| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:49 AM
Flights from Baltimore to Cancun will be offered under the Southwest Airlines banner starting in August, as the airline continues to rebrand routes formerly flown under AirTran Airways.
The airline recently announced similar changes on flights from...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 2:44 PM
A flight carrying 139 passengers and five crew members from Baltimore to Orlando was aborted on a BWI runway Tuesday afternoon when pilots noticed smoke in the cockpit.
Southwest Airlines Flight 3782, scheduled for a 3:02 p.m. departure, was on an active...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 11:01 AM
Alaska Airlines, which today announced new flights between Baltimore and Seattle, is launching its new service at BWI-Marshall Airport with a fare sale.
The airline will offer daily inbound and outbound service between BWI and Seattle-Tacoma...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 9:41 AM
Alaska Airlines will begin offering daily flights between Baltimore and Seattle on Sept. 2 as part of a broader expansion of destination options from its West Coast hub, the airline announced Friday.
The new route is the first Alaska Airlines will...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 5:00 PM
It's practically impossible for Americans to learn much about the country of Haiti without running into the works of Goucher College's creative writing professor and award-winning novelist Madison Smartt Bell.
Along with a dozen or so published pieces,...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 1:27 PM
A man was arrested at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport on Sunday after a loaded hand gun was located inside his carry-on bag at a security checkpoint, according to the Transportation Security Administration.
The gun with seven rounds in it, one of them...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 4:18 PM
The shortest distance between two points is a straight line, thereby making "nonstop" one of the most fetching words in travel today. Luckily for us, BWI-Marshall Airport seems to be piling up flights that will get you to your destination without...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 9:30 PM
A flight out of BWI was forced to make a hasty landing in Indianapolis Wednesday due to a security issue, airline officials said.
Southwest Airlines Flight 362 was bound for Indianapolis out of Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Nearly a month after Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 vanished, a team of Maryland engineers detected the pings from a flight data recorder that narrowed the search area to a more manageable yet still vast swath of the Indian Ocean.
Working from an...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:44 AM
In a strange incident at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport on Tuesday, two razor blades were found "manufactured into the sole" of a man's shoe, according to the Transportation Security Administration.
The metal blades were spotted by security in the man's...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Spirit Airlines will begin offering a seasonal service of daily, non-stop flights between Baltimore and Chicago this spring.
The service will begin May 22 and last through Nov. 1, the airline announced Tuesday.
The service will include a daily 8 a.m....
| Feb 10, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Fewer fliers passed through Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport in 2013 than in the previous year, ending a three-year streak of record-setting travel at the state's largest airport.
The decline of 0.8 percent, announced by...