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Planning for Holiday Travel

In anticipation of holiday passenger traffic, expect limited ATLNext construction activity during the next two weeks. Scaling back lane closures at the Domestic entrances as canopy construction continues From December 15 through January 2, one outer lane will be partially closed in front of both the North and South Terminals. Part of one lane will … Continue →

Pre-Security Starbucks is Back

Coffee and tea lovers: rejoice! A temporary Starbucks is now open to replace the atrium location that closed in September for ATLNext renovations at the main security checkpoint. These upgrades are making way for new Automated Screening Lanes (ASLs) that will boost efficiency and ultimately decrease security wait times. “Serving our customers is always the … Continue →

Four-Star Hotel Announced

Mixed-Use Lease Finalized, Four-Star Hotel to be Built ATL has officially announced the approval of a ground lease to build ATLNext’s third-party development in partnership with Majestic Realty Co. and Carter. Phase I of the development will consist of an 11-story, 440-room, four-star hotel with 80,000 feet of meeting space and an additional 60,000 square … Continue →

Service Animal Relief Areas

Good news for our traveling dog lovers: Have you seen the new Service Animal Relief Areas (SARAs) at Hartsfield-Jackson? In accordance with the U.S. Department of Transportation, ATL now provides wheelchair-accessible animal relief areas for service animals inside the terminal. Two concourses, near gates B33 and C19, have completed SARAs, with additional areas for each … Continue →

New Security Lanes Coming Soon

Look forward to faster security lines in the future, with minimal impact on wait times now. Improving the security screening process at Hartsfield-Jackson is a fundamental part of ATLNext. We’re boosting efficiency (and ultimately decreasing security wait times!) of the passenger screening process by adding 20 new Automated Screening Lanes (ASLs) to the security checkpoints … Continue →

Rental Car Center Upgrades

As part of upgrades to existing parking facilities, repairs have started at the Rental Car Center at Hartsfield-Jackson. The work includes rust removal and painting of the pedestrian bridges that connect the Center to the surrounding rental car parking garages. In order to make these upgrades, you can expect rotating lane closures on Rental Car … Continue →

Lane Closures at Airport Boulevard Connector

As part of ongoing work at Hartsfield-Jackson’s new domestic commercial vehicle and taxi hold lot, one southbound lane along Airport Boulevard Connector will be closed October 28 and 31, as well as November 1, 2 and 4. The far right turning lane onto the Rental Car Center Parkway will be closed at 8 a.m. each … Continue →

Road Lane Closures Begin October 15

Expect lane closures as pre-construction begins for the two new canopies at ATL’s Domestic entrances.

Canopy Construction Gets Underway

ATL is undergoing a facelift as crews lay the groundwork for the construction of two giant canopies on the north and south entrances of the Domestic Terminal. Initial work begins Saturday, Oct. 15, with crews relocating utilities, building temporary elevators and constructing temporary pedestrian ramps. Once constructed, the two canopies will total the length of … Continue →

Main Security Checkpoint Expansion

Innovative work is underway as construction starts at ATL – all part of the Airport’s 20-year capital improvement plan ATLNext.  Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 7, all food, beverage and retail locations near the main security checkpoint will be closed to make way for the new extended queuing lanes and smart security system.  These improvements will boost efficiency in passenger screenings, … Continue →