Sea-Tac Airport

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Engine Fire On Flight Forces Emergency Landing At Sea-Tac

Passengers saw flames shoot from an airliner’s engine and the Delta flight with more than 260 people on board was forced to make an emergency landing at the Seattle airport before dawn Thursday.

CBS Seattle–07/16/2015

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Judge Dismisses Charges Against Sawant

A city judge has dismissed disorderly conduct charges against Seattle City Councilwoman Kshama Sawant and two other activists stemming from their arrest at a minimum wage protest last November.

CBS Seattle–05/01/2015

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Internet Connection Issue Delays 22 Alaska Airlines Flights

An Alaska Airlines spokeswoman says an Internet connectivity problem temporarily delayed 22 departing flights Thursday night.


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Record High Temperatures Across Western Washington

Monday was another day of record high January temperatures in Western Washington.

CBS Seattle–01/27/2015

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Southwest Workers To Protest At Sea-Tac Airport

Baggage handlers for Southwest Airlines are protesting the company’s slide in on-time performance.

CBS Seattle–12/16/2014

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Port of Seattle Defends Airport Wage Increases

In response to a lawsuit, the Port of Seattle says it has the authority under Washington law to increase the minimum wage for some workers at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

CBS Seattle–11/11/2014

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Chicago Problem Affecting Flights In Northwest

Sea-Tac Airport spokesman Perry Cooper says there’s no major impact overall Friday morning but travelers should check with airlines or the FlightAware website. He says there could be a domino effect on flights scheduled from Chicago.

CBS Seattle–09/26/2014

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Passengers Wearing Russell Wilson Jerseys Will Get Early Boarding On Alaska Air

The promotion starts Thursday as Seattle begins its NFL season at home against Green Bay and it will continue through the football season.

CBS Seattle–09/03/2014

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Suspect Deported From Sea-Tac Airport To Samoa

A man accused of child rape in Samoa has been deported after nearly a year in custody at the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma.

CBS Seattle–07/10/2014

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Plane Returns To Sea-Tac With Chanting Passenger

A man who was loudly chanting on an Alaska Airlines flight from Seattle to Hawaii made the other passengers uncomfortable and prompted the crew to return and drop him off with law enforcement at Sea-Tac Airport.

CBS Seattle–07/03/2014