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Crews Hold Winter Weather Drill At Pittsburgh International Airport

When winter weather strikes, keeping the roads clear is a full-time job. Now, imagine having to keep the runways clear at the airport. Today’s training exercise focused on snow and ice removal.

11/20/2014

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FAA Sees Dramatic Rise In Drone Sightings Near Airports

The government is getting near-daily reports – and sometimes two or three a day – of drones flying near airplanes and helicopters or close to airports without permission, federal and industry officials tell The Associated Press. It’s a sharp increase from just two years ago when such reports were still unusual.

11/12/2014

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Local Congressmen Call For Travel Ban To, From Ebola-Affected African Countries

Did the late Thomas Eric Duncan enter the United States under false pretenses, covering up his exposure to Ebola in Liberia to customs officials?

10/14/2014

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Missing Pilot In Rostraver Found Dead

The search will resume Thursday morning for a plane that went missing in Westmoreland County.

10/02/2014

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New Shops Unveiled at Pittsburgh International Airport

A new look and some new options are now available at Pittsburgh International Airport.

09/29/2014

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Forgotten Treasures Up For Sale At Airport Auction

iPads and Kindles, Chryslers and Caddies – there’s a lot of stuff that’s been left behind by people at the Pittsburgh International Airport.

09/19/2014

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Airline Worker Hurt Driving Plane-Tugging Vehicle

An airline worker has been seriously injured while operating a vehicle used to tug airliners into position near gates at Pittsburgh International Airport.

09/03/2014

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Get Marty: Airport Salvation Army Fundraiser’s Job Saved

Next time you’re at the airport, have a seat and watch Marilyn Darnley for a while.

08/25/2014

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Drilling For Natural Gas Now Underway At Airport

Consol Energy has cut roads through forested lands to reach six pads designed to support 45 wells to extract natural gas under and near the Pittsburgh International Airport.

08/25/2014

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Pittsburgh Airport Solicitor Ban Irks Some Fliers

Pittsburgh International Airport’s decision to ban solicitors has upset some frequent fliers who have been greeted by the same stalwart Salvation Army worker for the last 16 years.

08/10/2014

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7 Simple Tricks To Beat Jet Lag

No matter how seasoned you are as a traveler, you will get jet lag. Though jet lag can’t be avoided, it can be minimized on your next vacation with these seven tips.

03/07/2014

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Travelers Brace For Flight Delays, Cancellations With Incoming Storm

In many western and southern states, hundreds of flights have been cancelled.

11/25/2013

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Murphy, Ridge Weigh In As Travelers Still Feeling Impact Of LAX Shooting

Travelers across the country are still feeling the impact of Friday’s shooting at Los Angeles International Airport.

11/02/2013

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At Least 1 Dead After Shooting At LAX

A man carrying a note that said he wanted to “kill TSA” pulled a semi-automatic rifle from a bag and shot his way past a security checkpoint at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday, killing one Transportation Security Administration officer and wounding two others, authorities said.

11/01/2013

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Officials Say Airport Drilling Won’t Interfere With Flights

The planes will continue to take off and land at Pittsburgh International Airport — but they’ll have company.

08/27/2013

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