Tag Archives: air travel

Biggest airlines’ on-time rate slips in July

NEW YORK — U.S. airlines were late more often in July than a year earlier, but there were only three planes stuck for more than three hours, the government said Monday. Although there were more late flights in July, the ...

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Terminal lawsuit flies away

I’ve never been to Raleigh-Durham International Airport, but it’s near Duke, so naturally I must root against it under any circumstances. (Go Terps!) I was doubly delighted, then, upon learning that the airport had conceded defeat in a six-year battle ...

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A policy anything but lax

Upstate New York is the birthplace of many things – Wegmans, the Buffalo wing, and snowstorms, to name a few. The region’s most notable sports export is arguably lacrosse, which the Iroquois helped invent more than a 1,000 years ago. ...

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United-Continental merger could actually benefit Baltimore area

The Baltimore-Washington area will likely be spared — and could potentially benefit — from consolidation expected to come with the merger of Continental and United airlines, according to industry experts. Continental Airlines Inc. and United parent UAL Corp. announced the ...

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