Airports

American Airlines and British Airways unveil enhancement details for premium travelers at JFK’s Terminal 8

American Airlines and British Airways have announced more details regarding plans to co-locate operations at John F. Kennedy International Airport’s (JFK) Terminal 8 beginning Dec. 1, 2022. These enhancements feature extensive upgrades for premium passengers traveling on both airlines and other oneworld partners. The $400 million joint investment to redevelop, expand and enhance the terminal […]

3Sixty Duty Free approved as duty free concessionaire at California’s Ontario International Airport

3Sixty Duty Free and More has been approved for a 10-year duty free concession at Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Southern California. The retail space, located in Terminal 2, is 3Sixty’s first airport retail operation on the U.S. West Coast. The Ontario International Airport Authority (OIAA) Board of Commissioners announced its approval on January 13. […]

5G roll out suspended near US airports over interference concerns as A4A CEO warns: Still “work to be done”

Airlines, airports and the U.S. government have been at odds over the imminent switch to 5G phone technology, which was planned to take place throughout the U.S. on Jan. 18. The problem is that the 5G waves are similar to the radio frequencies used by airline altimeters and the aviation industry fears this will result […]

PANYNJ announce revisions to contract for 2.4 million square foot New Terminal One at JFK

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) closes out this year with the announcement of revisions to the agreement to construct a massive new Terminal One at John F. Kennedy International Airport. A $9.5 billion project, the 2.4 million square foot  state-of-the-art new international terminal will anchor the south side of JFK. The Terminal will be built […]

The Macallan and Duty Free Americas unveil first Boutique in the Americas at NY JFK International Airport

The Macallan Single Malt Scotch Whisky has partnered with Duty Free Americas to unveil The Macallan’s new retail experience at John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport Terminal 7 – the first opening of the brand’s global Boutique program in the Americas. The official ribbon-cutting ceremony was attended by senior representatives from Edrington Global Travel Retail, […]

ACI World reveals need for trillions in capital expenditure for recovery and long term growth

New Airports Council International (ACI) World forecasts for the global airport sector show that approximately US$2.4 trillion in airport capital investments will be needed to address the long-term trend in passenger demand to 2040. The Global Outlook of Airport Capital Expenditure – Meeting Sustainable Development Goals and Future Air Travel Demand, published on Wednesday, shows that significant […]

LAX celebrates dedication of $1.7B state-of-the-art West Gates at TBIT

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti officially dedicated the West Gates at Tom Bradley International Terminal on May 24, celebrating the opening of Los Angeles International Airport’s (LAX) $1.73 billion investment which modernizes the guest experience with cutting-edge technology, stunning architecture, a checked-bag storage system, biometric boarding gates and top amenities. The five-level, 15-gate, 750,000-sq-foot facility […]

Fraport brings more local flavor for travelers at BWI

Fraport Maryland, a division on Fraport USA, the developer and manager of the retail, food and beverage programs at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI), opened three new anchor shops the Concourse A extension: regional favorite dining venues Miss Shirley’s Café’ and the  R&R Seafood Bar, and the District Market, which brings more local specialties […]

3Sixty Duty Free reopens expanded store in FLL, Terminal 4 in advance of expected summer travel surge

3Sixty Duty Free & More celebrated the grand reopening and expansion of its retail store located in Terminal 4 of Ft. Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport. The newly expanded T4 location occupies 3,300 square feet and is the largest retail outlet within the facility.  Capitalizing on a long-term partnership that dates back to 2006 under […]