Monthly Archives: August 2011

Eagles Can Fly

August 16, 2011
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American Airlines has announced it will be reconfiguring the financials of its regional airline American Eagle and spinning it off for a reported $1.2 billion or one years revenues. The airline giant said it would likely take at least three months to achieve its aims. American Eagle will become a separate company of its...

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Logan Safety Fair Set for Sept. 14

August 16, 2011
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Once again, the American Eagle Hangar will be the site of the annual Logan Safety Fair which is geared toward overall safety at the airport.  The Safety Fair will be held on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 from 11:00am – 3:00pm. The 2011 Safety Fair is sponsored by the Airport Safety Alliance Committee, Jet Blue...

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Freadman Named Deputy Director of Aviation Security Operations

August 16, 2011
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Michele Freadman has been appointed to the position of Deputy Director of Aviation Security Operations, according to Massport’s interim CEO and Executive Director, David Mackey. Reporting directly to Todd Smith, Logan’s Director of Operations, Michele Freadman, will be responsible for directing the operations of the Massport Badging Office, Aviation Officers, Dispatchers and Violation functions....

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Duverné Named Director of Emergency Management

August 16, 2011
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Acting, Massport CEO and Executive Director, David Mackey, has named Herby Duverné to assume the new role of Director of Emergency Management for Massport, reporting to the Director of Corporate Security. In his new role, Duverne will direct the development implementation management and administration of the Authority’s Emergency Management Planning Programs. He will oversee...

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Terminal B Upper Level Roadway Work Winding Down

August 16, 2011
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This month, Logan Airport is undergoing a major roadway improvement, pavement and repair project on the upper arrival area of Terminal B. The project will take three weeks to complete and will shutdown the roadway access on both the US Airways and American sides of the departure level. The work began on August 3rd,...

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Jet Blue’s Blue Pass Rage of the Industry

August 2, 2011
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Jet Blue has announced a new flat rate ticket available from August 22 to November 22 that allows passengers to take an unlimited number of flights from Logan International Airport to any JetBlue city for $1999.00. JetBlue flies to 55 cities from Logan – so the sky is the virtual limit for this spectacular...

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Travel Log: Looking at the Future

August 2, 2011
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The Boeing 787 Dreamliner, believed to be the most advanced passenger aircraft ever built, was greeted with a water salute after landing in New Delhi following a nine hour flight from Japan recently. The aircraft was flown by a woman, test pilot Heather Ross. She flew the plane across the United States, to Iceland...

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Terminal B Upper Level Departure Roadway Closed Aug. 3-24: Last Major Roadway Closure of $55 Million Rehabilitation of Garage and Roadway System

August 2, 2011
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The upper level departure roadway at Boston Logan International Airport’s Terminal B will be closed Wednesday August 3 at 2 a.m. until Tuesday August 24 so workers can mill and pave the upper level departure roadway and allow time for the new concrete surface to properly cure. Last summer, Massport installed 240 new support...

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Logan Establishes a New June Record for Passengers

August 2, 2011
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Boston Logan International Airport passenger numbers have increased over the past twelve consecutive months, actually establishing a new June record in 2011. During June 2011, 2,694,633 passengers passed through Logan compared to 2,588,310 in June 2007, setting the new record. In 2007, the yearly passenger number was set at 28.1 million, a Logan mark...

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Logan Safety Fair Set for Wednesday, Sept. 14

August 2, 2011
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Once again, the American Eagle Hangar will be the site of the annual Logan Safety Fair which is geared toward overall safety at the airport. The Safety Fair will be held on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 from 11:00am – 3:00pm. The 2011 Safety Fair is sponsored by the Airport Safety Alliance Committee, Jet Blue...

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