McCarran International Airport will be the fifth fastest-growing airport in the country over the next 10 years, a noted aviation expert said Tuesday.
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Boeing, the leading aircraft manufacturer in the United States, projects delivering 30,000 planes in the next 20 years with more than 14,000 of them going to Asian carriers. By comparison, 7,000 each are expected to be delivered in North America and Europe.
Three Nevada airports, including two in Southern Nevada, will share $3.5 million in Federal Aviation Administration grant money, Sen. Harry Reid's office has announced.
British Airways will expand its Las Vegas presence early next year with three additional seasonal flights between London's Heathrow International Airport and McCarran International.
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The unmanned aerial system test facility in New York is working on sense-and-avoid technology that could help commercial airliners detect and avoid drones that invade their airspace.
Aviation expert Mike Boyd is betting that Las Vegas has nonstop flights to and from China within three years. Boyd, president and CEO of Boyd Group International, told a group gathered for the 20th annual International Aviation Forecast Summit on Saturday that Denver and Las Vegas are the two leading candidates for nonstop flights based on growing travel demand from middle-class Chinese citizens that have the means and desire to travel abroad.
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McCarran International Airport had its largest post-recession month-over-month passenger percentage increase in July, breaking the 4 million barrier for the first time in more than seven years.
McCarran International Airport will double the number of gates it will have available to international air carriers by early 2017 with a $51 million project that is expected to begin by November.
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Deep-discount air carrier Spirit Airlines will launch its 20th destination from Las Vegas in November, offering nonstop round trips to and from New Orleans, the company announced Wednesday.
Allegiant Air has opened a state-of-the-art training facility in Las Vegas and has begun work there with its first class of pilots and flight attendants.
McCarran International Airport's third annual Paper Plane Palooza brought more than 70 children from local Boys & Girls Clubs to the airport on Tuesday.
The last time Las Vegas hosted a Routes event, the number of airline seats coming into McCarran International Airport expanded by 17 percent. On Tuesday, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority board of directors approved spending $490,000 to host the Routes Americas Development Forum in February 2017.
Many of America's air traffic controllers suffer from chronic fatigue, potentially putting fliers at risk, according to a study conducted by NASA.
The director of McCarran International Airport has been invited to speak at a prestigious international aviation conference in Amsterdam.
Delta Air Lines, the second-busiest commercial air carrier at McCarran International Airport, has adopted an aggressive West Coast strategy to cash in on the growing number of Chinese middle-class travelers.
Officials at Allegiant Air were appealing for customer patience Wednesday as the Las Vegas-based airline's website and mobile booking app malfunctioned, frustrating passengers trying to check in for flights.
Allegiant Travel Co., parent company of Las Vegas-based Allegiant Air, reported its 50th straight profitable quarter on Wednesday despite lower ticket prices and load factors than the same quarter a year ago.
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