Markey cites opposition from flight attendants, pilots and federal law enforcement officers. The Malden Democrat was joined by representatives of flight attendants and pilot unions.
State lawmakers were hoping to help disabled veterans with a plan to let them drive toll roads for free. But since the 2009 bill passed, nearly half of the state’s toll roads still charge.
Southwest Airlines says a key revenue measure rose 2 percent in February despite a dip in traffic.
Starting April 25th, the TSA will allow sporting equipment to be checked through security and onto the plane – gear such as golf clubs, hockey and lacrosse sticks, ski poles, and novelty bats.
Gas prices across Texas have slipped 5 cents this week, as some travelers prepare for spring vacations. AAA Texas reported the average price at the pump is $3.58 per gallon.
Airline passengers will be able to carry small knives, souvenir baseball bats, golf clubs and other sports equipment onto planes beginning next month under a policy change announced Tuesday by the head of the Transportation Security Administration.
Major changes could be coming to DART, as North Texas cities that never became part of the system could soon be getting service. This includes Arlington.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Dallas County has the largest number of commuters in the state who come in from another county to work each day.
Southwest Airlines Co. says March bookings are “solid” and the company expects a key revenue measure to rise modestly in the first quarter.
The CEO of JetBlue Airways Corp. expects closer ties with its partner carriers — including American Airlines.
The parent company of American Airlines earned $44 million in January. A year earlier, AMR lost $234 million during the early stages of its 2011 bankruptcy reorganization.
American Airlines and its American Eagle affiliate will add new flights to San Diego and Mexico this summer.