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Lower-hassle screening to be tested at 35 airports

...flights.The airports include the three used by hijackers to launch the terror attacks in September 2001: Washington Dulles International Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey and Boston's Logan International Airport.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-02-09/lower-hassle-screening-be-
Travelers can see scars of Sept. 11 on Pentagon

...interest, the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's companion facility in Chantilly, Va., near Washington Dulles International Airport, has a small exhibit of artifacts devoted to Sept. 11, including photos and a fragment from the damaged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/29/liv_426797.shtml
Life & style
U.S. failed to appreciate Sept. 11 threat; panel recommends broad intelligence overhaul

...A surveillance video that surfaced Wednesday showed four hijackers passing through security gates at Washington Dulles International Airport shortly before boarding the plane they would crash into the Pentagon. In the video, they could be seen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/23/nat_423044.shtml
National
Business Briefs

...intention to break from United Express and form a new low-fare airline. Independence Air will be based at Washington Dulles International Airport and will create one of the country's largest low-fare hubs with more than 325 daily departures to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/26/bus_395503.shtml
Business
Smithsonian unveils restored Enola Gay

...The plane will be available for public viewing on Dec. 15, when the Udvar-Hazy Center opens near Washington Dulles International Airport. Museum officials avoided the controversy that grounded a 1995 exhibit, which discussed the effects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/24/liv_385872.shtml
Life & style
Related major developments in the year since the terrorist attacks

...8:21 a.m. - American Airlines Flight 77, Boeing 757 with 64 people on board, takes off from Washington Dulles International Airport for Los Angeles. 8:40 a.m. - Federal Aviation Administration notifies North American Aerospace...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/11/nat_351981.shtml
National
First-round NIT game postponed a day

...Montana State originally was scheduled to leave Bozeman, Mont., Thursday afternoon and arrive at Washington Dulles International Airport on Thursday night. However, snow in the Midwest prompted concern the Bobcats wouldn't make a connecting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/16/nca_339040.shtml
College basketball
Washington returns to work after Pentagon devastation; Powell promises retaliation

...passengers and crew aboard the plane, an American Airlines jet that had taken off moments earlier from Washington Dulles International Airport bound for Los Angeles. Lawmakers briefed by law enforcement officials late Tuesday said knives seemed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/12/nat_319217.shtml
National
Government probe focuses on bin Laden, intel intercept

...called her husband as the hijacking was occurring. She was aboard American Airlines Flight 77 that left Washington Dulles International Airport heading for Los Angeles but which eventually crashed into the Pentagon. Olson told her husband the attackers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/11/nat_318862.shtml
National
Meetings raise hope at airport

Bait is on the hook, and Augusta Regional Airport officials are just waiting to see whether the airlines will bite. Scouts from two major airlines visited Augusta during Masters Week to get a feel for the city and hear the sales pitch of those who want new air service to come to Augusta. The representatives - three from Continental Airlines and one from United Airlines - met with aviation commissioners and business and chambers of commerce leaders in a whirlwind tour of the region.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/15/met_312886.shtml
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