Airport deal   Bloomberg
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

India may build airport at Tawang, near China border   The Times of India
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Self-service will soon be the standard at international airports   Skift
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Dnata to manage UK's Manchester Airport   Emirates 24/7
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Emirates empowers airport staff with launch of new mobile app technology   eTurboNews
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

From iPads and apps to preparing for irregular operations — how GTAA is prioritizing the passenger   Future Travel Experience
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Melbourne Airport, Qantas, ACI and IATA partner on Smart Security pilot   Future Travel Experience
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Despite Asia's booming airline growth, investments are still losing money   Skift
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


FAA/TSA/ACRP NEWS

Understanding Microbial Biofilms in Receiving Waters Impacted by Airport Deicing Activities   ACRP
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Airport Safety Information Video Series   FAA
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Administrator speaks at ICAO Symposium on Innovation in Aviation Security   TSA
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Updated statement on SpaceShipTwo incident   FAA
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

FAA issues final rule updating aircraft icing standards   FAA
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


ACC MEMBER NEWS


Principato selected to lead NASAO
NASAO
The National Association of State Aviation Officials announced that Greg Principato has been named president and CEO of the 83-year-old organization based in the Washington D.C. Principato most recently served as president and CEO of ACI-NA from 2005-2013.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


Faith Group LLC announces hire of Dave Fleet as director of consulting
Faith Group LLC
Fleet has 18 years in airport senior management with the Indianapolis Airport Authority and Harrisburg International Airport and has been a consultant in aviation planning and airport safety for the past 9 years.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


Morpho Detection awarded Frankfurt Airport contract for desktop trace detectors
Morpho
Morpho (Safran), through its subsidiary Morpho Detection, announced a contract with Fraport AG, the owner and manager of Frankfurt Airport, for 45 Itemiser DX explosives trace detectors.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


ACC NEWS


ACC discusses ACC airport sustainability efforts at Airports Going Green 2014
ACC
ACC President T.J. Schulz discussed the organization’s efforts to educate the airport industry on sustainability programs and practices during the AAAE/Chicago Department of Aviation’s 7th Annual Airports Going Green conference this week in Chicago. Schulz outlined ACC’s role in the establishment of the Sustainable Aviation Guidance Alliance (SAGA) database of sustainable practices and also discussed ACC’s efforts to become more sustainable in its operations and events. He noted that over the past 10 years ACC’s member companies have also joined the sustainable movement by adopting corporate sustainability policies. He added that current emphasis areas in sustainability at airports center around identifying cost savings, including renewable energy and recycling programs.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


ACC provides review of ADRM draft modules on Airside Infrastructure, Baggage Handling Systems
ACC
Under the leadership of Steve Riano, aviation practice leader with Bechtel Corporation and chair of the ACC Globalization Committee, ACC members were reviewed and commented on draft modules covering Airside Infrastructure and Baggage Handling Systems for the IATA Airport Design Reference Manual (ADRM). The ADRM provides guidance on designing airport facilities taking user needs in mind. An essential reference for airport development, the ADRM is a valuable tool for all stakeholders involved in airport development and planning. These updates are the latest step in a comprehensive review of the ADRM, which has already featured ACC input draft modules covering master planning, forecasting, terminal planning, cargo terminal, security, Automated People Mover systems and airport commissioning.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


Final week to save on registration to the 2014 ACC Global Business Summit
ACC
Register by Friday, November 14, 2014 to take advantage of the extended early registration rates for the 2014 ACC Global Business Summit being held December 3-4 in Washington, DC. The recently-updated agenda features the owner's perspective of global development from Ginger Evans, Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA), Ignacio Castejon Hernandez, Ferrovial Aeropuertos, and Ralf Gaffal, Munich Airport. Meanwhile, expert consultants like Qianlin Li, Landrum & Brown; Abbas Mirza, ICF International; and Kerr Lammie, Airbiz, will provide attendees with insight and analysis of global markets and trends.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


ACC EVENTS

Date Event Location
Nov. 10 ACC Small Business Workshop Ft. Myers, Fla.
Nov. 10-12 2014 ACC Annual Conference & Exposition Ft. Myers, Fla.
Dec. 3-4 ACC Global Business Summit Washington, D.C.
Feb. 18-20 ACC/AAAE Airport Planning, Design and Construction Symposium Denver, Colo.






 

ACC Airport Consulting 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 Airport Consulting Weekly was sent to ##Email##. To unsubscribe, click here. Did someone forward this edition to you? Subscribe here -- it's free!
Recent issues
Oct. 30, 2014
Oct. 23, 2014
Oct. 16, 2014
Oct. 9, 2014



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