McCarran International Airport

In this June 9, 2012 photo, visitors tour the new Terminal 3 at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. With the arrival of an overnight flight from London this week, Las Vegas will mark the opening of a $2.4 billion airport terminal that airport and airline industry officials call a key to helping the southern Nevada economy recover from the depths of the Great Recession. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

McCarran Opens New Terminal

Officials are marking today’s opening of a $2.4 billion terminal that’ll handle overseas and domestic flights at McCarran International Airport.

06/27/2012

(photo: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Expanded McCarran Airport Aiming To Tap More Traffic

Las Vegas is about to mark the opening of a $2.4 billion airport terminal that officials are hoping will help lift the southern Nevada economy from the depths of the Great Recession.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–06/24/2012

KXNT GENERIC

Allegiant Air To Increase Carry-On Fee

Starting today Allegiant Air will slap a $35 fee on you if you decide to stow your bag in the overhead compartment.

04/04/2012

(photo KXNT/Smith

New Thrill Possible For Las Vegas Strip

If you have seen the zip line at the Fremont Street Experience you know there is some fun to be had in downtown Las Vegas.

04/02/2012

mccarran-airport

Spirit Air Bolsters Las Vegas Presence

Spirit Airlines is opening its new crew and maintenance base at McCarrran International Airport today. The new base will be home to over 200 employees, including pilots, flight attendants and mechanics. In addition, Spirit is […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/07/2012

J3frontLogo

Nev. Guardsmen Drill On Vegas Strip For New Year’s

More than 100 members of the Nevada National Guard are spending New Year’s weekend in Las Vegas for a training exercise that will also add security for hundreds of thousands of tourists.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–12/31/2011

File photo of TSA. (Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mass. Woman Says TSA Confiscated Frosted Cupcake

A Massachusetts woman says an airport security officer in Las Vegas confiscated her frosted cupcake because he thought the icing on it could be a security risk.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–12/24/2011

Credit: Getty Images

Vegas Airport Reports Record Month For Taxi Trips

Officials say October was the busiest month ever for taxi business at McCarran International Airport inLas Vegas.

11/08/2011

McCarran Traffic 425

McCarran Passenger Traffic Up In January

Passenger traffic at McCarran International Airport went up last month.  Officials say more than three-point-one million people used the Las Vegas facility in January, a five-percent increase from January 2010.  It’s the largest monthly passenger […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/21/2011

McCarran traffic 385

New Screening Software Being Tested At McCarran

New screening software said to be less evasive is now being tested at McCarran International Airport.

CBS Las Vegas–02/02/2011

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,092 other followers