Air Transportation

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2013

    American Airlines, US Airways Merge; MIA Likely To Keep Status As An International Hub

    Just over a year after American Airlines declared bankruptcy -- costing 400 Miami employees their jobs and throwing Miami International Airport's future as a global hub into question -- the airline finalized an $11 billion merger with US Airways this morning.What's that mean for MIA? At least in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2011

    Ritz-Carlton South Beach Executive Chef Bernd Schmitt Focuses On Quality Ingredients

    Ritz Carlton​Executive chef Bernd Schmitt recently joined SoBe's Ritz-Carlton as the voice behind the hotel's entire culinary enterprise -- from in-room dining to the banquet program, to Bistro One LR, DiLido Beach Club, and the Lapidus Lounge.We sat down with Chef Schmitt to find out what his pla ... More >>

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    February 24, 2011
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    December 6, 2010

    Miami-Dade Cops Close To Adding War in Afghanistan-Style Drone To Arsenal

    via HoneywellMiami Dade cops hope to soon start flying this robotic drone called the T-Hawk.​In places such as Kabul, Gaza, and Baghdad, unmanned aerial vehicles hovering over homes, following suspects, and tracking enemies of the state are a daily reality. So where are the high-tech drones buzzin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2009

    Miami Lawsuit: Air Traffic Controllers Caused Plane Crash, Couple's Death

    GAB via Flicker CC​Just after midnight last November, Gordon and Barbara Taylor climbed into a privately-chartered, two-propeller airplane at Key West International Airport. Gordon, age 51, had a bad kidney and was on his way to surgery in Gainesville. So the small plane took off northbound in the ... More >>

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    August 27, 2009
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    June 26, 2009

    Carybé Murals Unveiled at MIA

    P. Scott CunninghamWhere's the rum, Miami?Last night, Miami International Aiport in cooperation with American Airlines and Miami-Dade County (and thanks to the efforts of the Odebrecht Corporation), unveiled two 50-foot long murals by acclaimed Brazilian artist Carybé.Despite the ceremony feeling l ... More >>

  • News

    July 6, 2006

    Ghost Repeater

    Ecstasy swoons on the radio, plus pimp documentation and flag desecration

  • Calendar

    August 11, 2005
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    August 4, 2005

    Forever Missing

    For more than two decades Donna Weaver has been trying to solve the mystery of her husband's disappearance, but the U.S. government insists it's a secret

  • News

    July 15, 2004

    Down in Flames

    Miami's business leaders vowed to yank MIA from the clutches of politicians, but the politicians yanked back

  • News

    May 30, 2002

    Ramp Rats' Revenge

    Checking luggage? Think long and hard before answering yes to that question at MIA

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    August 3, 2000

    The Wimp

    Gary Dellapa's retirement from MIA comes not a moment too soon

  • City Life

    May 11, 2000

    Best Magic City Icon

    Miami International Airport

  • News

    March 16, 2000

    Cuba Ordinance 101

    A New Times guide to busting the county's Cuba law

  • News

    December 24, 1998
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    November 13, 1997

    A Merciful Court of Public Opinion

    If you think being under federal indictment might have hurt Humberto Hernandez, you don't know the fine folks of District 3

  • News

    September 18, 1997
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    March 20, 1997
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    February 8, 1996
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    March 30, 1994

    Asbestos 101

    In which the professor and his wife share the secrets of low bids, high profits, and your money

  • News

    March 9, 1994

    Hugh Had to Be There

    He's inexperienced. He's hefty. He's the First Brother-in-Law. And he's coming soon to a ballot near you.

  • News

    December 1, 1993

    Toxic Runways

    Years of neglect have poisoned the land and contaminated the water under Miami International Airport. Investigators are just now beginning to grasp how bad it is. It's very bad.

  • News

    December 2, 1992