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WTKR Norfolk
Virginia Task Force 2 returns homeThe 60 members of the Virginia Task Force 2 returned to Virginia Beach early Sa
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 4 days ago
The 60 members of the Virginia Task Force 2 returned to Virginia Beach early Saturday morning. The team arrived at Norfolk International Airport around 2:30 a.m. and were transported by buses to the Virginia Beach Fire Training Center. They had... Read more
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Daily Press
Irma bringing some rain, not much else to Hampton Roadscaused by Hurricane Irma churning south and a high-pressure system in the north
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
caused by Hurricane Irma churning south and a high-pressure system in the north. Irma’s dangerous winds and rain caused airports in and around Florida to cancel thousands of flights. Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport canceled all... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News airport, former restaurant battle over reimbursement amountThe Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport and its former restaurant p
Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
The Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport and its former restaurant provider are at loggerheads over how much the airport owes after unilaterally terminating the restaurant company’s long-term lease late last year. And it appears a... Read more
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Daily Press
Big Apple or bustit is extremely encouraging that a businesslike airline, Elite Airways, having
Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
it is extremely encouraging that a businesslike airline, Elite Airways, having heard a businesslike sales pitch from Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport, is still interested in coming here. Elite, for reasons that make business... Read more
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Daily Press
One step at a timePeninsula Airport Commission is wise to look for incremental progress, not quic
Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
Peninsula Airport Commission is wise to look for incremental progress, not quick fixes It takes a lot of small steps to fix a big problem. And in the case of the Peninsula Airport Commission, our community had a big problem. But the small steps... Read more
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Daily Press
Airport officials hope for new executive director by OctoberThe leadership at the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport hopes to
Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
The leadership at the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport hopes to have former executive director Ken Spirito’s replacement by the end of October. The Peninsula Airport Commission fired Spirito in May after state auditors found he was... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula drenched by heavy rainfall, minor flooding Tuesdaymoved through the area. The Seaford area of York County registered 5.52 inches
Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
moved through the area. The Seaford area of York County registered 5.52 inches of rain Tuesday, and the Norfolk International Airport recorded 3.52 inches of rain as of 8:15 p.m., according to National Weather Service Meteorologist Alec... Read more
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Daily Mail
Oil markets roiled as Hurricane Harvey hits U.S. petroleum industryis little affected, there could be excess crude as refiners stay shut and don't
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
is little affected, there could be excess crude as refiners stay shut and don't process crude to produce fuel. In international oil markets, Brent crude was stronger at $52.58 per barrel, up 17 cents, or 0.3 per cent as Libyan pipeline... Read more
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Daily Press
Facebook Feedback for Aug. 28: People Express drains airport cash, Newport New monument removal, HU marching bandPeople Express aftermath drains Newport News airport's cash reserve Newport Ne
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
People Express aftermath drains Newport News airport's cash reserve Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport burned through much of its reserves of cash and easy-to-cash-in investments last year, as it struggled with the aftermath of its... Read more
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Daily Mail
Russian denies having ties to scandalous dossierdossier was first made public in January by Internet publication Buzzfeed, who
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
dossier was first made public in January by Internet publication Buzzfeed, who posted the file in its entirety causing an international firestorm. Buzzfeed is now being sued for libel in a civil suit, with Steele fighting an order to give a... Read more
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Daily Press
People Express aftermath drains Newport News airport's cash reserveNewport News/Williamsburg International Airport burned through much of its rese
Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport burned through much of its reserves of cash and easy-to-cash-in investments last year, as it struggled with the aftermath of its bailout of People Express Airlines. The airport’s cash holdings declined... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Airline passenger tried to bring loaded .45 pistol onto Charlotte plane, TSA says24--A Charlotte man was arrested Wednesday in Charlotte for trying to bring a l
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 26 days ago
24--A Charlotte man was arrested Wednesday in Charlotte for trying to bring a loaded gun onto a plane at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. He was stopped with a .45 caliber handgun just after 4 p.m. at Checkpoint A, according to... Read more
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Daily Press
Aug. 25 Letters: Peninsula Airport Commissionam deeply concerned by the seemingly cavalier attitude expressed by Sandy Wanne
Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
am deeply concerned by the seemingly cavalier attitude expressed by Sandy Wanner, interim executive director of the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport. Given the $4.5 million loan guarantee to People Express that is the subject... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula Airport Commission asked to mediate restaurant disputeFormer airport commissioner and Newport News city manager Ed Maroney asked the
Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
Former airport commissioner and Newport News city manager Ed Maroney asked the Peninsula Airport Commission to call on an outside mediator to resolve a pending dispute with the restaurant it removed last year. At issue is reimbursement for... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Newport News airport to tighten procurement rulesAug. 24--The Peninsula Airport Commission plans to tighten up the way it buys t
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 27 days ago
Aug. 24--The Peninsula Airport Commission plans to tighten up the way it buys things, formally proposing that airport officials must get price quotes on small purchases, permission on larger ones and provide more written explanations when they don't... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News airport to tighten procurement rulesThe Peninsula Airport Commission plans to tighten up the way it buys things, fo
Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
The Peninsula Airport Commission plans to tighten up the way it buys things, formally proposing that airport officials must get price quotes on small purchases, permission on larger ones and provide more written explanations when they don’t use the... Read more
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Daily Press
TowneBank got money back and more on People Express loanTowneBank got more than its money back because of the Peninsula Airport Commiss
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
TowneBank got more than its money back because of the Peninsula Airport Commission’s secret decision to guarantee People Express Airline’s debts — the bank also made a modest profit on the deal. TowneBank received interest and fees totaling $115,625... Read more

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