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American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) - Articles and news items

Foreword: Innovation – From buzzword to implementation at airports

Issue 1 2016  •  26 January 2016  •  Todd Hauptli, President and CEO of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE)

Innovation is integral to aviation. It’s what drove two bicycle makers from Ohio to become the famous flying Wright Brothers. It’s what pushed us beyond the sound barrier, and it will continue to push us to places in flight we can’t even imagine. Innovation can also drive the modern airport economy. It can help passenger satisfaction and retention, track and recover revenue from app-based transportation services, and lower operating costs through reduced energy usage. It can improve safety by putting better, smarter cameras on the runway and through interactive training of critical employees. President and CEO of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE), Todd Hauptli, explains how the AAAE is working to facilitate airport innovation...

John Sanders named Principal Innovation and Technology Advisor to AAAE Airport Innovation Accelerator

Airport news  •  19 February 2015  •  American Association of Airport Executives

American Association of Airport Executives President and CEO Todd Hauptli announced the appointment of highly regarded technology executive John Sanders as Principal Innovation and Technology Advisor to the AAAE Airport Innovation Accelerator...

AAAE urges local control rather than federal control over airport infrastructure projects

Airport news  •  19 June 2014  •  American Association of Airport Executives

At a hearing before the House Aviation Subcommittee on the future of airport infrastructure development, American Association of Airport Executives President and CEO Todd Hauptli called on Congress to give airports additional local authority...

Geoffrey s. Ax appointed to AAAEcorporate committee steering group

Airport news  •  30 May 2014  •  LEO A DALY

LEO A DALY is proud to announce that senior associate and regional aviation market director Geoffrey S. Ax has been appointed to serve a five-year term as a member of the American Association of Airport Executives’...

AAAE Clearinghouse becoming consensus choice for airports for aviation security background vetting services

Airport news  •  14 May 2014  •  The American Association of Airport Executives

The American Association of Airport Executives Transportation Security Clearinghouse has retained the support from more than 400 airports for aviation worker channeling services...

AAAE questions airline opposition to local airport investment as baggage fee collections skyrocket

Airport news  •  6 May 2014  •  The American Association of Airport Executives

With ancillary fee collections adding nearly $6.2 billion to airline coffers in 2013 according to just-released Department of Transportation data, the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) questioned the continued opposition of U.S. carriers...

AAAE calls for Congressional action on proposed airport user fee increase

Airport news  •  5 March 2014  •  The American Association of Airport Executives

American Association of Airport Executives President and CEO Todd Hauptli expressed strong support for increasing the federal cap on locally imposed airport user fees...

AAAE/USCTA applaud lawmakers for protecting contract tower funding

Airport news  •  14 January 2014  •  American Association of Airport Executives

"On behalf of the nation's 252 airports with FAA contract towers, we thank the leaders of the House and Senate appropriations committees for their recognition of the role contract towers play..."

AAAE thanks Congress for maintaining TSA exit lane staffing at airports

Airport news  •  18 December 2013  •  American Association of Airport Executives

"AAAE and airports are grateful that the Congress has stepped in to reverse a troubling plan by TSA to shift exit lane staffing responsibilities..."

AAAE announces Executive Management Team

Airport news  •  2 December 2013  •  American Association of Airports

AAAE President and CEO Todd Hauptli today announced the Association's new Executive Management Team...

Todd Hauptli named next President and CEO of AAAE

Airport news  •  21 October 2013  •  American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE)

"AAAE has a rich history of remarkable leadership that is certain to continue with the selection of Todd Hauptli..."

Joint Statement of AAAE and ACI-NA: Aviation Community Rally to End Government Shutdown

Airport news  •  10 October 2013  •  American Association of Airport Executives

"Here we are again highlighting the impacts of yet another budget crisis on airports..."

Aviation bird strike prevention experts to gather in Milwaukee

Airport news  •  5 August 2013  •  AAAE

2013 Bird Strike North America Conference, 12-15 August, Milwaukee...

Congress signals strong support for keeping contract towers open and operational

Airport news  •  27 June 2013  •  AAAE

"strong support for keeping contract towers open and operational beyond September 30..."

AAAE/USCTA applaud decision to keep contract towers open

Airport news  •  10 May 2013  •  American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE)

Statement in response to the decision by the DOT to continue operations through the fiscal year at 149 contract towers...

 

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