Logan Airport

By - 1/26/17 - 3:08 pm
Emirates Airbus A380 arrives at Logan Airport

Dan Santry watched a two-level Emirates A380 land at Logan around 2 p.m. Logan has seen a few landings of the planes - which require special two-level jetways - for tests or in emergencies before, but this is the first one to be scheduled to carry passengers here.

Travel New England watched it come in over the water: Read more.

By - 1/22/17 - 10:22 am

State Police report arresting Dennis Harrison, 25, of East Boston, on charges he pulled a fire alarm at the Airport Hilton around 3 a.m. - waking guests who included the players and staff of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Read more.

By - 1/19/17 - 6:09 pm

The Boston Business Journal reports Lyft and Massport have reached an agreement under which Lyft drivers who pass a state background check can be summoned to Logan. Uber is working on a similar agreement.

By - 1/13/17 - 9:07 am

The Globe reports that Boston Common fans worried about shadows from the proposed skyscraper have been joined by Massport, which is concerned the 775-foot tower could cause issues with Logan flights.

By - 1/2/17 - 10:34 am
Long Logan cab line

A disgruntled Aaron Rosenberg shows us a cab line at Logan at 12:45 this morning.

"Glad we banned uber...thanks," he writes. Logan has banned UberX and Uber Pool, unless the drivers register their cars as livery.

By - 11/28/16 - 6:15 pm

A Swampscott man faces two counts each of manslaughter and OUI motor-vehicle homicide for an August crash just outside Logan Airport, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Steven Birenbaum, 27, had bail set at $5,000 today at his arraignment in Suffolk Superior Court. Read more.

By - 11/22/16 - 5:10 pm
Sal DiMasi at Logan Airport

Sal DiMasi talked to reporters after getting off a plane at Logan Aiport this afternoon, following his early release from federal prison. Emily Rooney, who took the photo, was among the large group of reporters waiting for his arrival.

By - 11/6/16 - 10:23 am

Tamas K-L took in a landing at Logan yesterday.

By - 11/5/16 - 10:59 am

WBZ reports Terminal C's gate 34 will be named the David Ortiz gate.

By - 10/16/16 - 2:08 pm

Can you imagine the outrage if a Boston city councilor told his constituents to shut the hell up about jet noise from Logan?

By - 9/23/16 - 9:07 am
Morning on the Fore River

Robert O'Connor walked along the Fore River in Braintree this morning.

Around the same time, meanwhile, KK was leavin' on a jet plane: Read more.

By - 8/5/16 - 9:38 am

The East Boston Times reports Massport says it will build Piers Park II as part of its mitigation for expanding Terminal E.

By - 8/4/16 - 8:28 pm
Plane landing at Logan Airport at sunset over Boston Harbor

Photos of Boston watched a plane landing at Logan at sunset this evening.

Adam Castiglioni, meanwhile, watched the sunset from the top of the Pru. Read more.

By - 8/1/16 - 8:55 am

The Boston Business Journal reports state legislators reached accord late last night on a bill that would not bar ride-hailing services from the two locations but would add a 20-cent fee to every ride for a new state office to oversee the services and ensure riders go through background checks. Lawmakers rejected a bid by taxi operators to make ride-hailing drivers also get fingerprinted.

By - 7/14/16 - 6:30 pm
Airbus A380 lands at Boston's Logan Airport

Dan Santry watched an Air France A380 - the world's largest passenger plane - roll across the tarmac at Logan Airport this afternoon after it was diverted here due to bad weather in New York. They remain an unusual sight in Boston because Terminal E is still being fitted with the two-level jetways needed to quickly unload the two-level planes.

Lots of other planes were also stranded at Logan, as Jocelyn shows us (if you look carefully, that's the Air France tubby on the right - see it larger): Read more.

By - 6/27/16 - 12:37 pm

Here's how, although, yes, the author is that guy who brings his bike on the Blue Line at rush hour.

By - 5/10/16 - 2:57 pm
Fire drill at Logan Airport in Boston, involving actual fire

Every so often, Massport sets things on fire at Logan Airport so firefighters can practice putting them out. As John Gage shows us, today was one of those days.

By - 4/19/16 - 8:19 am
Rolled over garbage truck at Logan Airport

State Police report a nearly full garbage truck tipped over shortly after 5 a.m. on a Logan Airport service road, sending the driver to the hospital with minor injuries and shutting the road as crews worked to right the truck and clean up the mess.

The tipping happened between Terminal E and the Gulf station, State Police report.