Oklahoma City airport to add observation deck, four gates and new restaurant

Oklahoma City airport to add observation deck, four gates and new restaurant
OKLAHOMA CITY – Cross Grain Brewhouse opened at Will Rogers World Airport Wednesday, giving visitors a sneak peek of what's to come. "We're creating a much larger space and almost a new focus of the terminal building,” Mark Kranenburg, airports …
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Are Mormon missionary arrivals at Salt Lake City's airport getting out of hand?
(Scott Sommerdorf | The Salt Lake Tribune) Angela Thomas, aunt of Ben Haacke, holds up a cutout of him as she and the Haacke family wait for their son to return at the Salt Lake International Airport earlier this month.
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Smyrna Airport lands planned business park
MURFREESBORO — A Dallas-based investment firm wants to build an office and warehouse facility in the Smyrna Airport Business Park, officials said Wednesday morning at the Rutherford County Industrial Development Board meeting. Representatives …
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Airport boss: Ignore misguided Gatwick expansion plea
"It is currently at illegal levels at Heathrow and it is hard to see how millions more car journeys with a third runway will not make it even worse." David Cameron has said the Government will make a decision on airport expansion by the end of the year.
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New airport recognized as state's best
“We are honored to receive this award from the Arkansas Airport Operator's Association,” Zylks told the Log Cabin Democrat. “This award speaks to the partnership between the city, CDC [Conway Development Corporation] and all of the other parties who …
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Commercial Baggage Handling System Market by Airport Class, Identification
This report segments the baggage handling system market on the basis of identification technology, service type, airport class, type, and efficiency. The two identification technologies considered in this report are barcode and RFID. The baggage …
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Armed North Babylon Man Breached Security at JFK Airport to Drive to Pope

Armed North Babylon Man Breached Security at JFK Airport to Drive to Pope
A retired firefighter from North Babylon, armed with several weapons inside his SUV, was arrested after he used his FDNY badge to enter the tarmac at JFK Airport to where Pope Francis' plane had been parked on Saturday, the NY Daily News reports.
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Pentastar Aviation opens Aircraft Interior Design Studio at the Oakland County
Pentastar Aviation opens Aircraft Interior Design Studio at the Oakland County airport. Pentastar Aviation's Director of Aircraft Interiors Gordon Ross and Chairman and Owner Edsel B. Ford II unveil the company's new Aircraft Interior Design Studio …
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St. Paul airport event steers girls to tech careers
St. Paul airport event steers girls to tech careers. By Julio Ojeda-Zapata jojeda@pioneerpress.com. Posted: 09/27/2015 12:01:00 AM CDT | Updated: about 9 hours ago. 2) Erika Praska, A Girl Scout in St. Paul, gets a flight lesson in one of several …
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PSA Airlines adding a crew base at Cincinnati airport
Dayton-based PSA on Monday said it will open a crew base at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport in January. This will be PSA's fourth crew base, joining Dayton; Charlotte, N.C.; and Knoxville, Tenn. It comes less than 90 days after PSA said it …
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Leaders host business aviation expo at Oakland County International Airport

Leaders host business aviation expo at Oakland County International Airport
Mike Trout (left), executive administrator for the Office of Aeronautics, shakes hands with Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson at the Air Transportation Expo held Oakland County International Airport Friday, Sept. 25. Photo by Kris Kogut …
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Hancock County Airport holds open house
The Young Eagles EAA Chapter 1184 gave free plane rides to at least 80 kids at the event. Skydivers also performed and food was available. Copyright 2015 WFIE. All rights reserved. IN THE NEWS …
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Trans Woman Live-Tweets Her Frightening Experience With Airport Security
What followed was gruesome detail about how her experience being profiled, humiliated, and forced to miss her flight by airport security, all because she is transgender. For transgender people, those particle body scanners that passengers must now pass …
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When Jazz and Folk Music Mingle With Airport Security
Now, organizers are aiming at filling the air of an unlikely hall: Tallinn's Lennart Meri international airport. Since last week, passengers crossing through the departure lounge can hear traditional security messages — such as recommendation not to …
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Airport to launch new airline hangar project
Work on a new $ 14 million hangar for PSA Airlines at the Dayton International Airport will kickoff this week. Officials will break ground Thursday morning on the first phase of the 69,000-square-foot hangar, which will house aircraft and be an engine …
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Uber drivers having a 'field' day at airport
Earlier this month, Sacramento International Airport officials signed an agreement with Uber, the smartphone app-based transportation company, to allow its drivers to pick up passengers at the airport. But there is a catch: To avoid congestion and …
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Powerful Syrian rebel group says it fired rockets at airport said to be used
BEIRUT – A powerful Syrian rebel group has claimed that it fired several rockets at an airport on the coast said to be used by Russian troops. In a video posted late Friday, members of the Islam Army warned the Russians that they will not enjoy peace …
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Local airport ups security after fence breach
Officials at McGregor Executive Airport and Killeen- Fort Hood Regional airports say they have no plans to increase their security. Texas State Technical College airport officials say while they have “heightened awareness," they haven't increased their …
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New rules mean less noise for airport's neighbors
To reduce aircraft noise, flights landing and taking off from the north runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport are being instructed to stay within corridors over industrial and commercial zones south of Interstate 595. Flight paths …
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Timeline for New Williston Airport
The new Williston Basin International Airport is one of only four full-service airports built in the U.S. in the last 25 years, and it's anticipated to break ground next spring. The relocated airport will have a longer runway to accommodate full-size …
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Nut Tree Airport Business Plan eyes opportunities for growth
The purpose of the plan, according to staff in a report to the board, is to serve as an implementing tool for facility and land use development and to “advance economic development of the airport as a diverse regional aviation and commercial center and …
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Lynchburg woman cited after bringing loaded gun to Reagan Airport
Transportation Security Administration officers at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) stopped a Lynchburg, Virginia, woman from bringing a loaded gun onto a flight to Memphis yesterday (September 16). The Lynchburg resident was stopped …
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Airport commission takes formal step to remove airport manager
In a special closed-door meeting held Friday morning, the Martha's Vineyard Airport Commission (MVAC) voted to place airport manager Sean Flynn on paid administrative leave. The vote followed behind the scenes, and ultimately unsuccessful efforts by …
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American Airlines Computer Glitch Impacts Peoria International Airport
American Airlines' flights appear to be fine tonight, but this afternoon the airline grounded all of its flights at Chicago O'Hare, Dallas Fort-Worth and Miami. American blamed the stoppage on "technical issues" but did not elaborate. It only took …
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Search commences for new Ontario airport executive director
ONTARIO >> The Ontario International Airport Authority met for the first time on Wednesday with the firm it hired to find a new CEO for the airport. While no action was taken, discussion centered around what qualities the next airport director should have.
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Denver airport parking sparse as hub sees busy post-Labor Day week

Denver airport parking sparse as hub sees busy post-Labor Day week
Denver International Airport says parking is hard to find this week as an influx of travelers move through the city's hub in the aftermath of Labor Day. "It's post-holiday and a lot of business travelers are catching up," said Heath Montgomery, an …
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Middlebury Airport Expansion Design Work Continues
In addition, trees on the approach to the airport will be cleared. State Aviation Program Administrator Guy Rouelle says despite the longer runway, the airport classification won't change. "We do expect to see the same type of traffic. In other words …
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Ottawa airport upgrades weather-observing technology
Pilots flying to the Ottawa Municipal Airport have a better shot at knowing the weather when they land with the help of an Automated Weather Observing System III set to be installed later this year, Jack Miller, chairman of the airport advisory board …
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