USA’s First 100% Solar Airport Comes Up At Chattanooga, In The Heart Of Trump Land

Credit to Author: Anand Upadhyay| Date: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:00:24 +0000

A few weeks back, Tennessee’s Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CMA) became the first US airport powered by 100% solar energy

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Direct flights, carrying mostly Chinese nationals, start in Cagayan

Credit to Author: cmiranda| Date: Sun, 18 Aug 2019 10:17:47 +0000

Direct flights, carrying mostly Chinese nationals, start in Cagayan

LAL-LO, Cagayan–The Royal Air Philippines on Sunday (Aug. 18) started direct commercial flights, both domestic and international, at the Cagayan North Development Airport (CNDA) here. At least 161 people were the first passengers of the airline’s inaugural direct flights. For its maiden international flight, Royal Air carried 91 passengers from Macau International Airport to CNDA […]

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Clark airport transition smooth as workers take separation pay

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Sat, 17 Aug 2019 08:12:11 +0000

Clark International Airport

CLARK FREEPORT—No protests greeted the private consortium that began handling the operations and maintenance (O&M) of the Clark International Airport (CRK) here on Friday (Aug. 16). The first day of the Luzon International Premiere Airport Development Corp. (LIPAD) went smoothly as 215 employees at the state-owned Clark International Airport Corp. (CIAC) agreed to receive separation […]

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Protesters trigger second day of Hong Kong airport chaos

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 11:21:18 +0000

A tourist (C) gives her luggage to security guards as she tries to enter the departures gate during another demonstration by pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong's international airport on August 13, 2019. - Protesters blocked passengers at departure halls of Hong Kong airport on August 13, a day after a sit-in forced authorities to cancel all flights to and from the major international hub. (Photo by Philip FONG / AFP)

HONG KONG — Hundreds of flights were cancelled or suspended at Hong Kong’s airport on Tuesday as pro-democracy protesters staged a second day of hugely disruptive rallies, defying warnings from the city’s leader who said they were heading down a “path of no return”.    The new protest came as Beijing also sent further ominous signals […]

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Hong Kong airport shuts down amid pro-democracy protest

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 11:39:32 +0000

Hong Kong airport shuts down amid pro-democracy protest

One of the world’s busiest airports canceled all flights after thousands of Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters crowded into the main terminal Monday afternoon.

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No damage at Basco and Itbayat airports after quake–authorities

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 27 Jul 2019 06:37:38 +0000

The Basco Airport and the Itbayat Airport both in Batanes acquired no significant damage following the twin quakes that struck the province.

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Solon briefly held at Naia for allegedly cracking bomb joke

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Fri, 26 Jul 2019 05:20:50 +0000

A party-list representative was briefly held at the Naia Terminal 2 for allegedly cracking a bomb joke, police said Friday.

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Beagles sniff out snails in luggage at Atlanta airport

Credit to Author: hmallorca| Date: Sun, 30 Jun 2019 12:20:22 +0000

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Two dogs, part of the United States Customs and Border Protection’s “beagle brigade,” sniffed out two snails in the luggage of a passenger.

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Duterte reminds airlines: Providing convenience is essential

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 16:03:54 +0000

Rodrigo Duterte

MANILA, Philippines — The very essence of a common carrier is convenience. President Rodrigo Duterte said this Monday as he reminded airline companies that they had no right to offer air travel if they could not ensure the riding public convenience and comfort. Speaking at the 121st anniversary of the Philippine Navy at Sangley Point, […]

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Travelers urged to be at airport at least 3 hours early during Holy Week

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 02:27:22 +0000

The Bureau of Immigration has urged the public to arrive at the airport at least three hours before their flight this Holy Week in anticipation of the high volume of outbound passengers.

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