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Dingy LaGuardia Airport Undergoing $3.6B Makeover

By Frank Eltman | Jan 22
Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently announced the state is taking control of an ambitious $3.6 billion construction project that envisions an entirely new central terminal at LaGuardia.

Planes Slides Off Runway at NYC’s JFK; No Injuries

LOCAL | Jan 5
A plane from Toronto slid into snow as it turned onto a taxiway after landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Sunday, halting flights at the airport for two hours and causing residual delays.

Asiana Airplane Crashes at San Francisco Airport

LOCAL | By Terry Collins | Jul 6
An Asiana Airlines flight from Seoul, South Korea, crashed while landing at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, forcing passengers to jump down the emergency inflatable slides to safety.

Downward Dog Before Flying High

By Lisa Rathke | Jan 29
Travelers don’t equate the hustle and bustle of airports with yoga but now some airports are adding tranquil spaces where practitioners can stretch, meditate and get away from it all.

Fourth Time is a Charm: Berlin Airport Delayed Again

By Juergen Baetz | Jan 14
Berlin’s new airport has been delayed for a fourth time.

Terminal Bliss: Airport Layovers Get a Makeover

By Jason Keyser | Jan 12
Getting stranded at an airport once meant enduring hours of boredom in a kind of travel purgatory with nothing to eat but fast food. These days, it can seem more like passing through the gates of Shangri-la.

Food Network Opens Restaurant in Florida Airport

The Food Network is getting into the restaurant business in a location not always associated with good food: An airport.

Paris Airport Introduces Automated Baggage Drop-Off System

Oct 8
Since it was installed in the terminals of Paris-Orly Airport on 8 November 2011, the Automated Baggage Drop-off System, developed by the teams at AĆ©roports de Paris, has been a resounding success.

Soaring Through Heaven on Air France’s A380

By Mark Thompson | Sep 28
Air France’s A380, the world’s largest civil aircraft, made its inaugural flight between Paris and New York in November of 2009. In the ensuing two years, this double-decker, four-engine super jumbo aircraft has become favored by aeronautic aficionados.

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