State law enforcement authorities arrested a man on Thursday at Daniel K. Inouye International Airport in Honolulu, charging him with criminal trespass and promoting a dangerous drug in the third degree. The man was spotted in a secure area of the airport.
A man who was late for his United Airlines flight at Los Angeles International Airport attempted to board the aircraft anyway and was stopped by employees. Airport police arrested the man and charged him with trespassing.
A man who was trying to board a flight at Maryland's Salisbury Regional Airport without proper identification was taken into custody after a deputy attempting to verify his ID discovered a bench warrant for his arrest. The man was arrested and charged with possession of heroin and failure to appear.
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is testing a robotic trolley that can carry up to 85 pounds of luggage and guide travelers to the correct airport gate. The robot, named Care-E, is scheduled to arrive at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York and San Francisco International Airport later this year.
The expansion of Charlotte Douglas International Airport in North Carolina will create new gates, some of which will go to American Airlines, which operates a hub at the airport. The $2.5 billion expansion will include a a fourth parallel runway, expanded concourses and a new terminal.
Two people in two weeks scaled perimeter fencing at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, drawing new attention to a weak spot in security at the facility. The airport has inspected the fence and is considering new security technology such as infrared motion detectors.
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