LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say an unspecified, false threat found on an American Airlines flight forced the plane to turn around at the Las Vegas airport so that passengers could be rescreened and the plane could be searched.
Jan Garrett, the program manager of the Pacific ADA Center, answers our questions about the Americans with Disabilities Act. What is a "service" animal? What's an "emotional support" animal? And, where are they allowed?
Two major projects at McCarran Airport have been shut down, partly due to a Capitol Hill fight over rural airport subsidies. Congress is debating whether to slash subsidies to airlines serving small airports like the one in Ely.