Stephen D. Van Beek

Steve Van Beek

Stephen has over 20 years’ experience as an industry-leading specialist in aviation policy and business planning. He provides these services to airport authorities, commercial businesses, trade associations, and all levels of government. 

Stephen is leading consulting engagements on airport privatization and public-private partnerships (PPPs); assisting airport management with strategic, performance and succession planning; helping airports increase commercial revenues by improving parking strategy and yield management, and analysing public policy developments for airport boards and management.

At Steer, Stephen supports our global offer in aviation, including areas such as PPPs, policy and regulation and air traffic management.

Articles and insights by this expert

22 Feb 2023

It's time to finally fix the broken Airport and Airway Trust Fund

With the authorization of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and its programs expiring on September 30, 2023, this year promises...

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25 Jan 2023

American and Southwest Airlines pay substantially more than Spirit Airlines for identical FAA services

On January 24, we shared a recent study that documented the effects of airline ticketing practices on the fees paid to the FAA for air...

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23 Jan 2023

New research into airline "unbundling" ticketing practices documents their growing effects on FAA programs and airline competition

Recent research documents how airline pricing models are costing the Federal Aviation Administration's Airport and Airway Trust Fund...

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28 Nov 2022

Perspectives on FAA Reauthorization: Creating a Sustainable Funding Model

On September 30, 2023, the authority for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and its programs will expire. Since the last...

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31 Oct 2022

Orlando Leads the Way on Airport-Rail Connectivity

I had the pleasure of recently touring the new Terminal C at Orlando International Airport with MCO's CEO Kevin Thibault. This link...

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