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  • Berlin's ghost airport still shut

    Berlin's new Brandenburg Airport was due to open in 2010, but is still closed. Construction issue after issue has plagued this $6 billion white elephant. CNBC's Phil Han reports.

  • Delta changes ticket fee rules

    The airline will stop charging US customers for ordering tickets by phone or over the counter.

  • Fixing airport wait times

    Discussing speeding up airport security, with Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines Chairman and CEO, and Seth Kaplan, Airline Weekly managing partner.

  • Sailing through security

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on Clear Security's expansion from just airports into other places like sports stadiums.

  • WASHINGTON, April 7- The U.S. Senate voted on Thursday to bolster travel security in the wake of the Brussels attacks with measures that include doubling the number of transportation security teams with bomb-sniffing dogs at domestic airports and other transit hubs. The FAA bill is expected to come up for a final vote later this month. It is unclear what kind of...

  • WASHINGTON, April 7- Republicans and Democrats in the U.S. Senate reached a deal on Thursday to boost travel security at airports in the aftermath of the Brussels attacks, according to a source familiar with the matter. The deal is being brokered by Senator John Thune of South Dakota, Republican chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee, and the panel's top...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, April 6- United Continental Holdings Inc has dropped its plan to acquire 24 take-off and landing slots at New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport from Delta Air Lines Inc, the U.S. Justice Department said on Wednesday. The Justice Department had said United's move to lease more landing slots at Newark, where it is already dominant,...

  • JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SAYS UNITED AIRLINES DROPS PLAN TO PURCHASE 24 TAKE-OFF, LANDING "SLOTS" FROM DELTA AIR LINES AT NEWARK AIRPORT.

  • TEGUCIGALPA, March 31- Honduras will build a $163 million international airport in the center of the country, designed to improve on the poor safety record of the existing airport in the capital city, authorities said on Thursday. The project will be led by a consortium between local firm Inversiones EMCO and Flughafen Munchen, the operator of Germany's Munich...

  • March 31- American Airlines Group Inc Chief Executive Doug Parker said on Thursday it was too early to tell if the March 22 Brussels attacks would reduce demand for flights, though long airport security lines could discourage customers. While the U.S. Transportation Security Administration has helped protect passengers from security threats, it lacks the...

  • AMERICAN AIRLINES CONCERNED THAT LONG TSA AIRPORT SECURITY LINES COULD DISCOURAGE TRAVEL- CEO.

  • NAIROBI, March 29- Kenya has scrapped plans for a new terminal building at Nairobi's main airport due to financial pressures and excess capacity caused by recent upgrades to existing facilities, the Kenya Airports Authority said on Tuesday. President Uhuru Kenyatta launched the $650 million terminal project for Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in...

  • NEW YORK, March 25- Travelers passing through New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport this week witnessed a show of force following the Brussels airport attack: U.S. Army soldiers in khaki camouflage bearing assault rifles, police officers in black bullet-proof vests and private security guards directing traffic in neon-yellow vests.

  • Keeping checkpoints safe

    Former TSA Administrator Chad Wolf discusses “behavioral detection” at airport security, and preventing another terrorist attack.

  • Flight Cancelled

    A blizzard shut down Denver International Airport on Wednesday, canceling 1,200 flights and stranding travelers.

  • BRUSSELS, March 23- European Union experts will next week discuss ways of strengthening security in airports after the attacks in Brussels on Tuesday that killed at least 31 people, an EU official said, but they will not put forward stricter EU-wide screening rules. At least 10 were killed by two bombs at Zaventem airport, the main one in the Brussels area.

  • Airport security in the spotlight

    Discussing the future of security at airports worldwide in the aftermath of the Brussels attacks with Alan Diehl, former FAA and NTSB investigator.

  • BERLIN/ SYDNEY, March 23- Several countries have tightened or reviewed airport security following twin explosions at Brussels Airport, as Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Wednesday blamed Europe's porous borders and lax security for the attack. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the bomb attacks in the departure hall of Zaventem...

  • BERLIN/ SYDNEY, March 23- Several countries have tightened or reviewed airport security following twin explosions at Brussels Airport, as Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Wednesday blamed Europe's porous borders and lax security for the attack. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the bomb attacks in the departure hall of Zaventem...

  • March 22- A security alert was lifted at Denver International Airport on Tuesday after police gave the all-clear to several suspicious packages that had prompted a brief evacuation in the main terminal, the airport said on Twitter. The terminal was fully reopened to passengers but vehicle restrictions remained in place as police worked to clear traffic...