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"This is the aviation department," says Joe Smith as he packs up wooden airplanes at the Sunshine Club, a charity-driven woodworking group at the Ahwatukee Recreation Center, on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013.
A report conducted by Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business indicates the combined direct and indirect impacts from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport brought in more than $1 billion to the regional economy in fiscal year 2013. That’s 79 percent more than what was reported in the last study, three years ago.
The government is putting its foot down on rising airfares and fees by attempting to block the latest airline merger — but for fliers, it’s already too late.
Education advocate and founding chairman of the Helios Education Foundation, Vince Roig, has been named the 2013 Afterschool Champion by the Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE).
In celebration of the release of Disney’s animated feature film “Planes,” Gilbert family fun center FlipSide is hosting an aviation extravaganza.
What if you’re headed home for a funeral or some medical emergency? Last-minute airfare can cost you a lot of money.
In front of the newly wrapped solid waste truck bearing the new logo. L to R: Edward "Trey" Basha (Bashas' CEO), Phoenix Public Works acting director John Trujillo, Councilman Daniel Valenzuela, Vice Mayor Bill Gates, Mayor Greg Stanton, Aviation director Danny Murphy.
New York -- U.S. airlines collected more than $6 billion in baggage and reservation change fees from passengers last year — the highest amount since the fees became common five years ago.
After the high-profile shooting of Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry in 2010, Scott Rollefstad felt he had to do something to help keep other agents safe.
Five artists and artist teams have created six new works of public art for the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport’s PHX SkyTrain stations and connector bridges. The large-scale works include terrazzo floors, glass murals and a sculptural ceiling installation.
The public got its first opportunity Monday to travel on an automated inter-terminal train at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton and Aviation Director Danny Murphy announced that the PHX Sky Train will open to the public April 8 at noon.
Here’s a unique opportunity for those without remote control toys: Head out to the 1/8 Air Force model airplane club event and fly someone else’s.
Charles William Roloff, 97, of Phoenix passed away on March 6. He was born May 10, 1915, in Brooklyn, N.Y. He was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Renee B. Roloff, on Nov. 17, 2004.
Police in Arizona remain free to use drones -- assuming they have them -- to spy on people.
Herb Zinn will be speaking at the 17th Annual Greater Southwest Aviation Maintenance Technician Symposium at the Williams Campus this week.
You may soon spot something other than hawks and vultures in the sky near the Superstition Mountains.
Aviation Area Manager Tom Cotharin gathers his things after landing the AIR EVAC helicopter during the 13th annual Transportation Day at Horizon Presbyterian Church and God's Garden Preschool on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013.
OK, the big question for most of us — employees excepted — is how will the merger between US Airways and American Airlines affect the price of a ticket?
Chandler-Gilbert Community College invites the community to enjoy an evening of indulgence at the Third Annual Champagne, Chocolate & All That Jazz event this Friday, Feb. 8.
Dedicated to helping students learn, longtime Ahwatukee Foothills resident and Arizona State University professor Dr. Mary Niemczyk hopes the release of her second book will gain the attention of students Valleywide.
The Mountain Pointe-Desert Vista boys basketball game will be played at US Airways Arena on Jan. 31.
Phoenix’s award-winning Sister Cities program is looking to expand and create more economic opportunities for the city.
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport’s Deborah Ostreicher, deputy aviation director for public relations, is the recipient of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce’s 2012 ATHENA Public Sector Award. The ATHENA Awards recognize women in the public and private sectors for their professional accomplishments, strong commitment to the community, and mentorship of women.
Deborah Ostreicher, Deputy Aviation Director for Public Relations