A software system airlines use to measure weight and balance planes went offline Monday morning, causing delays on airlines including Southwest, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
Nearly 2.1 million passengers traveled through Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport in April, a 3.7 percent increase from April 2015 and the airport's 10th straight monthly record, officials said.
Jeffrey Low, the father of a Baltimore-born Israeli soldier who was wounded in Gaza over the weekend, was flying to Tel Aviv to see his son on Tuesday when the news came: Ben Gurion Airport was under attack, and his flight was diverting to Paris.
Trusted fliers using Southwest Airlines out of BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport will now have a quicker and less invasive path through security, the Transportation Security Administration announced Thursday.
A broad coalition of donors — including casino giant MGM, Delta Airlines, a Washington nightclub and thousands of individuals across the country — together gave nearly $6 million to legalize same-sex marriage in Maryland, providing a financial advantage that supporters say was critical to the campaign's success.
Navy football: While opponents have been preparing for contracts and careers in the NFL, the Navy seniors who line up against Army at FedEx Field on Saturday can look forward to commissions as ensigns in the Navy and second lieutenants in the Marines.
As the Federal Aviation Administration ends a second week without authority to spend, the impasse is beginning to have an impact in Maryland, particularly for federal contractors that work on air traffic control and other projects.