Sea-Tac Airport pushing forward with expansion plans

Sea-Tac International Airport is pushing forward with plans for expansion to accommodate more passengers. Some projects are already underway. Tuesday morning, Sea-Tac Airport officials went before the Washington State Transportation Commission to lay out several projects they want to accomplish — both long-term and short-term — to be able to accommodate 56 million passengers forecasted

Officials to Break Ground on O’Hare’s Terminal 5 Expansion

Chicago and airline officials will break ground on an upgrade and expansion of O’Hare International Airport’s Terminal 5 on Wednesday. Aiming to complete the upgrade by 2021, this phase of the massive, multibillion-dollar plan to expand the entire airport will add 10 new gates at Terminal 5. It will increase the space of the 25-year-old

No reason to slam passengers with more airport taxes

The debate about raising more airport taxes is still raging in Congress. Travelers United has been working hard for the past decade to keep these fees increase in check. However, airports and the local chambers of commerce are addicted to federal money. We think they should raise it themselves. Recently, Rep. Peter DeFazio, one of

Lawton airport preparing for terminal overhauls

Design plans for a massive renovation of the terminal at Lawton-Fort Sill Regional Airport are ready, meaning airport officials now will be looking at funding sources for the work. The projects range from a completely rebuilt secured holding area for screened passengers and a new baggage handling area, to renovations at the terminal’s entrance, The

First column poured for new Nashville airport garage

A new milestone was reached on Tuesday for Nashville International Airport. Construction workers began pouring the first of over 1,000 columns that will hold a new terminal garage. The airport posted a timelapse video of the work completed on Tuesday.

Austin Airport opens new music venue, drawing large crowds

With the new addition to the Austin Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA), visitors and natives alike can find a little of what’s to love about the capital city. Just days after ABIA opened a new live music performance area, it’s already drawing huge crowds. We took a first look inside.