The 12 hours of turmoil that engulfed Fort Lauderdale's airport after a gunman slaughtered five travelers in January was sparked by false reports of gunshots and aggravated by authorities who … Click to Continue »
So ABC has had the travel day worthy of a John Candy movie. I was supposed to pick her up at the airport this morning at 11 am, but got a frantic phone call she had overslept and missed her plane, but she had rescheduled and would be in at 3:30. No big deal, I […]
Headed to Salt Lake City International airport tomorrow for the AWRA Spring Specialty Conference at the Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort just 30 miles from the airport. If you're going and you are a skier or snowboarder, bring your gear. Lots of snow up on the hill; the cumulative snowfall...
Membership is $7,500 a year A new, ultra-private terminal at LAX for celebrities, “high-profile executives, and any traveler that demands privacy” is almost up and running at the airport, and is it ever luxurious, says Forbes, which took a tour of the gated terminal. Show More Summary
Booming Ben, the last heath hen ever seen before the birds' extinction, was last spotted near the airport on Martha’s Vineyard. Today, a sculpture of a heath hen memorializes the lost species at that very spot. Heath hens were once very plentiful between New Hampshire and Virginia in the United States. Show More Summary
Drone juggernaut DJI recently announced on their website that they’ll be offering a bounty of up to 1 million yuan, or $145,000, for information related to several drone incidents at an airport in southwestern China’s Sichuan province. Show More Summary
Repealing Obamacare. Renegotiating NAFTA. Building the border wall. Cutting taxes. Rebuilding roads and airports. None of it happened in the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency — but that doesn’t mean it won’t happen in the next 100, if you ask the White House and Republican leaders. More than three months into the Trump…
A Delta Air plane's engine reportedly caught fire today after taking off from Beijing bound for Detroit. The plane, carrying 227 passengers, had to turn back to Beijing Capital International Airport.
Passengers at Barcelona Airport say that the situation was made worse by Spanish police refusing to allow the use of mobile phones.
President Donald Trump has slammed the state of airports in the United States. He may have a point.
Instead of dancing on the white-sand beaches of Great Exuma in the Bahamas, Fyre Festival-goers have found themselves stranded in airports without any food or water, unable to get home. This three-day party, organized by Ja Rule and...Show More Summary
The head of security at Chicago's O'Hare International and Midway International Airports has been fired. On Friday, the Chicago Department of Aviation confirmed that airport security chief Jeffrey Redding has been relieved of his duties...Show More Summary
Following United Airlines' settlement with David Dao (with no one from the airline being fired), it seems a scapegoat has been found. AP reports, Jeffrey Redding, the head of security at Chicago's airports, "has been terminated from his duties" at O'Hare and Midway airports. Show More Summary
Norway's Oslo Airport has received a smart-looking new terminal extension courtesy of local architects Nordic – Office of Architecture. Featuring an attractive curved form, the building is hailed as the "world's greenest terminal" by...Show More Summary
Nordic Office of Architecture recently completed the world’s greenest airport terminal with their new 115,000-square-meter extension that’s doubled the size of Oslo Airport. As the world’s first airport building to achieve the BREEAM...Show More Summary
Compare how much you’d spend in money and time to take a taxi, an Uber, a train, or a bus to major international airports.
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That was quick...maybe a little too quick : O’Hare Airport security chief Jeffrey Redding was fired Thursday from his $118,020-a-year job for failing to fully disclose the sexual harassment allegations that prompted the Illinois Tollway...Show More Summary
The timepiece, which calls to mind clocks in airport terminals, has a simplified dial
A huge blast which struck near Damascus airport early on Thursday was caused by Israeli missiles hitting a “military position”, Syria’s state SANA news agency reported. “A military position southwest of Damascus International Airport was targeted at dawn today by an Israeli aggression using several missiles fired from occupied territory, sparking explosions in the area,”