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Jeremy Piven Says He Was Held “Hostage” on Stalled Plane at Philadelphia Airport

A British Airways flight traveling from London to New York City was diverted to Philadelphia Saturday due to bad weather, and one of the passengers, Entourage […]

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Airport Expansion Is Big for Philly Economy

Now that a long-awaited settlement between the Philadelphia International Airport and neighboring Tinicum Township is a done deal, it’s an interesting time to examine the potential […]


Better Runways, Automated People Mover Officially Coming to PHL Airport

It's official! The agreement has been signed between the @PhiladelphiaGov & @DelcoCouncil officials #signingceremony — PHLAirport (@PHLAirport) April 22, 2015 Alright, just hold your […]

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Big Idea: Rename PHL for Ben Franklin

“No other town, burying its great man, ever buried more of itself than Philadelphia with Franklin.” —Carl Van Doren, 1938 The United States has buried […]

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Indonesian Man Tried to Board Plane in Philly With Concealed Homemade Knives

From the Department of Things You Didn’t Hear About But Probably Should Have comes the case of Achmad Bachri, an Indonesian man who allegedly attempted […]


Fog Delaying Flights at PHL Airport

UPDATE:The FAA has lifted the ground stop, but we are currently experiencing arrival delays averaging 75 min.Contact your airline for status — PHLAirport (@PHLAirport) December […]

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Philadelphia International Airport Ranked Among Healthiest Airports in the Country

I have never thought of the Philadelphia International Airport as a healthy-food destination. I always eat before heading to the airport, but if my flight […]

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Delta, American Add Flights Between Philly and London

Good news, international travelers: Delta and American are adding flights between Philadelphia and London.

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Baggage Handlers Picket at PHL Airport

#picketline #PHLstrike #hyperlapse #PHL #Philly #Philadelphia #povertydoesntfly #goodairports #1u #PrimeFlight A video posted by 32BJ SEIU (@32bjseiu) on Nov 11, 2014 at 9:32am PST A […]


United Leaving Atlantic City Airport After Just 7 Months

Just seven months after it began running flights to and from Atlantic City International Airport, United will cease serving the South Jersey airport. The airline […]

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Passenger: I Was Kicked Off Flight at PHL for My Tweets

Philyflight760. Still grounded as authorities board plane for pilot sobriety test — Lisa Carter-Knight (@drinkwaterevent) October 8, 2014 All Lisa Carter-Knight wanted to do […]

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And the Germiest Thing You Touch on an Airplane Is …

I caught the segment below on the TODAY show this morning and almost gagged on my cereal. The NBC morning show sent a team of researchers […]

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Dog Poo Forced Emergency Landing of Philly-Bound Plane

NBC 10 reports that a Philly-bound plane was forced to land in Kansas City on Wednesday because of … dog poo.

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13 More Bizarre Philadelphia International Airport Moments: A Timeline

This past Tuesday night, the pilots of a US Airways flight heading from Philadelphia International Airport to London were forced to make good on their […]