| 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...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 7:36 AM
A Delta Airlines flight that departed from BWI Thurgood Marshall airport en route to Salt Lake City Friday night was diverted to Minneapolis because of an unruly passenger, the airline said.
Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport police removed...
| 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 12, 2014
| 12:54 PM
A winter storm warning was set to take effect at 8 p.m. Wednesday with 7 inches to a foot of snow across the region, according to the National Weather Service.
Snow is forecast to start around 9 p.m. and fall heavily, at rates of an inch or two per hour...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Southwest Airlines will make its first international flights July 1, including flights between Baltimore and Aruba, the Bahamas and Jamaica, as the carrier takes over routes flown by subsidiary AirTran Airways.
Daily flights will operate between...
| 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...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Continuing its expansion in the Baltimore market, Spirit Airlines announced Wednesday a new non-stop daily route between BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport and the Minneapolis-St. Paul area.
The service will run from May 1 through Nov. 1, officials said....
| Jan 30, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Southwest Airlines won 54 slots recently vacated amid federal litigation at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, expanding its already-large presence in the region.
The airline said its pending growth at Reagan, where its number of daily...
| 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....