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After Engine “Exploded,” Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing at PHL

This is a developing story and may be updated at any time. A Southwest Airlines plane made an emergency landing at the Philadelphia International Airport on […]

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Philadelphia Airport Just Got a New Breastfeeding “Pod” for Nursing Moms

Ask any nursing mom, and she’ll tell you: finding a quiet, clean, private space to nurse a baby or express milk on the go is […]

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PennDOT: Here’s What You’ll Need to Get a REAL ID–Compliant License

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation wants you to start thinking about getting a new driver’s license. In 2019, airports will stop accepting current Pennsylvania driver’s […]

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Michael Solomonov Is Behind the Menu at PHL Airport’s Fancy, Exclusive Lounge

Travelling American Express Platinum and Centurion card members flying to and from PHL will soon have a chance to taste some of the city’s most […]

Business

At Long Last, Philly Airport Workers to Negotiate New Contract Through Union

Following years of worker protests and strikes, airline contractors at the Philadelphia International Airport have finally agreed to begin contract negotiations for about 1,400 subcontracted […]

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Business

Frontier Adds Routes to Philadelphia International Airport

Low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines will add new routes to the Philadelphia International Airport this spring, according to the Business Journal.

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Sam Katz Busted With Weed at Philly Airport

I smoke it. You smoke it. Your grandmother has probably smoked it. And it turns out that former mayoral candidate Sam Katz is just like […]

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Philadelphia Sees 3 Percent Rise in International Travel

Philadelphia saw a 3.2 percent rise in overseas visitors between 2014 and 2015, the Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau announced this week.

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Airport Workers Seek Criminal Probe Over “Poisoned Water Jugs”

On Thursday afternoon, dozens of Philadelphia International Airport workers and their families turned up at the office of Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams to ask […]

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Sunday Storm Update: Hello, Sunshine!

After two feet or so of snow, the Great Blizzard of 2016 appears to be over. The mess isn’t. Dawn brought a bright blue sky […]

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Charge Your Electric Vehicle for Free* at PHL Airport Garages

Eco-conscious travelers who own electric cars can now take them to Philadelphia International Airport and leave them there knowing they will be fully charged when they […]

Business

United CEO Resigns Amid Bridgegate-Related Investigation

Jeff Smisek has resigned as chairman and CEO of United Airlines. He’s being investigated for alleged improper dealings with the Port Authority of New York […]

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A TSA Agent’s Guide to What Not to Wear to the Airport

There are few places bleaker than the last spot in the interminable, spaghetti-snaking airport security line in late summer. And at some point, we’ve all been […]

Business

Airport Growth Continues With New Flights to South Florida

The Philadelphia International Airport has added yet another daily route as it continues to bolster its schedule of flights. On Tuesday, JetBlue Airways announced new non-stop flights […]

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BizFeed: Why Comcast Loves J.P. Morgan; Verizon to Buy AOL

Welcome to BizFeed, the morning news memo from BizPhilly. Here, we’ll provide important news items to help you start your day. Let’s get to it.