News

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. 

Airports Council Calls for Re-Opening of U.S. – Canada Border

WASHINGTON – Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) President and CEO Kevin Burke today sent a letter to the Secretaries of State, Commerce, and Transportation on the need to […]

Press Releases

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).

Airports Council Welcomes Global Goal to Reach Net Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

Washington – Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA), the trade association representing commercial service airports in the United States and Canada, today welcomed the announcement by ACI-NA’s global organization, […]

Airports Council Congratulates Griffin on FAA Associate Administrator Appointment

Griffin will be responsible for overseeing airport grants and all programs related to airport safety.

Airports Council Welcomes Vaccine Sharing; Calls for Increased Coordination to Safely Re-Open International Borders

Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA), the trade association representing commercial service airports in the United States and Canada, today welcomed efforts by Pfizer to expand distribution of its vaccine to international partners around the world. ACI-NA also renewed its call for the industry and government partners to increase coordination and cooperation in hopes of resuming the flow of people and commerce once it is safe to do so.

Airports Council Applauds Extension of Biden Administration’s Mask Requirement for Travelers

Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) today released the following statement from President and CEO Kevin M. Burke in support of the announcement by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), extending the requirement that travelers wear masks during interstate travel, including when they are in airports, through September 13, 2021.

Airports Council Praises Biden Administration’s Continued Support for Modernizing Airport Infrastructure

“We appreciate President Biden’s continued support for modernizing America’s airport infrastructure. We are at the start of what will be a long post-pandemic recovery. Investing in infrastructure, including providing support for the $115 billion backlog of planned airport projects, will play a key role in rebuilding our economy and ensuring we are prepared for future innovations and challenges.”

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 [...]