When Delta Air Lines Inc. upped its weekly nonstop flight to Grand Bahama Island to daily service last fall, tourism officials didn’t see the move simply as a seasonal increase in frequencies.
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is seeing strong interest in the “Airport City” hotel and mixed-use development that officials are pitching as the backbone of a plan to spur further economic growth in the long-neglected area around the world’s busiest airport.
The Atlanta City Council is asking Aviation General Manager Miguel Southwell to investigate why so many people drop “Jackson” from the Atlanta airport’s full name.
When Sandra Verbon returned from travels in Europe and the Caribbean, she often brought home coins and bills in foreign currencies, socking them away in a drawer for use on a future trip.
Delta Air Lines Inc. is one of three large U.S. carriers asking the Department of Transportation for a review of the Open Skies agreements with the United Arab Emirates and Qatar, citing recently released evidence that the countries have offered more than $42 billion in subsidies to their fast-growing carriers.
As if its latest price drop wasn’t enough of a salvo in its ongoing battle with the taxi industry, Uber in Atlanta is now touting what it’s calling “amazingly affordable” airport fares on its budget UberX service.
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is seeking to build an upscale hotel and mixed-use project on what’s now an economy parking lot on the western edge of the airport grounds.
This year, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport spruced up its annual press conference offering advice for holiday travelers with singing and the lighting of holiday trees.
For Atlanta airport General Manager Miguel Southwell, Korean Air Lines’ longevity in Atlanta is as much a cause of the region’s success in recruiting Korean business as it is a beneficiary.
Barbados is expecting a new wave of U.S. tourism thanks to a recovering American economy and the Dec. 4 return of a nonstop Delta Air Lines flight to the capital city of Bridgetown from Atlanta.