Philadelphia International Airport

A pilot program to help reduce stress for travelers at Philadelphia International Airport is taking off.
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John McDevitt
April 30, 2019 - 7:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A pilot program to help reduce stress for travelers at Philadelphia International Airport is taking off. The program is called the Wagging Tails Brigade, and there are four registered therapy dog and their handlers in the program. Dressed in capes with the words "Pet...
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The severe weather is causing major headaches for travelers at Philadelphia International Airport. These travel snarls are having a ripple effect throughout the Northeast.
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Kim Glovas
April 23, 2019 - 2:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An Allentown man is facing weapons charges after trying to take a loaded handgun onto a flight out of Philadelphia International Airport. When the unidentified man put his carry-on bag onto the conveyor belt at the security checkpoint at the airport, a Transportation...
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Courtesy of U.S. Customs and Border Protection/Steve Sapp
Paul Kurtz
March 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Overseas passengers flying into Philadelphia are now able to cut down their time spent in the U.S. Customs and Border Protection line by using a free app that was rolled out this week. Philadelphia International Airport is the 26th airport to offer Mobile Passport...
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The severe weather is causing major headaches for travelers at Philadelphia International Airport. These travel snarls are having a ripple effect throughout the Northeast.
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Mark Abrams
March 26, 2019 - 12:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A nationwide breakdown of a computer check-in system used by American Airlines and other airlines caused a temporary suspension of flights late Tuesday morning. A spokesman for American in Philadelphia reports a technical issue in the Sabre Passenger Check In system...
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Philadelphia Fire Department patch for Engine 78.
Philadelphia Fire Department
March 20, 2019 - 12:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia firefighters are mourning the death of one of their own. Michael Bernstein, 46, suffered a "medical emergency" while on duty at Philadelphia International Airport Wednesday, according to a statement from the Philadelphia Fire Department . He was rushed to...
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child in a car seat
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Ian Bush
March 18, 2019 - 9:51 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — When it comes to getting to and from Philadelphia International Airport, Uber and Lyft have new pint-sized competition in Kidmoto . The app does one thing: "It connects passengers seeking car seats to drivers who provide the convenience of installed car seats for...
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Dan Wing
March 05, 2019 - 7:05 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A driver was arrested Monday afternoon after crashing into several cars at Philadelphia International Airport and then driving the wrong way on I-95, causing even more chaos. Pennsylvania State Police say 41-year-old Anthony Colabove had stopped his truck on a median...
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Wintry road in Buckingham, Bucks County
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Mark Abrams
March 04, 2019 - 6:39 am
UPDATED: 9:30 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As another blast of winter weather hits the Philadelphia region Monday, SEPTA ran a winter schedule on the regional rails, essentially a Saturday schedule, anticipating fewer commuters because of the snow forecast. "On a normal weekday we would have...
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Route 30 by Paoli Pike
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Dan Wing
March 01, 2019 - 6:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Friday morning's surprisingly heavy snow fall might cause some problems during the morning commute. The fast-falling, wet and heavy snow already cancelled 14 flights at Philadelphia International Airport on Friday morning. All of the eight cancelled departing flights...
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Winter weather congestion alert in South Jersey
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Mark Abrams
February 20, 2019 - 6:54 am
UPDATED: 5.58 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The winter storm spreading across the Philadelphia region has had an impact on flight operations into the East. "At this time, there is about 100 total flights that have been cancelled so far," said Diane Gerace, a spokeswoman for Philadelphia...
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