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Biden Praises Plan to Revamp 'Third World' La Guardia Airport

By Verena Dobnick | Jun 15
Two years after likening LaGuardia Airport to a "Third World country," Vice President Joe Biden commended a $4 billion redevelopment project for it at a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday.

Bangkok Airport Apologizes for Snake on Luggage Cart

By Nattasuda Anusonadisai | Jan 11
Bangkok's main international airport has issued an apology after a snake was found on a luggage cart in the arrival hall and startled passengers.

Airport Comfort Dogs Help Ease Holiday Travel Stress

Dec 24
A team of professionally trained comfort dogs at Dulles International Airport are helping ease travelers' stresses this holiday season.

LaGuardia Airport Gets Ready for Major Makeover

By Deepti Hajela | Jul 28
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday introduced a plan to redesign and rebuild LaGuardia airport, replacing the cramped, outdated hub with a unified terminal that will have more than double the operational space for airliners.

NYC's JFK Airport Builds Luxury Animal Terminal

By Verena Dobnik | Jul 20
Jet-setting stallions and high-flying hounds at New York's Kennedy Airport can look forward to a new luxury terminal that will handle the more than 70,000 animals flying in and out every year.

Dingy LaGuardia Airport Undergoing $3.6B Makeover

By Frank Eltman | Jan 22
Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently announced the state is taking control of an ambitious $3.6 billion construction project that envisions an entirely new central terminal at LaGuardia.

Planes Slides Off Runway at NYC’s JFK; No Injuries

LOCAL | Jan 5
A plane from Toronto slid into snow as it turned onto a taxiway after landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Sunday, halting flights at the airport for two hours and causing residual delays.

Asiana Airplane Crashes at San Francisco Airport

LOCAL | By Terry Collins | Jul 6
An Asiana Airlines flight from Seoul, South Korea, crashed while landing at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, forcing passengers to jump down the emergency inflatable slides to safety.

Downward Dog Before Flying High

By Lisa Rathke | Jan 29
Travelers don’t equate the hustle and bustle of airports with yoga but now some airports are adding tranquil spaces where practitioners can stretch, meditate and get away from it all.

Fourth Time is a Charm: Berlin Airport Delayed Again

By Juergen Baetz | Jan 14
Berlin’s new airport has been delayed for a fourth time.

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