Airports

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

Collapsed hangar at Jonesboro Municipal Airport
Mar 31, 2020 - 11:02 AM
Arkansas Jonesboro Municipal Airport, took a direct hit from a Category 3 tornado which caused severe damage over the weekend.
Mar 20, 2020 - 12:54 PM
The FAA has now had to close towers in New York, Chicago and Las Vegas after positive tests were found among technicians.
Mar 19, 2020 - 3:14 PM
The March 3 tornado caused $93 million in infrastructure damage to John C. Tune Airport in west Nashville.
Mar 17, 2020 - 12:26 PM
ACI World is asking airlines to implement “more realistic flight schedules” as it concedes the need for slot-use waivers.
Taxi B at Van Nuys Airport
Mar 16, 2020 - 11:48 AM
California's Van Nuys Airport has concluded a $29 million, 14-month rehabilitation project on its Taxiway B. A similar effort on Taxiway A will start soon.
Mar 13, 2020 - 2:13 PM
Brussels is granting the temporary suspension until June 30 of the 80-20 “use it or lose it” rule for airport slots.
Mar 11, 2020 - 10:47 AM
Airlines may now cancel flights at congested airports in the U.S. without risking the loss of slot rights.
Mar 10, 2020 - 2:02 PM
Brussels believes the Covid-19 outbreak’s “major” effect on traffic warrants a relaxation of the EU slot rule.
Mar 9, 2020 - 2:46 PM
The slot coordinators’ position follows airlines’ calls to temporary suspend the 80/20 use-it-or-lose-it rule in the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak.
Mar 5, 2020 - 11:59 AM
The project also calls for re-designation of Wichita Eisenhower National Airport's three runways because of magnetic declination.