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Study: Thanksgiving-Like Airport Congestion will be Year-Round Reality

The holidays are the busiest, and often most frustrating, time of year for flyers, but travelers in D.C.’s airports will soon have to deal with the same level of crowds year-round, a new report says.

11/18/2014

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Obama: Flight Delay Fix a ‘Band-Aid’

President Barack Obama says the congressional fix for widespread flight delays is an irresponsible way to govern, but he’s prepared to sign the legislation that lawmakers fast-tracked.

04/27/2013

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Report: Spending Cuts Could Force Runway Closures

Automatic spending cuts could force some of the nation’s busiest airports to close runways, causing widespread flight delays and cancellations, the union representing air traffic controllers said Wednesday.

02/27/2013

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