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National scores slightly above Dulles in passenger satisfaction

It was neck-and-neck, but Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport came out slightly ahead of Washington Dulles International Airport in a survey of passengers using the two facilities during the first six months of 2021. Reagan National rated 90 on a...

Downturn at Reagan National still far from over

A caboose may not be the best imagery in an airline story, but Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport continues to occupy that position when it comes to airport rebounds across the nation. According to new data, total flights scheduled by...

Lack of business travel still hurting Reagan National

With one analysis suggesting that the business-traveler sector of the U.S. aviation industry may not return in full until 2024, it could still be a long slog for Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to get back to its pre-pandemic...

Dulles Airport chief flying downstate for new job

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority is on the hunt for a new airport manager at Washington Dulles International Airport, after Mike Stewart on Aug. 2 announced plans to depart the organization after 14 years, including four in his current...

Airports Authority taps interim chair

William Sudow on July 21 was tapped as interim chair of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, pending election of a permanent chair in September. He succeeds Earl Adams Jr., who stepped down from the board to accept a position within...

Reagan National continues to see an incremental comeback

The number of scheduled outbound passenger flights departing Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in the third quarter of 2021 is expected to be down 35 percent from the same period in 2019 – among the biggest sustained downturns in...

Bounceback at Reagan National reaches milestone

As it battles back from the depths of the pandemic and resulting economic lockdowns, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport continues to make incremental progress. In June, the airport saw a passenger count down 46.5 percent from the same month in...

Allegiant Air bringing service to Dulles in late fall

One of the kings of low-cost airline travel is bringing its service to Washington Dulles International Airport. The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority announced June 29 that Allegiant Air this fall will begin service from Dulles to Jacksonville International Airport and...

Airports continue digging out of pandemic hole

The worst hopefully is in the rear-view mirror, but it was, to no one’s surprise, an ugly first quarter of the year at Northern Virginia’s two commercial airports. The 1.2 million passengers traveling through Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport from...

Reagan National still waiting for passenger rebound to arrive

Hurt by its reliance on business travel and on tourists who see no reason to come to the nation’s capital at the moment, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport continues to have among the slowest passenger rebounds in the country,...
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