Norton said the the measure would ". . . put an end to serial controversies about MWAA's contracting and financial management practices."
Officials at the Metropolitan Washington Airport Authority said they welcome the report from the DOT's Inspector General and will address the issues raised by the end of 2015.
More than 1 million travelers have enrolled in TSA's Pre-Check program, which gives preapproved travelers a speedier trip through airport security.
Some travelers still haven't gotten the message that guns are not allowed in carry-on luggage.
And in the bag was not one, not two, but three weapons.
The multiphase project to be completed in 2017, will create a new security checkpoint, a connector between concourses D and E, and add two new gates that will be used by international carriers.
Temporary outage Saturday afternoon caused some flight delays.
TSA officers seize lots of interesting items at airport checkpoints. Here are a few more entries from Atlanta.
The FAA offers this handy reminder: Drones and football don't mix, especially at the Super Bowl.
Dozens of flights from D.C. area airports -- many bound for airports in the New York area and farther up the coast -- are delayed or canceled on Wednesday.