Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

The director of the International Air Transport Association said Monday he wants to see a globally agreed upon tracking standard in place by the end of this year, which also takes into consideration the cost on airlines, in order to avoid another disappearance like that of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

More Air Passengers Showing Up With Guns

Several times every day, at airports across the country, passengers are trying to walk through security with loaded guns in their carry-on bags, purses or pockets, even in a boot. And, more than a decade after 9/11 raised consciousness about airline security, it’s happening a lot more often.

07/03/2013

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

National Airport Sets Passenger Record, Dulles Traffic Drops

Two airports that serve the Washington region have released their passenger travel statistics for 2012. Travel was up at Reagan National, but down a bit at Dulles Airport.

02/21/2013

The terminal at Washington/Dulles International Airport. Credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images

D.C. Region Airports Get a New Accountability Officer

The board that manages the Washington area’s two airports is getting a new internal watchdog.

01/15/2013

More than 250 children showed up to decorate Dulles Airport. (Credit: Kimberly Suiters)

Schoolchildren Spread Holiday Cheer Through Dulles and Reagan Airports

Area students are decking the halls of DC’s two major airports Wednesday and Thursday in the sixth year of an annual festive tradition.

12/05/2012

Control Tower At Reagan National Airport (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Jackson To D.C. Intermittent Flights Now Permanent

US Airways and the federal government have announced that intermittent flights between Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Washington, D.C., will become permanent.

07/25/2012

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