Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport

MSP, Minneapolis, St. Paul, International Airport

FAA Loosens Runway Restrictions At MSP Airport

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will loosen its runway restrictions at MSP International Airport Friday.

08/28/2015

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Noise Takes Center Stage At Meeting On Airport Expansion

What was intended to be an informational community meeting quickly turned into a passionate debate Thursday night.

08/27/2015

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MAC Approves New Retailers, Restaurants In MSP

The wait for new retails space is over for Minneapolis – St. Paul International Airport. The Metropolitan Airports Commission approved a set of new retail and restaurant offerings to go into Terminal 1, according to MPR.

08/18/2015

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Suspicious Bag Prompts Partial Evacuation Of MSP Airport

A suspicious bag that tested positive for explosive material prompted a partial evacuation of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport early Thursday morning, according to an airport official.

08/13/2015

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FAA Suspends Landings On 1 MSP Airport Runway

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has suspended landings at one of the runways at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.

08/12/2015

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Delta Flight Bound For MSP Turns Around Due To Mechanical Issues

Mechanical issues forced a Delta Airlines flight bound for Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport to turn around Friday morning.

08/08/2015

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FBI: Suspicious Packages Discovered At MSP

Packages believed to be suspicious were discovered at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Tuesday evening, according to the FBI.

08/05/2015

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New Restaurants, Shops Could Soon Be Coming To MSP

Passengers traveling through Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport could soon have new food and shopping choices.

08/05/2015

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Scene Cleared At MSP Terminal 1 After Evacuation

Part of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport’s Terminal 1 was evacuated Saturday afternoon after a suspicious bag was found by airport officials.

08/01/2015

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Soldier Meets His Baby Girl For The 1st Time At MSP

More than 40 soldiers from the 204th Medical Company of the National Guard are returning to Minnesota over the next few weeks, following a nine-month deployment in Sinai, Egypt.

07/23/2015

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All US United Continental Flights Temporarily Grounded

All United Continental flights in the U.S. are currently grounded due to computer problems. United said in a statement on Wednesday that it is working to resolve the problems, which are related to “network connectivity.”

07/08/2015

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Charlotte Flight Bound For MSP Grounded After ‘Undisclosed Security Threat’

A flight from Charlotte to Minneapolis had to return to the airport shortly after takeoff due to a security threat, according to CBS affiliate WBTV in Charlotte.

07/06/2015

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Crews Douse Small-Plane Fire At MSP

A single-engine plane fire was quickly extinguished Thursday afternoon at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. MSP officials say fire crews responded to a report of a fire at about 2:25 p.m. at Signature Flight Support.

06/25/2015

MSP Airport Terminal 2 Expansion

Despite Sun Country Uncertainty, $26 Million Expansion Coming To Terminal 2

The Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport’s smaller terminal is getting a lot bigger. The Metropolitan Airports Commission approved a $26 million plan Tuesday to add four new gates to Terminal 2 at the airport.

06/16/2015

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Delta Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Green Bay

A Delta Air Lines flight from Green Bay to Minneapolis had to make an emergency landing after an engine was damaged by an apparent bird strike shortly after takeoff. Airport director Tom Miller says the Airbus A319 with 78 people on board safely returned to Green Bay just before 8 a.m. Friday.

06/05/2015

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Minnesota’s 133rd Airlift Wing Practices Precision Cargo Drops

Few military units have seen more activations and deployments since 9/11 than Minnesota’s 133rd Airlift Wing — its 1,200 members are essential to moving supplies and soldiers to wherever they’re needed.

05/25/2015

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MSP Airport Expansion Delayed With Sun Country’s Future Up In The Air

Plans to expand Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport are on hold as the Metropolitan Airports Commission waits to see what happens with Sun County Airlines. The MAC voted Sunday to approve a one-month delay in expanding Terminal 2.

05/18/2015

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Airport Clears Police In Shooting Of Man Who Drove At Them

A Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport official says three officers have been cleared in the shooting of a man accused of trying to run them down with a car last month. Airport spokesman Patrick Hogan says an internal review and another investigation by the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office found the officers’ actions were justified.

05/12/2015

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Barway Collins’ Mother Arrives In Minneapolis For Funeral

Louise Karluah — the mother of Barway Collins — walked through Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Wednesday before heading to the north Minneapolis funeral home where her son’s body is being preserved. She was surrounded by compassionate strangers who’ve dedicated time and money to help her.

04/29/2015

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Man Shot By Police At MSP Airport Due In Court Wednesday

The man accused of hitting police officers with a vehicle before being shot at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport last weekend is due in court Wednesday.

04/29/2015

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Charges: Man Shot By Police At Airport After Hitting Officers With Car

A 36-year-old Maple Plain man is accused of hitting police officers with a vehicle before being shot by authorities at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport last weekend, according to the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office.

04/28/2015

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MSP Awarded $6M For Improvements

The Transportation Department has awarded the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport more than $6 million for infrastructure upgrades.

04/28/2015

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Suspect Injured Following Officer-Involved Shooting At MSP

One man was hospitalized Saturday night after an officer-involved shooting at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. After the shots were fired, police blocked off a portion of Terminal 1 for several hours to investigate.

04/26/2015

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4 Things To Know: Airport Shooting, Nepal Earthquake & Game 6

Here’s a look at the four things you need to know for April 26, 2015.

04/26/2015

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Sun Country Pilots Hold ‘Informational’ Picket

Pilots from other major airlines showed their support as pilots from Sun Country held informational picketing at Terminal 2 of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.

04/24/2015

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