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Temporary System Outage Causes Issues For International Passengers At Some U.S. AirportsA system outage caused issues for passengers flying internationally at multiple U.S. airports Friday evening, but not at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
BWI Summer Youth Initiative Gives Baltimore Students Rare Behind-The-Scenes Look At Airport OperationsThe fifth-annual Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport Summer Youth Initiative is once again opening doors to local airports for Baltimore City students.
Got A Comment About Maryland's New Toll System? Now's Your Time To Chime In As of Thursday, August 1, Maryland Transportation Board will allow public comments and hold hearings on a set of toll payment options with the toll modernization system coming online net year.
FAA Awards BWI Nearly $10M To Reconstruct TaxiwayThe Federal Aviation Administration is giving three Maryland airports more than $10 million in grants for improvements.
Acela Nonstop Service Shortens Trip Between DC, New York City To 2.5 HoursAmtrak's new Acela Nonstop service will cut down the time commuters will spend on the rails, promising a trip time of around two-and-a-half hours between New York City and Washington, D.C.
Georgia Man Caught By TSA With Handgun In BWI; 20th Person Caught At BWI This YearA Georgia man was caught with a 9mm caliber handgun in his carry-on bag at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport Saturday.
Tropical Storm Barry Could Cause Spike In Gas Prices, AAA SaysDrivers could notice a slight, short-term uptick in gas prices caused by Tropical Storm Barry, AAA Mid-Atlantic said Friday.
Airline Food Workers At BWI Vote Unanimously To Go On StrikeFood service workers for a number of major airlines at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport voted unanimously Thursday to go on strike once the National Mediation Board signs off.
BWI Launches Airplane Noise Tracking ToolA new online tool allows users to track noise from planes arriving at and departing from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Lightning Strikes Southwest Flight From BaltimoreFederal aviation officials say a Southwest Airlines passenger flight from Baltimore was struck by lightning during its journey to San Juan, Puerto Rico.
New Flaw Discovered On Boeing 737 Max, Sources SayThe Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has discovered a new flaw in Boeing's 737 Max that could further delay its return to the skies. All 737 Max models were grounded after two crashes overseas that killed 346 people.
Delta Allows Customers To Change, Cancel Trips To Dominican RepublicIf you had plans to go to the Dominican Republic, but are having second thoughts following reports of nearly a dozen American deaths in the Caribbean country, you can cancel or change your trip if you booked through Delta.