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NEW MEMBERS Blast Deflectors, Inc., designs, manufactures and installs jet blast deflectors and ground runup enclosures for airports and military facilities worldwide. Our products are designed to improve airfield safety, maximize available space and minimize aircraft runup noise. Founded in 1957, more than 50 years of experience and industry know-how is your assurance of quality, low-maintenance, long service life jet blast deflectors and ground runup enclosures. Furthermore, in 2006 BDI acquired Airport Protection Systems (APS), a German supplier of jet blast deflectors and ground runup enclosures. The addition of the APS line of products greatly enhances BDI’s capabilities. analytical capabilities not available in other information systems. ESRI offers a suite of software that integrates spatial data with airport facility management systems, planning and noise modeling systems, databases and CAD systems, weather surveillance and other satellitebased data collection systems. Because ESRI’s GIS software inherently integrates technology that supports data sharing and analysis across departmental boundaries, airport management can easily share and utilize real-time for critical operations. Welcome New Members ACI-NA has received the following applications from the following airports, new ACI-NA World Business Partners and Associate Members. ACI-NA World Business Partners and Associate Members represent a variety of private businesses which provide products, equipment and services to airports and the aviation industry. Through this program, ACI-NA World Business Partners and Associate Members work with ACI-NA Airport members to address industry issues and discuss new technologies and innovative ideas. Garrett Brands, LLC Ms. Karen Storc Store Development Manager 401 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 1700 Chicago, IL 60611 P: (312) 943-4200 F: (312) 280-9611 E: Sole Proprietor Since our very first days in Chicago at 10 West Madison Street, Garrett Popcorn Shops has maintained our dedication to fresh, hot-air popped popcorn. We continue to use only the highest quality ingredients, and Garrett Popcorn Shops never uses fat or oils in the popping process. We know that our popcorn costs more to make, but our CaramelCrisp® and CheeseCorn™ are worth it. We start with our privately grown blend of kernels, pop them right before your eyes (guaranteeing freshness!) and then gently fold them into our three-generations-old, secret family recipe. This commitment to our recipe also extends to our suppliers and their highest quality ingredients. Epson America, Inc. Mr. Michael Pruitt Product & Business Development Manager 3840 Kilroy Airport Way Long Beach, CA 90806 P: (562) 290-4000 F: (562) 290-5350 E: Silver Epson America, Inc., is a leading manufacturer of transaction printers using impact, thermal and inkjet technologies, well known for their long life and reliability, and manufactured under strict environmental and quality standards. Epson has worldwide sales offices and regional technical centers to support their customers. Airport Members St. Augustine/St. Johns County Airport Authority Mr. Edward R. Wuellner Executive Director 4796 US 1 N St. Augustine, FL 32095 P: (904) 209-0900 F: (904) 209-0528 E: Valley International Airport Mr. Michael Browning Director of Aviation 3002 Heritage Way, 3rd Floor Harlingen, TX 78550 P: (956) 430-8605 F: (956) 430-8619 E: ESRI Mr. Terrence Bills Transportation Industry Manager 380 New York St. Redlands, CA 92373 P: (909) 793-2853 F: (909) 307-3039 E: Silver ESRI’s geographic information system (GIS) software supports aviation organizations worldwide. Airport managers are discovering that GIS technology is an excellent tool that provides unique information and ACI-NA World Business Partners and Associate Members Blast Deflectors, Inc. Mr. Don Bergin Director, Technical Sales 5595 Equity Ave., Suite 650 Reno, NV 89502 P: (775) 856-1928 F: (775) 856-1686 E: Small Business Genetec, Inc. Mr. Danny Peleg Director of Market Development for Transportation 2280 Alfred-Nobel Blvd., Suite 400 Saint-Laurent, QC Canada, H4S 2A4 P: (514) 332-4000 F: (514) 332-1692 Airport-Related Business 80 CENTERLINES | SEPTEMBER 2008

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Centerlines - September 2008

Centerlines - September 2008
Welcome to Boston
President’s Message
Canadian Airports
Associates’ Corner
Policy Center
On the Hill and On the Stump
Downes Award
ACI-NA 60th Anniversary
Host Airport Profile
Cover Story: James L. Oberstar
Regulatory Front: Security Standards
Security: Checkpoint Evolution
Environment: Measuring Greenhouse Gases at Sea-Tac
Air Service: Wild, Wild Ride
Passenger Focus: DOT’s Complaint Desk
On Management: “TLC” at John Wayne
Revenue Arena: A Tale of Two Diversified Cities
Media Relations: New Media
Now Underway
Grand Openings
New Members
Conference Sponsors
Conference Exhibitors
Index of Advertisers/
Box Scores

Centerlines - September 2008