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NEW MEMBERS Welcome to Our New Associate Members ACI-NA has received applications from the following new ACI-NA World Business Partners and Associate Members. ACI-NA World Business Partners and Associate Members represent the wide variety of private industry 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. Applied Research Associates, Inc. Mr. Richard Speir, Division Manager 7184 Troy Hill Drive, Suite N Elkridge, MD 21075 P: (410) 540-9949 F: (410) 540-9288 E: Applied Research Associates’ goal is to solve problems of national importance by providing science and engineering research, technical support services, specialty products and integrated solutions. Applied Research Associates has applied this formula since 1979 and it has established an international reputation as an engineering and research company that exceeds expectations in solving complex weapons, security, environmental, transportation, and readiness problems. craft noise challenges and a product portfolio recognized worldwide for its ability to accurately simulate current and future aviation systems, the firm invites airport operators to discover how ATAC can help answer their most complex aviation questions. ATAC has solutions and services available for immediate application for airports, air traffic, service providers, military aviation operations organizations and aviation operations research professionals. airports. AvTurf was developed and tested specifically for the airfield environment. Bettering our communities from the inside out—it’s the very core of who we are. Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, PC Mr. Michael R. McGinnis, Shareholder 410 17th St., Suite 2200 Denver, CO 80202-4402 P: (303) 223-1110 F: (303) 223-0910 E: Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck is a unique law firm. Walk in any of its offices and potential clients will immediately recognize a different type of energy. Complacency doesn’t have a place here. Flexibility and inspiration do. The firm’s culture and enthusiasm allow its attorneys, legislative consultants and legal staff to stay ahead of clients’ needs and provide them with the resources they require to meet their business objectives. Potential clients see Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck involved in some of the biggest cases and most significant deals around the country as well as with the most important legislation affecting business in America. But clients also see the firm deeply committed to the communities in which it practices. Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck donates both energy and financial commitment to muchneeded charitable causes, community organizations and industry associations. Five Star Parking Mr. Scott Hutchison, Senior Vice President 515 S. Flower St., Suite 3200 Los Angeles, CA 90071 P: (213) 629-3263 F: (213) 489-1078 E: Five Star Parking was established in Los Angeles in 1981. Now, with hundreds of locations nationwide, a staff of thousands of employees and annual revenues of over $220 million, Five Star Parking is both a trendsetter and a proven industry leader. The company believes the key to its success is its diverse experience, development and application of innovative management procedures and revenue controls. Five Star Parking’s continued expansion in facilities throughout the country is a credit to its emphasis on personalized service, professional standards, and company integrity. Five Star Parking offers a complete range of services, from the design and development of a strategic parking plan to day-to-day site management and operations. It currently manages a full spectrum of parking venues, including office buildings, shopping centers, surface lots, municipal facilities, hotels, airports, convention centers, and more. AvTurf, LLC Mr. Joe Dobson, President 422 George St. Milford MI 48381 P: (248) 684-1221 F: (248) 684-1212 E: AvTurf is a commonsense approach to enhancing airfield safety. The company has extensive experience in aviation safety, airport operations, excavation and synthetic turf installation/manufacturing. AvTurf’s experience comes through decades of airport certification inspections, disaster drills, accident investigations and maintenance and safety programs. With the addition of experts in synthetic fiber composition, manufacturing and installation, the firm has successfully pooled its ideas and experiences to design and implement the first-ever artificial turf for ATAC Corporation Mr. Scott Simcox, Vice President Business Development 755 N. Mathilda Ave., Suite 200 Sunnyvale, CA 94085 P: (408) 736-2822 F: (408) 736-8447 E: ATAC is committed to providing its clients worldclass modeling, simulation, and analysis for the entire range of the aviation domain. With over 25 years of experience in modeling some of the most complex airport, airspace, and air- | CENTERLINES 43

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

President’s Message
Canadian Airports
Associates’ Corner
Policy Center
Regulatory Front
On the Hill and On the Stump
One on One: Dave Barger
Revenue: The Concessions Awards
Environment: O’Hare Expansion
Passenger Focus: Houston Friendly
Safety and Security: After Comair, What Next?
Air Service Recruiting: Charleston’s Acquisition of AirTran
On Management: Performance Benchmarking at DFW
Now Underway
Grand Opening
Conference Previews and Reviews
New Members
Index of Advertisers/
Box Scores

Centerlines - January 2008