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SANTIAGO, Feb 4- A consortium led by France's Aeroports de Paris is the top bidder for a concession to run Santiago's international airport for the next 20 years and build a new terminal, as the Chilean capital seeks to become a hub for pan-Pacific traffic. The consortium consists of Aeroports de Paris, which runs Paris' Charles de Gaulle, France's Vinci Airports,...
LONDON, Feb 3- Sixty business leaders urged Britain's political leaders on Tuesday to commit in their election manifestos to make a swift decision on the controversial issue of London airport expansion. The Conservative-Liberal Democrat coalition that won the 2010 election scrapped the previous Labour government's plans to build a new runway at Heathrow,...
In Massachusetts, which was hit particularly hard, a record-breaking 34.5 inches of snow fell in Worcester, and the 24.4 inches at Boston's Logan International Airport approached record proportions, NWS officials said. Boston- area trains, buses and subways were set to resume normal service, although delays were predicted for the morning commute.
The heaviest snowfall was recorded in parts of Connecticut and Massachusetts, while New York City's Central Park saw just 6 inches, less than a quarter of the "historic" snowfall that some meteorologists had predicted. Travel was still snarled, with more than 4,500 flights canceled at U.S. airports, according to FlightAware.com, and no trains or buses in New York,...
Heathrow hosted 68.1 million international passengers in 2014, up 1.2 percent, a Heathrow spokeswoman said. A commission is due to make final proposals by this summer, choosing between three options: a third runway at Heathrow, an extension to an existing Heathrow runway, or a second runway at Gatwick Airport. But lack of capacity at Heathrow means we have...
CNBC's Phil Han reports on which international airport is winning the race to see the most passengers pass through its gates - Heathrow or Dubai?
Dubai leapfrogged Heathrow to become the world's busiest airport for international passengers in 2014. The Financial Times reports.
Jan 12- United Airlines is assessing whether to outsource jobs at airports around the country in a cost-cutting effort that could impact some 2,000 workers. The Chicago- based carrier informed employees Monday that jobs up for review included baggage handlers and gate and customer service agents at 28 airports that are not hubs, ranging from Atlanta to...
United Airlines is assessing whether to outsource jobs at airports around the country in a cost-cutting effort.
LONDON, Jan 9- The owner of British Airways said on Friday that Aer Lingus had rejected a revised takeover approach valuing the Irish airline at 2.40 euros per share. Aer Lingus said in December it had rejected a takeover approach from its larger rival, which is keen to gain control of its highly coveted runway slots at London's Heathrow Airport.
Senator Charles Schumer on Wednesday will call for tighter screening of all employees at U.S. airports after a Delta Air Lines Inc baggage handler was charged with helping smuggle 18 handguns onto a flight from Atlanta to New York City. Schumer, a New York Democrat, will ask the U.S. Transportation Security Administration to require that all airline and airport...
The U.K's air traffic control announces it has restricted flights in and around London due to a computer failure, CNBC's Louisa Bojesen reports.
Peer-to-peer car-sharing service FlightCar will grow its service to three more airports in Dallas, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C.
A federal amendment expired, paving the way for Dallas Love Field to offer flights again and setting the stage for an airfare war.
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CNBC's Meg Tirrell provides an update on screening measures at airports, including an increase in passport checks and a strike at New York's LaGuardia Airport over Ebola concerns.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports Chimerix's drug brincidofovir was used to treat both U.S. Ebola patients, saying CDC officials are emphasizing the U.S. needs vaccines.
Emory University Hospital Dr. Bruce Ribner shared his opinions on the emergency preparedness of U.S. hospitals to handle Ebola. CNBC's Meg Tirrell provides an update on screening measures at airports.
A fire at an air traffic control center outside Chicago on Friday led to the cancellation of all flights at the city's two major airports.
A fire at a Federal Aviation Administration outpost in Chicago has spilled over into air traffic delays from O'Hare and Midway International airports.