Please tune in Tuesday to component 2 of my ‘appearance’ on the Dallas Love Field podcast, Love Field Stories. We’ll be chatting approximately the notable art collection on the airport and gaining knowledge of the memories in the back of some of the portions.
Airport traditions are returned: Flowers on Mother’s Day
Since 2009 (besides for a virus pause) Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) has been managing out carnations to mothers travelling via the airport on Mother’s Day. We’re happy to peer the way of life persisted this yr.
Discounts for Military at O’Hare
During May energetic, retired, and veteran contributors of the United States Military could be eligible for discounts at each O’Hare and Midway Airports.
Instead of the annoying buzzer and flashing light that publicizes the advent of luggage at some airports, the newly redesigned bag carousels at MSP airport ship up the alert with nature sounds and a light display.
We’re making this the first nomination for Airport Amenity of the Week.
Hand washing assist
Our 2nd nomination for Airport Amenity of the Week is that this high-tech hand-washing station Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) set up to encourage tourists to wash their arms and “scrub away germs in 12 seconds flat!”
O’Hare Airport’s new Twitter Bio
Pete Buttigieg, who has been named transportation secretary nominee via President-elect Joe Biden, positioned a spotlight on O’Hare International Airport (ORD) at some stage in his formal introduction on Wednesday.
During the occasion, Buttigieg cited that he proposed to his husband, Chasten, at O’Hare. “Don’t permit absolutely everyone inform you that O’Hare isn’t romantic,” he said.
Avgeeks know that.
So does United Airlines, which sent out a tweet identifying the engagement gate.
And O’Hare Airport even alternate its Twitter bio.
It now begins “Place of romance.”
Which might you pick as Airport Amenity of the Week?
MSP’s bag carousel? PIT’s hand washing station? O’Hare’s new repute as vicinity of romance?
Let us recognize inside the comments phase which of those airport tales you’d select as Airport Amenity of the Week.
And sense free to appoint an airport amenity for next week’s Airport Amenity of the Week.