| Feb 8, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Before year's end, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport will be part of a passenger prescreening program that allows low-risk travelers to keep their belts and shoes on and their laptops in their bags as they go through security...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 5:26 AM
A commercial airliner made an emergency landing at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) Monday evening, shutting down all runways at the facility. The Shuttle America flight 5124 was transporting United Express passengers from Atlanta when it landed...
| Dec 18, 2010
Jane Fickling lives in Dallas, but with the holiday looming, she undertook a cross-country decorating job in Orange County.
Armed with a Christmas tree, a nutcracker, a poinsettia and some other seasonal favorites, Fickling swept into her 95-year-old...
| Jul 10, 2011
If you think flying is tedious, try figuring out what your flight will cost. Fees for bags and optional services, such as seat selection, extra legroom, Internet access, onboard entertainment and other choices can plump up airfares by $100 or more. And...
| 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...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 7:50 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Traveling with pets can be a nerve-racking adventure for first-time fliers - and even more so for their owners. But preparing ahead, from organized feeding schedules to vet visits, is a strategic way to guarantee you and your furry...
| 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 —...