Tag: Ralph Cutié

Innovation Authority launches second public challenge with MIA

Miami-Dade Innovation Authority, Inc. (“MDIA”), a nonprofit that works to strengthen the relationship between local government and technology companies as a way to improve the quality of life for Miami-Dade County residents, today launched its second Public Innovation Challenge. Kicking off Thu...

Norse Atlantic launches ticket sales to Miami from London

From today Norse Atlantic Airways customers can book direct flights between London Gatwick and Miami. Flights will operate four times a week and throughout the winter season from £450 return including all taxes from 18th September. “We are pleased to be able to now offer the popular destinatio...

MIA announces World Travel Expo in June 2023

With the goal of promoting tourism to Miami International Airport’s network of 166 destinations across the globe, Miami-Dade County officials and local travel industry executives hosted a kickoff event on December 2 for members of the Consular Corps of Miami to announce the first World Travel Expo...

MIA earns high praise from FAA for airport accessibility

In recognition of its outstanding achievements in airport accessibility, Miami International Airport received the Civil Rights Advocate and Partner Award from the Federal Aviation Administration during its 13th Annual National Civil Rights and Training Conference for Airports on July 28. The awar...

Alaska Airlines turns up the heat with Miami re-launch

Alaska Airlines resumed daily Seattle-Miami service for the first time since 2012, making Miami the airline’s 100th nonstop destination from its ­­­­­­hometown airport in Seattle and ­­­­giving South Florida residents another travel option to the Pacific Northwest. Alaska Airlines w...

Biometric boarding landing soon at MIA

Passengers departing from Miami International Airport will soon be able to board their international flights with just the quick, touchless click of a camera, thanks to a recently approved contract that will implement biometric boarding at all of MIA’s 130-plus gates. Installation is expected t...

MIA wins four national awards for government innovation

Four projects that improved passenger and cargo operations at Miami International Airport were recognized with 2022 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs that strengthen servic...

Ralph Cutié named new MIA Director and CEO

Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava announced the appointment of Rafael (Ralph) Cutié – who had been serving in the role as Interim Director – as the new Director and CEO of the Miami-Dade Aviation Department following a search. “MIA is the County’s largest economic engine and plays ...

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