The North Carolina Consular Corps convenes twice a year, once in Raleigh and once in Charlotte. This time, the meeting took place at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. Four representatives of Homeland Security, Border Control, TSA and the FBI gave an overview about their workings.
Afterwards, Stuart Hair, Economic Affairs Manager of the Airport, gave an overview of the present planning regarding expansion of Concourse A, then E, the fourth parallel runway and he confirmed that it looks as if Charlotte maintained its ranking as 6th busiest airport in the nation also in 2017
German Honorary Consul for NC, Klaus Becker, Keynote Speaker at Columbia World Affairs Council Luncheon, September 6.
German Bundestag and Transatlantic Relations: Peter Beyer, September 20.