Dr. Gridlock: bwi


Posted at 07:38 AM ET, 02/14/2014

All lanes of B-W Parkway reopen after earlier crashes

Multi-car accident closes southbound lanes of B-W Parkway. Police say they do not know what time roadway will reopen.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  07:38 AM ET, 02/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, bwi parkway closed, Winter weather

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 12/17/2013

Metro plans weekend closing at Greenbelt station

Buses will replace Green Line trains between College Park and Greenbelt.

By Robert Thomson  |  10:15 AM ET, 12/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bwi airport, Dr. Gridlock Column, Metro, Metrobus, Metrorail, WMATA

Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 11/05/2013

Metro staff recommends keeping the D.C.-Dulles Airport bus

The Metro staff plans to recommend changes in some bus routes across the D.C. region, but not cancellation of the bus between L’Enfant Plaza and Dulles Airport.

By Robert Thomson  |  03:31 PM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bwi airport, Dr. Gridlock Column, Metro, Metrobus, National Harbor, Silver Line, WMATA

Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 10/28/2013

Grab those Turkey-Day airline tickets now

“Thanksgiving airfares are on the rise, and each day that you dilly-dally around and fail to book will cost you five dollars more.“

By Ashley Halsey III  |  10:27 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  air fares, Air Travel, Airlines, bwi, dulles, national, plane tickets, thanksgiving flights, thanksgiving travel

Posted at 09:54 AM ET, 10/28/2013

No, no, no, to flying with this blade

Woman makes obvious mistake, tucking a knife in her carry-on at BWI airport.

By Ashley Halsey III  |  09:54 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  airport security, bwi, bwi airport, bwi knife, transportation security administration, TSA, tsa knife

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 10/23/2013

It’s BWI in a photo finish

BWI airport had region’s most on-time flights in August, with Dulles International and Reagan National close behind.

By Ashley Halsey III  |  12:33 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  airline statistics, Airports, bwi airport, dulles international, late arrivals, late flights, on-time airlines, on-time flights, reagan national, Transportation, travel data, travel statistics, who is on time

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 10/10/2013

Roads awash, but flights are taking off

A night of heavy rain has caused traffic accidents and issues, but flights still moving on schedule.

By Ashley Halsey III  |  09:03 AM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Airports, bwi, dulles, reagan national, weather delays

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 09/23/2013

Stun gun is latest ‘Oops, I forgot’ at BWI

Passengers often say they forgot they were carrying weapons when they go to board flights

By Ashley Halsey III  |  12:17 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Airports, baltimore washington airport, bwi, transportation security administration, TSA

Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 09/13/2013

‘Holy smokes, I forgot I had that!’

Guns are discovered frequently at TSA airport security checkpoints, but this week it was a machete at BWI

By Ashley Halsey III  |  12:01 PM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  airport security, Airports, baltimore washington airport, bwi, bwi airport, bwi machete, transportation security administration, TSA, tsa checkpoints

Posted at 03:35 PM ET, 09/12/2013

BWI reopens to flights after lightning strike, delays snarl air traffic throughout Northeast

The airport’s air traffic control tower has grounded flights at BWI due to a possible lightning strike.

By Mark Berman  |  03:35 PM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Air Travel, bwi airport

Posted at 12:58 PM ET, 09/03/2013

Business is booming at BWI

For the first time in a decade, more passengers flew through BWI than Dulles. hort summary of story

By Lori Aratani  |  12:58 PM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Airports, bwi, dc area airports, dulles, reagan national

Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 07/19/2013

BWI observation gallery reopens

Officials at the Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport has reopened to visitors.

By Lori Aratani  |  03:42 PM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Airports, bwi; observation gallery

Posted at 05:42 PM ET, 06/13/2013

Major delays at D.C. airports

The storm that just tore through the Washington region was relatively brief, but it is significantly impacting air travel.

By Mark Berman  |  05:42 PM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Air Travel, bwi airport, Dulles Airport, national airport

Posted at 02:14 PM ET, 02/12/2013

BWI breaks yearly passenger record again

BWI breaks yearly passenger record again

By Mark Berman  |  02:14 PM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  airports, bwi, bwi airport

Posted at 05:14 PM ET, 12/17/2012

Major delays at BWI and in the Northeast

Fog is creating massive delays at BWI Airport and elsewhere in the Northeast.

By Mark Berman  |  05:14 PM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Airports, baltimore airport, bwi, bwi airport, bwi delays, dca, dca airport, dca delays, iad, iad airport

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 12/11/2012

Mice spotted at BWI Airport

Mice have been reported at BWI Airport, prompting an investigation from health officials.

By Mark Berman  |  11:33 AM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bwi, bwi airport, bwi mice, bwi mice health, bwi mice inspectors, bwi rodents

Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 11/21/2012

The Thanksgiving getaway so far

DR. GRIDLOCK | Things were quiet this morning on the region's roads and at area airports.

By Mark Berman  |  04:45 PM ET, 11/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  baltimore airport, bwi, bwi airport, dca, Dulles Airport, holiday getaway, Holiday travel, I-270, I-395, I-66, I-95, iad, maryland roads, national airport, reagan airport, Thanksgiving, Virginia roads

Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 11/21/2012

Fire breaks out on JetBlue flight to BWI

A JetBlue flight from Boston to BWI had a small fire upon arriving at the airport.

By Mark Berman  |  02:12 PM ET, 11/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Airports, bwi, bwi airport, jetblue, jetblue fire, jetblue flight

Posted at 01:48 PM ET, 09/27/2012

Stranded driver thanks Virginia road service

A flat tire leaves a motorist, her daughter and two dogs in a tough spot on the I-95 shoulder.

By Robert Thomson  |  01:48 PM ET, 09/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Driving | Tags:  DC transportation, Virginia Department of Transportation, Maryland Transit Administration, Intercounty Connector, BWI Airport

Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 09/06/2012

Spirit Airlines begins service at BWI Airport

The discount airline began flying in and out of BWI Airport on Thursday with flights to and from Fort Lauderdale and Dallas/Fort Worth.

By Mark Berman  |  12:36 PM ET, 09/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  BWI Airport, Airports, BWI, Baltimore airport

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 09/04/2012

BWI set single-month passenger record in July

More than 2.2 million travelers used the airport in July.

By Mark Berman  |  01:35 PM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  BWI, BWI Airport, Airports

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 05/14/2012

BWI flights delayed after pepper spray release

Officials do not believe the chemical was used intentionally.

By Ashley Halsey III  |  11:31 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  BWI, airport, transportation

Posted at 06:58 PM ET, 02/21/2012

Reagan National Airport sets passenger record

Air traffic at Reagan National Airport grew to record levels last year, serving 18.8 million passengers, according to figures released Tuesday by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority.

By Michael D. Bolden  |  06:58 PM ET, 02/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MWAA, BWI, Dulles

Posted at 06:17 PM ET, 02/16/2012

BWI set record for passengers in 2011

BWI airport set a record with more than 22 million passengers last year, and more than half of those travelers flew Southwest.

By Mark Berman  |  06:17 PM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  BWI, Baltimore airport, Baltimore-Washington International Marshall Airport

Posted at 11:03 AM ET, 09/20/2011

BWI sets record for passenger traffic

BWI airport set a record for passenger traffic in July, according to information released Tuesday by Maryland officials.

By Michael D. Bolden  |  11:03 AM ET, 09/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Airports, Aviation | Tags:  BWI

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 09/08/2010

BWI sets all-time passenger record

Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport has set an all-time monthly passenger record when more than 2.17 million travelers passed through in July.

By Luke Rosiak  |  12:39 PM ET, 09/08/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Airlines, Airlines | Tags:  BWI