| Aug 22, 2011
| 11:56 AM
Southwest Airlines announced today that it will make its first foray into the mega-sized Atlanta market in 2012, when it will begin offering 15 nonstop daily departures from Georgia to five cities, including Baltimore.
The BWI-ATL flights will begin in...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 11:09 AM
AirTran will begin offering nonstop flights from BWI-Marshall Airport to Aruba at the end of the year.
The airline, now a subsidiary of Southwest, begins the service on Dec. 17. It will be the sixth international destination or Caribbean route from...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 11:44 AM
AirTran Airways announced this week that it will offer nonstop weekend flights between BWI Marshall Airport and Aruba starting December 17.
According to BWI spokesman Jonathan Dean, the Saturday and Sunday service is the first new international route...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 3:32 PM
Baltimore and the Bahamas' Freeport have a lot in common. They're both cities with a mix of tourist areas and heavy industry, and both often play second banana to a national capital.
Now the two cities are linked by a direct air service that began...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 4:49 PM
A Tampa-based company plans to begin offering flights next spring from BWI-Marshall Airport to Cuba, where travel has been restricted since 1961, shortly after Fidel Castro took power and nationalized U.S.-owned businesses.
But visitors shouldn't count...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 4:53 PM
Travelers passing through Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport will see extensive changes over the next two years as officials launch a $100 million renovation project that will transform the central section of the airport —...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 12:52 PM
Beginning next week, AirTran will set up shop out of the Southwest Airlines Terminal A/B at BWI-Marshall Airport.
The move is further evidence of the ongoing consolidation between the two airlines since Southwest acquired AirTran earlier this year....
| Oct 18, 2011
| 6:55 AM
You’ve got 72 hours - well, less than that at this point - to book a flight for $35 one-way on Southwest Airlines.
The airline is launching its annual (or is it semi-annual?) sale where the fares are based on the number of miles in your flight....
| Aug 2, 2011
| 6:20 PM
Despite a sluggish national economy, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport has tallied the best first half and 12-month period in its history, according to data to be released Wednesday. And after a record June, BWI officials say...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 11:59 AM
Travelers at BWI Marshall might notice camera crews scurrying around concourses A and B next week when a new reality TV show about air travel begins shooting at the airport.
The show from TLC, which doesn't yet have a name, claims to give TV viewers...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 1:35 PM
For the second year in a row, passenger traffic set records at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, with 22.39 million ticket holders passing through the gates in 2011.
The 2.1 percent increase came as airport officials...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Before year's end, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport will be part of a passenger prescreening program that allows low-risk travelers to keep their belts and shoes on and their laptops in their bags as they go through security...