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Travel Roundup: Club Med Quebec, Flair Airlines + Porter Expansion

Today’s travel news roundup looks at Canada’s first Club Med resort in Charlevoix, Quebec. We also have news on Flair Airlines expanding into western Newfoundland and news about Porter’s plans to add service to eight U.S. cities, including Nashville. CLUB MED CHARLEVOIX NOW OPEN. Club Med has officially opened the...
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metroairportnews.com

Vantage Airport Group Appoints New COO of LaGuardia Gateway Partners

Vantage Airport Group announced that Suzette Noble has joined its corporate executive team as Chief Operating Officer of LaGuardia Gateway Partners, the Vantage-led private organization leading the $5.1B transformation and management of the new Terminal B at New York’s LaGuardia Airport. Reporting to LaGuardia Gateway Partners’ Chief Executive Officer, Frank...
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LaGuardia Airport Achieves Record $2 Billion in Contracts Awarded to Minority & Women-Owned Businesses

As a host of businesses in southeast Queens were forced to shut down in the spring of 2020 due to the dire economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, Principal and Founder of RCGA Architects, Robert Gaskin credits the MWBE (Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises) initiative through New York State’s LaGuardia Redevelopment project for supplying critical support.
QUEENS, NY
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Lounge Review: Capital One Debuts Impressive New Lounge at DFW

It all began 82 years ago, December 2, 1939, to be exact. American Airlines CEO C.R. Smith created a lounge at LaGuardia Airport in New York City for airline VIPs and supporters (who they called “Admirals”). Per Lounge Review, they called the lounge a “Flagship Club” to avoid confusion with the Navy.
DALLAS, TX
Community News

Trenton-Mercer Airport manager named president of regional executives group

The impact Covid-19 had on the airline industry was unlike anything that Melinda Montgomery, the manager of the Trenton-Mercer Airport, had ever seen before. Having been through other major events like 9-11, she knew that the industry would bounce back. Her leadership and commitment to keeping passengers and employees safe...
TRENTON, NJ

Port Authority providing economic, community benefits through LaGuardia Redevelopment project

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across NYC. As the COVID-19 pandemic tore through southeast Queens in the spring of 2020, a Jamaica-based architectural firm continued to operate as so many other businesses were forced to shutter due to the city’s economic fallout.
NEW YORK CITY, NY
Peter Greenberg Travel News

Art Installations at Airports

If you’re like me, you don’t want to just go to an airport and spend time there. You want to go through it, get on your plane and go. But every once in a while, an airport gives you a reason to linger. Some great, rotating art exhibitions can be found at San Francisco International Airport. As you go to the gate, don’t take the moving walkway. Instead, walk at your own pace and look at the exhibits. Each tells a story based on the theme of the installation.
VISUAL ART
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Suzette Noble

Suzette Noble, an accomplished leader with more than 20 years of experience developing and operating transformational guest experiences, joins LaGuardia Gateway Partners, the Vantage-led private organization leading the $5.1B transformation and management of the new Terminal B at New York’s LaGuardia Airport, as Chief Operating Officer. Most recently, Ms. Noble led Krispy Kreme through a $150M retail market launch amidst the global COVID-19 pandemic.
BUSINESS
newyorkconstructionreport.com

LaGuardia project generates $2 billion for MWBE businesses: Hochul

Work on the new LaGuardia Airport has resulted in a record $2 billion in contracts for minority and women-owned businesses (MWBE), New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said in a Nov. 30 statement. The redevelopment project has also demonstrated a significant focus on working with locally-based contractors; to date, $775 million...
NEW YORK CITY, NY

CLEAR is adding Terminal B of Newark Liberty International Airport in time for the vacation travel rush

NEW YORK, December 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – CLEAR (NYSE: YOU) announced today that its trusted and secure identity technology and accelerated lanes are now available at Terminal B of Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). With this expansion, CLEAR’s accelerated security lanes are now available at Terminals B and C just before the busy holiday travel season.
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futuretravelexperience.com

FTE Global 2021 Exhibitor & Sponsor Preview

NEC (Diamond Sponsor) NEC Corporation of America is a leading provider of innovative IT, network, communications and biometric solutions for service carriers, Fortune 1000 and SMB businesses across multiple vertical industries, including aviation, healthcare, government, education and hospitality. NEC Corporation of America delivers one of the industry’s broadest portfolios of technology solutions and professional services, including unified communications, wireless, voice and data, managed services, server and storage infrastructure, optical network systems, microwave radio communications and biometric security. NEC Corporation of America is a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, a global technology leader with a presence in 160 countries and $29.5 billion in revenues. At FTE Global, NEC will showcase its integrated digital identity solution, NEC I:Delight, which enables a hygienic and seamless travel experience through facial recognition, allowing travelers to create a single Digital ID that they can use within and beyond the airport. The company is sponsoring this year’s FTE Biometric & Digital Identity Summit, which will see leaders from Lufthansa, U.S. CBP, Star Alliance, NEC, TSA, SITA, Japan Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Mastercard, Port of Seattle, APEX and many more, explore how biometric technology can enable a more convenient contactless travel processes from check-in to boarding.
ECONOMY
queenseagle.com

Airport testing to remain through the holidays

Queens residents and travelers passing through LaGuardia Airport will still have access to COVID-19 testing, NYC Health + Hospitals announced over the weekend after saying the site would shutter last week. Despite the closure of the static site in the airport on Dec. 4, the New York City Test and...
QUEENS, NY
metroairportnews.com

Long Island MacArthur Airport Named in USA Today 10 Best Small Airports

In the USA Today 10 Best Readers’ Choice for best small airports, Long Island MacArthur was selected in the Top Ten for the year 2021. As one of the 10 airports that serve fewer than 10 million passengers per year, Long Island MacArthur met the winning criteria of excelling in their commercial flight offerings, easy access, and air traveler amenities.
TRAVEL
simpleflying.com

Aeroflot Boeing 777 Stuck In Beijing After Bird Strike

A Russian Aeroflot Boeing 777-300 is stuck at Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) following damage to one of its engines caused by a bird strike. On Wednesday, November 24th, Aeroflot flight number SU-200 from Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport was taking off on runway 24L for a six and a half hour flight to Beijing, China, when it collided with pigeons.
AEROSPACE & DEFENSE
steynonline.com

Steyn in for Farage Today!

Today Monday I'll be back on UK telly screens sitting in for Nigel Farage on the new must-see channel GB News. The show starts at 7pm GMT - that's 2pm North American Eastern. Hope you'll tune in. UPDATE! If you missed the live broadcast, the show reruns on the livestream...
WORLD
StreetInsider.com

CLEAR (YOU) Expands To Terminal B At Newark Liberty International Airport In Time For Holiday Travel Rush

Get inside Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your 1-week free trial here. Today, CLEAR (NYSE: YOU) announced its trusted and secure identity technology and expedited lanes are now available at Newark Liberty International Airport's (EWR) Terminal B. With this expansion, CLEAR's expedited security lanes are now available at Terminals B and C just ahead of the busy holiday travel season.
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