Tag: Baltimore–Washington International Airport

New art exhibit just opened at BWI

New art exhibit just opened at BWI

| May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

“ Cities of the World ” is the theme and title of the  Spring/Summer exhibit which opened on April 22nd sponsored by the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County. The juried group show featuring Anne Arundel County artists, will be on display at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport between concourses C & D through Augusts 19th. […]

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Southwest boosts service to several markets from BWI

Southwest boosts service to several markets from BWI

| May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Southwest Airlines announced today that it would add service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and several markets.  The additional flights, set for the August to November 2016 period, are now available for purchase by travelers.  “We continue working with Southwest and our other airline partners to add air service for our customers,” said Ricky […]

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Southwest Airlines boost summer flights from BWI

Southwest Airlines boost summer flights from BWI

| March 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Southwest Airlines has announced that it would add one daily roundtrip flight to a number of markets served from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. The additions will be part of a summer schedule update from the airline, starting June 5. From Sunday through Friday, Southwest will add BWI Marshall flights to: Denver, CO; Hartford, CT; Manchester, […]

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Southwest to offer non-stop service BWI to Sacramento in August

Southwest to offer non-stop service BWI to Sacramento in August

| March 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Southwest Airlines announced its August 2016 schedule update today, including a new transcontinental flight addition for Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI Marshall).  Starting August 7, Southwest will begin year-round, nonstop service between BWI Marshall and California’s Sacramento International Airport.  Sacramento is a new market for BWI Marshall.  “We are excited about this new flight […]

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BWI sets records in 2015

BWI sets records in 2015

| February 15, 2016 | 1 Comment

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan  announced that 23,823,532 commercial passengers flew through Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport in 2015, a new all-time annual record.  Passenger traffic for the year grew 6.8 percent over 2014.  BWI Marshall finished the year with six-straight monthly passenger records.  2015 was the first year in the history of BWI Marshall with […]

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Baltimore man fatally shot in Annapolis Newtowne 20 neighborhood

Baltimore man fatally shot in Annapolis Newtowne 20 neighborhood

| January 31, 2016 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, January 30th at 6:46 p.m. Officers from the Annapolis Police Department responded to the 700 block of Newtowne Drive for a report of a man who had been shot.  Upon arrival officers located Jordan Davis, 20, of Baltimore.  Davis had been shot in the neck. Davis was transported to Anne Arundel Medical Center […]

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Jill Porter named Assistant Director of Sales for CCMIT

Jill Porter named Assistant Director of Sales for CCMIT

| January 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute (CCMIT) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jill Porter as Assistant Director of Sales. She had previously been Manager of Sales for CCMIT. In her new role, Porter will support Brian Senft, Director of Sales, in the development and execution of CCMIT’s marketing strategy and in staff […]

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Low-cost Allegiant Air to fly to Asheville, Savannah, Lexington, and more from BWI

Low-cost Allegiant Air to fly to Asheville, Savannah, Lexington, and more from BWI

| January 16, 2016 | 1 Comment

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport announced that Allegiant Air will begin offering roundtrip service to six markets in 2016: Asheville, North Carolina; Cincinnati, Ohio; Knoxville, Tennessee; Lexington, Kentucky; Savannah, Georgia; and Tulsa, Oklahoma.  The service from Cincinnati and Savannah will be year-round starting on April 29.  The Allegiant flights from Asheville, Knoxville, Lexington, and Tulsa will […]

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BWI continues to set records for passengers

BWI continues to set records for passengers

| October 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

[do action=”fringe”/] One month after setting a new all-time monthly record for passenger traffic, Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport today reported that 2,194,399 passengers traveled through the Airport in August.  That figure, an increase of 5 percent over August 2014, was a new August record for passenger traffic at BWI Marshall.  “With this summer in […]

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Motorists be careful, Lifeline 100 cycle event happening on Sunday

Motorists be careful, Lifeline 100 cycle event happening on Sunday

| October 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

[do action=”fringe”/] The second annual Anne Arundel County Lifeline 100 Century Ride and Make Health Happen Community Health Fair will be held this Sunday October 18.   The event hosted by Anne Arundel County Police, Recreation & Parks and Bicycle Advocates for Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (“BikeAAA”) offers a great experience for cyclists of all […]

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New monthly record set for BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport

New monthly record set for BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport

| October 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan today announced that 2,364,872 passengers traveled through Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI Marshall) in July 2015.  Passenger traffic for July, which increased 9.1 percent over July 2014, was a new all-time record for any month at BWI Marshall. “New airline service and growing passenger traffic highlight BWI Marshall’s role as […]

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The Firkin & Flyer opens at BWI airport

The Firkin & Flyer opens at BWI airport

| September 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] A new, inviting dining option is now open for travelers at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.  The Firkin & Flyer offers a comfortable restaurant, bar, and lounge modeled after a traditional neighborhood British pub.  Located on the B/C Connector near Concourse C, the Firkin & Flyer includes a large, 3,700-square-foot dining area and […]

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BWI airport graduates 6 new fire recruits

BWI airport graduates 6 new fire recruits

| September 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] Six new firefighters for the Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport Fire and Rescue Department graduated earlier this month from the Anne Arundel County Fire Department Training Academy.  The graduates were honored during a ceremony at the Chesapeake Arts Center in Brooklyn Park, along with 59 recruits from the Anne Arundel County Fire Department.  “These […]

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22 million passengers pass through BWI

22 million passengers pass through BWI

| August 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport today announced that passenger traffic continues to climb with 22,761,893 passengers recorded in Fiscal Year 2015.  That figure, an increase of 2.4 percent over the previous fiscal year, represents an all-time fiscal year record for passenger traffic at BWI Marshall.   “BWI is a gateway to the world and a powerful […]

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Local artists honored at BWI Airport reception

Local artists honored at BWI Airport reception

| August 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County artists Christy Ball, Frances Borchardt, Ricky Chenoweth, Tara Clifford, Bianca da Silva, Sarah Jane Dunaway, Jim Earl, Sheila Guevin, Joan Howe, Barbara Ildefonso, Richard Isaacman, Lucretia Krick, Vicki Migues-Jordan, Richard Niewerth, Terry Peterson, Susan Picard, Jennifer Rolfsness, James Sayler, Marietta Schreiber,Anne Sieling, Michael Thorpe, Annette Uroskie, and Olin Yoder were recently honored […]

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“Reflections ” exhibit at BWI Airport features local artists

“Reflections ” exhibit at BWI Airport features local artists

| August 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The public is invited to the opening reception of the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County sponsored exhibit “Reflections,” on August 11th at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport between concourses C & D from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The juried group show features two dimensional work by Anne Arundel County artists includes thirty-eight pieces […]

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BWI wants to build full-service hotel in airport with direct terminal access

BWI wants to build full-service hotel in airport with direct terminal access

| June 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport is requesting proposals from qualified firms for the design, development, financing, construction, and operation of an airport hotel.  BWI Marshall is working to establish a convenient, full-service hotel that offers direct access to the Airport terminal.  “We want to provide a true on-airport, high-quality hotel for the benefit of our […]

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Weitzman president named YWCA TWIN Award recipient

Weitzman president named YWCA TWIN Award recipient

| June 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Margriet Mitchell, president of Weitzman Agency, was recently presented with the prestigious Tribute to Women and Industry (TWIN) Award from the YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County. For the past 30 years, the YWCA TWIN Award Program has honored women who exemplify excellence in executive-level positions, demonstrate outstanding leadership qualities, have top-level responsibility for […]

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JetBlue now flying daily from BWI to Orlando

JetBlue now flying daily from BWI to Orlando

| May 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

JetBlue Airways has announced that it would add roundtrip flights between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and Orlando, Florida.  The once-daily service is scheduled to start on November 12. “Our customers will benefit from this added JetBlue service,” said Paul J. Wiedefeld, Chief Executive Officer for BWI Marshall Airport.  “The airline is adding more options for […]

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Southwest Airlines begins service to Costa Rica from BWI

Southwest Airlines begins service to Costa Rica from BWI

| May 21, 2015 | 2 Comments

Southwest Airlines announced today that it plans to add international air service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and Liberia, Costa Rica.  The new weekly nonstop flights between the two markets would begin on November 7, 2015.  The service would be the second route offered by Southwest between BWI Marshall and Costa Rica.  “As Southwest […]

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WOW air adds low-cost flights from BWI to Iceland

WOW air adds low-cost flights from BWI to Iceland

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Maryland government, transportation, and business leaders this evening will welcome WOW air and the start of new international air service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and Iceland.  The low-fare Icelandic airline will launch service to Reykjavik on Friday night, with easy connections available to a number of European destinations.  “This new service is good […]

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Flights from BWI to Cuba to begin in September

Flights from BWI to Cuba to begin in September

| May 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

Island Travel & Tours, Ltd. announced that charter flights between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and Havana, Cuba will begin on September 30, 2015.  The charter service will be offered by Island Travel & Tours, along with its partner, Swift Air.  The flights are scheduled to operate twice per week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays. “We […]

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