News

Airports Council Supports Framework to Reopen International Travel

ACI-NA today joined a coalition of more than 20 travel related organizations to develop a framework that safely and securely reopens international travel.

Airports Council President and CEO urges President Biden, Prime Minister Trudeau, and G7 leaders to support the development of interoperable digital health passes at the G7 Summit

WASHINGTON – Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) President and CEO Kevin M. Burke recently joined ACI World Director General Luis Felipe de Oliveira in writing U.S. President Joe […]

Airports Council Encourages Passengers to Plan Ahead for Summer Travel

Earlier today, ACI-NA President and CEO Kevin M. Burke joined U.S. Department of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas, Darby LaJoye, Senior Official Performing the Duties of the TSA Administrator, and other aviation stakeholders for a press event at Washington Reagan National Airport ahead of the summer travel season. 

Press Releases

Airports Council Supports Bipartisan Senate Infrastructure Deal

Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA), the trade association representing commercial service airports in the United States and Canada, today released the following statement from President and CEO Kevin M. Burke in support of the bipartisan infrastructure deal in the Senate. The package is set to include $25 billion for American airports and air traffic control towers – with $20 billion allocated for U.S. airports – as the industry recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic and continues to invest in measures to limit the spread of the virus.

Airports Council Welcomes Steps to Restore International Travel

ACI-NA today released the following statement from ACI-NA President and CEO Kevin M. Burke in response to the announcement that fully vaccinated United States citizens will be permitted into Canada for non-essential travel beginning August 9, 2021.

Airports Council Awards 2021 Leon C. Watkins “Guardian Award” for Excellence in Business Diversity to Philadelphia’s Kathleen Padilla

WASHINGTON – Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) today announced the recipient of the 2021 ACI-NA Leon C. Watkins “Guardian Award” for Excellence in Business Diversity: Kathleen Padilla, deputy director of […]

Airports Council Announces Winners of the 2021 Inclusion Champion Awards

WASHINGTON – Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA), the trade association representing commercial service airports in the United States and Canada, today announced the recipients of the 2021 ACI-NA Inclusion Champion […]

Airports Council Welcomes Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework

ACI-NA today welcomed the announcement of a bipartisan infrastructure framework that includes $25 billion in new airport infrastructure investment.

Airports Council Congratulates Sullenberger on Nomination to be U.S. Ambassador to ICAO

ACI-NA today congratulated Chesley Burnett “Sully” Sullenberger on his nomination to be the next ambassador for the United States to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

Resources

Mitigating COVID-19 Transmission Risks through Modifications to Existing HVAC Systems

Publish Date: August 12, 2020 Improving airport facility indoor environments to reduce the spread of disease can support the health of Airport passengers and employees and reassure building occupants that [...]

Economic Impact of Coronavirus on Canada’s Airports

Based on preliminary assessments by the Airports Council International – North America, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak will now significantly set back Canadian airports from previously forecasted stable growth prospects. A [...]

Airport Industry Recovery Advisory Panel Terms of Reference

Ensuring the health, safety, and security of the travelling public and airport workers is always an airport’s top priority. As such, North American airports responded quickly to help contain the [...]

Economic Impact of Coronavirus on U.S. Commercial Airports

Based on preliminary assessments by the Airports Council International – North America, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak will now significantly set back U.S. airports from previously forecasted stable growth prospects. A [...]