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Passengers Unnerved by Security Breach at JFK

Passengers Unnerved by Security Breach at JFK

By Denise Lavoie | Feb 22
Some air travelers are wondering how 11 people could walk through an unattended security checkpoint lane at one of the nation's busiest airports even with the enhanced security measures put in place after the Sept. 11 attacks.

Long Layover? How About a Workout at an Airport Gym?

Long Layover? How About a Workout at an Airport Gym?

By Kelli Kennedy | Feb 1
Work out while waiting for your flight? That's an option now at Baltimore Washington International Airport, where the only gym at a U.S. airport past security opened this week with plans to open 20 more at airports by 2020.

Budget Buster: Hailing an Airport Taxi

Budget Buster: Hailing an Airport Taxi

By Scott Mayerowitz | Nov 23
Ever feel like the taxi ride from the airport costs more than the trip there? It's not your imagination.

Turkmenistan Opens New Airport

Sep 19
The capital of Turkmenistan, a country largely closed to outsiders, has opened a $2.3 billion terminal at its international airport in the shape of a flying falcon.

La Guardia Travelers Fear Turbulence en Route to New Airport

By Karen Matthews | Aug 26
There could be turbulence for travelers during the multibillion dollar renovation of New York's LaGuardia Airport.

Two Terminals at JFK Airport Resume Operations After Scare

Aug 15
Two terminals at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport are resuming normal operations Monday morning after reports of shots fired prompted evacuations and grounded and diverted flights.

Biden Praises Plan to Revamp 'Third World' La Guardia Airport

By Verena Dobnick | Jun 15
Two years after likening LaGuardia Airport to a "Third World country," Vice President Joe Biden commended a $4 billion redevelopment project for it at a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday.

Bangkok Airport Apologizes for Snake on Luggage Cart

By Nattasuda Anusonadisai | Jan 11
Bangkok's main international airport has issued an apology after a snake was found on a luggage cart in the arrival hall and startled passengers.

Airport Comfort Dogs Help Ease Holiday Travel Stress

Dec 24
A team of professionally trained comfort dogs at Dulles International Airport are helping ease travelers' stresses this holiday season.

LaGuardia Airport Gets Ready for Major Makeover

By Deepti Hajela | Jul 28
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday introduced a plan to redesign and rebuild LaGuardia airport, replacing the cramped, outdated hub with a unified terminal that will have more than double the operational space for airliners.

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