The AIRMALL® at BWI Marshall Offers Travelers a Cocktail with a View with Opening of Sky Azure

— Contemporary Cocktail Lounge Now Open in Airport's Renovated Observation Gallery —

Aug 26, 2013, 11:08 ET from AIRMALL USA

BALTIMORE, Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- AIRMALL® USA, the leading airport concessions developer in North America and operator of the AIRMALL at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI Marshall), is pleased to announce that Sky Azure (800 sq. ft.), a contemporary new cocktail and tapas lounge, is now open to travelers. Offering sweeping views of the airfield, Sky Azure is located pre-security in the airport's recently renovated second-level Observation Gallery adjacent to the new BC checkpoint.


"Sky Azure is a sophisticated new lounge where travelers can relax and enjoy a bite and a cocktail while watching planes arrive and depart on the airfield," said Brett Kelly, vice president of AIRMALL Maryland. "Since Sky Azure is located pre-security, we anticipate it will become a destination for travelers and locals alike who come to enjoy the exceptional views and unique vibe."

Sky Azure offers an extensive drink menu, including a selection of classic cocktails such as martinis and an old fashioned. Travelers can also sip on the bar's specialty handcrafted cocktails, including a cinnamon blood orange margarita. The bar menu also includes a wide variety of craft beers and a selection of wines from around the world, which are available by the glass or bottle.

Hungry travelers will appreciate the lounge's selection of seasonally inspired small plates and snacks, including tuna tartare tacos, edamame hummus, ceviche, and roast beef crostini.  Those looking for a sweet treat can enjoy raspberry crème brulee cheesecake, carrot cake or a selection of dessert drinks like almond crème martini or Irish coffee.

"Sky Azure, with its open design and curved bar, fits beautifully in the updated Observation Gallery," said Paul J. Wiedefeld, BWI Marshall Airport CEO.  "From a chic setting and outstanding airfield views to its exceptional cocktail and tapas menu, Sky Azure elevates airport dining to a new level."

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AIRMALL® USA is the developer and manager of the retail, food and beverage operations at Pittsburgh International Airport, Boston Logan International Airport (terminals B and E), Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, and Cleveland Hopkins International Airport.  The leading airport concessions model in North America, AIRMALL USA continues to boast among the highest per-passenger spends on the continent and consistently receives accolades for innovation and customer service.  For more information on AIRMALL USA, visit

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