Logan Airport

By - 1/5/19 - 1:41 pm

State Police report arresting Nicholas Franco of Newton, whom they say got out of his car and attacked the driver of a cab behind him, at Jeffries Street and Transportation Way around 9:10 a.m. on Friday. Read more.

By - 12/17/18 - 11:10 am
A lot of pot

Lot of pot. Photo by State Police.

State Police report arresting three Californians they say each arrived at Logan Airport with 50 pounds of pot in their luggage on Saturday. Read more.

By - 12/3/18 - 12:18 pm

A federal judge today dismissed a lawsuit by a Missouri bank robber nearing the end of his sentence at a Massachusetts facility that demanded Gov. Baker ensure Logan Airport has at least 500 cots - and a commensurate number of portable toilets - on hand for possible weather-related delays this winter. Read more.

By - 11/16/18 - 8:42 am

WBZ reports passengers on planes that made it into Logan last night then had to just sit on them for up to two hours.

By - 9/18/18 - 7:14 pm
Sunset from Logan Airport

Bob captured the sunset over downtown from Logan Airport this evening.

By - 8/26/18 - 3:09 pm

In 1925, Boston Commonwealth Airport (it had not yet been named after Gen. Edward Lawrence Logan) consisted of four hangars and one runway - which was enough for the biplanes that still used it - as shown in these photos taken by Fairchild Aerial Survey of New York. Read more.

By - 7/27/18 - 7:00 pm

The Boston Public Health Commission reports anybody who might have visited the Tasty Burger on Boylston Street between 7 and 11 p.m. on July 19 or Terminal B at Logan Airport between 8:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m on July 20 should check themselves for possible measles symptoms. Read more.

By - 7/27/18 - 11:25 am
Big planes waiting for small plane at Logan

Tamas K-L watched a Logan taxiway last night, when a series of big beefy jets, including a British Airways 747, had to wait their turn to take off behind a Cape Air Cessna.

By - 7/13/18 - 6:59 pm

A Boston health inspector this week shut a Boston Beer Works outlet in Logan Airport's Terminal C after a water heater there broke, leaving workers without a proper way to wash their hands. Read more.

By - 7/8/18 - 10:24 pm
Hornzy Twigs

Last night, Erica Fletcher of Roslindale reported from Logan Airport: Read more.

By - 7/5/18 - 10:43 pm

CNN posted this video of Angelica Gonzalez-Garcia, a Guatemalan national, being reunited with her 8-year-old daughter at Logan this afternoon, 55 days after they were separated by immigration officials in Arizona - who let Gonzalez-Garcia fly to Massachusetts, where she is now staying in Framingham, but sent her daughter in Harlingen, Texas. Read more.

By - 6/21/18 - 6:18 pm
John MacDonald's remains at Logan Airport

An honor guard at Logan Airport today welcomed home John MacDonald, a Somerville native and Allston resident, who, as a Marine, died on Nov. 20, 1943, during the first day of a battle to take the Pacific island of Tarawa. Read more.

By - 5/29/18 - 11:15 pm
Plane in front of a full moon

In Revere, Mike Cohea watched a plane heading into Logan - in front of tonight's full moon.

By - 5/23/18 - 11:05 am

Was the name change from Boston Airport made also made on May 20, 1956, when the statue of General Edward Lawrence Logan was dedicated?

Again, thanks to all of you whose answers to my questions have contributed to the authenticity of the background for this story. We're still on track for a June release and I can honestly report that this novel has been the most fun to write of any so far. I laughed out loud several times but also sank into a pretty dark place in a couple other scenes, based on some first-hand knowledge of others' experiences in the area.

By - 4/4/18 - 4:30 pm

A Naragansett, RI man who got off a Delta flight last night left Logan in handcuffs after, State Police say, he sprayed a trooper with some sort of liquid, then tried to beat him up. Read more.

By - 3/30/18 - 11:41 am

A Pennsylvania woman acknowledged yesterday she tried smuggling cocaine and heroin into the US via Logan Airport - almost a pound in her underwear and another pound of heroin and cocaine in pellets she had swallowed. Read more.

By - 3/26/18 - 10:17 am
Lots of gun magazines for sale at Logan Airport

Craig Fitzgerald forwards this photo of a rack at a Hudson News stand at Logan Airport with 17 gun magazines for sale:

If I said the word "gun" in the security line at @BostonLogan I'd be strip-searched by the @TSA yet I can buy 17 gun porn titles at @Hudson_News.

By - 3/14/18 - 11:26 pm

Liam and a friend, both Alaskan natives and so a bit familiar with snow, were trekking through the South Boston waterfront as the storm wound down last night and wound up at Fan Pier, where they got to see a plane taking off from Logan just as a band of clouds was moving out.

By - 12/31/17 - 4:33 pm

Somebody in the South End has been filing 311 complaints about airplanes. Somebody in South Boston who faithfully scans 311 complaints files a complaint about the airplane complaints:

By the way you can't stop planes flying over Boston anyway so get a life people and move on.