Airports

New developments at airports including regulations and noise issues; legal disputes; openings, acquisitions and mergers.

Oct 12, 2007 - 11:49 AM
The National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) claims that a shortage of full-performance level (FPL) controllers at the Chicago Tracon–the natio
Oct 12, 2007 - 11:30 AM
Originally planned as a parallel runway, the new 4,300-foot strip at Salina Airport, Kan., is now offset by one magnetic degree from the main Runway 17-35
Oct 12, 2007 - 5:56 AM
A pair of lawsuits against Mayor Daley and the city of Chicago are working their separate paths through state and federal courts, and legislation has been
Oct 10, 2007 - 6:45 AM
The FAA is reviewing a proposed noise-compatibility program for Greater Rockford Airport in Illinois.
Oct 10, 2007 - 5:21 AM
AOPA has proposed that the city of Chicago apply for $41 million in federal Airport Improvement Program (AIP) funding to buy Meigs Field from its current o
Oct 9, 2007 - 9:24 AM
At first glance Chicago seems much like a handful of other large metropolitan cities–a pair of airline hubs surrounded by a smattering of general aviation
Oct 9, 2007 - 9:18 AM
If you’re selling fuel at Kissimmee (Fla.) Airport, you’ve got a reason to smile.
Oct 8, 2007 - 11:02 AM
Germany’s Dusseldorf Airport is to introduce a new E160 ($176) “slot allocation charge” for each takeoff and landing, which operators have to pay even if t
Oct 8, 2007 - 7:18 AM
Williams Gateway Airport in Mesa, Ariz., and Roswell Industrial Air Center in Roswell, N.M., have been designated by the Customs and Border Protection Agen
Oct 8, 2007 - 7:10 AM
Transport Canada announced last month that Montreal Dorval Airport will be officially renamed Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport to honor Canada’s