MIAMI— Several flights were delayed at Miami International Airport after authorities say an international passenger joked about having a bomb. Airport officials said in a news release that 60- year-old Manuel Alberto Alvarado was checking in for his Avianca Airlines flight to Caracas, Venezuela, on Wednesday morning when he made a comment about having...» Read More
Despite some financial and legal challenges, bike-sharing programs continue to roll out in cities throughout North America.
Reuters managing editor Paul Ingrassia, discusses whether the $35 million fine from the federal government for General Motors will do lasting damage for the company.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau discusses GM's ignition recall problems ahead of the Department of Transportation news conference. LeBeau says NHTSA wants to know how General Motors is going to revamp their oversight of safety issues.
As a global business, Rio Tinto CEO Sam Walsh AO offers this advice to world leaders for how to spur growth.
WASHINGTON, May 15- A U.S. Senate committee passed a six-year transportation bill on Thursday that would keep federal spending on highways and mass transit at current levels but does not tackle the looming shortfall in the Highway Trust Fund.
President Obama says hundreds of thousands of jobs are at risk if Congress lets the Highway Trust Fund run dry, which will halt infrastructure projects.
CHICAGO, May 13- Smoke at an Illinois flight control center halted air traffic at Chicago airports for about three hours on Tuesday and forced hundreds of flights to be canceled, officials said.
CHICAGO, May 13- A fire at a Federal Aviation Administration flight approach control center in Illinois that halted air traffic into and out of Chicago's two airports on Tuesday has been put out, but the halt remained in effect and flights were delayed across the country, officials said.
BEIJING, May 13- Beijing plans to build a new 86 billion yuan airport in the south of the Chinese capital as congestion continues to clog runways and gates at Beijing Capital International Airport.
SpotOn Parking aims to be a San Francisco salvation for drivers circling the block.
SAO PAULO, May 9- Work on an airport outside Sao Paulo was partially suspended on Friday because of unsafe working conditions in the rush to prepare for the World Cup, all but guaranteeing the private operator would miss a crucial deadline for a new terminal.
*Dubai airport maintenance to cost it 1 bln dirhams. DUBAI, May 8- Emirates, Dubai's flagship airline, reported a 43 percent jump in 2013 net profit on Thursday helped by higher revenue and lower fuel costs although runway maintenance work will impact income this year.
A slow-motion pile-up is coming into view this summer as federal funding for road construction runs out.
Amtrak CEO Joseph Boardman last week surprised transit officials with a shortened lifespan assessment of the Hudson River tunnels.
A 31.5-mile new weekday transit route opened to over-capacity crowds this week in Orlando.
Oil-by-rail shippers have mostly ignored U.S. government requests for data that aim to prevent mishaps, officials said on Friday.
As some hotels have added ladies-only floors to increase security and add amenities, one court has said it's unfair.
TRIPOLI, April 29- With a bomb on the runway, pets boarding planes and passengers jetting off without visas, Tripoli International Airport typifies the chaos that has gripped Libya since the 2011 ouster of Muammar Gaddafi.
Emirates Airline, the world's largest operator of A380s, offers aspiring pilots "flights" to any of a dozen major airports around the world.
Peer-to-peer home rental site gets its day in court.