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9/19/2017

Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta toured Rogers Executive Airport in Arkansas, which hosts the Walmart corporate fleet. Today, Huerta planned to visit Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport and Bentonville Municipal Airport.

9/19/2017

American Airlines will offer daily, year-round service between Dallas and Colorado's Eagle County Regional Airport starting in spring 2018. The carrier is expanding its existing seasonal service.

9/19/2017

United Airlines will in January 2018 launch nonstop service between Houston and Sydney, competing with Qantas and Air New Zealand. The flight will be the airline's second-longest.

9/19/2017

Air Canada and the Air Canada Pilots Association have renegotiated their labor agreement to allow the airline to expand its Rouge-branded North American narrow-body fleet. "These amendments, voted on and ratified by our pilots, further emphasize our pilots' alignment with Air Canada's successful business strategy to compete effectively in the highly competitive airline industry, and make adjustments of mutual benefit as the competitive environment evolves," Air Canada's Benjamin Smith said.

9/19/2017

A report from The Points Guy looks at the best of domestic elite status programs, examining perks by categories including airport, reservation, in-flight, bonuses, partners, flexible offerings and nonflying perks.

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9/19/2017

United Airlines will offer its last flight aboard a Boeing 747 on Nov. 7. The flight will re-create the carrier's first 747 flight from San Francisco to Honolulu, complete with a 1970s-inspired menu and vintage crew uniforms.

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9/19/2017

Recruiters from multiple federal agencies and departments, including the CIA, FBI and National Security Agency, will be looking for IT and cybersecurity specialists during a hiring fair Nov. 6-7 in Silver Spring, Md.

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9/19/2017

Transportation Security Administration officers screening passengers at John Glenn International Airport in Columbus, Ohio, on Monday discovered a loaded gun in a passenger's carry-on bag. TSA officers notified the Columbus Regional Airport Authority Police Department.

9/19/2017

Arizona's Tucson International Airport will open its redesigned A Concourse security checkpoint on Wednesday. The checkpoint was revamped to accommodate Transportation Security Administration equipment and to allow the addition of a fourth lane.

9/19/2017

Police on Sept. 7 arrested Jason Brad Pearce after he drove his truck through a locked gate at Miami International Airport, climbed a fence and entered a runway area, attacking an officer before police shot and wounded him.