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6 days ago
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Myrtle Beach airport opens space for children with autism

A South Carolina airport is about to become the second in the country to help families with autistic children by offering a quiet space to decompress after a flight.
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4 months ago
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‘There will be wait times’ at airports, DHS secretary warns

TSA warns people that “there will be wait times” at airport security checkpoints this summer.
Charlotte Douglas airport reopens 4th runway
2 years ago
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Charlotte Douglas airport reopens 4th runway

Charlotte Douglas International Airport has reopened its fourth runway after a review ordered by the Federal Aviation Administration. The Charlotte Observer reported the reopening of the airport's shortest runway comes after the FAA had ordered it closed because of safety concerns.
EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Cape Fear Fair & Expo
3 years ago
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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Cape Fear Fair & Expo

The Cape Fear Fair and Expo is finally underway! George Elliott stopped by to take it all in and give us the scoop on opening day.
FAA to award ILM with $5.4M grant to improve airport runway
3 years ago
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FAA to award ILM with $5.4M grant to improve airport runway

Wilmington International Airport will soon get funding from the Federal Aviation Administration to improve an existing runway, according to a news release.
ILM tests emergency plan through mass casualty exercise
5 years ago
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ILM tests emergency plan through mass casualty exercise

Several New Hanover County and Wilmington agencies participated in the response. About 50 people volunteered to be victims of the simulated plane crash, which caught on fire and separated on the tarmac at ILM. The victims role played, each assigned different injuries.
ILM gears up for holiday travel
6 years ago
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ILM gears up for holiday travel

Airports will be bustling with Thanksgiving travelers this week and new security screenings which include pat-downs are grabbing the attention of travelers nationwide.
Holiday travel filling up quickly
8 years ago
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Holiday travel filling up quickly

If you haven't made your holiday travel plans, you're not out of luck, yet. Most people say the economy won't stop them from traveling this holiday season, but airport officials say some folks are waiting to book their flights.
Coastal Carolina Air Show soars into Wilmington
8 years ago
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Coastal Carolina Air Show soars into Wilmington

If you're looking for a thrill, look no further than this year's Coastal Carolina Air Show.
Clear Skies for Holiday Travelers
9 years ago
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Clear Skies for Holiday Travelers

Millions of people were expected to be traveling through airports over the holiday weekend, but flights in and out of Wilmington International took off without a hitch.