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Program participants will be able to wear shoes, keep laptops in bags during pre-boarding screening. (Getty Images)

Atlanta Airport Hosting Fire, Disaster Drills

ATLANTA (AP) — A firefighter training exercise is expected to create smoke plumes near the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Airport officials say firefighters will be participating in a certification exercise on Wednesday between 8 a.m. […]

04/15/2015

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Benzino Arrested After Gun Found In Bag At Atlanta Airport

Police say former reality television star Benzino was arrested at the Atlanta airport after a loaded handgun was found in his carry-on bag.

01/28/2015

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Bus Hits Plane At Airport

ATLANTA (AP) — An airlines spokeswoman says a bus hit a plane at Atlanta’s airport but that there are no reports of injuries. American Airlines Liz Landau tells WSB-TV that American Flight 232 from Dallas-Fort […]

11/22/2014

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Waka Flocka Arrested After Gun Found In Bag At Airport

Police say rapper Waka Flocka Flame was arrested after a handgun was found in his carry-on bag during a security scan at Atlanta’s airport.

10/11/2014

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Naked Man Yelling At Airport Gate Shocked With Taser

Atlanta police say a naked man who was acting erratically at an Atlanta airport gate was shocked with a Taser and will likely face criminal charges.

10/02/2014

FAA Investigators want to know why an Atlanta air traffic controller suddenly reversed his orders to the crew. (Getty Images)

FAA: Traffic Controller Gave Delta Flight Crew Conflicting Orders

No one on board Delta Airlines Flight 630 was hurt after a communications mixup at Hartsfield-Jackson.

06/13/2014

Airport officials expect nearly 2 million passengers to pass through Hartsfield-Jackson-Atlanta. (Getty Images)

Broken Machine Could Cause Delays At Ga. Airport

Equipment malfunctions could create delays for passengers going through security checkpoints at the Savannah Hilton-Head International Airport.

05/31/2014

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7 Simple Tricks To Beat Jet Lag

No matter how seasoned you are as a traveler, you will get jet lag. Though jet lag can’t be avoided, it can be minimized on your next vacation with these seven tips.

03/07/2014

Airport officials say passenger traffic was up 5.6 percent from last year. (Getty Images)

Atlanta Airport Travel Up During Thanksgiving Weekend

1.8 million passengers passed through Atlanta-Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, an increase of 5.6 percent from last year.

12/04/2013

Airport officials expect nearly 2 million passengers to pass through Hartsfield-Jackson-Atlanta. (Getty Images)

Atlanta Airport To See Bump In Thanksgiving Travel

Atlanta’s airport is expecting an increase in travel during the coming Thanksgiving week.

11/23/2013

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