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  • Exclusive behind the scenes look at LAX security

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the inner workings of airport security at Los Angeles International Airport.

  • COPENHAGEN, Sept 14- Danish pension fund ATP has agreed to buy a 27.7 percent stake in Copenhagen Airports from Australia's Macquarie for about 9.8 billion Danish crowns. The transaction depends on approval by the Danish and European Union authorities and is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter, the parties said in a joint statement.

  • COPENHAGEN, Denmark— Canadian and Danish pension funds have offered to buy the Copenhagen international airport parent company from Australia's Macquarie, which has held a majority stake since 2005.. Denmark's ATP and Canadian Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan said Thursday the offer price for the stakes in Kastrup Airport Parents Aps would be around 5,700...

  • COPENHAGEN, Sept 14- A Canadian and a Danish pension fund, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan and ATP, have agreed to buy a 57.7 percent stake in Copenhagen Airports from Australia's Macquarie for about 9.8 billion Danish crowns. Macquarie has invested more than 10 billion crowns during its 12 years of ownership in the company which owns Kastrup airport, the main...

  • LONDON, Sept 13- British budget airline easyJet launched a new booking platform on Wednesday to allow customers to more easily connect onto long-haul flights with other airlines, moving ahead of its rivals in a potentially lucrative market. The move is an attempt to muscle into the market for connections at international hub airports currently dominated by...

  • ROCHESTER, N.Y.— The price tag for an improvement project at the Rochester airport has increased by $25 million. The Democrat and Chronicle reports that Monroe County legislators approved the increase Tuesday evening after County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo had submitted the request. Work is already underway on the project, which originally was supposed to...

  • LONDON, Sept 13- British budget airline easyJet launched a new booking platform on Wednesday to allow customers to more easily connect onto long-haul flights with other airlines, moving ahead of its rivals in a potentially lucrative market. The move is an attempt to muscle into the market for connections at international hub airports currently dominated by...

  • THE HAGUE, Netherlands— Dutch carrier KLM has cancelled 60 flights to and from European destinations as heavy winds buffeting Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport reduced the number of runways that could be used. The Royal Dutch Meteorological Institute has issued a warning for western coastal regions of the Netherlands of wind gusting up to 120 kilometers per...

  • Sept 12- FedEx Corp said on Tuesday it has resumed flights into airports, including in Miami, that were closed due to Hurricane Irma and that have since been re-opened.

  • FEDEX CORP HAS RESUMED FLIGHTS INTO AIRPORTS THAT HAVE RE-OPENED, INCLUDING MIAMI- SPOKESMAN.

  • Sept 12- Despite the widespread flooding and damage caused by Hurricane Irma, Florida airports, seaports and toll roads will maintain their credit worthiness thanks to cash on hand and steady revenue streams, Moody's investor service said on Tuesday. Moody's has identified 20 transportation infrastructure debt-issuers- with roughly $20 billion in...

  • Miami International Airport said that some airline and cargo flights had resumed, with the first departure being an American Airlines flight to Las Vegas around 7 a.m.. The Federal Aviation Administration said airports in Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Orlando, Tampa and Jacksonville were open. Tracking service FlightAware.com said more than 2,100 U.S....

  • TSA approves 3-D bag screeners

    The Transportation Security Administration has certified 3-D carry-on bag screeners built by Massachusetts based Analogic.

  • *Parts of Florida Keys to re-open to residents. FLORIDA CITY/ MARCO ISLAND, Fla., Sept 12- Florida allowed some residents to return to their shuttered homes and reopened several airports on Tuesday after Hurricane Irma's pounding winds and storm surges ripped through the state, prompting the evacuation of 6.5 million people. Local authorities told around 90,000...

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 12- Irish low-cost carrier Ryanair said on Tuesday it would base three more aircraft at Frankfurt airport from summer 2018 to add 34 new routes including Athens, Lisbon and Marseille. An increase in flights from low-cost carriers is helping Frankfurt airport operator Fraport to boost passenger numbers this year, with the company saying...

  • BERLIN, Sept 12- Insolvent Air Berlin said it has cancelled around 70 flights so far on Tuesday, affecting both its own operations and flights it carries out for Lufthansa's Eurowings, after pilots called in sick in unusually high numbers. Departures information on Air Berlin's website showed flights cancelled from a range of German airports including Berlin...

  • BERLIN, Sept 12- Insolvent Air Berlin said it is cancelling around 70 flights on Tuesday after pilots called in sick in unusually high numbers. Departures information on its website showed flights cancelled from a range of German airports including Berlin Tegel, Duesseldorf, Hamburg and Cologne. Air Berlin, Germany's second-largest airline, was forced to file...

  • BERLIN, Sept 12- Insolvent Air Berlin said it is cancelling around 70 flights on Tuesday after pilots called in sick in unusually high numbers. Departures information on its website showed flights cancelled from a range of German airports including Berlin Tegel, Duesseldorf, Hamburg and Cologne. Air Berlin, Germany's second-largest airline, was forced to file...

  • BERLIN, Sept 12- Insolvent Air Berlin said it is canceling around 70 flights on Tuesday after pilots called in sick in unusually high numbers. Departures information on its website showed flights canceled from a range of German airports including Berlin Tegel, Duesseldorf, Hamburg and Cologne. Air Berlin, Germany's second-largest airline, was forced to file...

  • BERLIN, Sept 12- Insolvent Air Berlin said it is canceling around 70 flights on Tuesday after pilots called in sick in unusually high numbers. Departures information on its website showed flights canceled from a range of German airports including Berlin Tegel, Duesseldorf, Hamburg and Cologne. Air Berlin, Germany's second-largest airline, was forced to file...