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Antonov 124 Ruslan visits ATL

Filed in News by on May 15, 2015
Antonov 124 Ruslan visits ATL

Several Antonov 124 Ruslan’s have arrived in Atlanta (empty) and departing to Egypt with GE electricity equipment worth over $1.7 billion. This is a contract to boost the entire grid of Egypt with 12 new turbines which are being transported through Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Click on the link to read more: bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-03-13/ge-sells-1-billion-of-turbines-in-10-boost-to-egypt-power-grid  

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Airport Community Job Fair

Filed in News by on April 28, 2015
Airport Community Job Fair

Hartsfield-Jackson host Airport community job fair with more than 30 Airport community employers looking to fill 500 positions. The free event was a perfect opportunity for qualified applicants to apply for jobs with Airport Concessionaires and other companies that make the world’s busiest and most efficient Airport an industry leader in Aviation. Georgia International Convention […]

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Hartsfield-Jackson Successfully Tests Emergency Response with Big Bird

Filed in Employees, News by on April 17, 2015
Hartsfield-Jackson Successfully Tests Emergency Response with Big Bird

More than 70 airport employees and outside volunteers – in addition to 51 airport first responders — helped make Hartsfield-Jackson’s Big Bird emergency preparedness drill on April 15 a big success. Taking place for the first time at night, the triennial exercise was held at the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department’s training facility on Lake Mirror Road. […]

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“We Love Our Customers” Campaign

Filed in News by on February 14, 2015
“We Love Our Customers” Campaign

Hartsfield-Jackson kicked off a weeklong “We Love Our Customers” campaign during a heartfelt press conference. Aviation officials unveiled a giant 8 foot heart, volunteers distributed chocolate kisses to customers and the Airports music series returned with special performances throughout the week. Special Performances – Atrium (North Terminal) 6:30am – 8:30am and 4:00pm -6:00pm Customers are […]

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Hartsfield-Jackson still the world’s busiest airport

Filed in Events, News by on February 6, 2015
Hartsfield-Jackson still the world’s busiest airport

Mayor Kasim Reed announced at his annual State of the City breakfast Feb 3 that, for the 17th consecutive year, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport was once again the world’s busiest airport. Passenger traffic surged by more than 1.7 million travelers, reaching 96.1 million passengers in 2014. “I am pleased to announce that once again – […]

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Safety & Security our #1 Priority

Filed in News, Security by on February 4, 2015
Safety & Security our #1 Priority

A multi-layered Security approach at Hartsfield-Jackson, the World’s Busiest Airport.

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Holidays at Hartsfield-Jackson

Filed in Events by on December 23, 2014
Holidays at Hartsfield-Jackson

Hartsfield-Jackson brightens up the Holiday for more than 400 first graders from Northcutt Elementary, Love T. Nolan Elementary, Brookview Elementary and Peyton Forest Elementary. The program included a puppet show, tips on how the holidays are celebrated around the world, and a special gift giving event with Santa and Mrs. Claus.

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Airport choir brings Glee-ful atmosphere to ATL

Filed in Employees, News by on December 16, 2014
Airport choir brings Glee-ful atmosphere to ATL

A newly-formed Department of Aviation chorus has been busy making spirits a little brighter around the Airport during this holiday season. The group of about 22 volunteer singers made its debut at the Nov. 25 ATL tree-lighting ceremony in the domestic terminal atrium after only one practice session, and has made several appearances since, dressed […]

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Airport takes Better Buildings Challenge award

Filed in Uncategorized by on December 9, 2014
Airport takes Better Buildings Challenge award

For the second year in a row, Hartsfield-Jackson has won a Top Performer award from the Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge for its transition to energy-efficient LED lighting in the north and south domestic terminal parking decks. The award was announced Dec. 2 in a recognition ceremony at the National Center for Civil and Human Rights. […]

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Stress of traveling eased by ATL therapy dogs

Filed in News by on December 3, 2014
Stress of traveling eased by ATL therapy dogs

Over the holidays, nearly a dozen trained therapy dogs will be visiting the domestic terminal atrium at Hartsfield-Jackson to provide aid and comfort to weary and anxious travelers. If the pilot program goes well through the end of the month, hounds could become a regular sight around the airport. Until then, volunteers will CAREing Paws, […]

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