Augusta Regional Airport - Bush Field

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Query about D.C. flights just brings runaround

By | Saturday, March 1, 2014

Airport panel goes slowly on oversight change

Despite some support to end county oversight of Augusta Re­gional Airport, the airport's governing board rejected a resolution Thurs­day that would favor the proposal to cut down on red ...
By Meg Mirshak | Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014

Weather cancels flights

Nearly all commercial air flights arriving and departing Augusta Regional Airport have been canceled for the remainder of today because of inclement weather.
By Meg Mirshak | Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014

Man arrested at Augusta airport for gun in bag

An Aiken man was arrested at Augusta Regional Airport after security personnel found an unloaded handgun in his carry-on bag Thursday morning.
By Jenna Martin | Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014

Work begins to restore nonstop flight

When Augusta's direct flight to Washington's Reagan National Airport ends in a few months, travelers flying to the nation's capital need to continue starting their trips in Augusta, leaders said.
By Meg Mirshak | Friday, Jan. 17, 2014

Augusta losing D.C. flight

American Airlines Group announced Wednesday it’s ending nonstop service from Augusta Regional Airport to Washington’s Reagan National Airport.
By Meg Mirshak | Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014

Airport parking rates increase

Fliers departing Augusta Regional Airport will pay more per day to park their cars in long- and short-term parking lots.
By Meg Mirshak | Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013

Airport honored for safety

Augusta Regional Airport was one of five airports in the southeast to win the Airport Safety Mark of Distinction.
Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013

Former airport finance director sues city

The Richmond County Superior Court petition filed Nov. 26 seeks restitution and income that Tammy Strange contends she would have received but for the illegal conduct of the defendants.
By Sandy Hodson | Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013

Agreement reached to allow airline merger; local effects uncertain

In a settlement with the Justice Department, US Airways and American Airlines said flights from small and medium-sized cities, such as Augusta, into Washington, D.C.'s Reagan National Airport ...
By Tim Rausch | Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013

Private aircraft can book online for Masters Week

Private aircraft landing at four Augusta area airports during Masters Week 2014 will use a new online reservation system, the second change to the system in two years of the golf tournament.
By Meg Mirshak | Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013

Airport, city fire department at odds

A conflict in the Augusta-Richmond County consolidation charter has called into question fire jurisdiction at Augusta Regional Airport.
By Meg Mirshak | Thursday, Aug 29, 2013

Airport Regional to write new master plan

On the heels of years of massive expansion, airport officials and members of the Au­gus­ta Aviation Com­mis­sion have started working on ideas for the next steps of development.
By Meg Mirshak | Sunday, June 9, 2013

Leaders lobby to keep Augusta-to-Washington flight

Augusta's only nonstop flight faces an uncertain future as political and business leaders lobby for its continuation.
By Meg Mirshak | Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Advanced imaging machine removed from Augusta Regional

An advanced imaging technology machine was removed from Augusta Regional Airport.
Friday, May 31, 2013

Delta adding larger jet for Augusta-Atlanta flights

Delta Airlines added an Airbus A319 to service Augusta Regional Airport's daily flight to Atlanta for the summer months.
Friday, May 31, 2013

Masters airport revenue dips

Despite steep fee increases for private aircraft, Au­gusta Regional Airport's revenue decreased slightly during Masters Week from the year before.
By Meg Mirshak | Thursday, May 30, 2013

Lab shares tactics that reduce bird hazards to aircraft

A program that helped reduce bird strike hazards near Augusta Regional Airport could prove useful in other areas, according to a new scientific paper.
By Rob Pavey | Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Air ambulance company disputes tax bill

An air ambulance company whose plane was seized last week for unpaid taxes is protesting the tax bill and wants a refund.
By Steve Crawford | Friday, May 3, 2013

Airport parking rate increase rejected

Marketing director Diane Johnston said the higher rates will be proposed again after the airport's governing board rejected them as part of a larger package of parking recommendations.
By Meg Mirshak | Thursday, April 25, 2013
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