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Coming home for the holidays, soldiers enjoy USO Center

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By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager Heading home for the holidays is always a blessing, especially for our soldiers stationed all over the world. During the week of Christmas, approximately 6,000 service men and women travelled through Hartsfield-Jackson on their way home. Many stopped at the USO Center, the recently upgraded 3,200-square-foot […]
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‘Ludacris’ opens first Airport restaurant Chicken + Beer

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By Anika Robertson Senior Editor / Assistant Public Relations Manager Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) leaders joined Chris “Ludacris” Bridges and executives from Jackmont Hospitality Inc. to celebrate the opening of Chicken + Beer on Dec. 12 at ATL. The restaurant, named for Ludacris’ third studio album, is Jackmont Hospitality’s second independently developed concept at the […]
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‘ATL Presents: Toyland’ brings smiles, joy to Airport area students

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By Shane Blatt Senior Public Relations Manager Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport served a Santa-sized helping of holiday cheer last week to nearly 500 Airport area first-graders at “ATL Presents: Toyland.” The students, along with their teachers, enjoyed the four-hour program that featured a magic show, puppeteer performance, parade of children’s characters and even a […]
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ATL tree lighting ceremony kicks off ‘Global Winter Wonderland’

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By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager Leaders at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) ushered in the holiday season Nov. 29 with a tree lighting ceremony and customer appreciation kick-off at the world’s busiest and most efficient airport. ATL officials were joined by diplomatic guests, holiday carolers, employees, volunteers, pets and life-size children’s characters […]
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Local teachers receive aviation education at ATL via the Flying Classroom

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By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager   More than 30 DeKalb County teachers recently took off on a journey at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to engage in an innovative aviation education program for classroom instruction. The full-day, hands-on expedition was designed to enrich lessons of the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) […]
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Temporary Starbucks opens near ATL’s Domestic Terminal atrium

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By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager Coffee and tea lovers, unite! A temporary Starbucks opened Friday, Nov. 18 in the pre-security area of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) to replace the location that closed due to renovations in the security screening area. The renovations are part of ATLNext, the Airport’s $6 billion […]
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