Massport OKs $45M for Logan Terminal B improvements


Boston Business Journal | By David Harris
September 15, 2016

terminal-bThe Massachusetts Port Authority voted on Thursday to approve a partial project budget of $45 million dollars for improvements to Terminal B at Logan International Airport.

The project, which Massport said was necessary as a result of the merger of American Airlines Group Inc. (Nasdaq: ALL) and US Airways, will consolidate all American Airlines gates from two different locations in Terminal B to 18 contiguous gates on the side of the terminal formerly occupied by US Airways.

The current three security checkpoints on the former US Airways side of Terminal B will be consolidated into one modern checkpoint, Logan said. American currently serves approximately 6 million passengers per year at Logan, Massport said.

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