Transportation | Airlines | Travel

Now taking off: new runways

  Runway construction is big business for the country’s airports, as both a driver of jobs

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Airport restaurants get a major upgrade

I’m of an age when I remember when airport eateries were utilitarian affairs, where you were lucky

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How aircraft orders contribute to the local economy

You often hear stories about airlines order new jets, from big companies such as Boeing or

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Bad news for Airbnb in New York State

Millions of people have booked rooms around the world through Airbnb, the online site. But the

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Who actually pays for airport WiFi?

Anyone who has traveled in the past year knows that WiFi in airports varies wildly. There

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Why aren’t teens interested in driving?

The number of teens getting their licenses at age 16 is at one of its lowest

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The big economic story In Chicago’s ATC meltdown

    This week, the big aviation meltdown that plagued Chicago is finally expected to end.

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The economics of bumping, Thanksgiving style

This Monday is Columbus Day, and many people are starting to think about making their travel

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Follow the airport money

On Monday, we talked about why communities are so eager to get commercial air service. Here

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Airports fly high as economic engines

Every town of any size wants commercial air service. and a new study makes it easy

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