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PHL, Now Featuring Qatar Airlines

PHL may be having trouble transporting passengers to and from Scranton, but beginning in 2014, getting to Doha shouldn’t be a problem. Next March, Qatar […]

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Here’s One Way to Avoid Flying PHL This Summer

Looking for ways to avoid PHL this summer? Head to scenic Wilmington, Delaware! There, starting in July, at quaint New Castle County Airport, Frontier Airlines […]

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Philadelphia International Airport Gets Colorful New Bathrooms

As part of its ongoing reinvention of the self, the Philadelphia International Airport is now transforming its bathrooms, which have needed the attention. Of course, […]

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“Catch Me if You Can” Gone Wrong: Man Impersonates Pilot at PHL

Wednesday, a 61-year-old French guy boarded a Palm Beach-bound flight (paid ticket in hand) at PHL in full Air France uniform, marched up to the […]

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PHL Apparently a Great Airport for Hooking Up

There’s a site called www.meetattheairport.com which looks about as shady as it sounds. Well, it has put out rankings for its top airports to “hook-up” […]

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No More Naked X-Rays: Airports to Remove Peep Show Scanners

To all those pervs scanning our naked bodies at the airport: get a new hobby. The TSA is pulling its contract with the agency that […]

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PHL Baggage Handler Gets Probation for Smuggling Drugs

A baggage handler at Philadelphia International Airport has been sentenced to 36 months probation for smuggling drugs on U.S. Airways flights. For 10 years, the […]

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6 Myths About Philadelphia International Airport

I travel a few times a month for business, which means I’m a frequent visitor to the Philadelphia International Airport. It’s a good airport and, […]

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Garces Involved in PHL Project

The Sunday Inquirer outlined the planned upgrades to Terminal F at Philadelphia International Airport. When the project is completed, the F might stand for food. […]

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Federal Court Rejects Appeal of $6.4 Billion PHL Expansion Project

Tinicum Township filed a petition for a review of the $6.4 billion expansion project planned for the Philadelphia International Airport. Tinicum’s petition urged the court […]

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Local Joyrider Faces Up to 20 Years for Allegedly Driving Onto PHL Runway

The 24-year-old man who supposedly DUI-ed his way onto the tarmac at PHL earlier this year faces a whole bunch of federal charges. If he’s […]

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TSA Recommends Seven Employees Be Fired at PHL After Bribery Investigation

The Transportation Security Administration has recommended that seven TSA employees should be fired for their participation in the bribery scandal at Philadelphia International Airport. Ten […]

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US Airways Adds Direct Service Between Philly and Texas

Getting to Texas just got a bit easier. US Airways has announced the addition of non-stop flights to and from Austin and San Antonio out […]

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PHL Ranked as the Third Worst Major American Airport

A new Travel + Leisure listicle has ranked Philadelphia International Airport as the third worst of America’s 22 major airports. Only New York’s La Guardia […]

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Small Plane Skids Off Runway At PHL

A landing gear malfunction caused a small plane to skid off a runway and into the grass at Philadelphia International Airport today. The pilot was […]