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NC Lawmakers Seek Out On Charlotte Airport Fight

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A week after North Carolina legislators stripped Charlotte of the airport it has run for more than 70 years, lawmakers are looking for a way out of the lawsuit and problems […]

CBS Charlotte–07/26/2013

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Bees Delay US Airways Express Flight From NC

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A swarm of bees delayed a US Airways Express flight at the gate at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. The airline said Flight 2690 to Indianapolis had boarded Wednesday afternoon and was […]


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NC House To Debate Charlotte Airport Authority

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina House is set to take up a bill transferring control of Charlotte Douglas International Airport from the city to an independent board. The House Transportation Committee will debate […]

CBS Charlotte–06/04/2013

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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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Charlotte Airport Director Supports Authority

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The director at Charlotte Douglas International Airport says he supports switching control of the airport from the city to an independent airport authority. Jerry Orr said Monday he thinks the airport […]

CBS Charlotte–04/30/2013

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Charlotte-Douglas Airport Governance Study

(CBS Charlotte) — Charlotte residents have an opportunity to have their voices heard regarding a possible regional takeover of Charlotte-Douglas International Airport. North Carolina lawmakers are reviewing a proposed bill that if passed, will take […]

CBS Charlotte–04/22/2013

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SC Jet Skids Off Runway In Charlotte; No One Hurt

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A jet from Myrtle Beach has skidded off the runway at Charlotte Douglas International Airport, but no one was hurt. The two front wheels of a US Airways Express aircraft ran […]

CBS Charlotte–04/15/2013

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N.C. Man Arrested For Stealing 275 Gallons Of Jet Fuel From Airport

Police have arrested a man after they found 275 gallons of jet fuel in a storage facility near Charlotte Douglas International Airport.


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Letters Raise Concerns On Charlotte Airport Shift

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A state agency is raising concerns about an effort by Republican senators to shift control of North Carolina’s largest airport from Charlotte. The State Treasurer’s Office wrote a senator that legislation […]

CBS Charlotte–03/26/2013

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NC Senate Moves To Take Airport From Charlotte

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina legislators moved Tuesday toward a takeover of one of the country’s busiest airports by pulling control of Charlotte Douglas International Airport away from the city officials who have run […]

CBS Charlotte–03/13/2013