Lauren Saria Arizona Republic Published 6:00 AM EST Nov 19, 2018 There's a lot to love about Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. The airport's combination of on-time performance and top-notch amenities recently earned it the title of best airport in the country from popular frequent-flier website The Points Guy. Terminal 4, the airport's largest, offers a particularly enjoyable experience with more than 50 dining and drinking establishments near the gates for American and Southwest flights, among others. Most of these are branches of popular local Phoenix restaurants and include one of the best airport restaurants in the country. Next time you're headed to Sky Harbor Airport's Terminal 4, forget about soggy sandwiches and cold coffee. These 10 restaurants will have you rethinking your definition of airport dining. And if you want to see all your options, check out this gate-by-gate guide to Terminal 4. 10 BEST RESTAURANTS AT PHOENIX SKY HARBOR … [Read more...] about Best restaurants at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Terminal 4
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We've all been there: It's 6 p.m., and your flight boards in 20 minutes. You raced straight to the airport from work, and now you're starving. You passed some decent options on your way to security but decided not to stop, hoping your prospects would look better on the other side. Now you're in line for fast food feeling quite full of regret despite your empty stomach.Many of us will make a trip through Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport at some point. It's about time we were all prepared to navigate the airport's ever-growing number of dining options – especially Terminal 4's.Here's a handy field guide to Sky Harbor dining, arranged by terminal and proximity to airport gates. You can still get Chef Silvana’s award-winning guacamole at Sky Harbor. Jacob Tyler Dunn Terminal 2Pre-SecurityBarrio AvionPost-SecurityBarrio AvionTerminal 3 Pre-SecurityPHX Market Post-SecurityEl Portal Express EXPAND Ask for the Delux Burger as a lettuce wrap next time you're in the mood … [Read more...] about Phoenix Sky Harbor Restaurants: A Field Guide to Airport Dining
Melissa Yeager Arizona Republic Published 9:00 AM EST Nov 8, 2018 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport offers the best experience in the United States for air travelers, according to a study by the popular frequent-flier website The Points Guy. This is the second time the website has ranked the 30 best and worst airports in the U.S. and the second time Phoenix Sky Harbor has gotten the top spot. The ranking, conducted every other year due to the slow rate of changes at airports, highlighted Sky Harbor’s on-time performance, proximity to downtown Phoenix and amenities such as nursing rooms, animal-relief areas, local restaurants and even spas. Reviewers also loved Sky Harbor’s LEED certification and its commitment to environmental sustainability. “All of this together helped Phoenix retain its first place status,” said Julian Mark Kheel, editorial director at The Points Guy. How the ranking was determined Kheel … [Read more...] about Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport: Best airport in U.S. for second time
Garrett Mitchell Arizona Republic Published 1:00 p.m. UTC Jul 21, 2018 In an era when an internet connection is a necessity, not a perk, hearing that an airport's Wi-Fi may be unsecured and risky could cause panic faster than Kylie Jenner receives likes on Instagram. A study released this week claims that Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is one of the 10 most dangerous for connecting to public Wi-Fi. But is it, really? Coronet, a tech-security company based in Tel Aviv, analyzed 250,000 devices in the vicinity of the 45 busiest airports in the United States to estimate the vulnerability of the Wi-Fi they're using. Each airport was assigned a "vulnerability score" based on the security of the internet connections within 0.6 mile of the airport. Those connections include the airport's Wi-Fi provider as well as providers in nearby homes and businesses. How the airports ranked According to the study, these airports had the least … [Read more...] about Study says it’s unsafe to go online at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. Is it?
PHILADELPHIA and PHOENIX, July 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that a joint venture led by Hill was awarded a contract for program management services to support the needs of the Phoenix Aviation Department's Capital Improvement Program (CIP). The fee for services will not exceed $47.5 million for this three-year base contract that has a two-year extension option. The CIP is comprised of a five-year development plan for projects at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, Phoenix Goodyear Airport, and Phoenix Deer Valley Airport. The CIP includes the Terminal 3 Modernization Program, Terminal 4 S1 Concourse Project, and Phoenix Sky Train® Stage 2 Project, as well as other terminal, airfield, parking, cargo, general office, and facilities projects. The CIP management services provided by the Hill/Red Brick JV will augment City staff utilizing a Qualified Vendor List of firms … [Read more...] about Hill / Red Brick Joint Venture Awarded $47.5 Million Contract to Manage Capital Improvement Program at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport