Sequestration Update



Passenger Totals Continue to Climb
Coming on the heels of an impressive 2010, the Houston Airport System continues to record significant increases in the key areas of passenger totals and processed air freight.

Help Us Welcome Home Heroes at IAH
Together, Warriors Weekend and MoMs USA, are welcoming home nearly 200 wounded soldiers from all branches of the U.S. Military. The welcoming party will be at George Bush Intercontinental Airport's Terminal C baggage claim area at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, May 20.

Aeros & Autos 2011
Ellington Airport invites you to the upcoming Aeros & Autos 2011 event on Saturday, May 7th from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. to enjoy the best of both transportation worlds: airplanes and automobiles. Plenty of family fun, food and events will be available to enjoy - rain or shine.


Houston Is BIG On Museums
In anticipation of the 105th American Association of Museums, Annual Meeting and Expo taking place May 22 - 25, the Houston Arts Alliance created dozens of display panels highlighting some of the 150+ museums that call Greater Houston home.

Couple in Canine Unit Excel Together
If shared common interests are a key component for any successful marriage, then Doug and Maryann Hrncir are definitely standing on a strong marital foundation. Both are officers with the Houston Police Department K-9 handler division, and both have been assigned to assist in providing security at the three airports within the Houston Airport System.

Saddle Up with Airport Rangers for Great Cause
The Houston Airport System Airport Rangers will saddle up to raise money and awareness for the St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital with a major equestrian event. The IAH Airport Express & Endurance Ride will be at George Bush Intercontinental Airport on Saturday, May 14 and Sunday, May 15 with a total of six rides.




New Fire Station to Open at Ellington
Construction crews at Ellington Airport are putting the finishing touches on a new fire station, one that will give firefighters twice the amount of space available in the previous facility. Approximately 35 firefighters will move into the new station once its ready for operations in mid-May.


United's Retro Aircraft Spotted at IAH
Recently, United Airlines commemorated its 85th anniversary by unveiling an Airbus A-320 painted in the airline's 1970s-era "Friend Ship" livery. The unique plane that stands out among the rest has been spotted at George Bush Intercontinental Airport along with a flood of memories.

Get Social with Houston's Airports!


IAH

HOU

EFD

Videos

Director of Aviation
Mario C. Diaz

Director of Communications
Roxanne Butler

Editor
David Hebert

Writers
David Hebert
Melissa Sustaita

Photographers
David Tamez
Maria Lucchesi-Cohen
John Bowling

Share |
C:3917860
| | |