Reagan National Airport
The Justice Department says it has reached an agreement to allow American Airlines and US Airways to merge, creating the world’s biggest airline.
The CEO of Southwest Airlines Co. assumes that American and US Airways will eventually merge, and he wants some of their takeoff and landing rights at Reagan National Airport outside Washington.
Metro says that starting Friday at 10 p.m. and continuing through closing on Sunday, buses will replace Yellow and Blue Line trains between Braddock Road and Pentagon City.
Federal officials say there was a close call between a military helicopter and a regional airliner attempting to land at Reagan National Airport near Washington on Friday.
Searchers looking for an 83-year-old woman who went missing after arriving at a Washington airport from Barbados have found her body near the airport.
Airline passengers will be able to carry small knives, souvenir baseball bats, golf clubs and other sports equipment onto planes beginning April 25 under a policy change announced in March by the head of the Transportation Security Administration.
The Transportation Security Administration says a passenger at Reagan National Airport was stopped and cited after an officer found a loaded gun in his carry-on bag at a checkpoint.
A federal audit of the authority that runs metropolitan Washington’s two major airports has revealed more problems, including overreliance on no-bid contracts and executives accepting expensive gifts from contractors.
All airlines that serve Reagan National and Dulles airports have canceled flights until further notice due to Hurricane Sandy.
A man has been cited for a state weapons charge for attempting to bring a loaded gun onto a flight at Ronald Reagan National Airport.