TSA to Maintain Current PIL

ACI-NA Security Notice T= SA today advised ACI-NA and other aviation association representatives = that Administrator Pistole had decided to maintain the current Prohibited Items List (PIL) for the = foreseeable future.   A= lthough TSA had contemplated an adjustment to the PIL, to allow = passengers to carry small knives and other items into … Continued

Airport sues over tower closure

Airport sues over tower closure By LYNNETTE HINTZE/The Daily Inter Lake | Posted: Wednesday, April 3, 2013 10:00 pm The Flathead Municipal Airport Authority that owns and operates Glacier Park International Airport has asked a federal court to reverse the Federal Aviation Administration’s recent decision to close Glacier’s air-traffic control tower because of sequestration budget … Continued

OPTIMISM FOR WORCESTER AIRPORT

Hopeful words on air service decision By Steven H. Foskett Jr. TELEGRAM & GAZETTE STAFF sfoskett WORCESTER — Massport officials at a City Council subcommittee meeting Monday danced carefully around the buzz that has been building about big doings at Worcester Regional Airport. Massport Aviation Director Edward C. Freni used very careful words like “hopeful” … Continued

Passenger flight service being studied as possibility for Niagara District Airport

BUSINESS: Passenger flight service being studied as possibility for Niagara District Airport Aviation consultants Kent Myers (left) and Bruce Wetsel of Airplanners spoke at the Niagara District Airport Commission’s annual general meeting on Wednesday night. Hired by the Niagara economic development division of the Region of Niagara and the Tourism Partnership of Niagara, the consultants … Continued

Lens fluid sparks airport alert

Lens fluid sparks airport alert An airport terminal was evacuated for four hours after a bomb scare was triggered by a bottle of contact lens fluid. Security officials at Manchester Airport’s Terminal 1 raised the alarm when a baggage scanner flagged up a suspicious image which later turned out to be the lens solution tightly … Continued

Check-in delayed for Delhi airport hotels over security

Check-in delayed for Delhi airport hotels over security Reuters | Updated: April 03, 2013 15:05 IST New Delhi: The 287-room Lemon Tree Premier hotel at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport features a dramatic view of planes landing and taking off, but it has no guests to see them. The hotel – one of 12 built … Continued

Airport’s new-generation technology

Improves accessibility and safety New-generation GPS technology system at Carroll airport lowers the instrument flight approach to 300 feet cloud level and 1 mile visibility on the main runway. Daily Times Herald photos by Jeff Storjohann Construction of the taxiway parallel to the main runway was a condition for receiving the new system. By LARRY … Continued