Archive for December, 2014

Holidays at Hartsfield-Jackson

Filed in Events by on December 23, 2014
Holidays at Hartsfield-Jackson

Hartsfield-Jackson brightens up the Holiday for more than 400 first graders from Northcutt Elementary, Love T. Nolan Elementary, Brookview Elementary and Peyton Forest Elementary. The program included a puppet show, tips on how the holidays are celebrated around the world, and a special gift giving event with Santa and Mrs. Claus.

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Airport choir brings Glee-ful atmosphere to ATL

Filed in Employees, News by on December 16, 2014
Airport choir brings Glee-ful atmosphere to ATL

A newly-formed Department of Aviation chorus has been busy making spirits a little brighter around the Airport during this holiday season. The group of about 22 volunteer singers made its debut at the Nov. 25 ATL tree-lighting ceremony in the domestic terminal atrium after only one practice session, and has made several appearances since, dressed […]

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Airport takes Better Buildings Challenge award

Filed in Sustainability by on December 9, 2014
Airport takes Better Buildings Challenge award

For the second year in a row, Hartsfield-Jackson has won a Top Performer award from the Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge for its transition to energy-efficient LED lighting in the north and south domestic terminal parking decks. The award was announced Dec. 2 in a recognition ceremony at the National Center for Civil and Human Rights. […]

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Stress of traveling eased by ATL therapy dogs

Filed in News by on December 3, 2014
Stress of traveling eased by ATL therapy dogs

Over the holidays, nearly a dozen trained therapy dogs will be visiting the domestic terminal atrium at Hartsfield-Jackson to provide aid and comfort to weary and anxious travelers. If the pilot program goes well through the end of the month, hounds could become a regular sight around the airport. Until then, volunteers will CAREing Paws, […]

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