MIA

MIA breaks passenger record in 2016

Miami International Airport served nearly 44.6 million travelers, a new record – up by 234,000 over 2015. This was the airport’s seventh-consecutive year of passenger growth. MIA was also confirmed as the busiest U.S. airport for international freight, and broke its 2015 record for annual freight traffic, growing 0.37 percent to 2.18 million tons in […]

Duty Free Americas wins top concession award at MIA

  Duty Free Americas was named Overall Concession winner of Miami International Airport’s first annual Concessionaire of the Year Award. Nominees were judged by an independent selection panel comprised of professional organi-zations that included the Greater Miami and the Beaches Hotel Association, Convention and Visitors Bureau, Chamber of Commerce, representatives from Bayside MarketPlace, luxury retail brand […]

MIA rings in 2016 with new single-day passenger record

Miami International Airport closed out 2015 by welcoming its 44-millionth passenger of the year, shattering its previous annual record of 40.9 million set in 2014. The new annual record was followed two days later by a new single-day passenger record, when MIA handled 159,217 passengers on January 2. This number topped the previous record of […]

Miami, and Florida, on track for record tourism in 2015

Florida has received a record-breaking 54.1 million travelers in the first half of 2015, and the Sunshine State is on track to welcome more than 100 million annual visitors for the first time ever. Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez particularly cited Miami International Airport for the outstanding performance, noting that of the 14.6 million […]

Furla opens in MIA

Furla has opened a new 12sqm store in Miami International Airport’s South Terminal with Duty Free Americas. The store debuted in June with Furla’s Pre-Fall 2015 collection. “This is a perfect location for Furla and great exposure for the brand. We sincerely thank Duty Free Americas for their help in the opening and their sup-port […]

MIA pax growth on pace for another record year

After posting its best quarterly passenger growth since 2012 to begin the year, passenger growth at Miami International Airport picked up further steam in the second quarter of 2015. Total passenger traffic at MIA was up 5.79% through the second quarter compared to the same time period last year. Through June, MIA welcomed 21.9 million […]

JCDecaux: Grabbing the attention of travelers for 50 years

Azzaro at MIA

Jean-Luc Decaux, Co-CEO of JCDecaux North America, tells TMI how his company’s cutting edge campaigns are able to capture the attention – and pocket book – of the traveling public. Lois Pasternak reports. Travelers arriving in Los Angeles Airport’s Tom Bradley International Terminal at the end of last year were treated to the jaw-dropping spectacle […]

Mobile Passport Control app expands to Miami International Airport

Miami International Airport has joined Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in offering the Mobile Passport (http://mobilepassport.us), the new U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) mobile app developed by Airside Mobile and Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) in partnership with CBP. The first-of-its-kind mobile app for iOS and Android devices allows travelers to enter and submit their […]

DFASS and new Eastern Air Lines sign long-term agreement

The DFASS Group and Eastern Air Lines announced today that they have agreed on a long term multi-faceted partnership. Eastern, an iconic name in aviation history is being re-launched and will provide charter operations later this year using its fleet of 737-800s, with initial operations slated for the Bahamas, Jamaica and Mexico. DFASS and Eastern […]

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