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7:11 am
Thu May 14, 2015

Port Columbus Airfares Increasing

The U.S. Department of Transportation says the average airfare at Port Columbus was over 411 dollars in the fourth quarter, a 4.1 percent increase from the same period a year ago.

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7:15 am
Thu April 30, 2015

Plans In Works For Second Terminal At Port Columbus

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Renovations to the terminal at Port Columbus are wrapping up as officials plan for a major expansion project. 

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7:25 am
Thu February 26, 2015

JET Task Force Releases Recommendations

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Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman's economic development task force has released a report with proposals aimed at making Port Columbus a centerpiece of future regional growth. 

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7:27 am
Thu January 29, 2015

Port Columbus Passenger Traffic Increases

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More people flew out of Port Columbus last year. 

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7:02 am
Thu January 15, 2015

Man Shot At Port Columbus May Have Been Trying To Hijack A Plane

Hashim Hanif Ibn Abdul-Rasheed
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Columbus police say the officers who shot and killed a knife-wielding attacker at Port Columbus last week may have stopped a hijacking.

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8:14 am
Fri January 9, 2015

Man Shot By Police At Port Columbus Had A History Of Problems

Hashim Hanif Ibn Abdul-Rasheed
Credit dailymail.co.uk

Records show police responded frequently to disturbances in the past year at the local apartment complex of the man shot by officers at Port Columbus Wednesday after he lunged at an officer with a knife.

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10:08 am
Thu January 8, 2015

Columbus Police Release Name Of Man Killed By Officers At Port Columbus

Columbus police have identified the knife-wielding man shot and killed by airport police at Port Columbus yesterday as 41-year-old Hashim Hanif Ibn Abdul-Rasheed.

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8:08 pm
Wed January 7, 2015

UPDATE: Police Say Airport Shooting Victim Attacked Officer

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Columbus police have yet to release the identity of the knife-wielding local man shot and killed by two officers at Port Columbus Wednesday afternoon.

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6:28 am
Fri September 26, 2014

14 Guns Confiscated At Port Columbus So Far This Year

Transportation Security Administration officials at Port Columbus say they found a loaded handgun in a passenger's carry-on luggage yesterday.

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7:30 am
Thu September 25, 2014

United To Lay Off Workers At Port Columbus

United Airlines says it will lay off 100 workers at Port Columbus on October 1st.

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8:23 am
Tue November 19, 2013

Bomb Threat Found On Plane At Port Columbus

A threatening note found in the restroom of an at Port Columbus led to the evacuation of the plane yesterday.

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6:47 am
Thu September 19, 2013

Phase One Of Port Columbus Rennovation Completed

Travelers will see a new look at Port Columbus.

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6:38 am
Fri August 30, 2013

July Port Columbus Traffic Declines

Columbus Regional Airport Authority officials report a decline in passenger traffic last month at Port Columbus.

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7:16 am
Thu August 22, 2013

Port Columbus Opens New Runway Today

Port Columbus officials will open a new south runway today.

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7:02 am
Fri May 31, 2013

Port Columbus Passenger Traffic Declines

Passenger traffic at Port Columbus fell by 1.6 percent in April, the eighth consecutive monthly decline.

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7:51 am
Fri March 22, 2013

Judge Selects Bidder For Two Local Hotels

A Franklin County judge has ruled Dallas-based Capital Partners may purchase the Hampton Inn and Hilton Garden Inn hotels near Port Columbus for nearly 17 million dollars.

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7:31 am
Thu February 28, 2013

Full-body Scanners Leaving Port Columbus

The Transportation Security Administration says full-body scanners will be removed from Port Columbus by the end of March.

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12:28 pm
Fri February 15, 2013

Airline Merger To Have Little Local Impact

Officials at Port Columbus say the merger of US Airways and American Airlines will have little impact on airport operations.

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8:04 am
Fri January 4, 2013

First Round Of Port Columbus Terminal Work Completed

Port Columbus has completed the first round of terminal renovations.

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7:05 am
Fri December 28, 2012

Suspects Found Incompetent For Trial

A homeless man charged with stabbing a Columbus State Community College professor and a homeless woman charged with causing a bomb scare at Port Columbus have each been found mentally incompetent to stand trial.

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