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Inaugural Safety Fest attracts up to 350 as Hartsfield-Jackson educates, celebrates

Filed in News, Safety by on August 26, 2016
Inaugural Safety Fest attracts up to 350 as Hartsfield-Jackson educates, celebrates

Hartsfield-Jackson’s world-class safety culture was on display – literally – at the first-ever OneATL Safety Always Safety Fest on Wednesday, Aug. 24. The daylong event – with its series of presentations, demonstrations and exhibits – drew up to 350 people from across the Airport community. It featured the annual FOD Walk, followed by the Safety Expo, […]

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Mayor, ATL leaders unveil Wall of Honor

Filed in Events, News by on July 6, 2016
Mayor, ATL leaders unveil Wall of Honor

Amid a sea of red, white and blue, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed officially unveiled the U.S. Military Service Wall of Honor, a permanent tribute to the armed services, in a ceremony Thursday at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). “As we approach our Independence Day weekend,” Mayor Reed said, “this extraordinary tribute is a timely, well-deserved […]

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Three-day conference focuses on sustainability

Filed in Events, News, Sustainability by on July 6, 2016
Three-day conference focuses on sustainability

Sustainability and asset management took center stage Wednesday, June 22 at the kickoff of the second annual International Sustainable Asset Management (ISAM) Conference. The three-day conference, hosted by Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) in partnership with the International Facility Management Association (IFMA), serves as a platform for introducing best practices, showcasing new technologies, and offering […]

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ATL officially welcomes Qatar Airways

Filed in News by on June 3, 2016
ATL officially welcomes Qatar Airways

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) leaders on Wednesday officially welcomed the inaugural flight of Qatar Airways, which flew in the world’s largest passenger aircraft just for the occasion. Atlanta Fire Rescue delivered a water-cannon salute as the plane, a super-jumbo Airbus A380, touched down and made its approach to the gate just after 4 p.m. Qatar Airways […]

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ATL signs Sister Airport Agreement with TLV

Filed in News by on May 25, 2016
ATL signs Sister Airport Agreement with TLV

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) officials on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with their counterparts from Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport (TLV), ushering in a new era of friendship and cooperation between the world’s most traveled airport and the largest international airport in Israel. The Sister Airport Agreement – signed by ATL’s Interim […]

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In ‘lasting tribute’ to beloved Airport leader, Hartsfield-Jackson dedicates Stogner Hill

Filed in News by on May 19, 2016
In ‘lasting tribute’ to beloved Airport leader, Hartsfield-Jackson dedicates Stogner Hill

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) leaders on Thursday officially renamed Radar Hill as Stogner Hill in honor of the late James Stogner, the retired assistant general manager who devoted more than 40 years to the world’s most traveled airport. Before Stogner’s family, including widow Pat Stogner, Aviation General Manager Miguel Southwell led the dedication of […]

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Turkish Airlines’ inaugural flight arrives at ATL, ushers in daily Atlanta-Istanbul route

Filed in News by on May 17, 2016
Turkish Airlines’ inaugural flight arrives at ATL, ushers in daily Atlanta-Istanbul route

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) leaders on Monday night officially welcomed Turkish Airlines’ inaugural flight, noting the strategic importance of the Atlanta-to-Istanbul route in propelling Atlanta’s economy to new heights. “It’s an exciting time for us because we know that there’s a direct relationship between investment and trade between two points and the presence of […]

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ATL to officially welcome Turkish Airlines

Filed in Events, News by on May 13, 2016
ATL to officially welcome Turkish Airlines

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) on Monday will deliver a water-cannon salute and red-carpet welcome to Turkish Airlines, the latest passenger carrier to launch operations at the world’s most traveled airport. The inaugural Turkish Airlines flight, a Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, is expected to touch down at ATL just after 5 p.m., ushering in new daily, nonstop service […]

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ATL kicks off campaign to boost PreCheck enrollment ahead of busy summer season

Filed in News by on May 6, 2016
ATL kicks off campaign to boost PreCheck enrollment ahead of busy summer season

In an effort to enhance the customer experience at security checkpoints ahead of the busy summer travel season, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) has launched a public awareness campaign to boost enrollment in PreCheck, TSA’s expedited security screening program. The move comes as passenger counts continue to soar at the world’s most traveled airport, and […]

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Hartsfield-Jackson salutes air cargo community, sets sights on top 5 spot for leading cargo airports

Filed in Events, News by on May 5, 2016
Hartsfield-Jackson salutes air cargo community, sets sights on top 5 spot for leading cargo airports

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport leaders honored the air cargo community Wednesday, recognizing businesses and individuals for their achievements and, at the same time, pledging to catapult the ATL into the top five U.S. airports for cargo volume. “I’d like to thank the cargo employees, freight forwarders, ground handlers, airlines and trucking companies,” Vivica Brown, ATL’s […]

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