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Detroit Metropolitan Airport

Detroit Metropolitan Airport

Aerotropolis Effort Rebrands As ‘VantagePort,’ Hires CEO

Forget Aerotropolis. Instead, the effort to create a transportation, logistics and manufacturing hub around Detroit Metropolitan and Willow Run airports is being rebranded as VantagePort.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2013

Detroit Metro Airport . (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Metro Airport To Convert To LED Lighting In Parking Structures

Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) announced this week that it will replace all 6,050 lighting fixtures in both of its parking structures and increase the number of fixtures by 19 percent — yet still save 66 percent on its annual power bill, by switching to light-emitting diode (LED) lights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2013

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Expanded Michigan Flyer Service Gets Approval

Plans by a shuttle service that serves travelers at Detroit Metropolitan Airport to expand trips between East Lansing and Ann Arbor have been approved.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2013

Detroit Metro Airport . (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Metro Airport Picks Advanced Wireless Group To Expand Free Wi-Fi, DAS Service

Miami, Fla.-based Advanced Wireless Group LLC, which designs, integrates and operates large venue public wireless networks, has been selected by Wayne County Airport Authority, operator of Detroit Metropolitan Airport, to enhance the airport’s free wireless connectivity to travelers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2013

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Security Breach At Detroit Metro Airport

A 25-year-old man is in police custody after driving through a security checkpoint at Detroit Metro Airport.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2013

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Love Connection: Detroit Metro Airport Ranked #1 For Finding Romance

Can it be love at first flight? A niche dating website says Detroit Metropolitan Airport is the number one airport in the north to make a hot “love connection.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2013

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NC Jet To Detroit Aborts Takeoff For Possible Bird Strike

A Delta passenger jet headed to Detroit aborted a takeoff at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport because of a possible bird strike.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2013

Detroit Metro Airport . (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Delta Airlines Issues Winter Weather Waivers For Midwest Travelers

Delta Airlines, the largest carrier at Detroit Metropolitan Airport, says they will issue refunds or waivers for travelers whose flights are canceled or significantly delayed due to the winter weather hitting the Midwest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2013

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Several Flights From Detroit To East Coast Canceled Amid Winter Storm

Several flights from Detroit Metropolitan Airport to the eastern U.S. coast have been canceled or delayed due to what some are calling the biggest snow storm to ever hit the New England states.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2013

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Woman Strip-Searched After 9/11 Flight To File Lawsuit

An Ohio woman who claims she was illegally arrested, detained and strip-searched at Detroit Metro Airport on the tenth anniversary of September 11 is ready to file a lawsuit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2013

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