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  • A standing-only section on planes could mean lower fares, study says

    Would you buy a bargain-priced airline ticket, but the catch was you had to stand for the entire flight? A new university study says the idea of standing-only sections on planes is no joke. An airline that removes seats can fit about 20% more...
  • Bureaucracy delays soundproofing of Dania homes

    Bureaucracy delays soundproofing of Dania homes
    DANIA BEACH – The multimillion dollar program to soundproof about 1,700 homes near the airport is running about a year behind schedule and will not be finished until 2018. The noise mitigation plan involves replacing windows, doors, and air...
  • Parasailing under scrutiny as accidents proliferate

    Parasailing under scrutiny as accidents proliferate
    Perched on the edge of a cruising powerboat, a thrill-seeker in a tethered parachute soon is flying hundreds of feet in the air. Parasailing has grown in popularity in recent years, in places including Ocean City and Havre de Grace. But so has the...
  • Game of drones: Hobbyists find different uses for unmanned aircraft

    Game of drones: Hobbyists find different uses for unmanned aircraft
    Forget traditional photos. Even cellphone videos are old-school. When tourist Dan Hoffman sought to chronicle his Fort Lauderdale vacation, he unpacked his drone. Hoffman, who works for a software company in Chicago, launched it off the beach on a...
  • Fort Lauderdale airport adds London service

    Fort Lauderdale airport adds London service
    London is calling once again from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. On Friday, Scandinavian low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle will launch service between Fort Lauderdale and London's Gatwick Airport using Boeing 787 Dreamliner...
  • Government fees on airfares are least frustrating charge, survey says

    Here’s a surprise. Most air travelers wouldn’t mind paying more in fees – if it helps cut lines at airports. Airlines have vehemently opposed proposals to increase government fees on airline tickets, saying higher costs would...
  • You say Grenada, I say Granada: Maryland man sues British Airways over flight mix-up

    You say Grenada, I say Granada: Maryland man sues British Airways over flight mix-up
    A Maryland man is suing British Airways over an intended flight to Spain that ended up taking him to the West Indies. In court documents, Edward Gamson said he booked a first-class flight from Washington Dulles International Airport to Granada, Spain,...
  • Watch hang gliders soar at Hyner View State Park

    Leonardo Da Vinci would love central Pennsylvania's Hyner View State Park. On five weekends a year it gives life to his vision that men can fly like birds. Make your way to the park's stone lookout, near Lock Haven (Clinton County), on Fourth of July...
  • Real estate drones come to Glenview

    Real estate drones come to Glenview
    Glenview residents may begin to see small, helicopter-like objects hovering above some parts of The Glen from time to time. Drones, or unmanned aerial systems, have been growing in popularity nationwide among real estate agents who use the devices to...
  • Air travel booking website offers rail alternatives

    Air travel booking website offers rail alternatives
    The Internet is jammed with travel websites to book airline flights. But the operators of CheapAir.com say they are the only air search site that gives travelers the option of booking a trip by rail. Jeff Klee, chief executive of the Calabasas-based...
  • American, US Airways to merge terminals at O'Hare Tuesday

    American, US Airways to merge terminals at O'Hare Tuesday
    Another noticeable sign for Chicagoans of the integration of American Airlines and US Airways will come Tuesday when the airlines combine their flight departures into a single terminal at Chicago O’Hare International Airport. Currently, US Airways...