Kansas City Airport Awards Rental Car Shuttle Contract to First Transit

CINCINNATI, OH - First Transit, Inc. was awarded a 5 year, $3.8 million contract to operate the consolidated rental car facility services at the Kansas City International Airport in Missouri.  This contract started April 1, 2007.  This is a great addition to First Transit's resume of airport rental car shuttle operations, which includes the Houston International Airport and McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas.

First Transit is proud to announced Daniel Laxson as the Project Manager for the Kansas City RAC.  Dan was previously the Assistant General Manager at the IAH Houston Rental Car Shuttle operation in Houston, TX, where he supervised 86 employees and provided leadership for 9 supervisors.  He spent 10 years before that at the Portland International Airport as a supervisor.  Dan is joined in Kansas City by Eric Johnson, the new Maintenance Manager for the rental car shuttle operations.  Eric has spent the last 4 years as an MIT Maintenance Manager at the IAH Houston Rental Car Shuttle operation. 
First Transit, Inc. has more than 51 years of experience and is a leading provider of passenger transportation contract and management services in the United States, providing operation, management and consulting for nearly 150 systems in 42 states, Canada and Puerto Rico for transit authorities, state departments of transportation, federal agencies, municipal organizations and private companies.  First Transit employs more than 7,300 dedicated transit professionals.