Archive for May, 2016

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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