| 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...
| 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 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 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...
| 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,...
| 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 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 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...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 5:46 AM
An American Airlines plane was damaged after it was struck by a ground support vehicle on the Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport tarmac Sunday afternoon.
The vehicle hit the nose of the jet as passengers were boarding Flight...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Who knew that a man renowned for his progressive-minded accomplishments in advancing an educational institution would prefer to spend his leisure exploring underdeveloped lands and ancient civilizations? That, in a nutshell, describes Maryland Institute...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Melanie Over and Josh Rosella had been planning this day for over a year. Only their plan was to be spending it on a Jamaican beach, getting ready for their wedding, not sweating it out at the airport with most of their wedding party and guests, stuck...