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Senators Reach Deal on Budget Caps
Feb 07, 2018 07:00 PM (ET)
Springfield, Illinois, Airport Wins TSA Award
Feb 07, 2018 04:29 PM (ET)
Fort Lauderdale Airport Gets Automated Passport Kiosks
Feb 07, 2018 04:28 PM (ET)
View Now On Digicast: Technology and Other Innovations That Will Enhance Airport
Feb 07, 2018 09:33 AM (ET)
AAAE Delivers Service, Innovation, Results for Its Members
Feb 07, 2018 09:33 AM (ET)

Airport to Partially Close Runway, Reschedule Flights This Spring
Bozeman (Mont.) Daily Chronicle - Feb 07, 2018 05:21 PM (ET)
The main runway at Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport will close for roughly three weeks this spring for scheduled maintenance. No flights will operate between 12:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. between April 30 and May 19.

American Airlines Pilots Push for Increased Profit Sharing
WBAP (Dallas) - Feb 07, 2018 04:40 PM (ET)
Pilots for Fort Worth based American Airlines are pressing the company for sweeter profit sharing compensation.

Piper Lands Its Biggest Trainer Order Ever
AVweb.com - Feb 07, 2018 04:39 PM (ET)
Piper Aircraft accepted an order for 152 airplanes this week from a flight school in China, the largest single trainer order ever for the company.

Dayton Considers Land Sale, Development Deal at Airport
Dayton (Ohio) Daily News - Feb 07, 2018 04:34 PM (ET)
Dayton City Commissioners tonight are expected to decide whether to grant a purchase option to a firm interested in developing 159 acres at the Dayton International Airport.

Security Threat Prompts Evacuation at San Diego Airport
Fox 5 (San Diego) - Feb 07, 2018 04:33 PM (ET)
An undisclosed security threat prompted an evacuation of Terminal 2 at San Diego International Airport Wednesday.

Southwest Plane Slides to Edge of Taxiway in Baltimore Airport, FAA Investigating
CNBC - Feb 07, 2018 03:13 PM (ET)
A Southwest Airlines plane nearly slid off a taxiway before departure at Baltimore-Washington International airport on Wednesday morning, the airline said. No injuries were reported, according to the airport and the airline.

Major Improvements Coming to Dane County Regional Airport
Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, Wis.) - Feb 07, 2018 01:16 PM (ET)
The Dane County Regional Airport will be undergoing a major expansion and upgrade over the next three years, to handle an ever-growing number of passengers using Madison's airport.

Can You Fly with Marijuana Within Legalized States?
USA Today - Feb 07, 2018 11:40 AM (ET)
In January, California joined the growing list of places where the sale of recreational marijuana is allowed, and now one in five Americans lives in a state where buying pot can be a tourist activity.

Survey: 53% of FBOs Report Increased Fuel Sales
General Aviation News - Feb 07, 2018 10:56 AM (ET)
Results of Aviation Business Strategies Group‘s (ABSG) Annual FBO Fuel Sales Survey indicates that 53% of FBOs in the U.S. experienced increased fuel sales in 2017 compared to 2016, with 73% of survey respondents giving a favorable rating to the economy.

Ryanair Boss Says Airline 'Will Take Strikes' If Needed Ahead of Easter Holidays
Express (U.K.) - Feb 07, 2018 10:43 AM (ET)
Ryanair’s Chief Executive Michael O’Leary has said there may be “strikes or disruptions” among his airline’s pilots in run-up to the Easter break.

Regional Officials Shocked by Bill Calling for Board to Oversee Airport Authority
Bristol (Tenn.) Herald Courier - Feb 07, 2018 10:40 AM (ET)
Several regional leaders expressed shock Tuesday about legislation that would create an executive board made up of Northeast Tennessee lawmakers to oversee the Tri-Cities Airport Authority board.

European Airport Passenger Growth To Slow In 2018
Airwise - Feb 07, 2018 10:39 AM (ET)
Europe’s airports were busier than ever in 2017 as passenger numbers rose 8.5 percent, the fastest increase for 13 years, but 2018 will see growth slowing, according to ACI Europe.

Delta to Open Sky Club at Austin Airport Spring of 2019
KXAN (Austin, Texas) - Feb 07, 2018 09:56 AM (ET)
The Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is getting fancy.

Reinventing Airport Food
TravelPulse - Feb 07, 2018 09:54 AM (ET)
It used to be that airports were desolate places for hungry travelers.

Pilot Taxied Off Runway in Great Barrington Airport Mishap
Berkshire Eagle (Pittsfield, Mass.) - Feb 07, 2018 09:54 AM (ET)
A pilot preparing to take off from Walter J. Koladza Airport on Sunday inadvertently taxied off the runway and into a neighbor's property, according to an airport official.

Boyd Takes Over as Airport Authority Chairman
Moultrie (Ga.) Observer - Feb 07, 2018 09:53 AM (ET)
Mike Boyd, a former state trooper and a helicopter pilot, has been named Moultrie Airport Authority chairman. Boyd took over this post at the authority’s Tuesday meeting, succeeding long-time chairman Tony Brock.

Airbus Studies Further Increase in Single-Aisle Production
Air Transport World - Feb 07, 2018 09:40 AM (ET)
Airbus is studying a further increase in production of single-aisle aircraft as the manufacturer seeks ways to accommodate continuously strong demand for the Airbus A320neo family.

Rolls-Royce Pursues Digital Strategy
Air Transport World - Feb 07, 2018 09:40 AM (ET)
Rolls-Royce has launched a digital strategy that will shape the way it designs, produces and supports propulsion systems.

AirBaltic CEO: PW1500G Spare Engine Supply for CS300 Improved
Air Transport World - Feb 07, 2018 09:39 AM (ET)
Latvian carrier AirBaltic CEO Martin Gauss said there is a now a sufficient supply of Pratt & Whitney PW1500G spare engines as the airline continues to have to replace engines on wing earlier than planned.

Boeing Touts NMA for Asia Market
Air Transport World - Feb 07, 2018 09:38 AM (ET)
Boeing is playing up the sales prospects of its proposed new mid-market airplane (NMA) in Asia-Pacific and China, although the manufacturer will still not be drawn on a launch date.

COMAC C919 First Delivery Appears to Slip Another Year
Air Transport World - Feb 07, 2018 09:38 AM (ET)
Chinese aircraft manufacturer COMAC appears to be prepared for another delay in first delivery of the C919 airliner, saying it could be in 2021.

China-Russia JV Seeks Widebody Engine Proposals
Air Transport World - Feb 07, 2018 09:37 AM (ET)
The China-Russia International Aircraft Co. (CRAIC) consortium has requested proposals for an engine for its CR929 widebody.

Brisbane Training Firm to Get Australia's First ATR 72-600 Simulator
Air Transport World - Feb 07, 2018 09:36 AM (ET)
Southern Pacific Flight Training (SPFT), a startup pilot training company in Brisbane, Australia, will receive the country’s first ATR 72-600 simulator. The delivery will be from independent manufacturer Axis Flight Training Systems.

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