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25 Jun, 2017, 00:01 ET Houston Airports to Be First Airports in the World to Debut Cutting-Edge Wayfinding Technology

Finding your way around Houston's airports will be as simple as checking your smart phone when a new way-finding application is launched on the...


24 May, 2017, 17:28 ET World-class shopping and dining options now available at Bush Airport with completion of ambitious new program

The best of both worlds — an approach that provides both world-class retail shopping options spiced with the local flavor of Houston's renowned...


21 Mar, 2017, 16:11 ET Vacation Express Returns to Houston with Direct Service to Punta Cana

All-inclusive Punta Cana vacation packages are on sale now ATLANTA, March 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Vacation Express is delighted to announce the...


16 Mar, 2017, 11:52 ET Bush Airport Among Top Airports in U.S. for On-Time Performance

Houston has two successful international airports with record-breaking passenger demand from both business and leisure travelers. With a vision to...


15 Mar, 2017, 16:12 ET Bush Airport among the most improved in the world, according to industry expert survey results

Results from a survey of nearly 14 million airline customers cited Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport as one of the most improved...


04 Feb, 2016, 14:44 ET Houston Airports Set New Passenger Marks

 The Houston Airport System's streak of record-setting passenger totals continued in 2015. According to a year-end traffic report released by...


16 Nov, 2015, 18:20 ET Houston Spaceport in spotlight as SpaceCom launches Nov. 17-19 in Houston

SpaceCom, The Space Commerce Conference and Exposition, launches Nov. 17-19, 2015 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston. The...


10 Nov, 2015, 13:13 ET Purchase of building at Ellington a key step in Houston Spaceport development plans

 The Houston Airport System completed an important step in the functional launch of the Houston Spaceport on Wednesday,...


08 Sep, 2015, 16:30 ET WestJet begins non-stop service between Houston, Calgary

 WestJet celebrated the launch of non-stop service between Houston and Calgary, Alberta when the inaugural flight from Calgary International...


30 Jun, 2015, 18:26 ET Plannen Houston Airport System voor ruimtevaartcentrum goedgekeurd door FAA

Het Houston Airport System (HAS) heeft een licentie voor lanceringen gekregen van de Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) en dat betekent dat...


30 Jun, 2015, 11:20 ET Houston Airport System plant für das durch die FAA genehmigte Raumfahrtzentrum

Das Houston Airport System (HAS) hat von der Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) die Lizenz für eine Abschussbasis erhalten, wodurch sich der...


30 Jun, 2015, 11:20 ET Les plans de l'Houston Airport System pour une base spatiale ont été approuvés par la FAA

HOUSTON, 30 juin 2015 /PRNewswire/ - L'Houston Airport System (HAS, système aéroportuaire d'Houston) a obtenu une licence de site de lancement...


13 Jan, 2015, 10:29 ET Volaris Brings its Expansion Efforts to Houston

 Volaris added to its expanding route network connecting Mexico and the United States today, when it announced nonstop service between...


15 Dec, 2014, 10:30 ET EVA to Launch Houston Flights in June 2015

EVA Air will initiate non-stop flights between Taipei and Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) on June 19, 2015. The airline will...


11 Dec, 2014, 12:20 ET ANA is Set to Connect Houston and Tokyo

ANA, Japan's leading airline, is announcing plans to connect Tokyo and Houston, Texas with nonstop air service beginning in the spring of...


23 Oct, 2014, 11:48 ET Interjet Arrives to Houston With Nonstop to Monterrey, Mexico

Interjet officially began flight operations in Houston, Texas today as the airline celebrated the landing of its inaugural flight connecting...


22 Sep, 2014, 10:40 ET Free Wi-Fi Takes Off at Houston Airports

The Houston Airport System (HAS) has taken a major step forward in enhancing the overall customer experience at George Bush Intercontinental...


20 Aug, 2014, 13:25 ET Scandinavian Airlines Arrives in Houston

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) is now connecting Houston, Texas with Stavanger, Norway through nonstop air service, a move that's expected to...


02 May, 2014, 11:07 ET Korean Air Connects Houston and Seoul with Daily Service

Korean Air is now operating daily nonstop service between Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Incheon International Airport in...


14 Apr, 2014, 15:42 ET Sierra Nevada Corporation and Houston Airport System Sign Letter of Intent to Explore Dream Chaser® Teaming Opportunities at Houston Spaceport

In a joint news conference held on April 10 at the Rice University Space Institute, Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) and the Houston...


31 Mar, 2014, 14:13 ET Scandinavian Airlines Announces Houston Flight

 Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) is launching nonstop air service between Stavanger, Norway and George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) in...


05 Feb, 2014, 07:35 ET Korean Air Launches Service To Houston

Korean Air, America's largest Asian airline, is launching nonstop service between Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Incheon...


14 Jan, 2014, 17:00 ET Air China Expands Nonstop Houston-Beijing Service To Daily

--Increase in frequency for the route comes less than a year after its inaugural flight on July 11, 2013-- Eight months after China's...


04 Sep, 2013, 17:15 ET Houston Airports Unveil First Look at Proposed Spaceport

The Houston Airport System unveiled part of its vision for the future of Ellington Airport (EFD) today, as conceptual renderings of a possible...


11 Jul, 2013, 19:27 ET Air China Connects Houston and Beijing with New Nonstop Service

 Air China, the exclusive national flag carrier for the People's Republic of China, begins its four weekly nonstop services between Beijing...