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Memorial Day weekend travel safety during COVID-19 pandemic

Memorial Day weekend is here and to the delight of some, Governor Andy Beshear has lifted some travel restrictions.

Kentucky airports to receive more than $77 million in response to COVID-19

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will give $77,229,257 to 55 Kentucky airports to help them survive during the coronavirus health emergency. 

Horse-trailer, plane collide at airport

Driver of truck injured when wing crashes into cab.

Small plane with flat tire delays commercial flights at Blue Grass airport

Blue Grass Airport said Sunday flights in and out were delayed because a small plane got a flat tire on the runway.

Airline industry hiring fair Tuesday at Blue Grass Airport

United Ground Express, a subsidiary of United Airlines, Inc., is seeking friendly, dependable, and all-around part-time Customer Service Agents at the Blue Grass Airport.

Abandoned baby raccoons found at Blue Grass Airport rescued

The center says the two, named Howard Hughes and Rupert, needed treatment when they arrived.

Blue Grass Airport receives $11 mil grant for taxiway improvements

BGA: Grant will fund the completion of the final phrase of their taxiway safety enhancement program.

Parking expansion underway at Blue Grass Airport

All parking areas are expected to be completed by spring 2020.

Computer outages cause delays at Blue Grass Airport

Aviation officials say several airlines were dealing with computer outages involving a vendor that services multiple carriers with data used in flight planning.

Police put on standby for emergency landing at airport

Lexington Police say they were put on standby after a plane made an emergency landing at the Blue Grass Airport Monday afternoon.
Bluegrass Airport Delay

Flight cancellations impacting travel at Blue Grass Airport

Weather to blame for flight cancellations at Blue Grass Airport

UPDATE: Private plane crashes in Calumet Farm field, no serious injuries

Lexington Police say engine failure forced a small private plane to crash in a field at Calumet Farm near Blue Grass Airport in Lexington Saturday afternoon.

Donations pour in for government workers

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Scott Lanter needs more space. Thursday, Lanter started stocking shelved at Blue Grass Airport for government workers. He asked for...

Food pantry set up for furloughed Blue Grass Airport employees

Scott Lanter, the director of Public Safety and Operations at the Blue Grass Airport, set up a community food pantry at the airport.

Blue Grass Airport sets new passenger record in 2018

A record number of passengers traveled through Lexington's Blue Grass Airport in 2018.

Winter weather delays post-Thanksgiving travel

The winter weather has caused a lot of headaches for people trying to get home after this holiday weekend.

Blue Grass Airport and United Airlines now offering non-stop service to Washington D.C.

United Airlines has announced that it will add non-stop service between Blue Grass Airport (LEX) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).

Blue Grass Airport receives more than $1M from U.S. Department of Transportation

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced Thursday the Federal Aviation Administration has awarded $1.7 million in supplemental funding to Blue Grass Airport.

Blue Grass Airport opens new facility for general aviation community

Blue Grass Airport is excited to announce the grand opening of a new facility for general (private) aviation aircraft owners.
Flight makes emergency landing in Tennessee; smoke reported

Flight makes emergency landing at Blue Grass airport

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - A flight had to make an emergency landing at the Blue Grass airport Saturday. The flight was supposed to land in...

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