Articles tagged “mia”

Workers at Miami International Airport Call Out Unsafe Working Conditions

Workers at Miami International Airport Call Out Unsafe Working Conditions

Airports across the U.S. are creating massive security risks by screwing over employees with low wages, poor benefits, and other key elements of the contract worker economy.

3 years ago

Miami Airport Is on Track to Set a New Passenger Traffic Record

Miami Airport Is on Track to Set a New Passenger Traffic Record

Associated Press

Good news for Miami as it seeks to diversify its visitor base.

4 years ago

Miami’s Airport Train Station Is Finally Open for Business

Miami’s Airport Train Station Is Finally Open for Business

Associated Press

This is a great first step for Miami mass transit, but it has a long way to go.

4 years ago

Miami International Airport Makes Commitment to Beacon Technology

Miami International Airport Makes Commitment to Beacon Technology

Marisa Garcia, Skift

Anything that gets tourists to beaches faster should be good. We expect Mojito or Caipirinha finder apps will soon follow.

4 years ago

Miami Airport Director Likens World Cup Preparation to a Military Operation

Miami Airport Director Likens World Cup Preparation to a Military Operation

Mimi Whitefield, Miami Herald

Miami is capitalizing on its location and reputation as a gateway to South America by building its own soccer culture and encouraging World Cup attendees to spend time and money in its airport and city before moving on to Brazil.

5 years ago

Spirit Airlines May Soon Fly Directly to Miami Airport

Spirit Airlines May Soon Fly Directly to Miami Airport

Hannah Sampson, Miami Herald

Spirit Airlines currently operates profitable routes to nearby Fort Lauderdale Airport, but high demand for cheap fares suggests that there's room for more than one Spirit base in south Florida.

5 years ago

20 Top Airports for International Travel to and From the U.S.

20 Top Airports for International Travel to and From the U.S.

Jason Clampet, Skift

Simply put, the increased traffic is a healthy sign for both inbound and outbound tourism activity in the U.S.

5 years ago

Miami’s new futuristic airport to turn it into a destination in itself

Miami’s new futuristic airport to turn it into a destination in itself

Patricia Mazzie, Miami Herald

Airports as destinations, a trend we outlined in our 2013 trends report, is becoming a reality with Miami's new airport.

6 years ago

Miami airport ready for close up with a new Travel Channel series

Hannah Sampson, Miami Herald

Behind-the-scenes life in an American airport in this paranoid world, how could it not be fascinating?

6 years ago

American hits workers at Miami Airport with news of 1,400 planned job cuts

American hits workers at Miami Airport with news of 1,400 planned job cuts

Hannah Sampson, The Miami Herald

Workers knew it was coming, but that doesn't make it any easier to swallow that 15 percent of American's workforce in Miami and Fort Lauderdale will lose jobs. The heaviest cuts set for service clerks and crew chiefs.

6 years ago

Miami’s getting lot easier to roll into, with its new $180 million arrival center

Hannah Sampson, Miami Herald

From mass chaos to controlled chaos, Miami Airport's finally getting better, even if very late.

7 years ago

New rail connecting Orlando airport to Miami being finalized

Huge implications for the tourism numbers along the Miami-Orlando corridor in Florida.

7 years ago