News Listings for Asheville Regional

  • Allegiant to launch Asheville-St. Petersburg service

    News | 19 Mar 2013 18:14

    <p>Las Vegas-based low-cost carrier Allegiant Air will launch a non-stop service from Asheville Regional airport in North Carolina to St Petersburg-Clearwater...
  • Delta to link Asheville with New York

    News | 31 Mar 2009 21:14 | Megan Kuhn

    <p>Delta Air Lines will fly between North Carolina's Asheville Regional and New York LaGuardia airports from 4 June.</p><p>Delta Connection partner Comair will...
  • AirTran bolsters service from Orlando

    News | 26 Mar 2009 15:10 | Megan Kuhn

    <p>AirTran Airways will bolster service from Orlando International airport, adding flights to Knoxville, Tennessee; Asheville, North Carolina and Atlantic City,...
  • Pinnacle CRJ crew declares emergency after cockpit fire

    News | 27 Mar 2006 19:26

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:.5in'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>A Pinnacle Airlines Bombardier regional jet was damaged after a windshield deicer caught fire shortly after takeoff from <st1:City><st1:place>Asheville</st1:place></st1:City> airport in <st1:State><st1:place>North Carolina</st1:place></st1:State>.<u1:p></u1:p></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>In a preliminary report released today, the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) says the incident occurred on March 19 at <st1:time Hour="19" Minute="19">07:19</st1:time>. The aircraft landed without incident, and no injuries were reported among the 30 passengers and three crew.<u1:p></u1:p></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>A spokesman for the airline tells ATI the aircraft, N8783E, was back in service within 18h. He s
  • US DOT awards $62.9m for North Carolina airport upgrades

    News | 07 Mar 2005 20:54 | Kerry Reals

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:.5in'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Ten <st1:State><st1:place><st1:State><st1:place>North Carolina</st1:place></st1:State></st1:place></st1:State> airports will share $62.9 million in <st1:country-region><st1:place><st1:country-region><st1:place>US</st1:place></st1:country-region></st1:place></st1:country-region> federal funding for enhancements to safety and capacity.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>This includes a previously announced $8 million grant for Piedmont Triad airport to construct a new parallel runway, which now has an extra $3.1 million for the project.<o:p></o:p></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><st1:State><st1:place>North Carolina</st1:place></st1:State>’s funding also includes $1.67 million to restore <st1:place><st1:place>Pied