Fly Burger Bar Boutique Lands on Concourse B at Hartsfield-Jackson
Airport officials unveil Master Chef Tom Catherall’s new gourmet burger concept.
Miguel Southwell, Interim General Manager, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
Donata Major, Chief Executive Officer, Concessions International
Tom Catherall, Certified Master Chef
Hartsfield-Jackson officials will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the
grand-opening of Fly Burger Bar Boutique on Concourse B. The restaurant joins an impressive list of terrific restaurants already serving meals at the Airport.
Last month marked three years since Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
solicited Requests for Proposals for one of the largest concession roll-outs in North America.
Today, customers passing through Hartsfield-Jackson are met with a variety of dining and
retail options, including nationally-known brand and local favorites. Upon the project’s
completion, Hartsfield-Jackson will boast one of the highest number of concession locations
of any airport in the world.
Late last year, Hartsfield-Jackson’s International Terminal food court was named the world’s best Airport Food Court by The Moodie Report in its 3rd Annual Airport Food & Beverage Awards. Currently, there are more than 120 new restaurants and retail locations at Hartsfield-Jackson.
Tuesday, April 15 – 10:30 a.m. (MEDIA TO ARRIVE AT 10 a.m.)
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport,
6000 North Terminal Parkway,
Atlanta, Georgia 30320
Media attending the event are required to arrive by 10:00 a.m. Please meet at the clock tower in the atrium and please bring a government issued I.D. in order to proceed through airport security.
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Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL) is the world’s busiest airport, serving more than 94.4 million passengers annually with nonstop service to more than 150 U.S. destinations and nearly 70 international destinations in more than 45 countries. ATL boasts a direct economic impact of $32.5 billion in metro Atlanta and $68.3 billion in Georgia. The Airport is the largest employer in Georgia, with more than 58,000 employees. The Airport is a frequent recipient of awards of excellence for concessions, operations, architectural engineering and construction – including the 2013 Global Efficiency Excellence Award from the Air Transport Research Society, 2013 Project of the Year, Architectural Category for the Maynard H. Jackson Jr. International Terminal from the American Association of Airport Executives Southeast chapter and the 2012 Best Airport in North America, Business Travel Award from the Business Traveler Magazine. ATL has completed more than $6 billion worth of capital improvements, including a new, energy-efficient rental car center, a gold LEED-certified international terminal and aesthetic and functional upgrades to its concourses, people movers and parking services. For more information, go to www.atlanta-airport.com. Check out the Airport’s YouTube channel by visiting www.youtube.com/AtlantaHartsfield, follow us on Twitter (@Atlanta_Airport) and become a fan on Facebook (Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport).