New York’s LaGuardia soars amid $8B renovation

LaGuardia Airport in New York was built in 1939. A year later it became the busiest airport in the United States. It was the pride of the nation. It was state of the art. By 2016 it was one of the most reviled airports in the nation known for delays, congestion and shoddy facilities. Now,

New Kansas City airport step closer to construction

After a seven-year process, construction of a new single terminal at Kansas City International Airport could begin within weeks. The City Council on Thursday approved a development agreement between the city and developer Edgemoor. It also approved goals for women-and minority-owned business participation and community benefits for Kansas City’s construction workforce. The Kansas City Star

Cincinnati/N. Kentucky To Begin Construction On New Facilities

Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International officials announced that the airport will begin construction on a new rental car facility and customer service building, as well as finalize roadway improvements this year. “Our record-breaking local passenger numbers, this construction project and our strong financial profile are a reflection of our work to ensure CVG, and our entire region,

Renovation of Tampa International Airport’s Main Terminal completes

After beginning construction in 2014, the renovation of Tampa International Airport’s Main Terminal has completed. The $154-million renovation of the Main Terminal and concessions program was one of the largest elements of the first phase of the airport’s overall master plan expansion. It enhances the passenger experience, improves wayfinding, and expands concession options for travelers.

New KCI terminal project set to advance with airlines’ blessing

The march to build the new single terminal at KCI airport took another step forward Wednesday when several major airlines signed a term sheet for the project. That term sheet, as well as the city’s development agreement for the project, will be up for discussion and eventually a vote at Kansas City, Missouri City Council

Up, up and away: Bozeman airport looks toward $27M expansion

A $27 million terminal expansion to the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport was approved last week with construction planned to kick off in late March … Overall, the project is anticipated to cost approximately $27 million including additional passenger boarding bridges and the terminal apron to serve the expanded concourse.  The project is being funded through

Austin airport’s 20-year plan includes north terminal construction

It has been a long time coming. Austin-Bergstrom International Airport just opened nine new gates at the Barbara Jordan terminal. The airport once served a much smaller city when it opened in 1999. Now, it has grown to have nine nonstop international flights. “We’re always trying to see what we can do to improve the

LaGuardia’s High-Flying Makeover Has Travelers Doing Double-Takes

As Rick Cotton walked through LaGuardia Airport’s new eastern concourse at Terminal B recently, he overheard a woman say she wished she could stay longer … The airport, frequently derided by travelers, is midway through an $8 billion renovation that requires knocking down terminals and digging up roadways while serving more than 50,000 passengers on