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May 30, 2012

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May 30, 2012
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  • N.Y. airport gets new security scanner
    New York’s Westchester County Airport this week will introduce a new security scanner capable of detecting metallic and nonmetallic items. The scanner displays a generic image of the traveler. “It doesn’t matter if you are 7 feet or 5-foot-2,” said Lisa Farbstein, public affairs manager for the TSA. “It doesn’t matter if you are male or female.” Norwalk Citizen (Conn.) (5/29) sm_share.gifLinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • Traveler with loaded gun arrested at Florida airport
    Authorities arrested a man at Southwest Florida International Airport after he allegedly attempted to pass through a checkpoint with a loaded handgun. Security screeners found the semi-automatic pistol in the side pocket of Michael Anderson’s backpack. Anderson said he did not realize the gun was in the backpack. The News-Press (Fort Myers, Fla.) (5/29) sm_share.gifLinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Proposal would double airport security fee
    A Senate subcommittee last week passed a measure that could double the fee travelers pay for airport security when they book their tickets. The fee, which is currently $5 per round-trip ticket, would climb to $10. The fee has not increased in a decade. KNXV-TV (Phoenix) (5/29) sm_share.gifLinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • Passengers of today want airport of 2025 to rely on automation
    The airport of the future will likely be a more automated, customer-centric place where passengers use mobile devices to streamline key parts of their journey, shows new research from Amadeus. The new findings in the report "Reinventing the Airport Ecosystem" come from a survey of global airline passengers that found that nearly three-quarters regard the process from check-in to boarding as inefficient. The report shows a hunger from travelers for greater automation for things such as permanent electronic bag-tagging, increased reliance on mobile applications throughout the process and the ability to provide real-time feedback to airlines. Reuters (5/24), TravelWeekly.co.uk (U.K.) (5/24) sm_share.gifLinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • Fla. airports are developing plans ahead of GOP convention
    The Republican National Convention, which will be held Aug. 27 to 30 in Tampa, Fla., will bring extra traffic to general aviation airports. Temporary flight restrictions will be in place. "It’s still too early to know just how much extra traffic the airport will handle," said Tom Jewsbury, deputy director of operations and facilities at St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport. The Tampa Tribune (Fla.) (5/29) sm_share.gifLinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • 2 studies forecast different job scenarios at Hobby airport
    The Houston City Council is preparing to vote on a plan to allow international flights from William P. Hobby Airport. Job estimates vary for the proposal. A study commissioned by the city found that the proposal would create 10,000 to 18,000 jobs. However, a study commissioned by United Airlines found that it would lead to a loss of 3,700 jobs in the region. Houston Chronicle (5/28) sm_share.gifLinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • American Airlines merger would affect Miami, experts say
    AMR Corp., the parent company of American Airlines, is one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County, Fla. The airline employs almost 9,000 people in South Florida, and local experts are speculating on the future of the carrier if it merges with US Airways. "[A] merger, combined with an emergence from Chapter 11, could result in AA re-evaluating their route and competitive strategies," said Gregory Meyer, a spokesman for Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. The Miami Herald (free registration) (5/28) sm_share.gifLinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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