According to the Federal Aviation Administration, capital spending at US airports grew by 24% to $12.7 billion in 2017 from the previous year. Over the next five years, at least $70 billion in renovations is planned at medium and large US airports.
American Airlines will on April 2 launch regular seasonal service between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and California's Monterey Regional Airport, which is near the Pebble Beach Golf Links. The airline will also offer the route from Feb. 4 to Feb. 10 to accommodate travelers interested in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.
Airlines are offering complimentary flight changes as a winter storm bears down on the American Northeast and Midwest.
United Airlines will reward fliers up to 1,000 bonus MileagePlus miles each for donating to California wildfire relief. United also donated $150,000 for wildfire relief to the Ventura County Community Foundation and the North Valley Community Foundation.
Deputy travel editor Stephanie Holmes describes her experience at United Airlines' relaxing Polaris Lounge at San Francisco International Airport. The takeaway: "Make sure you have plenty of time between connecting flights so you have time to enjoy the lounge. It would be a real shame to miss it."
The Nevada Aerospace Hall of Fame on Nov. 9 inducted three new individuals and the United States 4477th Test and Evaluation Squadron, known as the Red Eagles. Honorees included Richard F. Sinclair, Donald J. Donohue and Robert N. "Bob" Broadbent.
Utah's St. George Municipal Airport on Wednesday conducted fire rescue response drill. "It's a multi-agency rehearsal for a mass casualty incident that we hope never will happen," said airport communications and marketing director David Cordero.
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