Warriors Weekend X lands at Bush Intercontinental May 19
...heading off for a fun weekend of fishing and celebration of their service during Warriors Weekend X, May 19-22. The public is invited to the airport to salute the motorcade that will take more than 500 veterans to Victoria for a celebration dinner on May 19, and then on to Port O’Connor for a weekend fishing tournament. The public can acknowledge the veterans as they load into the buses at Terminal D. A public procession is scheduled at1:20 p.m., led by Houston Police...
Houston Travelers Spend Less Time in Line
...help TSA with its vital mission. The Houston Airport System is leading the way with a reconfiguration of the Terminal D checkpoint, expected to be completed by the end of this summer. When the automated security lane opens in Terminal D, travelers won't have to push carry-on luggage toward the X-ray machine. They will simultaneously place their items in bins on an automated belt. The bins will go through the X-ray machine and, after items are removed, return to the beginning of the line...
Houston Friendly Spotlight - Transportation Security Officer Stephanie Cannon
...he medicine. As her manager was going to make the page for the passenger to return to the security checkpoint, Officer Cannon remembered that she asked the gentleman for his flight information and wrote it down. She quickly ran to his gate and united the passenger with his medication. Her manager nominated her for a Houston Friendly award noting, “she went above and beyond to return the medication to the passenger, proving her duties go beyond the checkpoint.” ...
Hire Houston Youth Program Flies High at Houston Airports
...ding time relaxing from the stress of school, or maybe they have a cushy part-time job at their neighborhood pool. Not the 35 student interns at Houston Airports (HAS). These students aren’t average. These students are focused on making a difference and gaining real world experience to set them apart from their peers in the marketplace. The interns are pursuing a variety of fields, from mechanical and industrial engineering, to aviation management, all the way to art. They apply their ski...
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One Direction releases video shot at Ellington Airport and Johnson Space Center
...hed a new music video last week — a large part of which was filmed at Ellington Airport (EFD). Parts of the video — for the release of a new song titled “Drag Me Down” — were shot at the NASA hangar and ramp area at EFD used to house the NASA T-38 aircraft jets that are used by astronauts to train for spaceflight, as well as at the Sonny Carter Facility at EFD, and the Johnson Space Center. The popular group — now a foursome of Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Lou...
Bheodari named General Manager for IAH
...heodari spearheaded the activation of Hartsfield-Jackson’s consolidated rental car center and the ATL SkyTrain automated people mover. He led the activation team responsible for the opening of the Maynard H. Jackson Jr. International Terminal in 2012. In 2008, he received the American Association of Airport Executives’ Accredited Airport Executive designation, which fewer than 10 percent of airport executives nationally have earned.  In 2011, Bheodari earned the International ...
Get ‘plugged in’ at Houston airports to ensure a smooth holiday travel season
...he metal detector or whole-body imaging technology at the checkpoint. Follow the 3-1-1 rule regarding liquids in your carry-on bag. Visit the TSA’s website — tsa.gov — for a list of prohibited items and helpful travel tips, and if you’re a member of TSA Pre✓, follow the signs at checkpoints to participate in expedited screening. Come early and relax a little: Houston Airports have plenty of amenities to help enhance the passenger experience before their flight. Ha...
State of the Airports: HAS ‘Building’ on 2014 successes
...ying they were “Quite Satisfied” with the service they received.  The number at Hobby Airport was even higher, with 86 percent saying they were “Quite Satisfied” even in the midst of a major construction project. “These types of results don’t just happen on their own,” Diaz said. “They can only occur when you have dedicated employees who are committed to creating a positive atmosphere and memorable experience for the 53 million guests that we...
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