| Dec 26, 2012
| 4:39 AM
ATLANTA -- Alright, Florida State fans, hopefully by now you nice people have gorged yourself on at least one home-cooked, holiday family meal, and received everything you asked Santa to bring. Some of you, though, I'm sure, are still waiting for one more...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Plans are under way at Orlando International Airport to post new signs in an effort to reduce the number of guns confiscated from travelers.
Greater Orlando Aviation Authority officials said they hope to install the signs by New Year's Day.
| Nov 24, 2013
| 9:00 AM
If you are among America’s well-to-do, you may have noticed that the airline industry has been rolling out the red carpet for you lately.
For good reason. The number of affluent travelers has risen in the last few years, according to a report by...
| Nov 23, 2013
Some Thanksgiving holiday travelers may get to go through an expedited security line at South Florida airports under a new Transportation Security Administration initiative.
Frequent fliers who are invited by their airline may opt to get pre-screened...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:05 PM
MIAMI An American accused of hijacking a Miami-bound airliner to Cuba almost 30 years ago "described what he did as an act of terrorism" to federal agents who brought him back from Havana earlier this month, a prosecutor said Tuesday.
William Potts Jr.,...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 2:53 PM
As of Saturday, anyone with a disabled parking permit or license tag will be required to pay standard parking rates at Miami International Airport, the result of a recently passed Miami-Dade County ordinance.
However, vehicles displaying a disabled...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:19 PM
The peak wait time to clear the U.S. Customs and Border Protection desk at Los Angeles International Airport is one of the highest in the country.
Travelers arriving from abroad at LAX must wait up to three hours and 20 minutes to clear customs and...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:58 PM
U.S. and Canadian citizens can now fly through Passport Control in less than two minutes at Miami International Airport, thanks to new automated kiosks.
The airport has installed 36 self-serve kiosks in its north terminal, which replace Customs and...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 1:58 PM
American Airlines and US Airways struck a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department that will allow the airlines to complete a $17 billion merger and create the world's largest carrier, the airlines announced Tuesday.
The deal, which heads off a trial...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Parent companies of merging carriers American Airlines and US Airways have agreed to divest several slots and gates at key U.S. airports to settle litigation challenging their combination from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and several state...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 3:20 PM
WASHINGTON The Justice Department announced Tuesday that it has cleared the $11 billion merger of American Airlines and US Airways to form the world's largest airline, but it did so only after both agreed to surrender enough slots for discount carriers to...