Real ID deadline for air travel extended another two years

The Department of Homeland Security announced Monday that it is extending the deadline to require Real ID-compliant identification for air travelers, pushing the start date from May 3, 2023, to May 7, 2025. The extension will give states more time to ensure residents have driver’s licenses and identification cards that comply with enhanced More...

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By admin On Saturday, November 26th, 2022

Pennsylvania man arrested after TSA found a loaded gun in his bag at Newark Airport

Police said they arrested a man on Thursday after TSA officers stopped him with a loaded gun in his carry-on bag at Newark Liberty International Airport. TSA officers detected the 9mm handgun loaded with 13 More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2022

Thanksgiving travelers are changing up their strategies this year

More people are expected on airplanes and highways over Thanksgiving than last year, but changing habits around work and play might spread out the crowds and reduce the usual amount of holiday travel stress. Travel More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2022

X-ray shows live cat trapped in checked luggage at JFK airport  

A TSA agent in New York City spotted a live feline trapped inside checked luggage at John F. Kennedy International Airport — but safely got the cat out of the bag, authorities said Tuesday. The orange tabby’s More...

By admin On Sunday, November 20th, 2022

Holiday airline ticket prices rise as service cuts continue

Airlines’ service cuts that ramped up this summer show no sign of relenting this holiday season, leaving more travelers likely to pay higher fares for fuller planes at crowded airports. Service has been slashed More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 15th, 2022

Airline passengers to receive more than $600 million in refunds

The U.S. Department of Transportation has ordered six airlines to pay a total of more than $600 million in refunds to customers who had their travel plans canceled or delayed during what has been a challenging More...

By admin On Saturday, November 12th, 2022

Flights into Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport disrupted by fuel pump fire

A fuel pump caught fire at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport on Friday, forcing a ground stop and hundreds of flight delays at one of the nation’s busiest hubs, officials said. By 4 p.m. CST, there More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2022

Delta flight makes emergency landing over engine issues after smoke fills cabin

A Delta Air Lines flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles was forced to make an emergency landing in Albuquerque on Tuesday after the plane’s cabin appeared to fill with smoke, the airline said. Delta Flight More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 1st, 2022

As holiday travel season nears, Delta pilots threaten to strike

One day after Delta Air Lines pilots authorized a potential strike, United Airlines pilots rejected a tentative contract agreement, setting the stage for possible work stoppages as the busy holiday travel season More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 19th, 2022

Spirit shareholders approve takeover by JetBlue after a long battle for discount airline

Spirit Airlines shareholders have approved a takeover by JetBlue Airways after a six-month battle to create the country’s fifth-largest carrier, a deal that now faces a high hurdle with federal regulators. Spirit More...