Allegiant Airlines officials say a plane having engine problems turned around and returned to Las Vegas.
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas is back to the drawing board after officials say the location where they wanted to build a new stadium is too close to the busy McCarran International Airport.
Slightly more passengers arrived and departed from McCarran International Airport this January compared with a year earlier.
Las Vegas’ airport had one of the worst rates for flight delays and cancellations last month.
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 in Las Vegas say McCarran International Airport handled more passengers in September than a year earlier.
Officials say McCarran International Airport handled more passengers in May than a year earlier.
Commercial airline flights moved smoothly throughout most of the country on Sunday, but experts say the first real test is Monday when traffic increases amid furloughs of air traffic controllers resulting from government spending cuts.
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.