Twenty-five years after its debut at BWI Airport, Southwest — now the largest single carrier in the U.S. — offers more than 240 departures per day from Baltimore to 64 other cities. It now accounts for roughly 70 percent of the passenger volume through the airport.
I've seen the future and it's not as cool as the past. OK, I'm exaggerating a bit, but if you are fortunate enough to enjoy international travel, the entertainment options were so much better just a year ago. Let me explain.
Impress your guests with tips from Brendan Dorr of B&O American Brasserie and John Shields of Gertrude's, plus an update on the Port Covington development and a review of the new film "Sully" starring Tom Hanks.
Brian Power-Waters, whose boyhood dream of becoming an aviator led to a long career as a military and commercial pilot and, at age 78, took him back to the skies in ultralight planes and hang gliders, died July 21 after surgery at Shore Medical Center in Chestertown. He was 91.
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.
With the unveiling this week of blueprints for a $156 million international terminal at Houston's Hobby International Airport, Southwest signaled its commitment to go beyond its domestic low-cost image and get into the global game. Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, the third-busiest for Southwest and top performer on the East Coast, is ready to be part of that commitment.
Police are investigating a potentially suspicious item at BWI Marshall Airport in lower level airline space on Concourse D. The focus is in an airline space located just off the tarmac — not in public areas, said airport spokesman Jonathan Dean.
Gov. Martin O'Malley has canceled Monday's early voting in Maryland due to Hurricane Sandy's expected arrival. Government offices and schools around the region also have announced that they plan to close Monday, and some flights out of BWI have been canceled.
The co-owner and inspiration behind Donna's restaurants in Mount Vernon, Cross Keys, Charles Village and Columbia watched her Mount Vernon restaurant burn in a spectacular five-alarm fire last December. But she and husband Peter Adams went ahead with a planned trip to Sicily this summer.