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US Airways Fined For Stranding Some Wheelchair Passengers at PHL Airport

About 300 US Airways passengers complained that they were left unattended in the terminals for long periods of time or missed connecting flights when assistance was needed to get from one gate to another.

11/05/2013

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Government To Ease Way For Disabled Airline Passengers

US Airways was also fined $1.2 million for failing to provide adequate wheelchair access to passengers in Philadelphia and Charlotte, N.C.

11/04/2013

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Nutter Among Seven Mayors Asking For US Airways, American Airlines Merger To Go Through

Mayor Nutter and the mayors of Chicago, Dallas, Fort Worth, Miami, Charlotte and Phoenix have written to Attorney General Holder asking that the merger of US Airway and American be allowed to proceed.

10/24/2013

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Hundreds Of Airport Employees Pull Eagles Team Jet For Charity

Teams of 20 take turns pulling the 50-ton jet to raise money for the United Way of Philadelphia and New Jersey.

10/08/2013

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Bucks County Woman Sues US Airways Over Late Husband’s Missing Ashes

Angeline O’Grady’s late husband had a specific request for his wife before he lost his battle with cancer in 2011: he wanted to be back in their hometown of Hull, England.

09/19/2013

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Flight Carrying US Sen. Leahy To Vermont Diverted To Philadelphia

A commercial flight carrying U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy and 79 others to Vermont diverted to Philadelphia on Friday because of mechanical problems, authorities said. No injuries were reported.

08/02/2013

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Philadelphia International Airport Celebrates 10 Years Of Its International Terminal

Terminal A West, which serves as the gateway for international flights into and out of Philadelphia, opened for business 10 years ago.

05/29/2013

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Frenchman Pleads Guilty To Impersonating His Way Into US Air Cockpit at PHL

When 61-year-old Phillippe Jeannard boarded the plane, he wore a white Air France shirt and black leather jacket with epaulets on the shoulders. He had just arrived in Philadelphia from France on another flight.

05/08/2013

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Formal Charge In Alleged Philadelphia Pilot Impersonation

A French man has been formally charged with fraudulently gaining access to the cockpit of a plane at Philadelphia International Airport by impersonating an employee of another airline.

04/23/2013

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Phila. Man Gets 15 Months For Fake Report of Explosives Aboard US Air Jet

Kenneth Smith Jr. admitted he made the hoax call, the culmination of a feud involving a woman.

04/22/2013

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US Airways-American Merger Could Be A Big Deal For Philly Travelers

The chief of Philadelphia International Airport says the benefits to local flyers from the pending merger of US Airways and American airlines are huge including the potential of more international flights.

04/14/2013

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3 On Your Side: Virgin America Best Airline, United Worst

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan breaks down the numbers.

04/08/2013

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Police: Pilot Impersonator Found In Cockpit At Philadelphia International Airport

Authorities arrested a man they say impersonated a pilot aboard a flight out of Philadelphia International Airport.

03/22/2013

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3 On Your Side: What To Expect in American-US Airways Merger

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, this Valentine’s Day marriage may not be a sweetheart deal for travelers.

02/14/2013

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3 On Your Side: US Airways – American Airlines Merger

American Airlines and US Airways formally announced Thursday that they have agreed to merge in a deal worth $11 billion.

02/14/2013

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