Airports

Australian child sex offender stopped at airport under new 'world-first' laws

<b>(CNN) —</b> An Australian child sex offender was stopped from leaving the country Monday, under new laws which government ministers described as a "world first."<p>Foreign Minister Julie Bishop announced the news to journalists at a press conference Wednesday, called to announce the new laws had gone into …

Crime

Manchester hit by Virgin Atlantic plane changes due to 787 woes

This problem is not going to be solved in a hurry. <b>As a partial fix it is bringing in some replacement aircraft, rumoured to be four A330 planes</b> …

Airlines

How to lock in amazing first- and business-class flash fares

Spectacular low fares enter the stratosphere at supersonic speed. And just like that they’re gone. In some cases, they represent thousands of dollars in savings for premium- and business-class fares.<p>This happens because airlines are constantly adjusting fares in a highly competitive landscape. In …

Aviation

Fly to Tahiti nonstop from SFO on United

United adding new nonstops to Papeete in 2018<p>United's new nonstop to Tahiti is 4,200 miles in each direction<p>Today United announced that it will fly between San Francisco International Airport and Papeete, the capital of Tahiti, in 2018. (<b>FULL STORY & FARES</b>)<p>United will operate nonstop service, three …

Airlines

Seizures of medicines using banned animal parts see steep rise

LONDON (Reuters) - The amount of medicinal products containing illegal wildlife parts seized by EU authorities has risen sharply in the last six years, according to monitoring group TRAFFIC, and includes items from a range of animals including tigers, bears and snakes.<p>An officer shows a jar of …

Heathrow

These Are America's Most Modern Airports

Anybody who says they enjoy flying just hasn't flown enough. There aren't enough audiobooks and podcasts in the world to make waiting at a crowded …

Heathrow Airport to unveil plans to deliver expansion "more responsibly and affordably"

Heathrow has today announced it will unveil plans to deliver airport expansion "more responsibly and affordably", with the launch of its planning …

Heathrow

Apple details indoor maps coverage of 34 airports, multiple malls

Apple started implementing indoor mapping data with iOS 11, offering users a new navigation aid for major airports and large malls. While rollout has …

Heathrow

New rules on powder products, electronics at YVR this holiday season

Vancouver International Airport is expecting as many as 83,000 travellers per day over the next few weeks<p>Vancouver International Airport is expecting …

Vancouver

Brand USA Launches Welcoming Ads In Atlanta

Brand USA aims to assist and inspire international visitors via creative executions at the Atlanta airport.<p>The destination-marketing organization for …

Advertising Industry

Review: The Best Airport Hotel In The World...

It’s like a hotel – but better.<p>There were five contenders, but there can only be one winner. You’ve heard of the airport hotel – and all the …

Hotels

Building boom taking off at Harrisburg International Airport

Four development projects including two hotels are currently underway at Harrisburg International Airport

Pennsylvania

Jessica Alba Wore These $1,000 Gucci Crystal Sneakers Grocery Shopping

Jessica Alba traded in her favorite go-to Vince platform slip-on sneakers on Monday in favor of crystal-embellished Gucci sneakers.<p>For some low-key …

Fashion

Georgia Toffolo and Rebekah Vardy are all smiles as they arrive home after I’m A Celebrity

It’s back to life, back to reality for the I’m A Celebrity campmates as they returned home from Australia after the series wrapped, and they were all …

Rebekah Vardy

Public to get first say on Heathrow expansion for three years in consultation

The public will be able to give feedback for the first time in more than three years on Heathrow’s expansion as part of a consultation being launched by the airport next year.<p>The 10-week public planning consultation, which starts on Jan 17 and will run until March 28, will allow the public to put …

Heathrow

Cleveland extends contract of retail, food concessions manager at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport

The city of Cleveland has extended the contract of the manager of its retail and food concessions at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport.<p>Airmall …

Cleveland

Edmonton International Airport prepares for busy holiday season

The holiday season can be an exciting but also stressful, especially for those who are flying to visit family and friends.<p>The Edmonton International …

Woman Dangles From Cables For Hours At Bangkok Airport

As much as I love Thailand, there’s no denying that Bangkok brings out the crazy in people. This was even the concept for a show a couple of years …

Airlines

Highlights from the Head for Points Christmas party!

<b>Thank you to everyone who came to the Head for Points Christmas party at the Dry Martini bar at the Melia White House hotel on Tuesday night</b>. It was …

Airlines

Why it's still so hard to get to the airport [in 5 steps]

1THE ISSUE<p>Access to area airports is notoriously bad. A 2017 study by MileCards ranked Newark Liberty International 36th in mass-transit access out …

Bill de Blasio

Aldermen want Chicago airport security to be police officers again

Chicago aldermen are again fighting city Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans’ decision to remove the word “police” from airport security officers’ titles after an infamous dragging incident on a United Airlines flight at O’Hare airport.<p>An ordinance introduced Wednesday would take away Evans’ power …

Chicago

Snow drought could end in Denver, mountains could get 6 inches of snow

There’s a good chance Denver will get it’s first measurable snow in more than two months as a northeastern front arrives Wednesday afternoon, …

Weather

JetBlue ‘biter’ forces plane to make emergency landing

A JetBlue passenger who wouldn’t stop biting people aboard his flight forced his plane to make an emergency landing — so that cops could sink their …

Aviation

Historic Marine Air Terminal at LaGuardia is JetBlue's New Home

While Newark is my preferred airport by far out of the 3 NYC airports, I’ll occasionally fly out of LaGuardia if there’s a good deal and if the …

Airlines

Denver has been so dry that sprinklers are springing back to life, but is snow on the way?

Denver plants that are supposed to be brown, scraggly and dead this time of year are instead green, flourishing and alive. From dandelions and …

Denver

Sydney weather: Twin alerts for fire risk and health impacts as big heatwave sweeps in

The first large heatwave of summer has prompted a fire weather warning and a public health alert with only modest relief forecast for the next few …

Weather

Review: American Airlines Flagship First Dining Miami

Inside the D30 Flagship Lounge in Miami is a separate experience that’s only for three-cabin first class passengers. It’s open from 2 p.m. to 10:30 …

Airlines

Asheville airport tops passenger record yet again in October

CLOSE<p>History and trivia about Asheville Regional Airport<p>It marks the third time the monthly passenger record has been broken at the airport this year.<p>…

Asheville

Homeless man steals $350,000 from Paris airport

<b>Paris (CNN) —</b> A homeless man stole 300,000 euros ($353,000) from an unlocked room in Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport on Friday.<p>The money was taken from an office belonging to cash-handling company Loomis in Terminal 2F of the airport at 5:30 p.m. local time, according to a spokesman at the …

Apple makes firmware update 7.7.9 and 7.6.9 available for AirPort devices

Apple has today released firmware updates for its AirPort devices, including the AirPort Time Capsule, AirPort Extreme, and AirPort Express.<p>The 7.6.9 update is for 801.11n base stations and the 7.7.9 update is for 802.11ac models. Apple didn’t include any release notes for the update.<p>Users may not …

Wi-Fi