| Oct 16, 2014
| 3:18 PM
A few weeks ago, the Sanford Airport decided to kick the TSA out of its complex.
Out go the government friskers. In come private friskers.
Taxpayers will pay a private company from Virginia $24 million over the next five years to do the same thing the...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Passengers aboard the first nonstop Southwest Airlines flight from Dallas Love Field to Orlando were given the Disney treatment earlier this week.
A video recently added to the Disney Parks YouTube channel shows the surprise of Orlando-bound passengers...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Orlando International Airport paramedics examined a sick passenger on an incoming Southwest Airlines flight from Houston earlier this afternoon, but he was not suffering from Ebola.
The passenger, who was not named, had visited Kenya in August,...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:39 PM
JetBlue Airways launched a one-day sale Tuesday with fares starting from $54-$264 one way from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
The special Web fares must be purchased before 11:59 p.m. Wednesday and are valid for travel Nov. 10-Dec. 18,...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Deep in the bowels of Orlando International Airport is a small storage room crammed with plastic bins filled with power tools, hammers, samurai swords, meat cleavers and machetes.
The seized items, which also include pocketknives, handguns and...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Uber, Lyft and other high-tech "ride-sharing" companies are closer to gaining the legal right to operate in Orlando — but only if they agree to be more expensive than the traditional taxi companies they're competing against.
Uber and Lyft have...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 9:58 AM
A group of limousine drivers in Orlando has launched a billboard ad attack on ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft.
Two different styles of billboard were launched in about 20 locations by Greater Orlando Limousine Association (GOLA).
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:28 AM
An Air Canada Rouge flight landed safely at Orlando International Airport at 10:40 a.m. today after declaring an emergency due to a possible hydraulic problem, federal officials say.
The flight, Air Canada Rouge 1768, departed from Montreal-Pierre...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:38 AM
Southwest Airlines is offering up cheap one-way fares during a three-day sale on many of its routes. Most flights involving Florida will cost you $99 each way.
So from Orlando International Airport, for instance, you could book flights to Baltimore,...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 3:09 PM
OVIEDO — Pilot James Gendreau flies over the landmark SunTrust tower, the downtown lights glimmering in the darkness as he approaches Orlando Executive Airport.
As he gets close to the runway, Gendreau pulls the nose of his Cessna up and arcs away...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Icelandair's return to Orlando International Airport after an eight-year absence is being sweetened by an incentive package worth up to $340,000.
But the airline says that's not why it's leaving Orlando Sanford International Airport.