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‘Wings for All’ empowers families with special needs

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Captain Eric Ries, Georgia Sen. Greg Kirk and Airport General Manager John Selden welcome Wings for All participants at ATL. © 2019 Decisive Moment Events By Anika Robertson Senior Editor / Assistant Public Relations Manager ATL and Delta once again did their part to make it easier for special needs passengers to keep climbing. […]
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ATL expo elevates safety, celebrates culture

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  By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager   Hartsfield-Jackson advanced its safety culture for the third consecutive year at the OneATL Safety and Risk Management Expo. Assistant General Manager for Public Safety and Security Richard Duncan said the Aug. 15 expo highlights the significant role safety plays in every facet of Airport […]
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ATL celebrates air expansion to Shanghai

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  By Jennifer Ogunsola Communications Manager City leaders hailed the launch of Delta Air Lines’ most requested flight route by its passengers. Flight 185 connects Hartsfield-Jackson to one of the largest commercial centers in China. The new nonstop service to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) complements Delta’s existing flights between ATL and the two […]
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Innovation Forum envisions airports of tomorrow

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Emerging technology expert Ian Khan urges change at the fourth annual AAAE Airport Innovation Forum July 17 at InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta. © 2018 Decisive Moment Events By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager   Airport leaders preparing for self-driving cars, virtual reality and artificial intelligence gathered to share what’s in store for passengers in the […]
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ATL honors military veterans for pre-Independence Day celebration

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By Blakeley Bartee  Public Affairs Intern In the shade of a colossal U.S. flag hung from the Domestic Terminal atrium, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport kicked off its fourth annual “Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Flying” campaign June 28. The pre-Independence Day celebration, which ran simultaneously with a press conference at the International Terminal, […]
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ATL honors Caribbean countries, heritage at annual celebration

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  By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager   Hartsfield-Jackson hosted a festive tribute with food and fanfare June 22 to celebrate Caribbean-American Heritage Month. The rich heritage and significant contributions of Caribbean people runs the gamut, with noteworthy achievements in the arts, music, education, commerce, science, sports and food, Director of International […]
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ATL ramps up for busy summer travel season

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By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager   The world’s busiest and most efficient airport is prepared for the 1.7 million travelers expected to navigate through ATL over the Memorial Day weekend, the official kickoff to the busy summer season. “As you know, the Memorial Day holiday weekend is the prelude to what […]
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ATL honors employees in annual art program

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By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager   For the fourth consecutive year, Hartsfield-Jackson honored talented employees who submitted artwork to the National Arts Program exhibit. Interim Deputy General Manager and Chief Financial Officer Greg Richardson expressed awe for the level of quality and range of artistic expression from staff and their family […]
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ATL’s Global Runway hits stride in 2nd year

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By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager Fresh off Met Gala fever, Atlanta tastemakers gathered at the world’s busiest airport to view, shop and share curated looks at the second annual Global Runway. Drawing hundreds, the fashion event May 16 showcased ATL Skypointe, a program designed for guests to shop, dine and explore […]
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ATL’s Bring Your Child to Work Day blends education, fun

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By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager   Nearly 150 children skipped school for a day of hands-on education at the world’s busiest and most efficient airport. It was all part of ATL’s Bring Your Child to Work Day, an initiative that encourages youngsters to learn about their parents’ jobs and other careers […]
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