Tag Archives: Gainesville Regional Airport

Dr. Michael Avery or: How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Vultures

By on December 9th, 2013 | Last updated: December 9, 2013 at 8:13 am

One local researcher is an international expert in avian wildlife management and how birds like vultures impact human activity, and vice versa.

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How To Cut Travel Costs For 2013 Holidays

By on November 4th, 2013 | Last updated: November 6, 2013 at 5:06 pm

Travel professionals reveal which days are cheapest to fly and how to cut traveling costs.

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Gainesville Emergency Response Drill Brings Agencies, Students Together

By on October 24th, 2013 | Last updated: October 25, 2013 at 12:27 pm

Every three years, Gainesville Fire Rescue and other agencies come together to simulate an emergency rescue drill that incorporates Santa Fe College students.

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How the Gainesville Regional Airport Prepares for Plane Crashes

By on July 9th, 2013 | Last updated: September 6, 2013 at 4:35 pm

Although no major commercial airlines have crashed into Gainesville Regional Airport, there have been six fatalities in two accidents during the past decade — three in April 2006 and three in November 2008.

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Gainesville airport completes eco-friendly renovations

By on March 1st, 2013 | Last updated: March 7, 2013 at 4:22 pm

Gainesville held a ceremony Thursday celebrating the end of $1.3 million in renovations with many eco-friendly features.

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White House’s sequester plan would affect budgets of Alachua County programs

By on February 28th, 2013 | Last updated: February 28, 2013 at 4:27 pm

The White House’s newly released sequester, or governmental budget cuts plan, will affect Alachua County and Florida programs.

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Feb. 27, 2013: Morning News In 90

By on February 27th, 2013 | Last updated: March 15, 2013 at 10:42 am

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: pothole repair, airport renovation, women attacked, Iran nuclear program, Pope Benedict XVI.

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Effects of American Airlines, US Airways merger unclear for Gainesville airport

By on February 15th, 2013 | Last updated: February 15, 2013 at 10:11 pm

American Airlines and US Airways announced a $11 billion merger on Thursday, and Gainesville businesses as well as the airport are unsure as to what the effects on the local economy will be. American Airlines filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2011 and the merger still waits approval from the bankruptcy courts.

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Gainesville airport seeks public opinion about NYC flights

By and on February 6th, 2013 | Last updated: October 21, 2013 at 4:00 pm

The Gainesville Regional Airport is conducting a survey to garner support for a direct flight to New York City.

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Feb. 6, 2013: Morning News In 90

By on February 6th, 2013 | Last updated: February 7, 2013 at 11:12 am

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.

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