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Air Transportation

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  • Illinois State Associate Head Coach, Deputy AD Among Dead In Plane Crash

    Illinois State Associate Head Coach, Deputy AD Among Dead In Plane Crash
    BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — A private plane returning from the NCAA basketball tournament in Indianapolis crashed in a central Illinois field on Tuesday, killing all seven people on board, including Illinois State University's associate head basketball...
  • Q&A: Newport News' Florence Kingston on why she loves her job and stayed so long

    Q&A: Newport News' Florence Kingston on why she loves her job and stayed so long
    Florence Kingston, the Newport News Development Director, has overseen some of the city's largest projects: City Center at Oyster Point, Newport News Shipbuilding's Downtown Apprentice School and major company expansions. She dishes on her 34-year...
  • FAA investigating two Lehigh County plane accidents

    FAA investigating two Lehigh County plane accidents
    The skies were clear and the weather was near perfect Monday for the first time in months, which makes the wreck of two small private planes three hours apart even more bizarre, local authorities said. One plane came down about 1 p.m. during takeoff from...
  • Small plane crashes during takeoff at Queen City Airport; no injuries reported

    Small plane crashes during takeoff at Queen City Airport; no injuries reported
    A four-seat airplane crashed while taking off at Queen City Airport, but the pilot and his passenger escaped unharmed. The Mooney M20J was trying to take off just after 1 p.m., when the pilot experienced engine trouble moments after lifting off, and...
  • Renovations of BWI airport require 'unexpected' asbestos abatement

    Renovations of BWI airport require 'unexpected' asbestos abatement
    Ongoing renovations to better connect BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport's concourses have uncovered asbestos and mold, and airport officials expect more could be found in the future. The discovery of the materials has not presented a danger to fliers or...
  • American Airlines scrubs West Palm Beach-to-Los Angeles flight

    American Airlines scrubs West Palm Beach-to-Los Angeles flight
    Less than two years after its launch, American Airlines is canceling its non-stop service between West Palm Beach and Los Angeles effective May 7. The once-daily flight started in November 2013 and was projected to generate 23,000 visitors and a total...
  • Tri-Rail opens Miami airport station

    Tri-Rail opens Miami airport station
    Catching a flight at Miami International Airport? Getting there by train from Broward and Palm Beach counties is about to get a lot easier. On Sunday morning, Tri-Rail was set to begin running commuter trains into a $92 million station that's just...
  • Residents weigh in on aircraft noise at Bob Hope Airport

    Burbank resident Mike Moynahan said when his family lived on Evergreen Street in 1997, planes from Bob Hope Airport would shake the walls of their home during the night and wake his infant daughter. He said the planes have gotten quieter, in general, but...
  • Summer delays at New York metro airports?

    Summer delays at New York metro airports?
    NEW YORK — The closure of a runway at John F. Kennedy International Airport could create a traffic jam in the skies above New York City this summer. The main arrivals runway at Kennedy will be closed for repairs and resurfacing for about five...
  • OIA talk of ousting TSA is misguided, suspicious

    OIA talk of ousting TSA is misguided, suspicious
    If you're like most people, waiting in line for airport security ranks right up there with hemorrhoid surgery. It's a mix of irritation and anxiety that's generally a pain in the ... well, you know. Still, truth be told, my trips through Orlando...
  • Philly airport workers strike, protest wages and benefits

    Philly airport workers strike, protest wages and benefits
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A few dozen baggage handlers, airplane cleaners and other non-union workers went on strike at Philadelphia's airport Thursday, demanding higher wages, benefits and an end to what they say are unfair labor practices. Workers...