Officials say between February 2010 and July 2011, Mickens, a former US Airways baggage claim handler at PHL, used his airport access card to smuggle hundreds of thousands of dollars in drug proceeds through the airport.
Just before the holiday weekend, Philadelphia International Airport has announced the weather is having an effect on its schedule.
A Lufthansa flight from Philadelphia to Germany made an unexpected landing back at Philadelphia International Airport Sunday.
Pilots turned the plane around an hour after takeoff so police could take the man into custody.
Officials from Philadelphia, the Airport and Delaware County came together to announce a tentative agreement to go forward with a multi-billion dollar plan to expand Philadelphia International Airport.
Four passengers and two crew members were injured Sunday afternoon when a flight out of Philadelphia encountered severe turbulence.
Heavy snowfall is causing major delays and disruptions around the region.
Another winter blast blanketed the region Saturday with a modest covering of snow, but it still caused some problems for area residents.
Officials at Philadelphia International Airport say the FAA has issued a ground delay of up to two hours for arriving flights due to snow.
The bitter cold temperatures and left over snow are making a mess of mass transit this morning.
The seizure was made on Monday at the UPS express consignment facility near Philadelphia International Airport.
“Please allow ample time for check-in & screening (2 hrs) as lines are longer due to weather conditions that are still impacting flights,” PHL posted around 11:45 a.m.
Heavy rains and gusting winds have caused delays at Philadelphia International Airport.
At Philadelphia International Airport Tuesday night, there were plenty of happy holiday reunions.
For the second time in less than a month, U.S. Customs officers have seized more than 100 pounds of khat near Philadelphia Airport.