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September 2014
September 26 Virtual Reality Passenger Assistant Hired At Miami (Airport World)
September 16 

MIA adds more flights, carrier for fall (South Florida Business Journal)

August 2014
August 22 Aeromexico adds fourth weekly Miami-Merida flight (Miami Herald)
August 18 The 50 longest airlines routes from the USA and Canada (USA Today)
August 17 Miami International Airport hosts first 787, adds routes, wins award (World City)
August 15 Exhibition at MIA Captures Florida’s Nostalgic 1950s (Stuck at the Airport and Airport World)
August 14 5 Best Airport Restaurants in the Country (Travelers Today)
August 12 LAN Airlines launches Dreamliner flights at MIA (Miami Herald, Travel Daily News and Air Transport World)
August 6 Another airline to use A380 for Miami flights (Miami Herald)
August 5 American Airlines adding another Brazil connection from Miami 
(Miami Herald and South Florida Business Journal)
July 2014
July 31 July 31 Land Development at Opa-locka Executive Airport (Univision 23)
July 31 MIA passenger traffic up 1.7 percent through June; Brazil travelers up 16 percent in June for World Cup (Travel Daily News)
July 31 American Airlines Adjusts International Winter Schedule (The Wall Street Journal)
July 28 MIA among top airports for new small businesses (South Florida Business Journal and WIOD Radio)
July 28 American Airlines next stop: Cap-Haïtien, Haiti (Miami Herald and USA Today)
July 25 MIA’s Terminal Of Tomorrow Being Planned Today (CBS 4)
July 22

Opa-locka Executive Airport marks 2014 midpoint with double-digit traffic growth, major private investment (Travel Daily News)

July 18

MIA Honors Dwyane Wade (NBC Miami)

July 17 MIA fills underserved area with unique concept (The Americas Duty Free and Travel Retailing)
July 12

More nonstop flights from South Florida (Miami Herald)

July 04

Federal Homeland Security, CBP Officials Visit MIA For Staffing And Security Talks (Travel and Tour World)

June 2014
June 20

MIA Passport Control Kiosks now available to travelers from Visa Waiver countries (Travel Daily News)

June 19

Burrowing Owls Living At Miami Int’l Airport (CBS 4)

June 18

20 Most Popular U.S. Cities Among International Travelers in 2013 (Skift)

June 12

MIA kicks off World Cup celebrations (Channel 7 and Local 10)

June 11

Qatar Airways marks inaugural flight to Miami (Miami Herald)

June 10

Qatar Air Begins Non-Stop Service From MIA To Middle East (CBS 4)

June 10

New Qatar Airways flight connects Miami, Middle East (Miami Herald)

June 9

Victoria’s Secret opens Beauty & Accessories store at Miami Airport (The Moodie Report)

June 7

International travelers headed to Brazil get a taste of the World Cup at Miami airport (Miami Herald)

June 7 Miami International Airport has soccer fever – and soccer art (Stuck at the Airport and Travel and Tour World)
June 3 MIA adds nonstop flights to the Middle East (South Florida Business Journal)
June 3 Miami International Airport has soccer fever – and soccer art (Stuck at the Airport and Travel and Tour World)
May 2014
May 30 XL Airways France brings back seasonal Paris-Miami service (Travel Daily News)
May 25 Miami airport transit hub on the way to bringing planes, trains, automobiles under one roof   (Miami Herald)
May 24 MIA adding new routes, Centurion lounge and more (World City)
May 23 Swiss airline increasing weekly Miami-Zurich flights (Miami herald)
May 15 Whales, sales & soccer at MIA airport  (Stuck at the Airport)
May 14 Miami-Dade County cop wins national award for thwarting fire at airport gas station (Miami Herald)
May 9 New airline on tap for MIA in 2015  (Sun Sentinel)
May 9 American Express to open Centurion Lounge at Miami International Airport   (Travel Daily News)
May 8 Miami Launches its Airport Watch Program  (NYC Aviation)
May 6 Airport gets a whale of a display about Americas (Miami Herald)
May 5

New Miami-Manchester flights announced (Miami Herald)

April 2014
April 27 Domestic travelers highlight first quarter growth at MIA (Travel Daily News)
April 25

MIA freight blooms on flower power (Air World Cargo)

April 24

Miami-Dade Aviation Department names new executives (Airport World)

April 17

Miami will be World Cup crossroads (Miami Herald)

April 16

Journey of Giants, Exhibit in Mexico City & Miami (Exploration Blog)

April 16

Miami International Welcomes FIFA World Cup Trophy (Airport World)

April 16

InselAir Aruba links Aruba with Florida (Anna Aero)

April 15

MIA set to add 11th Brazil destination as airport gears up for World Cup travelers (Travel Daily News)

April 13

UPS Americas aims to tap new growth potential in Latin America (Miami Herald)

April 11

MIA honors volunteer for dedicated service (WSVN 7) 

April 11

Air service between Miami and Fortaleza, Brazil starting next month   (Miami Herald)

April 11

MIA Director hosted Airports Council International-North America CEO for meeting, airport tour (Travel Daily News) 

April 10

MIA: New direct service to Brussels by Jetairfly (Travel Daily News)

April 6

Opa-locka Executive Airport ascends in the jet-set market (Miami Herald)

April 4

MIA moves into top-10 list of busy U.S airports (Miami Herald)

March 2014
March 31

MIA- the eighth best in the world (Diario Las Americas) 

March 31

MIA to get more passport control agents (Miami Herald)

March 26

MIA posts strong international air trade numbers in 2013 (Travel Daily News)

March 24

More passport control officers needed at MIA, Miami-Dade aviation director González tells feds   (Miami Herald)

March 23

'Shooters' band together to keep MIA safe  (Sun Sentinel)

March 22

Federal partners must help MIA fly higher   (Miami Herald)

March 21

Shortage of CBP agents cause chaos at MIA   (Univision)

March 14


March 12

South Florida congressional delegation asks for more customs agents at Miami International Airport  (Miami Herald)

March 12

American Airlines, US Airways combining operations at MIA  (Local 10)

March 11

Miami International Bond Ratings Affirmed (Aviation News Today)

March 6

Canadian North Airlines’ inaugural MIA flight brings more cruise passengers to South Florida (Travel Daily News)

March 5

Officer Mario Gutierrez honored for risking life near airport (Local 10)

March 5

Miami Airport getting bigger and better (The Americas Duty Free & Travel Retailing Magazine)

March 5

Airport growing its long list of links to foreign destinations (Miami Today)

March 5

Miami International’s rankings soar for on-time flights (Miami Today)

March 3

Local Heroes Gather To Make 6-Year-Old Boy With Leukemia’s Birthday Wish Come True (CBS 4)

March 3

Miami International Bonds Rated (Aviation News Today)

February 2014
February 28

Chile Added To Visa Waiver Program (Miami Herald)

February 28

MIA gets a thumbs up from Moody’s (Miami Herald)

February 27

MIA Conducts Full-Scale Emergency Drill (CBS Miami)

February 27 Miami tourism hit record numbers in 2013 (Miami Herald)
February 20

Foaming Fire Trucks Now In Use At MIA (CBS Miami)

February 19

Seasonal Miami-Finland flights to start in December (Miami Herald)

February 13

Your Valentine's Day flowers probably came through Miami International Airport (Local 10)

February 13

Hey Romeo, thank cargo handlers for bringing the roses (Associated Press)

February 12 Returning airlines to deliver more flights between Miami and Europe (Miami Herald)
February 11

TSA PreCheck open for South Floridians to enroll (Miami Herald)

February 11

Expedited lane for international connections coming to MIA (Miami Herald)

February 4

Two new airlines coming to MIA (Miami Herald)

February 1

Not A Layover: A Connection (Premier Traveler)

January 2014
January 31

Sun shines brightly for Florida freight (Air Cargo World)

January 29

Miami-Dade County taxicabs to take cash and credit  (Miami Herald)

January 29

Group plans to bring Eastern Air Lines back to Miami (Miami Herald)

January 28 Charter flights for cruise passengers coming to MIA (Miami Herald)
January 24

LAN Cargo's facility to create 300 jobs at MIA  (Air Cargo World)

January 24 MIA sets new record for cargo (Air Cargo World)
January 22 A new face for MIA (Venue Magazine)
January 21 MIA Hosts Productive Meetings With State, Federal And International Officials (Aviation Pros)
January 19 High fliers: Manatees, race horses and baby sharks have all been shipped by air from Miami (Miami Herald)
January 10 A buzz at the Miami airport: 40,000 bees founds under container (Miami Herald)
January 8 MIA soars as an economic engine (Miami Herald) 
January 8       MIA-flying into a new era (Miami Herald)
January 7 Amenities –and entertainment –at MIA (CNN)
January 2 Art Takes Off (Biscayne Times)

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