| Aug 2, 2011
| 9:56 PM
The FAA shutdown doesn't seem to be getting much coverage - probably because the media attention span has all been sucked into the vortex that is - or was - the debt ceiling crisis. But as of this moment, the shutdown continues and it's possible that it...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 6:07 PM
When Kathleen Thompson learned this week that her Forest Glen engineering firm would not receive payment from its biggest client, the Federal Aviation Administration, the decision she had been dreading suddenly became inevitable: She told employees that...
| Aug 5, 2011
It's the old chicken-or-the-egg situation, says Ed Ferree, a retired Delta Airlines pilot who is now co-owner of WattsNext, a Eustis-based company that installs electric car charging stations across Florida.
Do we need a lot of commercial, public...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 4:21 PM
Airline pilots passed through security checkpoints at O'Hare International Airport on Tuesday without being scanned for explosives and other prohibited items.
The change occurred under a new program intended to sharpen scrutiny of potential high-risk...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 7:34 AM
When a major storm is approaching many airline customers naturally wonder whether the bad weather will lead to flight delays or cancellations. And that was the case during Hurricane Irene.
A consumer survey by STELLAService shows how the call centers...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Have you tried chef Nicholas Goff's apricot-glazed Chilean sea bass? Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti said it's the best sea bass he's ever had, and health-conscious Ray Rice, who's always looking for clean and lean sources of protein, loves it, too. Ravens...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 4:40 PM
A 34-year-old man from South Carolina was charged Monday with assaulting a federal air marshal during what prosecutors describe as a fight on board an airplane making its descent into Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
| Nov 29, 2011
| 6:22 AM
American Airlines and its parent company AMR Corp filed for bankruptcy Tuesday after failing to win a labor deal with pilots and suffering from mounting fuel costs.
AMR had been the only major U.S. carrier to avoid bankruptcy in the past decade. Its...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 4:53 PM
Travelers passing through Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport will see extensive changes over the next two years as officials launch a $100 million renovation project that will transform the central section of the airport —...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 2:10 PM
We recently canceled a trip from Minneapolis to Asuncion, Paraguay, that we had booked on Delta Air Lines through Expedia. We were issued two flight vouchers, which we are trying to redeem. But Expedia isn't letting us.
The vouchers — one for $1,...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 11:23 AM
A total of 2.18 million commercial passengers used Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport in June, an increase of 2.9 percent over June 2011, the state announced Monday. Last month's traffic set a new mark for June, and it was second...