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Air Transportation

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  • Calif. teen survives after stowing away on flight from San Jose to Hawaii

    SAN JOSE, Calif. Authorities say a 16-year-old Santa Clara boy is "lucky to be alive" after he ran away from home, clandestinely scaled a fence at Mineta San Jose International Airport, and hid inside the wheel well of a plane flying from California to...
  • Advice on tipping while traveling abroad

    Advice on tipping while traveling abroad
    Question: How do I tip the people who take me by wheelchair for airline departures? Does the amount differ if it's a tiny, easy airport like Long Beach; medium to normal like SFO; or long, complicated and very hard like Dulles? I'd appreciate advice....
  • Second loaded gun found in luggage at Norfolk International Airport

    Second loaded gun found in luggage at Norfolk International Airport
    Transportation Security Administration officials said a second loaded gun was found in carry-on baggage at Norfolk International Airport on Monday. It was the second time in four days that a loaded gun was found during security screening at the airport,...
  • 49ers' Aldon Smith posts bail after alleged LAX bomb threat comment

    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was out on bail Monday following his arrest at Los Angeles International Airport, where police alleged he became argumentative with a screening agent and made comments suggesting he had a bomb. Online jail...
  • Security threat reported on Detroit-Denver Delta flight

    Security threat reported on Detroit-Denver Delta flight
    DENVER (Reuters) - A Delta Airlines flight that landed at a Denver airport was directed to a remote taxiway after an unspecified "potential security threat" onboard and passengers were ushered off the plane, but authorities later saw the threat as...
  • Sun Country's strategy: adapt, overcome, persevere

    For Sun Country Airlines, Minnesota's bitter winter was a blessing. After a mostly weak 2013, strong passenger bookings from December through March to warm and comfortable vacation spots kept the airline strong. But being in the black doesn't mask the...
  • 49ers' Aldon Smith arrested at LAX after alleged bomb comment

    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday after he allegedly became argumentative with a screening agent and made comments suggesting he had a bomb, police said. Aldon Jacarus Ramon Smith, 24,...
  • 49ers' Smith detained at airport

    49ers' Smith detained at airport
    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was detained at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday after suggesting he had a bomb in his possession while in the security line, multiple media outlets reported. A police report provided to the...
  • Plane from BWI makes 'expedited' landing for security issue

    Plane from BWI makes 'expedited' landing for security issue
    A flight out of BWI was forced to make a hasty landing in Indianapolis Wednesday due to a security issue, airline officials said. Southwest Airlines Flight 362 was bound for Indianapolis out of Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall...
  • Airport security 'recomposure' areas worked but are disappearing

    Airport security 'recomposure' areas worked but are disappearing
    Can pictures of flowers and cozy couches tame the traveling beast? Apparently. Dallas Fort-Worth International Airport (DFW) last year tested amenities, including a "recomposure area" at one of its security checkpoints, that were designed to calm...
  • NFL player Aldon Smith arrested at Los Angeles airport

    (Reuters) - Police at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday arrested a National Football League player from the San Francisco 49ers for making a false bomb threat to screeners, officials said. Aldon Smith, 24, had been randomly selected for a...