Tag Archives: AIRPORT

An airport designer experiences

If there’ss somebody who knows about being in a plane, thats William Hooper, an architect who specializes in airport design.  “I’m an airport architect, and people either like what you did on a job or hate what you did and, of course, could do it better”. Most of the time, to travel has more to do with the experience of …

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Ohio airport to clear space for deer

Ohio’s Akron-Canton Airport has announced plans to clear space near its perimeter so that white-tailed deer can graze. The airport is trying to prevent the deer from getting in the way of departing and arriving jets, which has been a growing problem recently.

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O’Hare gets massive funding

Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport will receive $337 million from the government for a planned expansion. Airport officials say that the total cost for the upgrade will be around $15 billion, and will include a new terminal, two new runways and the refurbishing of two other runways. The changes are aimed at reducing delays and congestion that have plagued the airport …

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Investigating the US Airways incident

A reported stowaway incident Tuesday involving a US Airways employee on a Tampa-to-Charlotte flight appears to be an internal issue for the airline company, although the federal government says it hasn’t finished looking at the case. Investigators say it appears as if the mechanic stowed away on the Boeing 737, then got off the plane and Charlotte and traveled as …

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Company offers cheap airport lounge access

What do you think about paying $17.50 for access to an airport lounge the next time you have time to kill in the terminal? That’s the hope of start-up company Airspace Lounge, which hopes to add as many as 40 amenity-laden lounges at airports across the United States. Today, the company will unveil plans for its first Airspace Lounge, scheduled …

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Vitoria to New York: the new route

The Basque Government and some institutions have confirmed they have received with great interest the offer of an American airline to open a route from the Basque Country to New York from the airport of Foronda, Vitoria, because the Basque airport has more favorable technical conditions for operation intercontinental flying. Both, the executive and the other entities preferred, however, to …

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Heavy snowfall affect flights in Paris

The snow predicted for tomorrow Wednesday in Paris was the argument for the authorities to annulled 20 percent of scheduled flights at the Roissy-Charles de Gaulle airport, the most important airport in France.

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The Star of David at the airport in Tehran

There was a startling discovery of a Star of David at the airport in Tehran, one of the main symbols of Judaism, on the roof of the national airline Iran Air. Search terms Flights5.com:star of david in tehrans airport

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