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After the high-profile shooting of Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry in 2010, Scott Rollefstad felt he had to do something to help keep other agents safe.
If you’ve got at least $50,000 lying around, you can own a piece of American history.
The first steps toward improving Falcon Field Airport’s terminal building are underway with design of renovations to the terminal building.
Arizona Air National Guard F-16 fighters will be flying over downtown Phoenix Thursday as they practice intercepting hostile aircraft intent on a terrorist attack.
“The richest American company Apple is going to borrow billions & billions to run the company, probably from themselves because you don’t have to pay taxes on borrowed money. While a venter worries about the homeless defecating and urinating in Mesa. When is congress going to stop these wealthy corporations from defecating and urinating on America.”
The number of hybrid cars in the U.S. will triple by 2015, according to J.D. Power and Associates. This change in demand and technology requires a new skill set from today’s mechanics. The premise is that drivers around the world will continue trading gas guzzling, big-body cars for lighter, more fuel-efficient vehicles that are easier on the pockets and the environment.
Editor's note: Claire Hoogenboom is a broadcast major studying journalism at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communications at Arizona State University.
A helicopter took off one recent Wednesday morning from Mesa’s Falcon Field for a nearly two-hour flight around Arizona.
Fifty-three fashion students will be showcasing their skills and wowing the audience with creative outfits during the 8th Annual EVIT Merchandising Fashion Show.
Donica Wolf made her first solo flight earlier this spring on her path to earn her private pilot's license. Wolf, 17, is a student in the aviation program at Mesa's East Valley Institute of Technology and a junior at Queen Creek High School.
Emma Allinger made her first solo flight earlier this spring on her path to earn her private pilot's license. Allinger, 18, is a student in the aviation program at Mesa's East Valley Institute of Technology and a senior at Gilbert High School.
WASHINGTON — Airline passengers will have to leave their knives at home after all. And their bats and golf clubs.
FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2006, file photo, knives of all sizes and types are piled in a box at the State of Georgia Surplus Property Division store in Tucker, Ga., and are just a few of the hundreds of items discarded at the security checkpoints of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport that will be for sale at the store. Federal officials say they’re delaying a policy that would allow passengers to carry small knives, bats, and other sports equipment onto airliners. The Transportation Security Administration said Monday, April 22, 2013, that the policy change has been delayed to accommodate feedback from an advisory committee made up of aviation industry, consumer, and law enforcement officials.(AP Photo/Gene Blythe, File)
Full planes were good to US Airways in the first quarter.
The Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Authority and D.L. Withers Construction agreed on a contract Monday to build two more gates and an additional outdoor courtyard at the airport’s Charles L. Williams Passenger Terminal at a cost of $4.8 million.
The CEO of US Airways received a 44 percent increase in compensation to $5.5 million last year.
Every workday for the past two years, Nora Hermon has ridden Metro light rail to the 44th Street and Washington station and boarded a shuttle bus to get to and from her job at a Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport gift shop.
As of Monday, April 8, those traveling between Metro light rail and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport can catch a free, air-conditioned ride aboard PHX Sky Train.
Steve Grubbs, a Phoenix Aviation Department special projects administrator, said PHX Sky Train is designed to accommodate expansion to other terminals. [Cortney Bennett/Cronkite News]
The importance of air travel to her community – and the state – is not lost on Lori Quan.
When the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport board launched a national search for a new executive director, it learned the same lesson Dorothy, and perhaps many of the residents who have departed from the airport’s gates, have been preaching: “There’s no place like home.”
NEW YORK — American Airlines won bankruptcy court approval Wednesday to combine with US Airways and form the world's biggest airline.
I am appalled by the TSA’s recent decision to allow knives back into the aircraft cabin. As a Flight Attendant and the last line of defense in the cabin, I believe that these proposed changes could potentially endanger passengers and crewmembers and the we work so hard to keep safe and secure. Keeping dangerous items off the aircraft is an integral layer in making our aviation system secure and must remain in place. Flight attendants across the country are leading the charge — No knives on planes!
Airport’s ‘Sky Train’ to open April 8
Washington -- The CEOs of American Airlines and US Airways told a Senate Judiciary subcommittee last week that not only would a merger of their airlines not hurt Phoenix, it could bring more international flights to the city.