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Athletes pull together for Special Olympics at Dulles Airport

Saturday marked the annual Dulles Day celebration of the airport, and the centerpiece of the festivities was the 21st annual Plane Pull.

Saturday - 09/14/2013, 11:06pm EDT

Tags: Kathy Stewart, plane pull, Dulles Airport

Two caught with weapons at Dulles Airport

Two men were detected with weapons as they tried to board planes leaving Dulles Airport on Thursday - one of them rather unusual.

Monday - 08/12/2013, 01:09pm EDT

Tags: Dulles Airport, weapons, gun, sword

Local kids get taste of airline travel

Forty kids from the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Washington spent Tuesday evening at Dulles International Airport getting a taste of what it's like to get ready to fly in a Qatar Airways 777.

Monday - 03/04/2013, 02:48pm EST

Tags: Bob Madigan, Man About Town, Qatar Airways, Dulles Airport, boys and girls club


2 United planes clip wings at Dulles gate

United Airlines says two airplanes clipped wings at a gate at Dulles International Airport.

Thursday - 01/24/2013, 05:11pm EST

Tags: Dulles Airport, air travel, travel safety, united airlines

Dulles airport travelers at higher risk of secondhand smoke

Dulles International is one of five major airports with designated smoking areas. A study released Tuesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found air pollution is five times higher in airports with inside smoking areas compared to those that are smoke- free.

Wednesday - 11/21/2012, 08:57am EST

Tags: Dulles Airport, smoking, travel, CDC, Andrew Mollenbeck


Traveling in the D.C. area may be smoother this Thanksgiving

There are some good signs for travelers in our area, who will be heading out-of-town this week for Thanksgiving.

Friday - 11/16/2012, 02:38pm EST

Tags: BWI Marshall Airport, express lanes, Dulles Airport, Reagan National Airport, max smith

Special Olympic athletes pull 82-ton plane

A team of Special Olympic athletes pulled an 82-ton FedEx Airbus cargo plane at Dulles International Airport on Saturday.

Saturday - 09/22/2012, 07:07pm EDT

Tags: special olympics, Dulles Airport

Dulles officials find cocaine in honey and cream jars

Cocaine stashed inside double-lined plastic honey and cream jars and allegedly destined for Maryland addresses was discovered by Customs and Border Protection officers at Washington Dulles International Airport on Saturday.

Tuesday - 09/18/2012, 03:39pm EDT

Tags: cocaine, Dulles Airport

Sept. 11 tribute ride roars through Mid-Atlantic

Hundreds of motorcycles will ride through the region Saturday morning in memory of those who died in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

Saturday - 08/18/2012, 08:13am EDT

Tags: Dulles Toll Road, motorcade, traffic, Dulles Airport

Audit faults contracting, expenses on MWAA board

A federal audit of the board that oversees Dulles and Reagan airports is questioning the board's policies for awarding contracts and reimbursing travel expenses.

Tuesday - 05/15/2012, 03:16pm EDT

Tags: Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, Metrorail, Dulles Airport, Frank Wolf

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