| Sep 15, 2014
| 6:19 PM
In 2010, Lehigh Valley International Airport used $3.2 million in federal grants to install six electric charging stations designed to make it a more emissions-friendly airport.
Four years later, those stations have yet to pump a single kilowatt of...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 9:54 PM
A Southwest Airlines plane made an emergency landing Saturday at Los Angeles International Airport after the plane's flaps malfunctioned.
Flight 1704, which took off from Sacramento, was supposed to land at Bob Hope Airport in Burbank but was diverted...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Remember when air travel was actually fun and exciting? When you couldn't wait to get on the plane?
Ah, the good old days.
Today, reclining seats have become a battleground in the sky. If only reclining seats were the only problem with air travel....
| Sep 15, 2014
| 4:35 PM
A Southwest Boeing 737 leaving San Jose for Phoenix was diverted to Oakland International Airport on Monday afternoon due to an emergency after some flight controls were not performing properly.
The plane, Southwest Flight 468, landed at the Oakland...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Many of the world's top airline and airport officials will descend on Chicago this weekend for a global conference that city officials say will be among the largest economic development events of the year for the city and the region.
| Sep 17, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Almost half of U.S. airline passengers this summer passed through expedited security, a sign that pre-screening is becoming the norm, the chief of the Transportation Security Administration said Wednesday in Chicago.
And the current 3-ounce limit on...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 3:56 PM
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Health officials in Washington state on Sunday warned people who used Seattle-Tacoma International Airport this month that they could have been exposed to measles after a passenger was confirmed to be carrying the virus.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Work is scheduled to begin next week on a $500-million remodel of the busy Southwest Airlines terminal at Los Angeles International Airport.
City leaders, airport officials and airline representatives are set to break ground Tuesday at Terminal 1, which...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 2:10 AM
BEIJING (Reuters) - A China Eastern Airlines Corp passenger plane that had started its night-time descent into a Wuhan airport was forced to abort its landing after air traffic controllers had dozed off, an investigation report found.
The incident, which...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:57 PM
A loud thump — followed by an even louder curse — echoes from somewhere inside a cavernous semi trailer parked near the UCLA practice field.
It is Monday morning, five days before the football season opener in Virginia, and the student...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 10:55 AM
When the new south runway opens on Sept. 18, it will virtually eliminate air traffic delays and provide enormous room for air traffic — and tourism dollars — to grow for decades into the future.
It will also bring unprecedented noise....
| Sep 9, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Japan Airlines announced Monday that part of its service expansion plans this year include adding daily nonstop flights between Los Angeles and Osaka, Japan, the country's third largest city.
A recent statement from the airline says it will fly Boeing...