Tag: Florida

NASA’s aviation tech to roll out to airports improving airside operations

NASA Administrator Bill Nelson visited Orlando International Airport in Florida Wednesday and met with aviation leaders to discuss implementing aircraft flight scheduling technology developed by the agency that will soon improve dependability for passengers. In September, the technology tha...

Banyan Air Service Welcomes Delivery of Avfuel SAF

Avfuel delivered 7,000 gallons of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to Banyan Air Service (KFXE) in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on January 30. The fuel accounts for a two metric ton reduction in lifecycle CO2 emissions, furthering sustainability goals for Banyan Air Service and Avfuel. The fuel was...

Eulen Employees Stage Strike at JFK

Airport workers at the Fort-Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Florida went on strike today to protest repeat labor violations by airline contractors, G2 Secure Staff and Eulen America that are preventing employees from organizing to improve poverty wages and poor working condition...

St. Pete-Clearwater airport receives $19.75 million from FAA for runway development

St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport (PIE) in Florida received a total of $19.75 million in FAA grant funds for the rehabilitation of its primary runway 18-36, according to U.S. Senator Marco Rubio and U.S. Congressman Charlie Crist. PIE received $900,000 from the Florida Department of Tran...

Lee County Port Authority breaks ground on new ATC tower

The Lee County Port Authority held a groundbreaking ceremony on 22 August for construction on a new Airport Traffic Control Tower (ATCT) and Terminal Radar Approach Control (TRACON) facility at Southwest Florida International Airport. The new ATCT is an $80 million project that will replace the ...

International Aircraft Associates expands headquarters

International Aircraft Associates (IAA) has expanded its corporate headquarters by 22,664 square feet to occupy a total of 60,329 square foot in the Miramar Park of Commerce, the largest locally owned and managed business park in South Florida. The aftermarket distributor of commercial jet engin...

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