| Jun 23, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Virgin Atlantic keeps passengers on a grounded plane without air conditioning for four hours! The good news is at least they didn't have to end up in New Jersey......
| Jun 21, 2010
It was quarter of 2 and Andrew Renehan had just finished mowing the 16th tee at TPC River Highlands.
He adjusted his navy baseball cap, which kept a shock of sweat-soaked, dirty blond hair from falling into his eyes, brushed his blue groundskeeper's...
| Jun 23, 2010
| 8:42 AM
HARTFORD, Conn. -- Passengers on a diverted Virgin Atlantic Airways flight spent more than four hours stuck in a hot, dark plane parked on a tarmac, while babies squirmed and people yelled and screamed. At least three people fainted and were taken away in...
| Jun 3, 2009
The original plan was to fly from Hartford to Amsterdam and travel by train to Brussels for meetings.
Then Delta Airlines canceled its plan to resume direct service from Bradley International Airport to The Netherlands.
So Anne Evans, head of the U.S....
| Jun 9, 2009
The number of guests staying at Hartford-area hotels slid sharply in the first four months of 2009 compared with last year, as the recession takes a toll on business and leisure travel.
But the developer of a 121-room, limited service hotel under...
| Jan 10, 2010
Rope? Check. Carabiners? Check. Sherpa? Check.
OK, so Granby's Western Barndoor Hill is not the 29,028-foot-high Mount Everest. And it's not even the 20,320-foot-high Mount McKinley — the highest mountain in North America. Connecticut? That honor...
| Feb 10, 2010
O&G Industries, the general contractor for the Kleen Energy plant that exploded Sunday, is no stranger to sensitive projects, or to controversy, despite a strong reputation in the business.
The 87-year old politically connected construction firm based in...
| Aug 26, 2009
When the Brazilian aircraft maker Embraer broke ground on a $10 million executive jet service center at Bradley International Airport in July 2007, the future looked bright for the corporate aircraft industry.
That year and the next delivered on their...
| Mar 10, 2009
Fly through the pages of history at the New England Air Museum in Windsor Locks.
With the Military Exhibit Hangar, the B-29 Hangar, the Civilian Exhibit Hangar, and the "Dreamseeker" ride, aviation enthusiasts of all ages will take off into the clouds at...
| Mar 6, 2009
William A. Beckerman, arrested Thursday on charges that he torched his home last month, was in the house at 27 The Crossways as little as four minutes before the first call to 911 was logged, police said.
When questioned by police later that day,...
| Sep 20, 2010
Whether you like it or not full body scanners are coming to Louis Armstrong International Airport. ABC26 News Reporter Vanessa Bolano has details.
The Department of Homeland Security is getting fancy when it comes to keeping you safe. They say Advanced...
| Nov 18, 2002
All things considered, it could have been worse.
The record-setting snowstorm that rumbled into Connecticut Monday choked roads, stranded travelers at airports and closed malls, forcing many stores to cancel their Presidents' Day sales.