Philadelphia International Airport

At some points, the TSA checkpoint line at Terminal D/E at Philadelphia International Airport was similar to the one the day before Thanksgiving.
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Tim Jimenez
January 11, 2019 - 7:18 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With no end in sight for the partial federal government shut down, TSA employees missed their first paycheck on Friday. There are reports of a good number of TSA employees calling out sick around the country, leading to long lines at security checkpoints at some...
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Hadas Kuznits
January 05, 2019 - 1:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The federal government shutdown doesn't seem to be having an impact on Philadelphia International Airport...yet. TSA spokesperson Michael Bilello says federal employees at the nation's airports are still on the job. "This is our third shutdown in a year," Bilello...
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Dreamstime
December 28, 2018 - 6:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — You may be a bit annoyed, but that's the price of security for New Year getaway seekers. New travel opportunities and changes will emerge in 2019 , both in the way we think about where we travel and how to protect our getaway dollars. The biggest change is coming for...
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Dan Wing
December 26, 2018 - 6:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A poor choice of name for one man's Wi-Fi sign-on caused a bomb scare at Philadelphia International Airport Tuesday afternoon. Philadelphia Police say the crew on an American Airlines flight alerted the FAA Tower around 2 p.m. after an attendant noticed somthing on a...
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Antionette Lee
December 09, 2018 - 10:06 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you're planning on flying to the Carolinas anytime soon, you should keep a check on your flight status update. Several flights heading out of Philadelphia International Airport to Raleigh–Durham International and Charlotte Douglass International airports in North...
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Pat Loeb
December 02, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia International Airport's plan to get more cargo traffic has received a boost after a City Council committee gave the go ahead to the purchase of land for support facilities. The airport's chief revenue officer, Jim Tyrell, says Philadelphia has been...
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If you are traveling out of Philadelphia International Airport over this holiday season, there is a well kept secret you might want to know about.
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Kim Glovas
November 22, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you are traveling out of Philadelphia International Airport over this holiday season, there is a well kept secret you might want to know about. They are called Minute Suites, and 13 of them are located in the Terminal A-B Connector. Minute Suites Vice President...
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The one thing all travelers hope to see when they get to 30th Street Station or the Airport - everything running on time.
Dan Wing/KYW Newsradio
November 21, 2018 - 7:28 am
UPDATED: 10 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There were are lot of people passing through Philadelphia International Airport in the early hours of Wednesday morning, the day before Thanksgiving. Airport officials expect to see over 650,000 travelers this week. The line when I got to @PHLAirport...
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The National Transportation Safety Board is onsite inspecting a Southwest airline plane after engine failure caused the plane to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport.
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Ian Bush
November 14, 2018 - 3:29 pm
WASHINGTON (KYW Newsradio) — Flight attendant Rachel Fernheimer recalled a violent shaking and a very loud "vroom" while she was in a bathroom on Flight 1380. But it wasn't turbulence, as she suspected. She opened the door to find smoke in the cabin and debris flying around. Fernheimer described...
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Mark Abrams
November 08, 2018 - 8:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- If travel is on your Thanksgiving menu, you'll have plenty of company. If you're flying out of Philadelphia International Airport, the Transportation Security Administration is expecting bigger crowds this holiday. In fact, the TSAs Mark Howell says screeners are...
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