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  • 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...

  • SECURITY ALERT LIFTED AT DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AS POLICE GIVE ALL-CLEAR ON SUSPICIOUS PACKAGES- AIRPORT TWITTER.

  • NEW YORK, March 22- Major U.S. transportation hubs were placed on alert on Tuesday, with police out in force, and part of Denver International Airport's main terminal was evacuated in response to a possible security threat after suicide bombings in Brussels killed at least 30 people. Large numbers of uniformed police officers and National Guard members in...

  • *No specific threat to the United States- officials. NEW YORK, March 22- Major U.S. airports were on high alert on Tuesday, with police out in force after at least 30 people were killed in suicide bombing attacks on Brussels airport and subway, though officials said there was no specific threat to the United States. Representative William Keating of Massachusetts,...

  • BERLIN/ PARIS, March 22- Twin explosions in the departure hall of Brussels Airport prompted several countries worldwide to review or tighten airport security on Tuesday and raised questions about how soon passengers should be screened when entering terminals. Authorities responded by stepping up the number of police on patrol at airports in London, Paris...

  • *No specific threat to the United States- officials. NEW YORK, March 22- Airports in major U.S. cities were on high alert on Tuesday, with police out in force after at least 30 people were killed in suicide bombings on a Brussels airport and subway, though officials said there was no specific threat to the United States. President Barack Obama and Democratic...

  • WASHINGTON, March 22- The Obama administration is expected to announce new measures to tighten security at U.S. airports following the attacks in Brussels earlier on Tuesday, including one at the capital city's airport, a U.S. government source told Reuters.

  • BERLIN, March 22- Two explosions in the departure hall of Brussels Airport on Tuesday prompted other countries to tighten airport security and raised questions about how soon passengers should be screened when entering terminals. Fourteen people were killed at Zaventem airport and a bomb attack on the Brussels metro system killed 20 others, public...

  • Two separate attacks in Brussels: Spiegel

    Peter Spiegel, FT Brussels Bureau Chief, reports on two explosions at the Brussels airport, and a third explosion on a metro station near the European Union headquarters. Spiegel discusses the likelihood of a Brexit.