Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) earned the 2021 Airport Minority Advisory Council (AMAC) Airport of the Year Award. ATL was presented with the award during the virtual 36th Annual AMAC Airport Business Diversity Conference: Honoring the Legacy, Perfecting the Present & Building for the Future held June 14-16.
“This award is an honor and testament to Atlanta’s spirit of equity and inclusion. Thank you to our Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport team and our partners for representing the best of our city,” said Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms.
The annual conference is the premier industry-wide event that serves as a hub for education, advocacy and networking opportunities that promote diversity and inclusion in the aviation and aerospace industries. ATL was recognized for significant contributions in support of Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), Airport Concession Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) and Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) goals within an airport.
“Here at Hartsfield-Jackson, we understand that our strength lies in our ability to provide opportunities that support diversity and inclusion,” said Airport General Manager Balram Bheodari. “We are honored to receive the 2021 AMAC Airport of the Year Award and continue to work hard to make Hartsfield-Jackson a best-in-class airport for travel and business.”