Category: Airport Addicts

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Airport offering $90K for someone to take care of dangerous wildlife

Airport offering $90K for someone to take care of dangerous wildlife

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport has a job going. They are looking for a “Airport Wildlife Biologist.” It pays well – around $90K a year in New Zealand dollars. Your job? To shoot any wildlife that might put aircraft at risk. But before you either laugh or protest, just remember this can be a matter of...

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The importance of a stopover – Dan Lake on Radio Live

The importance of a stopover – Dan Lake on Radio Live

Even with modern aircraft the other side of the world is at least 20 hours of flying time away.
That’s 20 hours of sitting in a chair (if you’re like me and aren’t flash enough to fly in business class).
Sitting in a cramped space staring at a screen. Ignoring the health risks of not being active for that period of time, it’s enough to drive you crazy.

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Five Star Pullman hotel to be built at Auckland Airport

Five Star Pullman hotel to be built at Auckland Airport

The Novotel at Auckland International Airport is getting a new neighbour. Auckland Airport and Tainui Group Holdings have announced their plans to develop a new 5-star, premium 250-room hotel operated by AccorHotels under the Pullman brand. “Auckland Airport plays a key role in New Zealand’s growing tourism industry and in connecting Auckland to New Zealand...