The $162 million expansion project will add approximately 200,000 square feet for widebody aircraft hangar capacity and maintenance support services, create 200 new jobs.
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection recently announced recently the expansion of Mobile Passport Control to George Bush Intercontinental Airport and William P. Hobby Airport
Skytrax, a leading global air transport rating organization that recently awarded Hobby Airport with a 4-star rating for 2016, recently named EVA Air a 5-star airline for the first time
The Houston Airport System supported Mayor Sylvester Turner's Hire Houston Youth by hiring 49 students for a summer internship at the airports that will enhance their career readiness.
The Houston Airport System will host the Airport Minority Advisory Council National Conference next year and preparation is underway.
Robert Barker spoke at the American Society of Civil Engineers 2016 International Conference held in Houston last month.