Tag Archives: Flights

Monday storm: Airlines waive change fees, cancel flights

Most big airlines were waiving rebooking fees for the latest weather event, which was affecting flights in the Midwest on Monday.

      

 

 

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Planemaker ATR lauds U.S. 'comeback' with Silver Airways order

Deal with Silver Airways bolsters the efforts of European aircraft-maker ATR to regain a foothold among U.S. passenger airlines.

      

 

 

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Maine airport says it's first to use 100% recycled de-icing fluid

Officials with Maine’s Portland International Jetport say it is the first airport in the country to use 100% recycled de-icing fluid for aircraft.

      

 

 

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First look: Seoul Incheon Airport’s new Terminal 2 big on high tech, art

Debut of the new high-tech Terminal 2 comes just in time to welcome visitors headed to the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games.

      

 

 

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Seoul’s Incheon Airport opens splashy new Terminal 2

      

 

 

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Airport challenge: Clearing runways a choreographed snow dance

When snow falls at the airport, crews at Mitchell International fire up massive machines that plow and sweep runways in precise, practiced movements.

      

 

 

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Ask the Captain: What does it mean to spool the engines?

Jet engines, unlike automobile engines, require several seconds to accelerate from idle to high thrust.

      

 

 

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Name that airport …

Here is this week’s “name that airport” photo.

      

 

 

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Alaska Airlines unveils new uniforms for 19,000 employees

The first look at the Luly Yang-designed pieces came Thursday evening at a fashion show-styled unveiling among a crowd of employees in Seattle.

      

 

 

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Las Vegas airport to get a pop-up marriage license bureau

This February, the County Clerk’s office will issue licenses from an office in the airport’s Terminal 1 baggage claim area.

      

 

 

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