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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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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 …

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 …

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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Big Brothers, Big Sisters hosts bash at Allegheny County Airport Jet Hangar
Come fly with me: It was a picture perfect Thursday night at the Allegheny County Airport's Jet Voyager Hangar in West Mifflin, where a sold-out crowd of more than 720 partygoers arrived to celebrate Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh's …
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Culpeper Regional Airport opens expanded terminal
Culpeper County officially opened its new "front door" Saturday afternoon. At 3 p.m. Saturday, county and state officials gathered with representatives of Culpeper Regional Airport to cut a ribbon during a grand opening for the facility's newly …
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Fitch Affirms Dallas-Fort Worth Airport Joint Revenue Bonds at 'A'; Outlook Stable
The elimination of flight restrictions at nearby city of Dallas' Love Field airport in late 2014 creates a more competitive dynamic between the two regional airports, particularly for air services at major domestic markets. Love Field has physical …
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Video of elderly man surprising wife at the airport goes viral
Flying may cause endless frustration but one viral video proves that airport terminals are actually still filled with love. On Monday, Facebook user Chris GQ Perry posted a video featuring an elderly man awaiting his wife's arrival at the Van Nuys …
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