Archive for January, 2014

New company brings curbside valet service to ATL

Filed in News by on January 22, 2014
New company brings curbside valet service to ATL

For travelers who want to make catching a flight as easy as a visit to their favorite restaurant, a new company has launched the first curbside valet service at Hartsfield-Jackson. GreenCoat Auto Conciege, based in Atlanta, quietly began operations this past August, allowing customers to simply leave their cars at the curb when arriving for […]

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ATL opens first airport TSA PreCheck enrollment site in the Southeast

Filed in News by on January 15, 2014
ATL opens first airport TSA PreCheck enrollment site in the Southeast

Hartsfield-Jackson on January 15 became the first airport in the Southeast to host an on-site application office for the Transportation Security Administration’s popular TSA PreCheck expedited screening program. “At the world’s busiest passenger airport, we are continually working to improve the traveler experience,” says Hartsfield-Jackson Interim General Manager Miguel Southwell. “The addition of a TSA […]

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ATL becomes nation’s first airport ecodistrict

Filed in Sustainability by on January 10, 2014
ATL becomes nation’s first airport ecodistrict

If Hartsfield-Jackson feels a little greener in recent months, it could be because, over the summer, ATL became the nation’s first airport ecodistrict. If the word “ecodistrict” seems unfamiliar, that’s understandable. There’s not an official, universally accepted, definition for the term just yet, explains Shelly Lamar, a DOA planning manager who oversees aspects of the […]

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CNN features “ATL24 – A Day in the Life of the World’s Busiest Airport”

Filed in News by on January 10, 2014
CNN features “ATL24 – A Day in the Life of the World’s Busiest Airport”

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the subject of an ambitious feature package by more than three dozen reporters and photographers from CNN that was published on the news channel’s website at the end of November. A collaborative partnership between Hartsfield-Jackson and CNN, “ATL24” showcases a 24-hour cycle at the world’s busiest airport through a series […]

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