Alert at Grand Forks Airport Ends Safely as Small Plane Lands with Engine Shutdown

GRAND FORKS AIRPORT, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Breaking news from the Grand Forks Airport! An alert was called at 11:09 a.m. and has now been canceled at 11:22 a.m. The alert was in response to a small two-engine plane, identified as a UND (University of North Dakota) plane, that had to shut down one of its… Continue reading Alert at Grand Forks Airport Ends Safely as Small Plane Lands with Engine Shutdown

Record Number of Travelers at Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Recent statistics reveal a significant surge in air travel from Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport (MSP). In 2023, airport officials report an impressive 11% increase in the number of air travelers, with a total of 34.7 million passengers passing through MSP. This marks a notable rise from the 31.2 million recorded… Continue reading Record Number of Travelers at Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport

Passenger Intercepted Trying to Bring Loaded Gun onto Plane at Fargo’s Hector International Airport

FARGO, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) reported a significant security incident at Hector International Airport in Fargo on Thursday when officers prevented a passenger from attempting to bring a loaded handgun onto a plane. This marks the second firearm detected at the Fargo airport checkpoint this year, with a total of three… Continue reading Passenger Intercepted Trying to Bring Loaded Gun onto Plane at Fargo’s Hector International Airport

Tragic Incident at Salt Lake City Airport: Man Dies in Aircraft Engine

Salt Lake City (trfnews.i234.me) – In a shocking and tragic incident at Salt Lake City International Airport, a 30-year-old man lost his life after gaining unauthorized access to the airport’s deicing pad and crawling into an aircraft engine. The ordeal began at 9:52 a.m. on Monday when airport authorities were alerted to a disturbance caused… Continue reading Tragic Incident at Salt Lake City Airport: Man Dies in Aircraft Engine

Man arrested for stealing airplane from North Las Vegas airport, flying to California

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (trfnews.i234.me) – In an unusual turn of events, authorities in Nevada have apprehended a man after he allegedly stole an airplane from the North Las Vegas airport and flew it to the Barstow area in California. The incident, which occurred on December 30, involved a 2020 Kitfox fixed-wing single-engine aircraft. The suspect,… Continue reading Man arrested for stealing airplane from North Las Vegas airport, flying to California

Grand Forks Welcomes Home Veterans from Honor Flight

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In an emotional homecoming, more than 100 veterans from the Grand Forks area returned on Tuesday night from their Honor Flight trip to Washington, D.C. This event marks a significant occasion, as these veterans, who have served in various conflicts, were flown to the nation’s capital to visit memorials dedicated… Continue reading Grand Forks Welcomes Home Veterans from Honor Flight

Man Charged After Illegally Entering Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Runway

Man Charged After Illegally Entering Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Runway

MINNEAPOLIS (trfnews.i234.me) – A 25-year-old Minneapolis resident faces multiple charges after unlawfully entering the premises of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and running across active runways on December 21. According to official charges filed, the individual was traveling on the Light Rail when he disembarked at the Fort Snelling stop. From there, he navigated through adjacent brick… Continue reading Man Charged After Illegally Entering Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Runway

French Authorities Investigate Alleged Human Trafficking Involving 300 Indian Citizens at Vatry Airport

French Authorities Investigate Alleged Human Trafficking Involving 300 Indian Citizens at Vatry Airport

Vatry, France (trfnews.i234.me) – A high-stakes investigation is underway at Vatry Airport in Champagne country, where approximately 300 Indian citizens, including children and families, have been held for a third consecutive day following a tip suggesting potential human trafficking activities. Key Developments: Passenger Details: The group, which includes a 21-month-old toddler and multiple unaccompanied minors,… Continue reading French Authorities Investigate Alleged Human Trafficking Involving 300 Indian Citizens at Vatry Airport

Significant Ketamine Seizure at Detroit Metropolitan Airport

Significant Ketamine Seizure at Detroit Metropolitan Airport

ROMULUS, Mich. (trfnews.i234.me) – U.S. Customs and Border Protection revealed on Wednesday that officers at Detroit Metropolitan Airport intercepted a substantial amount of ketamine concealed in a traveler’s luggage. The individual, a UK citizen arriving from France on December 13, was subjected to a thorough secondary inspection. Upon examination of the traveler’s two large suitcases,… Continue reading Significant Ketamine Seizure at Detroit Metropolitan Airport

Airport Workers Arrested for Theft in Tenerife

MADRID, Spain (trfnews.i234.me) – Fourteen workers at Tenerife South Airport, a major tourist hub in Spain’s Canary Islands, have been arrested for allegedly stealing items from checked-in luggage. The arrests came after an investigation prompted by a surge in passenger complaints about missing items from their luggage. The stolen items, estimated to be worth almost… Continue reading Airport Workers Arrested for Theft in Tenerife