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2014-05-07 08:21:56

NEW YORK, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nowhere in the United States is renting a car more costly than in New York City according to a new survey from CheapCarRental.net. In coming up with the rankings, the survey compared 50 main destinations in the USA based on their car rental rates over the past 12 months. In New York City, travelers had to pay an average of $76 per day for the cheapest available rental car. That's significantly more than they had to shell out in the second-place...

2014-01-06 12:20:32

CINCINNATI, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Fast Park, an off-site airport parking company, opened its first Indiana facility near the Indianapolis International Airport on Friday, December 27. As part of the company's continued growth throughout the country, Fast Park strategically chose Indianapolis to open its 17th off-site airport parking facility. "Indianapolis is a thriving city," said Manuel Chavez III, chief operating officer. "Airport business continues to increase in...

2010-12-06 10:00:00

MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Middletown train station will move to a location that will improve the community's access to the successful Keystone Service and meet federal accessibility requirements, PennDOT Deputy Secretary for Local and Area Transportation Toby Fauver announced today. The decision was reached following extensive collaboration with local officials and community input. The announcement was made with local officials at the Middletown Borough...

2009-09-14 10:22:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Young artists across the state are invited to express their creativity through PennDOT's annual aviation art contest. "The History of Flight" is the theme for this year's contest, sponsored by the department's Bureau of Aviation. "What started as an experiment in flight has grown to a vital international industry that employs 288,000 Pennsylvanians," said PennDOT Secretary Allen D. Biehler, P.E. "This contest is a great opportunity for...

2008-10-05 21:00:11

By Art Marroquin The slumping economy and record-high fuel prices led to a 16 percent drop in air cargo deliveries at Los Angeles International Airport in August, compared to figures posted last year. The significant decline signals the possibility that retail outlets will sell fewer high-end gifts during the upcoming holiday season. "We expect things to improve as we close in on Christmas, but given the current state of the economy, we probably won't see the same freight levels that...

2008-09-30 12:00:32

To: STATE EDITORS Contact: Erin Waters of PennDOT, +1-717-783-8800 HARRISBURG, Pa.,Sept. 30/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PennDOT is reminding young artists that the deadline for this years aviation art contest, "A Day at the Airport," is Oct. 14 Entries will be judged in two divisions: first through third grades, and fourth and fifth grades. There will be 22 statewide winners, with one winner from each division selected from each of PennDOTs 11 district offices. Winners will receive a...

2008-09-29 03:00:23

By Bedell, Doug Harrisburg International Airport is becoming more international in its reach overseas. There are still only two direct daily flights from HIA to an international destination - Toronto, Canada. But there are international connections to larger airports. And on Oct. 2, Continental Airlines will launch service from the airport in Lower Swatara Township to its hub at Newark International Airport. That will open HIA to additional one-stop destinations in Asia, Europe and Latin...

2008-09-16 15:00:26

To: TRANSPORTATION EDITORS Contact: Erin Waters of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, +1-717-783-8800 HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Young artists across the state are invited to express their creativity through PennDOT's aviation art contest. "A Day at the Airport" is the theme for this year's contest, sponsored by the Bureau of Aviation. "We want students to recognize how important aviation is to Pennsylvania, and maybe even inspire a couple of them...

2008-09-05 21:00:15

Gov. Phil Bredesen will be keynote speaker for dedication of a $245 million Tennessee Air National Guard base, the largest Air National Guard project in history, at 11 a.m. Saturday. The base, new home of the 164th Airlift Wing (http:// www.tnmemp.ang.af.mil/) , covers 118 acres at Swinnea Road and Shelby Drive at the southeast corner of Memphis International Airport. Construction began in early 2005. The base and its supersize hangars accommodate the Airlift Wing's new mission flying the...


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