Articles tagged “dfw”

Video: Behind the Scenes at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport

Video: Behind the Scenes at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport

Scott Mayerowitz, Associated Press

The lines and the workers in this video move much faster than the ones we're used to seeing.

3 years ago

Atlanta Airport Once Again in First Place for Guns Found in Carry-on Luggage

Atlanta Airport Once Again in First Place for Guns Found in Carry-on Luggage

Associated Press

People so stupid they forget they're bringing a gun on a plane are too irresponsible to own a weapon in the first place.

3 years ago

Dallas-Fort Worth Airport Drops $1.2 Million on Premium Lounge Consultant

Dallas-Fort Worth Airport Drops $1.2 Million on Premium Lounge Consultant

Andrea Ahles, Fort Worth Star-Telegram

You know leadership has no idea what to do when they drop money on consultants like this.

4 years ago

American Air’s Dallas Home Is a Growing Global Aviation Hub

American Air’s Dallas Home Is a Growing Global Aviation Hub

Andrea Ahles, Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Dallas is well-positioned to take advantage of growing Latin America to Asia business, especially now that its primary tenant is the world's largest airline.

4 years ago

Emirates Touts New Flight Amenities For Dallas-Dubai Route

Emirates Touts New Flight Amenities For Dallas-Dubai Route

Andrea Ahles, The Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Emirates will soon be competing with Qatar and Etihad for business flyers traveling between the major U.S. hub and Middle Eastern destinations. On-board experience and price will be what sets the carriers apart.

4 years ago

U.S. Airports Make Modest Improvements in Wait Times in 2013

U.S. Airports Make Modest Improvements in Wait Times in 2013

Dennis Schaal, Skift

The White House report puts a positive spin on modest improvements in wait times for international visitors at U.S. airports, but it is still an inexcusable bottleneck in many places.

4 years ago

20 Top Airports for International Travel to and From the U.S.

20 Top Airports for International Travel to and From the U.S.

Jason Clampet, Skift

Simply put, the increased traffic is a healthy sign for both inbound and outbound tourism activity in the U.S.

5 years ago

Dallas-Fort Worth Airport Taking Its Place On International Stage

Dallas-Fort Worth Airport Taking Its Place On International Stage

Andrea Ahles, Fort Worth Star-Telegram

DFW is making strides for being recognized as an international gateway, but it still has a long way to go. A $1.9 billion renovation will take seven years until it is complete.

5 years ago

The New Security Check Points That Are Stress-Free and Well-Designed

The New Security Check Points That Are Stress-Free and Well-Designed

Ely Portillo, The Charlotte Observer

For once, we have to pat TSA on the back, this is a great initiative, and smart for them to model this around a modern hotel lobby. Hopefully this will pan out nation wide, in logical ways.

5 years ago

Dallas’ Airport Overcharging Drivers Because New Parking System Not Working Correctly

Associated Press

Oh, technology. Well, at least the airport is apologizing and sending refunds, although drivers would hope they'd be reimbursed faster than it's happening.

5 years ago

Retiring DFW Airport CEO Turned It Into International Gateway

Retiring DFW Airport CEO Turned It Into International Gateway

Andrea Ahles, Fort Worth Star-Telegram

The fate of American Airlines and its merger hangs over DFW, as does the $2.3 billion terminal renovations that are facing substantial cost overruns.

5 years ago

Dallas-Fort Worth airport raising millions to build American Airlines a bigger hub

Dallas-Fort Worth airport raising millions to build American Airlines a bigger hub

Romy Varghese, Bloomberg

Dallas-Fort Worth is already busy, now its leaders are using the soon-to-be merger of American Airlines and US Airways to turn the hub into an even bigger power player. Should Atlanta and Chicago be worried?

5 years ago