Travelers Notice Increased Security

EUGENE, Ore. — Runners flying back home across the country are experiencing a lot more airport security. Travelers who landed in Eugene Tuesday told KEZI 9 News that security in some airports was more attentive than usual. They say TSA agents seemed like they were on edge and there were long delays getting through security. … Continue reading »

Airport Busy with Spring Break Travelers

EUGENE, Ore. — This Friday was the last day of class before spring break for many local schools, but some people got a head start on traveling out of the Eugene Airport. It was also one of the busiest days of the year at the airport. And due to new flights offered at the airport, … Continue reading »

TSA Changes Weapon Policy

EUGENE, Ore. — The TSA announced starting next month it will allow previously banned small knives, baseball bats and even golf clubs aboard flights. The policy change is aimed at allowing the TSA to focus on larger safety threats. “No, I am not particularly scared of knives being allowed. I think the vast majority of … Continue reading »

Frontier Airlines to Arrive in Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Major changes will land at the Eugene Airport soon, a new airline is coming to town. Airport managers announced Monday morning that Frontier Airlines will begin servicing the Eugene Airport starting in May. The airline will provide non-stop flights to and from Denver, a big incentive for passengers looking to travel east. … Continue reading »

Five Travel Trends for 2013

(CNN) — As the holiday season wraps up, many are thinking about travel for 2013. USA Today is reporting the top five trends to look out for this year. Number one: Expect to pay more for your plane tickets. Or at the very best, don’t plan on getting any great deals. Number two: You’re going … Continue reading »

Post-Christmas Travel Steady at Airport

EUGENE, Ore. — Airport traffic died down a little, but passenger flow is still steady in Eugene as travelers go to and from Christmas destinations. The Eugene Airport was about as busy Wednesday as it was Christmas Eve, and luckily only a few delays flashed on the screens, keeping commuters in good spirits. Many were … Continue reading »

Holiday Travelers Welcomed at Airport

EUGENE, Ore. — On Christmas Eve at the airport, the depart is the easy part.  The hard part is all the possible scenarios between take-off and landing that could threaten happy holiday arrivals. “In San Francisco, his flight got cancelled so he had to spend the night,” said one traveler’s mom. “We actually flew to … Continue reading »

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