Airport operation

This photo provided by the Orange County Jail shows Michael Wayne Pettigrew. Pettigrew, a mentally distressed former Marine who pointed a fake handgun at police in the Orlando International Airport, was arrested after the almost three-hour standoff that ended peacefully, with no shots fired Tuesday, May 30, 2017. Police have called it an attempted "suicide by cop." (Orange County Jail via AP)
May 31, 2017 - 4:57 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A mentally distressed ex-Marine who pointed a fake handgun at police in the Orlando International Airport and shouted "kill me" said he wanted to speak to the president, according to an arrest affidavit released Wednesday. Michael Wayne Pettigrew, 26, was arrested after the...
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May 31, 2017 - 5:35 am
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A mentally distressed former Marine who was armed with a fake gun attempted a "suicide by cop" during a nearly three-hour standoff with police at the Orlando International Airport before peacefully surrendering, authorities said. No one was hurt and no shots were ever fired,...
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May 30, 2017 - 11:36 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A former Marine who was armed with a fake gun attempted a "suicide by cop" Tuesday night during a nearly three-hour standoff with police at the Orlando International Airport, authorities said. No one was hurt and no shots were ever fired, but the standoff caused confusion and...
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May 30, 2017 - 11:23 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on an armed man at the Orlando International Airport (all times local): 11:20 p.m. Authorities believe a gunman reported at the Orlando International Airport was attempting to commit "suicide by cop." Orlando Police Chief John Mina said during a news conference...
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Passengers stand with their luggage outside Terminal 5 at London's Heathrow airport after flights were canceled due to the airport suffering an IT systems failure, Saturday, May 27, 2017. British Airways canceled all flights from London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports on Saturday as a global IT failure upended the travel plans of tens of thousands of people on a busy U.K. holiday weekend. (AP Photo /Jo Kearney)
May 28, 2017 - 8:12 pm
LONDON (AP) — British Airways said many of its IT systems were back up and running Sunday, but some travelers will likely face cancellations and delays for a third straight day after a global computer failure grounded hundreds of flights. BA chief executive Alex Cruz said Sunday the airline was...
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Australian drug smuggler Schapelle Corby covered her head with a scarf gets on a car as she leaves the parole office in Bali, Indonesia, Saturday, May 27, 2017. Indonesia on Saturday deported Corby, whose trial and imprisonment on the tourist island of Bali mesmerized her homeland for more than a decade. She was arrested in 2004 after customs officers at Bali’s international airport found 4 kilograms (9 pounds) of marijuana inside her boogie board bag, sparking a media frenzy in Australia on par with America’s O.J. Simpson trial. (AP Photo/Firdia Lisnawati)
May 27, 2017 - 9:23 pm
SYDNEY (AP) — One of Australia's most notorious criminals has returned home more than 12 years after she was convicted of smuggling marijuana to Indonesia's tourist island of Bali. Schapelle Corby landed in the eastern Australian city of Brisbane on Sunday morning. Indonesian officials deported her...
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An airport utility truck is seen overturned after an Aeromexico flight clipped the truck, flipping it over, shortly after landing at Los Angeles International Airport Saturday, May 20, 2017. The Boeing 737 was taxiing to an arrival gate when it collided with the utility truck carrying multiple people who were injured, fire and airport officials said. No one was hurt on the flight from Mexico City. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
May 20, 2017 - 11:09 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eight people were injured Saturday after an Aeromexico passenger jet clipped a supply truck shortly after landing at Los Angeles International Airport, authorities said. The Boeing 737 was taxiing to an arrival gate and was crossing a service road when the plane's right wing tip...
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An airport utility truck is seen overturned after an Aeromexico flight clipped the truck, flipping it over, shortly after landing at Los Angeles International Airport Saturday, May 20, 2017. The Boeing 737 was taxiing to an arrival gate when it collided with the utility truck carrying multiple people who were injured, fire and airport officials said. No one was hurt on the flight from Mexico City. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
May 20, 2017 - 10:52 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a collision between a plane and airport utility truck in Los Angeles (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Police say an Aeromexico plane taxiing toward a gate at Los Angeles International Airport was crossing a service road when it struck a supply truck, causing the vehicle...
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A Chinese-made C919 passenger jet takes off on its first flight at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai, Friday, May 5, 2017. The first large Chinese-made passenger jetliner took off on its maiden test flight, a symbolic milestone in China's long-term goal to break into the Western-dominated aircraft market. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, Pool)
May 05, 2017 - 5:59 am
SHANGHAI (AP) — The first large Chinese-made passenger jetliner completed its maiden test flight on Friday, a milestone in China's long-term goal to break into the Western-dominated aircraft market. The takeoff of the C919 brought cheers and applause from hundreds of invited guests at Shanghai...
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A Chinese-made C919 passenger jet takes off on its first flight at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai, Friday, May 5, 2017. The first large Chinese-made passenger jetliner took off on its maiden test flight, a symbolic milestone in China's long-term goal to break into the Western-dominated aircraft market. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, Pool)
May 05, 2017 - 5:23 am
SHANGHAI (AP) — The first large Chinese-made passenger jetliner completed its maiden test flight on Friday, a milestone in China's long-term goal to break into the Western-dominated aircraft market. The takeoff of the C919 bought cheers and applause from hundreds of invited guests at Shanghai...
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