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Reagan National’s Explosive Growth Threatens Dulles

Washington Dulles International Airport is in trouble. Sometime in 2015, more people will travel through Reagan National Airport than Dulles. Dulles, 14 times the size of National, is expected to see about 20.7 million passengers next year, while National is expected to get 22.7 million.

11/28/2014

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Power Restored At BWI Airport After Outage, Delays Expected

Black out at BWI. Power is quickly restored after an earlier outage Monday at the airport.

11/24/2014

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Second Frederick Flight Instructor Killed In Virginia Crash

It’s happened again. A training pilot at Frederick Municipal Airport is killed in a crash. It’s the second fatal accident in just three weeks.

11/12/2014

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Judge Rules BWI Deputy Fire Chief Fired Because Of Race

Fired because of his race. A judge rules a deputy chief with the BWI Fire Department should get his job back, saying the only reason he was fired is because he’s African-American.

11/07/2014

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Dulles Stepping Up Screenings To Keep Ebola Out Of The U.S.

Five of the nation’s airports are stepping up screenings for people flying in from West Africa. One of them, Dulles International, is right here in our region.

10/30/2014

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Parachute Deployed In Frederick Air Collision Likely Saved Lives

Midair collision. The investigation continues into the deadly crash between a small plane and a helicopter over the Frederick Municipal Airport.

10/24/2014

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3 Dead After Midair Collision Near Frederick Airport

A nightmare scenario at Frederick Municipal airport: A helicopter on a training flight and a plane coming in to land collide in the air.

10/23/2014

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New Ebola Screening Procedures At Dulles Airport Take Effect

New Ebola screening procedures go into effect at Washington’s Dulles Airport and three other major airports.

10/16/2014

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Passenger Growth At Reagan National To Overtake Dulles, BWI Airports

The CEO of the Washington region’s airports authority says it is growing in all the wrong places.

10/09/2014

The first case of the Ebola virus has been diagnosed in the United States. (Photo by Center for Disease Control via Getty Images)

Report: Ebola Patient May Have Flown Through Dulles

Doctors in Texas are now treating a patient with the first diagnosed Ebola case in the United States. Now there’s word that the patient may have flown through a local airport.

10/01/2014

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Man Arrested At BWI After Caught With Loaded Gun

A man has been arrested at the Baltimore-Washington airport Monday after a loaded gun was found in his carry-on bag.

09/30/2014

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Chicago Airport Incident Causing Backups At BWI Marshall

Air traffic is slowly moving again in Chicago’s airspace after a fire at a nearby radar facility forced the FAA to order ground stops.

09/26/2014

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