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Charlotte Airport

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NC Senate Changes Charlotte Airport Oversight Law

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The role of a regional commission in North Carolina’s largest airport was spelled out in a state Senate bill approved Wednesday, reinforcing Republicans’ commitment to transfer control away from the city […]

06/12/2014

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Charlotte Remains In Control Of Airport – For Now

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina judge says he’s not in a position to rule on a key question in the legal fight to maintain control over Charlotte Douglas International Airport. Charlotte is challenging […]

11/01/2013

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Charlotte Airport Searches Cars Parked By Valets

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Workers at Charlotte Douglas International Airport commonly search cars travelers leave with valet parking. The airport’s aviation director says any vehicle dropped off at the airport’s curbside is subject to being […]

10/06/2013

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Judge Blocks Charlotte Airport Takeover

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina judge on Thursday blocked the state from stripping control of Charlotte Douglas International Airport from the city until the Federal Aviation Administration weighs in on the issue. Superior […]

CBS Charlotte–08/02/2013

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Charlotte Asks Judge To Stop Takeover Of Airport

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina judge planned to hear arguments Thursday in Charlotte’s legal fight to maintain control over Charlotte Douglas International Airport, which it has run for more than 70 years. The […]

CBS Charlotte–08/01/2013

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Charlotte Going Slow On Response To Airport Bill

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Officials in Charlotte are examining a full range of options after the N.C. General Assembly voted on new legislation to establish an airport authority, the city manager said Friday. City Manager […]

CBS Charlotte–07/29/2013

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NC House Approves Charlotte Airport Control Swap

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina House approved plans Tuesday to immediately strip Charlotte of the airport it has run for more than 70 years and turn over control of the country’s eighth-busiest airline […]

CBS Charlotte–07/17/2013

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NC Lawmakers Moving On Charlotte Airport Shift

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina legislative leaders are ready to move forward again on a bill transferring control of Charlotte’s airport away from the city to an independent panel after efforts to create a […]

07/10/2013

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Shuttle Bus Crashes Into Parking Deck At Charlotte Airport

(CBS Charlotte) — Just a short time ago, a shuttle bus crashed into the West Daily Parking deck of Charlotte-Douglas International Airport. According to Medics at the scene of the accident, five people were injured […]

CBS Charlotte–06/03/2013

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Best Airport Bars in Charlotte

Luckily for travelers, Charlotte-Douglas has a plethora of restaurants and bars located throughout all five concourses that appeal to just about everyone.

11/08/2012

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