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Government, Business, Logistics

N.Y. Leaders Break Ground on Intermodal Hub at Long Island Airport

Groundbreaking at Long Island MacArthur International Airport Airport Commissioner Shelley LaRose-Arken (from left), New York Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul and Regional Director for Empire State Development Cara Longworth at the groundbreaking ceremony. (Daniel Goodrich/Town of Islip)

New York officials recently announced the groundbreaking for a project to build an intermodal transportation hub at Long Island MacArthur Airport.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
October 9, 2020
Government, Business

Delta, American Join United in Dropping Most Change Fees for US Trips

Delta A Delta Airlines employee wears personal protective equipment after landing at Minneapolis−Saint Paul International Airport in Minneapolis, on May 28, 2020. (John Minchillo/Associated Press)

This could be the final boarding call for the $200 ticket-change fee that has enraged so many U.S. airline travelers over the past decade.

David Koenig | Associated Press
August 31, 2020
Government, Business, Logistics

American Airlines to Drop Flights to 15 Cities in October

Passengers wait at American Airlines ticket counter Travelers wear masks as they wait at the American Airlines ticket counter in Terminal 3 at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, on June 16, 2020. (Nam Y. Huh/Associated Press)

American Airlines will drop flights to 15 smaller U.S. cities in October when a federal requirement to serve those communities ends.

David Koenig | Associated Press
August 20, 2020
Government, Business

US Air Travelers Dip Below 100,000 in Worst-Ever Free Fall

A mostly empty security area at San Francisco International Airport on April 2. A mostly empty security area at San Francisco International Airport on April 2. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News)

Almost every day over the past three weeks the number of people flying in the U.S. has reached a record low as the pandemic kept people home. But on April 7, the levels crossed a stark dividing line: fewer than 100,000 people.

Alan Levin | Bloomberg News
April 8, 2020
Government, Business, Logistics

Best and Worst International Airlines and Airports? Here’s One Guide

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Had a bad experience at Newark Liberty Airport last year? You’re not alone, according to recent rankings.

Claire Ballentine | Bloomberg News
May 9, 2019
Government, Business, Logistics, TCA

Huntsville Airport Receives $29 Million Grant

Richard Shelby Sen. Richard Shelby. (Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP)

Huntsville International Airport will receive a federal grant of more than $29 million for improvements, including construction of a new taxiway, according to an announcement Sept. 17 by Sen. Richard Shelby.

Paul Gattis | Alabama Media Group (Birmingham, Ala.)
September 19, 2018
Business, Logistics, TCA

Tampa International Airport's Cargo Volume Jumps, With More on the Way

Peter Muhly/ Bloomberg News

Over the last couple of years, the story of the double-digit growth of Florida's Tampa International Airport’s cargo business has been a story about Amazon.com.

Richard Danielson | Tampa Bay Times (St. Petersburg, Fla.)
November 13, 2017