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Air Transportation

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  • Newport News-Williamsburg airport loses People Express, Frontier Airlines and Allegiant

    2014 started with high hopes for more passenger options at Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport, but ended with the loss of three low-fare carriers: the fledgling People Express, Allegiant Air and Frontier Airlines. The airport had been trying...
  • Interest in Cuba travel jumps as industry awaits fine print

    MIAMI Is Cuba about to become the next tourist hot spot? Not immediately, say travel industry experts though tour groups that operate legally in the country report spikes in interest following President Barack Obama's announcement Wednesday that the U.S....
  • Construction contract awarded for LAX midfield concourse

    Construction contract awarded for LAX midfield concourse
    The modernization of Los Angeles International Airport took a major step forward Thursday with approval of the construction contract for a $1.25-billion midfield concourse that will add 11 passenger gates to accommodate growing air travel. City...
  • OIA to introduce travel app

    OIA to introduce travel app
    In time for one of the busiest travel seasons of the year, the Orlando International Airport has a new app to make travel easier. That’s the hope, at least, with a download available beginning tomorrow. The app, which is free in the Apple and...
  • Officials OK $1.25-billion midfield terminal and transit links at LAX

    Officials OK $1.25-billion midfield terminal and transit links at LAX
    The remodeling of Los Angeles International Airport took a major step Thursday when officials approved the construction contract for a $1.25-billion midfield concourse that will add 11 passenger gates to accommodate growing air travel. City airport...
  • People Express still aims to resume service in Newport News

    People Express still aims to resume service in Newport News
    People Express still is working to restart its suspended service at Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport, company chief executive Jeffrey Erickson told a closed-door meeting of the Peninsula Airport Commission on Wednesday. But there's...
  • Bob Hope Airport reports higher passenger numbers

    Bob Hope Airport reports higher passenger numbers
    The number of passengers at Bob Hope Airport increased by more than 5% each in September and October compared to the same period last year, the most significant increase since 2008, according to the latest statistics. This past October, the airfield...
  • The uncertain future of undocumented children

    On a warm day last spring, 16-year-old Hugo Pascual Tomás and his older brother Francisco left their home in Guatemala and set off on a 2,700-mile quest to find their mother. The boys had been left in the care of their elderly grandparents in 2001,...
  • TSA reminds air travelers of Pre-check enrollment

    TSA reminds air travelers of Pre-check enrollment
    With peak holiday air travel season approaching, Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officials are reminding Hampton Roads travelers of its pre-screening services. For a $85 fee, area travelers can speed through the screening process at most...
  • Ontario airport is less crowded than LAX, but there's a price to pay

    Ontario airport is less crowded than LAX, but there's a price to pay
    Question: Using L.A./Ontario International Airport for flights is much more convenient for me than LAX. I can't understand why the cost of flights is so much higher at Ontario compared with LAX. I cannot stand the long drive to LAX and the crazy traffic...
  • Condor to add third weekly flight from BWI to Frankfurt this summer

    Condor to add third weekly flight from BWI to Frankfurt this summer
    This summer Condor Airlines will add to its seasonal schedule a third weekly flight from BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport to Frankfurt, Germany, according to airport officials. The German airline began two seasonal weekly flights between the Anne Arundel...