Airport towers get temporary reprieve

Shortly after announcing that 168 control tower facilities will be closed, the FAA gave them a reprieve, saying that the comments were “unauthorized.”

On Friday, the FAA arranged a second conference call, retracting without explanation the earlier call, according to Spencer Dickerson, head of the U.S. Control Tower Association.

3Floz inks deal to sell TSA-approved toiletries in airport kiosks

Soon you won’t have to go hunting for toiletries that meet the TSA requirements, thanks to 3Floz.

Appearing in 25 major airports starting in the third quarter of this year, travelers will now be able to get their fix of more than 50 different grooming, beauty and personal care items in sizes that meet the TSA carry-on requirement.

Asian-themed megaresort planned for old Stardust site

An Asian gaming group is planning to build an Asian-themed resort where the Stardust once stood.

Genting Group plans to build the 3,500-room Chinese-themed resort with a 175,000-square-foot casino. The company calls it the “first phase” of a property to be named Resort World Las Vegas.