Mar 06, 2018 09:52 AM (ET)
Larger Planes Out Of Medford Airport Mean Fewer Cancellations
Oregon Public Broadcasting - Mar 06, 2018 06:57 PM (ET)
Anyone who regularly flies out of the Medford airport, or any airport for that matter, knows the routine.
Man Suing Southwest Airlines Over 'Mental Anguish' After Plane Landed at Wrong Airport
Fox News - Mar 06, 2018 06:30 PM (ET)
A man is suing Southwest Airlines after the plane he was on landed at the wrong airport, causing him “mental anguish.”
Verizon to Host Drone Exercises at Woodbine Airport
Press of Atlantic City (N.J.) - Mar 06, 2018 05:39 PM (ET)
Verizon Wireless is partnering with the American Aerospace Technologies Inc. to hold a drone exercise at the Woodbine Airport, according to Verizon.
Charleston Airport Adds Live Music
Charleston (S.C.) City Paper - Mar 06, 2018 03:59 PM (ET)
The Charleston International Airport will add live music to its list of services starting on Thurs. March 8.
Indianapolis Airport Named Best in North America for Sixth Straight Year
Fox 59 (Indianapolis) - Mar 06, 2018 03:45 PM (ET)
The Indianapolis International Airport has been named the best airport in North America for the sixth straight year.
Airport Embarks on Expansion Project for Arrival/Departure Terminal
Brainerd (Minn.) Dispatch - Mar 06, 2018 03:44 PM (ET)
The Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport is looking to spread its wings with an expansion for its arrival/departure terminal.
Tutor Perini, Parsons JV Wins $1.4B New Jersey Airport Project
Construction Dive - Mar 06, 2018 03:42 PM (ET)
New York City's major airports, including Liberty in N.J., are under various stages of development.
Massive Solar Energy Site to Provide Power to Dane County Regional Airport
Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, Wis.) - Mar 06, 2018 03:41 PM (ET)
A massive solar energy site proposed just north of the Dane County Regional Airport could become the largest solar energy project in south-central Wisconsin and the second largest in Wisconsin, officials say.
Cleveland Hopkins 'Most Improved' Airport in North America, Survey Says
Cleveland.com - Mar 06, 2018 03:37 PM (ET)
Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is the "most improved" airport in North America, according to the 2017 Airport Service Quality Survey.
Andrews Leaving Mansfield Airport Commission
Wicked Local (Taunton, Mass.) - Mar 06, 2018 03:36 PM (ET)
Lou Andrews was honored this week for his 18 years of service on the Mansfield Airport Commission.
How to Kill Time at the Airport Without Spending Any Money
Travel & Leisure - Mar 06, 2018 03:34 PM (ET)
If you have ever found yourself alone in the airport overnight, stuck in the terminal for a long layover, or miraculously breezing through the security line faster than expected (yes, it happens), you might be at a loss as to what to do with all that free time before boarding.
Hartsfield-Jackson to Hold Job Fair March 27
Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Mar 06, 2018 12:47 PM (ET)
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport plans to hold a job fair March 27, with more than 60 employers at the airport offering more than 1,000 jobs.
Salt Lake Airport's 'Once-in-a-Lifetime' Redesign Now Approaching $3.6 Billion
Deseret News (Salt Lake City) - Mar 06, 2018 12:44 PM (ET)
Salt Lake City's massive airport redesign currently underway is on track and on budget for a 2020 opening that will bring incredible opportunity to Utah, the city's new airport director says.
Drone Flying Around Auckland Airport Delays and Diverts 20 Flights
Stuff (New Zealand) - Mar 06, 2018 12:42 PM (ET)
A drone being flown near Auckland airport forced about 20 approaching flights to delay their landings, with one choosing to divert to another airport altogether.
Airports, Facing Growth of Ride-Hailing Apps, Enhance Parking Technology
Bond Buyer - Mar 06, 2018 12:13 PM (ET)
Airports that have lost revenues to ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft are fighting back with online technology that allows them to compete more effectively on pricing and convenience.
High Winds Make for Violent Turbulence at Broomfield Airport
KDVR (Denver) - Mar 06, 2018 12:07 PM (ET)
Monday’s wicked winds made for a wild ride for at least one pilot attempting to land at Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport.
Fog Disrupts Flights at Auckland Airport
Stuff (New Zealand) - Mar 06, 2018 12:07 PM (ET)
Fog that blanketed Auckland airport has lifted but disruption continues for many passengers.
Beirut's Airport, the Latest Battleground Pitting Uber Against Government
An-Nahar (Lebanon) - Mar 06, 2018 12:05 PM (ET)
Uber driver Wael (not his real name) spends his nights roaming around Beirut Rafik Hariri International airport in his Hyundai Elantra waiting for a traveler to order a ride.
Bismarck Airport Cancels Flights
KFYR (Bismarck, N.D.) - Mar 06, 2018 11:43 AM (ET)
On the ground or in the air, traveling has become difficult, if not impossible.
Via Air May Offer Jet Service at Mid-Ohio Valley Airport
The News Center (Parkersburg, W.Va.) - Mar 06, 2018 11:42 AM (ET)
Area travelers may soon be able to fly on jet airplanes from the Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport.
Long Beach Airport Ready For Refreshed Ticketing, Baggage Claim Areas
Grunion (Long Beach, Calif.) - Mar 06, 2018 10:05 AM (ET)
Long Beach Airport officials are ready for the second phase of planned improvements to take off — with construction crews anticipated to break ground on new ticketing facilities and a consolidated baggage claim area as soon as this summer or fall.
Austrian Airlines Cancels 140 Flights During Union Negotiations
Air Transport World - Mar 06, 2018 09:51 AM (ET)
Lufthansa subsidiary Austrian Airlines has canceled more than 140 out of 570 flights March 6-7 as collective bargaining meetings are expected to interrupt flight operations, affecting 10,000 passengers.
Wizz Air CCO: Rapid Fleet Expansion Presents Operational Challenges
Air Transport World - Mar 06, 2018 09:50 AM (ET)
Wizz Air sees operations as its biggest challenge in 2018 as the Budapest-based LCC continues rapid growth.
Spirit Adjusts Cost Guidance After Pilot Contract Settlement
Air Transport World - Mar 06, 2018 09:49 AM (ET)
Following the resolution last week of a new labor contract with its pilots, Fort Lauderdale-based ultra-LCC Spirit Airlines raised its expected operating expenses excluding fuel for the 2018 first quarter and full-year 2018 by approximately three percentage points compared to 2017.
Aeromexico's New Fare Structure Includes Basic Economy
Air Transport World - Mar 06, 2018 09:48 AM (ET)
The Delta-Aeromexico transborder joint venture (JV) began offering ultra-low-cost fares March 5 as Aeromexico launched its “branded fares” concept and Delta Air Lines touted the increasing range of basic economy fares on what is now more than 50% of Delta’s US-Mexico flights.
Air Astana, Cathay Pacific to Codeshare
Air Transport World - Mar 06, 2018 09:47 AM (ET)
Kazakhstan flag carrier Air Astana and Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific are introducing codesharing services on parts of their networks from March 15.