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Guns detected at Pennsylvania airport checkpoints slightly increased in 2018

Guns detected at Pennsylvania airport checkpoints slightly increased in 2018

Marlisa Miller, Contributor

February 18, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - More guns were found at TSA checkpoints than ever before. In total, 4,239 firearms were discovered in carry-on bags at checkpoints across the country last year, averaging about 11.6 firearms per day. This was approximately a 7 percent increase nationally in firearm discoveries from...

Pittsburgh International Airport saw monumental growth in 2018

Pittsburgh International Airport saw monumental growth in 2018

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

January 23, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- During 2018, the Pittsburgh International Airport saw its busiest year for the first time in more than a decade, with passenger traffic up nearly 4 percent. According to a press release from the Allegheny County Airport Authority, Pittsburgh received up to 9.66 million passengers, which...

Officials break ground on ‘Pittsburgh Airport Innovation Campus’

Officials break ground on ‘Pittsburgh Airport Innovation Campus’

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 6, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- Local officials broke ground Thursday on one of Pennsylvania's newest development sites, which plans to bring hundreds of new jobs and help fuel the regional economy. Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development Dennis Davin joined Allegheny County Executive...

Pittsburgh International Airport continues passenger traffic growth

Pittsburgh International Airport continues passenger traffic growth

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

October 26, 2018


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh International Airport continues to increase passenger traffic for the 29th consecutive month. This past September has been the busiest since 2005, said the airport in a statement to media. Citing continued growth in seats and new nonstop flights, the airport reported traffic...