ACI-NA Applauds Neffenger's Leadership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 17, 2017

Washington, DC – Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) today thanked Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator Peter Neffenger for his service and leadership following his announcement he will leave TSA this month. 

"While at the helm of the TSA, Administrator Neffenger ushered in a new era of efficiency and collaboration that has strengthened aviation security," said ACI-NA President and CEO Kevin M. Burke. "ACI-NA greatly appreciates the Administrator's willingness to work alongside airport operators and our airline partners in our shared commitment to safety, security, and customer service. We wish him well in his next endeavor."

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About ACI-NA

Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) represents local, regional, and state governing bodies that own and operate commercial airports in the United States and Canada. ACI-NA member airports enplane more than 95 percent of the domestic and virtually all the international airline passenger and cargo traffic in North America.  Approximately 380 aviation-related businesses are also members of ACI-NA, providing goods and services to airports.  Collectively, U.S. airports employ more than 1.3 million people and account for $1.2 trillion in economic activity—or seven percent of the total U.S. workforce and eight percent of GDP.  Canadian airports support 405,000 jobs and contribute C$35 billion to Canada’s GDP. Learn more at www.aci-na.org