Airport officials say they want to provide an amenity that many travelers have come to expect at major international airports.
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.
TSA officers detected a .38 pistol and 16 loose bullets in the woman’s carry-on bag.
The B30 bus between Greenbelt Metro and BWI will make additional trips around Thanksgiving.
Buses will replace Green Line trains between College Park and Greenbelt.
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.
A woman makes obvious mistake, tucking a knife in her carry-on at BWI airport.
BWI airport had region's most on-time flights in August, with Dulles International and Reagan National close behind
Guns are discovered frequently at TSA airport security checkpoints, but this week it was a machete at BWI
Flights were halted at BWI for more than two hours after the air traffic control tower was struck by lightning.