Archive for April, 2016

New 20-year lease deal with Delta ensures Hartsfield-Jackson’s ‘continued trajectory’

Filed in News by on April 27, 2016
New 20-year lease deal with Delta ensures Hartsfield-Jackson’s ‘continued trajectory’

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport scored a major victory Wednesday, when the City of Atlanta approved a new 20-year lease agreement with Delta Air Lines. The deal, which marks the culmination of more than a year of negotiations with Delta, keeps the airline’s corporate headquarters in Atlanta through 2036. At the same time, the agreement sets […]

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Hartsfield-Jackson caps Sustainability Month with awards luncheon, Earth Day

Filed in Events, News, Sustainability by on April 22, 2016
Hartsfield-Jackson caps Sustainability Month with awards luncheon, Earth Day

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) honored eight local organizations and five Airport employees for their sustainable business practices at the second annual GreeningATL Excellence Awards luncheon Thursday. Nearly 300 Airport stakeholders gathered for the event, which along with the inaugural Passenger Earth Day Celebration capped a series of world-class activities to mark Sustainability Month. At […]

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‘Wings for Autism’ set to take flight at ATL

Filed in Events, News by on April 11, 2016
‘Wings for Autism’ set to take flight at ATL

Let’s face it: Traveling can be stressful, even overwhelming. That’s especially true for individuals with autism, who can easily have a meltdown amid the sights, the sounds and the frenetic pace at airports. ATL’s inaugural “Wings for Autism” event is designed to ease that stress by introducing – and acclimating – autistic individuals to the […]

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Hartsfield-Jackson to host inaugural Airport Volunteer Awards Celebration

Filed in Events, News, Volunteerism by on April 7, 2016
Hartsfield-Jackson to host inaugural Airport Volunteer Awards Celebration

Every day, volunteers at Hartsfield-Jackson lend a helping hand and a kind word to the nearly 275,000 guests who pass through the world’s most traveled airport. Some volunteers guide our youngest visitors during Airport tours while others greet our men and women in uniform or share a prayer for people of all faiths. Over the […]

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ATL unveils interactive CPR kiosk

Filed in News by on April 4, 2016
ATL unveils interactive CPR kiosk

When it comes to dealing with cardiac arrests, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) has a variety of life-saving tools, from mobile medical response teams to automated external defibrillators to CPR-trained employees. On Thursday, officials added a new tool to ATL’s medical arsenal. Before more than 50 guests near Gate A11, officials unveiled a kiosk designed […]

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