ACI-NA Media Briefing on U.S. Airport Capital Needs

The study is comprehensive, focusing on all airport projects, not just those that are eligible for federal grants under the Airport Improvement Program (AIP)


WHO:            ACI-NA President, Greg Principato
                      ACI-NA Sr. Director, Economic Affairs & Research, Liying Gu

WHAT:          Webinar on 2013 ACI-NA Airport Capital Needs Survey 

WHEN:          Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. EST

DETAILS: Airports Council International—North America (ACI-NA) will hold a webinar for reporters on Tuesday, January 29, from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. EST on the detailed results of ACI-NA’s 2013 Capital Needs Survey.

The study is comprehensive, focusing on all airport projects, not just those that are eligible for federal grants under the Airport Improvement Program (AIP).  The ACI-NA 2011 Capital Needs study indicates that airports, including both commercial and general aviation airports, have $71.3 billion in total projects that are considered essential by the airport and airport users.  Information on the specific types of projects for all airports by hub size for 2013 – 2017 will be provided in the webinar.

Texas, California and Florida are the three states with the greatest airport capital needs.  There are eight airports (Philadelphia International Airport, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Orlando International Airport, Chicago O’Hare International Airport, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, New York John F. Kennedy International Airport and Salt Lake City  International Airport) with capital needs exceeding $1.5 billion during 2013 – 2017.  Information on the projects at these airports and others with capital needs exceeding $1 billion will also be provided.

WEBINAR INFORMATION: To join the webinar, follow the directions below:

  1. Go to http://aci-na.adobeconnect.com/capitalneeds/
  2. Enter as a Guest and provide your name.
  3. You will be prompted with the ‘Connect My Audio’ window. Please select ‘Receive a call from the meeting (dial-out)’. Enter your direct phone number to receive a call back. If you have trouble with this feature, use the Dial-In feature.
  4. Alternatively you can dial-in to the meeting via the phone. Please use the listed conference numbers on the screen.

To join the audio-only portion (NOTE: you will not be able to see the presentation):

Conference Number(s): 1-888-450-5996 or 1-719-955-1371
Participant Code: 512850
 

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ABOUT ACI-NA

Airports Council International - North America represents local, regional and state governing bodies that own and operate commercial airports in the United States and Canada. ACI-NA member airports enplane more than 95 percent of the domestic and virtually all the international airline passenger and cargo traffic in North America.  More than 350 aviation-related businesses are also members of the association, which is the largest of the five worldwide regions of Airports Council International.

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