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DMV to go to airports, county fairs to explain Real ID driver’s licenses  Los Angeles Times

The requirements for Real ID can be confusing. There's a lot you need to know before you apply for one.

Increasing Lines at TSA Checkpoints Create Security Risks for Airports  Security Today

TSA screener shortage exposes travelers to security risks.

How Hackers Can Steal Your Data at Airports  Lifehacker

Ever wonder if it's a bad idea to surf the web using a heavily trafficked public wifi network at an airport? For the most part, it's safe; your information probably isn't ...

Border Crisis Will Impact Airports, TSA Employees' Union Says  NPR

NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to Jacque Simon of the American Federation of Government Employees, the union that represents TSA employees, about plans to ...

Avoid These 3 Surprising Mistakes at the Airport  Inc.

Follow these three little-known rules to keep your phone safe, save serious money and make sure you catch your flight on the next business trip.

Officials: Travelers may have caught measles at DFW Airport  UPI News

As the United States deals with its most severe measles outbreak in a quarter-century, officials at one of the nation's busiest airports said Thursday travelers ...

Six Hial airports close for air traffic controllers strike  BBC News

Six regional airports closed at midnight at the start of a 24-hour strike by air traffic controllers. The affected airports are Benbecula, Dundee, Inverness, Kirkwall, ...

These Are the Busiest Airports in the World, From Atlanta to Beijing  Travel+Leisure

Like the slowest traffic lane, the busiest airport is always the one that you're stuck in. But if you're flying out of Hartsfield-Jackson in Atlanta, chances are it really ...

Travelers being advised to get dropped off at airports across the state this summer season  KITV Honolulu

According to HDOT, getting dropped off would keep drivers from having to pay for parking and also advises that there are a limited number of parking stalls at ...

Hilton Head Airport gets $10M federal grant to ‘modernize.’ Here’s how it’ll be used  Hilton Head Island Packet

It's no secret that the Hilton Head Island Airport is growing. The north-end airport has tripled commercial jet *service* with three separate announcements of new ...

Busy summer travel season will leave airport parking at a premium | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

The Maui News Travelers are being advised to get dropped off at the airport rather than paying for parking during the summer travel season from Memorial Day ...

Airport vending machines now spit out puffer coats, shaving kits, cupcakes  USA TODAY

Travelers can now buy Sprinkles Cupcakes, Uniqlo down coats, CVS sundries, Stance socks and Dollar Shave Club kits from airport vending machines.

Airport security bins are gross; these antimicrobial replacements might help  USA TODAY

Airport security bins carry more viruses and germs than other areas of an airport, according to one study.

Canada doesn't ban photographers from airports, they cut holes in the fence for them  DIYphotography

Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport has recently shown some love for photographers. They have made camera holes in several locations around its ...

11 of the most unexpected things you can buy in international airports  Business Insider

From voodoo dolls to a ride on a 39-foot slide, there are some unique things for sale at airports around the world.

Work on airport parking, security improvements starts Friday  Aspen Daily News

All parking spaces in the drop-off and pick-up area in front of the Aspen-Pitkin County Airport terminal are being eliminated this week and replaced with ...

Italy airport strike leads to hundreds of flight cancellations  USA TODAY

Hundreds of flights will be canceled this week because of the strike.

Remembering 20 years since Austin moved airports  FOX 7 Austin

AUSTIN, Texas (FOX 7 Austin) - Tuesday marks 20 years since the last official flight out of Austin's Robert Mueller airport. The city moved air operations into a ...

Baton Rouge airport wants to study lost potential business; Via gone  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Baton Rouge Metro Airport officials are seeking approval from the Metro Council this evening for a study that would look at the number of passengers the airport ...

The 10 best major airports in the world  Business Insider

The air-travel website AirHelp has released a ranking of 132 major airports across the world. The airports were evaluated on criteria like customer *service*, ...

Leave Change Behind at Airport Security? It Could Soon Fund Border Security  New York Magazine

Loose change left behind at airport security could be used to fund security operations at the border.

Airport on course for steady growth | Local News

Rochester International Airport Executive Director John Reed plans to renovate existing space at the main terminal, setting aside 20,000 square feet for customs ...

Comedian finds 2 flies smashed into roll he bought at airport: 'Extra and free protein'  Fox News

A traveler at Dublin Airport was in for a shock when he unwrapped his bread roll. Irish comedian Martin “Beanz” Warde had flown into Dublin Airport on May 19.

America's push to upgrade airports gains traction as New Orleans opens new terminal later this year  CNBC

When the new terminal in New Orleans opens later this year, it will be the latest upgrade and expansion of a U.S. airport, a key part of America's infrastructure ...

Arlington gets $1.1 million for improvements to its airport  The Daily Herald

It was one of three airports in Washington and 127 nationwide to receive money from the FAA.

This Airport Added Camera-ready Holes in Its Fence for Plane Photographers  Travel+Leisure

Planespotters will have a much easier time exploring their hobby at Jean-Lesage International Airport of Quebec, Canada.

Transportation Minister Katz: Israel must have a third civilian airport  The Jerusalem Post

Less than six weeks prior to the slated closure of Tel Aviv's Sde Dov Airport, Transportation Minister Israel Katz reiterated that Israel must be home to a third ...

Stake in World's Biggest Airport on Sale Weeks After Open  Bloomberg

Some of the owners of the joint venture that operates Istanbul's giant new airport hired Lazard Ltd. to sell their stake in the $11 billion hub, according to people ...

Raleigh-Durham Airports adds gates, security lanes  WITN

Raleigh-Durham International Airport is expanding both gates and security lanes as the airport copes with a record-breaking number of passengers.

Why Do Airports Always Play CNN?  Reader's Digest

If you are near an airport TV, there's a good chance CNN is playing—but it's not exactly the program you'll find at home. Here's why.

Ministry calls for airport security improvements - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

The Transportation Ministry has called on airports nationwide to strengthen security, following a post-election protest that triggered violence in Jakarta, resulting ...

Germany’s long-awaited Berlin airport falls short of expectations — such as opening  Los Angeles Times

The much-anticipated new airport, also known as Berlin Brandenburg airport, is supposed to open in 2020 and handle about 45 million travelers by 2025.

Worst airport in US has been named  Fox Business

Overall, U.S. airports ranked poorly on the global list.

Where to Eat at Philadelphia International Airport  Eater Philly

Philadelphia International Airport has stepped up its eating and drinking game in recent years, with big-name chefs setting up shop to ensure no ones goes ...

Worst major airports in the world according to AirHelp  Business Insider

The air-travel website AirHelp has released a ranking of 132 major airports across the world. The airports were evaluated on criteria like customer *service*, ...

Two Washington airports risk millions in funding if they don't cooperate with ICE  KUOW News and Information

Seattle's Boeing Field and the Yakima Air Terminal have a choice: Let Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) flights land at the airport or risk future money ...

Manchester Airport unable to refuel planes, causing massive delays and cancellations  Fox News

A power issue at Manchester Airport has reportedly halted all refueling processes at the airport, causing massive cancellations and delays.

San Angelo Regional Airport seeks public input on new master plan  San Angelo Standard Times

Officials with San Angelo Regional Airport are seeking public input on a new airport master plan, according to a news release.

Americans will now have shorter waits at British airports  SF Gate

At London airports last summer, international passengers waited in hours-long passport control lines to enter and exit the country. The lines were almost as bad ...

This Airport Made Fence Holes for Planespotting Photographers  PetaPixel

There's a large community of planespotting photographers around the world who camp out at airports to photograph airplanes arriving and departing. A major ...

The Best and Worst Airlines and Airports of 2019  Bloomberg

The seventh annual study by AirHelp reveals passenger pinch points in an expanding travel market.

Airline to offer nonstop flight from T.F. Green Airport to Dominican Republic  The Providence Journal

WARWICK — T. F. Green Airport will have another try at nonstop flights to the Caribbean this fall, as Sun Country Airlines will begin *service* to Punta Cana in the ...

Tampa Bay airports look to Latin America for new flights  Tampa Bay Times

Tampa International Airport's top priority for the region is Bogota, Colombia. St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport is spending millions to update its customs ...

Keeping airports safe from drones  CNN

Drones have been reported in restricted airspace around the world. Find out what's being done to keep airports safe from drone incursions.

Uber launches PIN feature to cut wait times at US airports, starting in Portland  TechCrunch

Uber is piloting a new PIN feature at the Portland International Airport that will give riders a one-time six-digit numeric code in an effort to speed up pickup times ...

Via Airlines ceases commercial flights for Birmingham airport and others

FLYING AWAY: Via Airlines, the newer domestic airline *service* that joined the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (see related article in box), will no ...

Yes, Americans can opt-out of airport facial recognition — here’s how  TechCrunch

Whether you like it or not, facial recognition tech to check in for your flight will soon be coming to an airport near you. More than a dozen U.S. airports are already ...

Tampa International Airport unfazed by Amazon’s move to Lakeland  Tampa Bay Times

"This is really the best for all parties," an airport official says. "Lakeland has the space for Amazon, and we just don't." Amazon will move its cargo flights from ...

Drone sighting at Germany’s busiest airport grounds flights for about an hour  TechCrunch

A drone sighting caused all flights to be suspended at Frankfurt Airport for around an hour this morning. The airport is Germany's busiest by passenger numbers, ...

Can weighing passengers at airports help cut carbon emissions?  CNN

A UK company says its software can accurately figure out how much fuel a flight needs -- and therefore cut down on carbon emissions -- by weighing ...

High-Tech Sleeping Pods Among New Ideas Being Tested At Airport Innovation Lab  NBC 7 San Diego

High-tech sleeping pods, an autonomous robot guide and a foldable guitar are among the traveler-friendly innovations being tested at San Diego International ...

Iranian-Aligned Houthi Rebels Launch Drone Attacks on Saudi Arabia's Najran Airport

The Iranian-sponsored Houthi rebels in Yemen have escalated their drone war against Saudi Arabia amid heightened tensions in the Persian Gulf.

How to Eat Healthy in Airports  Outside

Eating healthy in airports helps you stay energized. Here are some tips on how to do it.

African swine fever likely arriving at U.S. airports, study says

Pork products testing positive for African swine fever are likely arriving at airports across the United States, carried by travelers from infected regions, a new study ...

Future - The tricks of airport design  BBC News

From a terminal's colours to the security queue, here's how airports are designed to keep travellers calm, quiet – and ready to shop.

Archaeologists, Tour Operators, Locals Raise Alarm Over International Airport at Machu Picchu

A big part of visiting the ancient Inca ruins of Machu Picchu in Peru is getting there: pilgrims leaving the city of Cusco either need to take a multi-day hike to the ...

SLO County Regional Airport boasts soaring economic impact  KSBY San Luis Obispo News

The San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport says it's making major economic strides as it provides jobs and business to the area. The airport's recent report ...

SGF airport: Check weather, flight status if you're traveling in the next few days  Springfield News-Leader

The airport spokesman advised travelers to check their flight status, local weather and weather at their destination.

Vermont gets $3.1m for taxiway at Morrisville-Stowe airport  San Luis Obispo Tribune

The Vermont Agency of Transportation will be getting about $3.1 million in federal funds to build a new taxiway at the Morrisville-Stowe State Airport.

Six Hial airports to close during air controllers strike  BBC News

Six regional airports are set to close on Thursday during a strike by air traffic controllers. The workers are in a pay dispute with their employer Highlands and ...

Miami International Airport tests out new high-tech scanner for carry-on bags  WPLG Local 10

A new piece of technology is designed to make life a lot easier and safer for travelers at Miami International Airport.

16 Most Dangerous Airports in the World  Reader's Digest

Everyone from first timers to frequent fliers will be terrified while landing at any of these dangerous airports.

Cleveland Hopkins Airport Launches Stop the Bleed - Journal of Emergency Medical Services

Every year, more than 9 million people travel through Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, Ohio. With the possibility of severe ...

Storm forces flight cancellations, leaving travelers stranded overnight at Houston airports  Chron

A number of flights have been canceled or delayed at both Hobby Airport and George Bush Intercontinental Airport amid weather issues Thursday and Friday.

9 Things You Need to Know About Beijing's Enormous New Daxing Airport  RADII

A quick rundown of some of the most interesting things about Beijing's new Daxing International Airport, set to be one of the biggest in the world.

Peru is building a new international airport near Machu Picchu – and archaeologists are worried  World Economic Forum

The bulldozers arrived in January to clear the site of Peru's newest and most controversial airport. Chinchero International, which is expected to shuttle five ...

TSA to deploy some staff to border, raising airport staffing concerns  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Transportation Security Administration plans to seek volunteers among some of its airport staff to deploy to the border, as airports brace for the busy summer ...

You Probably Shouldn’t Bring CBD Oil to an Airport  The Atlantic

The substance's sudden ubiquity might make it seem perfectly legal. Federal law enforcement sees things differently.

Recommendation for major new airport coming by 2022  KIRO Seattle

A big moment for Puget Sound air travel came in March, when commercial flights began at Everett's Paine Field.

Uber strikes deal with Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. Here's what that means for travelers  AZCentral

Uber and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport have reached a deal after a long standoff. Ride-share *service* can begin immediately. Here's what to know.

Inside JFK Airport's New TWA Hotel  Design Milk

On May 15, JFK's TWA Flight Center Hotel, set inside Eero Saarinen's iconic midcentury terminal, officially opened to the public.

Would Tweed New Haven Airport take-off with longer runway? Proponents say it is crucial to area’s economic dev  Hartford Courant

Proponents pushing for a longer runway at Tweed New Haven Airport -- seen as critical to expanding the airport's commercial airline *service* -- traveled to the ...

Airport Encourages Aviation Enthusiasts By Installing 'Planespotting' Views to the Runway  Good News Network

As a means of encouraging aviation enthusiasts to pursue their passion, a Canadian airport has installed holes in their wire fencing so photographers can more ...

Messenger: Funder of airport privatization effort is making money on both sides of the deal

Billionaire Rex Sinquefield's investment firm has recently increased its ownership share in one of the companies advising the city on privatization of its airport, ...

Fastest Way to Get to New York City Airports? A $195 Helicopter  Bloomberg

Five minutes in a helicopter can take passengers from Manhattan to LaGuardia, JFK, and Newark. When traffic is dense, the urban air-mobility company argues, ...

Airport bidding's unclaimed baggage  Times Union

ALBANY — On July 29, 2016, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo boarded a luxury private aircraft and flew out of Philadelphia after delivering a thundering 15-minute ...

US searches of phones, laptops at airports rising, suit says

Newly filed papers filed in a federal lawsuit claim that U.S. government searches of phones and laptops at airports are on the rise.

FAA awards $20.8 million for improvements at five local Alabama airports  Yellowhammer News

Five local airports across the state of Alabama will receive $20.8 million in Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) grants.

Luxury Beauty Brands Make Over Airport Retail  Skift

Duty-free airport retail is an excellent way to reach coveted consumers. But airports also serve as the perfect global showcase for brands to test market products, ...

Supersonic jets must be no noisier than existing planes: airports group  Reuters

MONTREAL (Reuters) - A new generation of U.S.-produced commercial supersonic jets must be no louder than existing planes or risk exacerbating existing ...

Preview: Seattle-Tacoma Airport's new International Arrivals Facility (Video)  Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)

After delays, cost overruns and heated political debate, construction of Seattle-Tacoma International Airport's $968 million international arrivals terminal is ...

The key differences between those who get to the airport 100 hours early versus as the flight’s boarding  Well+Good

Every wondered, "how early should I get to the airport?" The unscientific answer depends on your flying style–and here's what yours says about you.

Pitch: Apple should re-launch AirPorts and a range of Apple Home products  iMore

Apple is one of the few companies that can be trusted with privacy and security and that's why I'd love to see them make Apple Home products: routers, locks, ...

Former Burns Oregon airport manager given probation for thefts  The Register-Guard

The former manager of an Oregon airport has been sentenced to four years of probation for stealing surplus federal property.The Oregonian/OregonLive ...

Dayton Airport seen as ‘stable’ after years of challenge  Dayton Daily News

Budget improvements at Dayton International Airport helped win a stronger outlook from S&P Global Ratings, signaling confidence in the airport's future and an ...

More Airports Are Allowing Non-passengers to Go Through Security  Travel+Leisure

Whether to meet a loved one arriving on a flight, or just to shop in duty-free, more U.S. airports are working on expanding access for non-passengers.

Uber circulates petition over San Francisco airport pickup rule  Smart Cities Dive

Uber is circulating a petition to drivers in the San Francisco area to protest San Francisco International Airport's (SFO) plan to move ride-hailing pickups to a ...

Plane crashes after taking off from Indianapolis airport, killing two, police say  CNN

A twin-engine plane crashed into a farm field Wednesday near Indianapolis Regional Airport, killing both people on board, officials said.

'Fly-in hotel,' conference center, rooftop bar proposed at Orlando Melbourne airport  Florida Today

A development team hopes to build a "fly-in hotel" featuring a conference center and rooftop restaurant-bar near the Orlando Melbourne International Airport ...

TODAY: Austin airport celebrates 20 years with parade through terminal  Austin American-Statesman

Heads up, travelers. If you're headed to the Austin airport Thursday, you may be met with a giant parade through the terminal as city officials celebrate its 20th ...

These are the best airports and airlines in the world for 2019  Lonely Planet Travel News

Planning a trip? A brand new data-driven global ranking has just revealed the very best airports and airlines around the world.

Busy summer travel season takes off at Santa Barbara Airport  KEYT

A potentially record-breaking summer travel season is about to take off, and the Santa Barbara Airport is getting ready for it.

Chick-fil-A's Miami airport location gets pushback from city leader over anti-LGBTQ stance  USA TODAY

A Miami city leader wants to stop Chick-fil-A from opening at the city's airport due to the company's financial support of anti-LGBTQ causes.

Fast Ways To Get Through The Airport and How to Skip Airport Lines  Fodor's Travel

On one hand, we get to go on unforgettable adventures, eat exotic food and spend quality time with our loved ones. On the other, we have to endure ...

Why You Should Never Use Airport USB Charging Stations  Forbes

Stop! Plugging into that airport USB charging station could put your personal data at risk.

You can take a Lyft to or from Fresno’s airport. Now there will be another choice  Fresno Bee

After Fresno Yosemite International Airport erected a “geofence” blocking Uber from operating there, new agreements were approved May 16 so Uber can return ...

LI state pols want study of increased airport noise  Newsday

Two Long Island lawmakers want the state to authorize an “environmental and human health” study of the impacts of air traffic at LaGuardia and Kennedy ...

Lewiston airport board eyes Washington money | Northwest  Lewiston Morning Tribune

A way to get more money for the Lewiston-Nez Perce County Regional Airport could be to include elected officials from Asotin County or the city of Clarkston on ...

Skip the Surveillance By Opting Out of Face Recognition At Airports  EFF

Government agencies and airlines have ignored years of warnings from privacy groups and Senators that using face recognition technology on travelers would ...

6 Scottish airports close due to air traffic controller strike  The Scotsman

Six Scottish airports have closed for 24 hours due to a strike by air traffic controllers involved in a pay dispute.

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