It probably looked a lot worse than it actually was, especially
to passengers. In any case, emergency workers quickly put out an
engine fire onboard a United Airlines (Ted) Airbus A320 as it
taxied for takeoff Tuesday morning from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood
Recent weather woes were not confined to the Denver, CO area and
London's Heathrow Airport. Officials at Indiana's Gary/Chicago
International Airport (KGYY) say they've been feeling the ill
effects of lousy weather, as well... but they say the FAA is to
Residents around Portland, OR have until February 15 to submit
their comments on a plan that would route aircraft in and out of
Portland International Airport (KPDX) along the Columbia River, and
restrict available runways for nighttime operations.
But Many Doubt DOT Will Sign Off On Foreign-Owned Airline
With DOT approval to begin operations very much in doubt, Virgin
America tells ANN it has nevertheless completed the last formal
step in the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) airline
certification review -- flight proving runs.
Industry-wide cutbacks have resulted in a decrease in the number
of passengers flying in and out of Manchester-Boston Regional
Airport (MHT) for the first time in recent years... while industry
speculation of airline mergers could stall growth further.
Last week, Pakistan International Airlines took delivery of its
first of three Boeing 777-300ERs on order. The newest member of
PIA's long-haul, wide-body fleet departed Paine Field Friday
morning en route to its new home base at Jinnah International
Airport in Karachi.