Following the recent crash of a Russian airliner in the Sinai Peninsula, Egypt, there have been calls by governments and air transport industry executives to review and tighten airport
in Cincinnati, Indianapolis, and San Jose, Calif.
Twelve new runways have opened at major airports
since summer 2000.
But for all the glitz and glamour that Southern California airports
boast, when it comes to overall convenience, Burbank Airport
still ranks high among locals and frequent interstate travelers.
Risks to the 2007 outlook include the possible consolidation of the domestic airline industry, weaker than anticipated economic activity that could reduce demand for air travel, the rising cost of construction materials that may lead airports
to use a higher degree of financial leverage, and/or an unexpected surge in fuel prices or other external events that could both weaken airline financial performance and reduce demand for air travel.
The number of screeners is now capped at 45,000 at airports
throughout the U.
The plan, which has already cost in excess of $60 million to create, is designed to accommodate future growth of the Los Angeles World Airports
Apart from five of the aforementioned airports
under the AOT's administration, the rest are under the administration of The Department of Aviation, Ministry of Transport.
As some airports
indicate an interest in creating Registered Traveler lists, the Transportation Security Administration is moving ahead slowly with the program, unsure how it will be received by the traveling public.
The city airport
commission, a policy-making board for airports
operated by Los Angeles, voted July 19 to raise landing fees at Ontario from $1.
and other commercial venues including Chicago (ORD, MDW), Detroit (DTW), Minneapolis (MSP), Nashville (BNA), New York (JFK, LGA, EWR), Oklahoma City (OKC), Ottawa (YOW) and Toronto (YYZ).
hope to become destinations for travelers.
in comparably sized markets average 26 jet flights and 18 commuter flights daily, the report said.
com/reports/c45811) has announced the addition of "World Airports
- Financial Evolution and Market Dynamics" to their offering.
, airlines report big increase in checked bags.