A California man wanted in the killing of a family of four in the Czech Republic was detained Thursday evening at Dulles International Airport. [ more › ]
Congressman Frank Wolf busts up a spy ring: On March 16, in what appeared to be another case of Chinese espionage, FBI agents boarded a plane at Dulles International Airport to arrest Bo Jiang, a Chinese national with a doctorate in electrical engineering from Old Dominion University. Jiang, a former contractor at NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, [...]
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials working international arrivals at Dulles International Airport turn up the oddest things. Most recently: a trunk full of 20 raw black chickens. [ more › ]
A woman boarding a flight on Monday at Dulles International Airport was stopped briefly by the Transportation Security Administration after an X-ray scanner found that her walking cane was concealing a sword. [ more › ]
Bo Jiang, a researcher at NASA's Langley Research Center, was arrested by the FBI Saturday night on a plane as it pulled away from the gate at Dulles International Airport bound for China. Rep. Frank Wolf (R-Va.), whose district includes the NASA research facility, accused Jiang of being a "Chinese spy. Show More Summary
In what must have been like a total James Bond scenario, a NASA researcher at Langley named Bo Jiang was arrested on a plane bound for China as it pulled away from the gate at Dulles International Airport. No facts confirm that this was actually an action movie-worthy moment, but one can imagine. More »
Over the weekend, Chinese national and ex-NASA contractor Bo Jiang was arrested on a Beijing-bound plane departing from Dulles International Airport, charged with lying to federal agents. [ more › ]
Bryan Jones shot this lovely portrait of Space Shuttle Discovery at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center; the companion site to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum is located near Washington Dulles International Airport.
Two airplanes have clipped wings this afternoon at Washington Dulles International Airport, according to WJLA ABC 7 of Washington.
A Germantown, Md. couple got a very nice Christmas Day surprise when workers at Dulles International Airport recovered a dog the couple had brought over from Egypt but ran off as soon as he arrived two weeks ago. [ more › ]
On Election Night last month, Daryoush Sarreshteh, 73, and his wife Sakineh, arrived at Dulles International Airport after 11 hours of flying from Tabriz, Iran, where he was once the mayor. They were looking forward to seeing their daughter and granddaughter in Falls Church. Show More Summary
It was built in an unincorporated area called Willard, a mostly black community on the Fairfax-Loudoun county line. They wanted to build it in Burke, where Burke Lake Park is now, but the community protested. It was originally going to be called Chantilly Airport. Show More Summary
Smokers at Dulles International Airport are making life for the rest of us kinda miserable, says a new CDC report. [ more › ]
A United Airlines flight declared an emergency Thursday night at Dulles International Airport after a passenger would not follow a flight attendant’s instructions as the plane approached the airport, airport and company officials said. Read full article >>
RTR Technologies Inc. is completing delivery of third-rail heating systems and controls for a major transit rail extension to Dulles International Airport in Northern Virginia.
Standing in the security line at Washington Dulles International Airport yesterday morning, Facebook DC manager Adam Conner spotted a fellow passenger drinking an alcoholic beverage straight out of the bottle and "offering swigs to other passengers." More »
From the editorial board of the Washington Post: Over the 13 years that Mr. Delgaudio has represented the Sterling district, near Dulles International Airport in eastern Loudoun, that agenda has included aggressive and frequently acerbic homophobic positions. Show More Summary
Several arriving flights were delayed Monday night at Dulles International Airport while police conducted an investigation there, an airport spokesman said. Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority spokesman Rob Yingling said that so far as he knew, departures were not affected. Read full article >>
A man from Guatemala who entered the country carrying cocaine concealed in candy and soup was stopped last weekend at Dulles International Airport, officials said. Officials said the man was a courier who was not aware of the contents of the package, and that the agency decided not to pursue criminal charges but instead issued an expedited removal. Show More Summary
The clever attempts to smuggle hard drugs through Dulles International Airport were foiled again last weekend when customs officers detained two couriers from Guatemala who were carrying jars of cream and honey lined with cocaine. [ more › ]