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Air travelers are leaving plenty of change behind at the security lines.
Military troops will soon be allowed to avoid long security waits at McCarran Airport.
Officials say passenger traffic at the Las Vegas airport fell nearly four-percent compared to a year earlier, in part because February 2012 was a leap year.
Spirit Airlines is expanding its service between Las Vegas and the East Coast.
A pilot and passenger managed to escape when their twin-engine plane made a hard handing and caught fire at the North Las Vegas Airport.
Las Vegas’ airport is near the top of a dubious list.
There were 21,000 fewer passengers coming and going at McCarran Airport in July of this year compared to July last year. But the total number of passengers is up for the year to date.
Sen. Harry Reid has joined those in favor of changing the name of the Las Vegas airport.
A proposal to change the name of McCarran International Airport is on hold for now.
Passenger traffic rose at McCarran International Airport during May, but only slightly.