Reagan National Airport

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National Airport Among Metro Stations Closing for Weekend Work

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.


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Close Call Between Airliner, Military Helicopter near D.C.

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.



Body of Missing Elderly Woman Found

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.


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New TSA Knives Rule Faces Opposition From Airline Workers

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.


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Virginia Man Stopped at Airport With Loaded Gun in Carry-On Bag

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.


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Federal Audit Reveals More Problems at D.C. Airports

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.


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All Flights Canceled at Dulles, Reagan Airports

All airlines that serve Reagan National and Dulles airports have canceled flights until further notice due to Hurricane Sandy.


The gun seized by TSA officials at Reagan National Airport. (credit: TSA)

Gun Found in Carry-On Bag at Reagan National Airport

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.


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FAA: 3 Jets Near Reagan National Airport Were Never On Collision Course

None of the three commuter jets that flew too close together near Washington was ever on course to collide head-on with the others, federal officials said Thursday.


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Severe Thunder Storm Watch In Effect For D.C. Area Until 9 P.M., Ground Stop At Three Major Airports

A severe thunder storm watch is in effect for the D.C. Metro area until 9 p.m. with threats of damaging winds and hail. All flights have been grounded at the three major local airports until further notice.