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George Washington and Franco Harris statues return to Pittsburgh International Airport

Franco Harris and George Washington statues return to Pittsburgh International Airport. 


Photo Credit: (Pittsburgh International Airport)

John Blinn, News Editor

September 20, 2019

PITTSBURGH - After a six-month absence, President George Washington and former Pittsburgh Steeler Franco Harris have returned home to the Pittsburgh International Airport. The iconic statues of the two idols were removed in March to be refurbished at the Senator John Heinz History Center. And just ...

George Washington and Franco Harris statues at Pittsburgh International Airport under restoration

Photo Credit: (Pittsburgh International Airport)

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

March 25, 2019

PITTSBURGH — The nation's founding father and a famous Pittsburgh Steeler are currently missing from the Pittsburgh International Airport. Statues of first president George Washington and former Pittsburgh Steeler Franco Harris have briefly been removed from the Pittsburgh International Airport...