Airlines

This starter pistol was stopped at a BWI checkpoint by TSA officers on Sept. 2. (Photo courtesy: TSA.)

Woman Caught At BWI With Starter Pistol

A Florida woman was stopped at Baltimore Washington International-Thurgood Marshall Airport Monday after the officer who was staffing the checkpoint X-ray machine spotted a gun in the woman’s carry-on bag.

09/03/2013

luggage

N.Y. Senator Wants To Hold Airlines Responsible For Lost Luggage

The airline industry is being slapped with new regulations for baggage fees and lost luggage, but one New York senator says the changes still don’t do enough to protect consumers.

07/19/2011

soldier post

U.S. Soldier Posts Video Expressing Frustration Over Airline Baggage Fees

Frustration over airline baggage fees prompts a U.S. soldier to post his story online.

06/08/2011

southwest

FAA Introduces New Rules For Airlines

The federal government is going to bat for airline passengers.

04/20/2011

southwest

Southwest Planes Going Back In Service After Malfunction

Several Southwest Airlines planes are going back in service after a major malfunction prompted emergency inspections.

04/08/2011

(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Compromise Would Increase West Coast Flights To D.C.

A broad aviation bill that would advance modernization of the nation’s air traffic control system moved a step closer to passage Thursday when the Senate approved a compromise to increase flights between the West Coast and Reagan National Airport in northern Virginia.

02/17/2011

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