Transportation & Distribution

Aug 17, 2017

Feds to pay nearly $3M for upgrades at airports

Critical projects and delayed maintenance at two airports owned by the Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority are getting a boost thanks to $2.8 million in grants it will receive from the Federal Aviation Administration.

Aug 10, 2017

Airport names interim director; outgoing chief proud of his tenure

The outgoing top executive at Lehigh Valley International Airport said he is proud of his record here as he moves later this month to a role in metropolitan New York where he will help manage a larger airport system.

Aug 9, 2017

LVIA adds $5.2M transportation hub for buses, taxis and rental cars

Lehigh Valley International Airport just got more customer-friendly with the opening Tuesday of a $5.2 million ground transportation center.

Jul 17, 2017

For LVIA, it’s sunnier skies, at last

Things are finally taking off for Lehigh Valley International Airport.

Jun 26, 2017

The road is still long before self-driving trucks are OK’d

A truck rolls down the highway loaded with goods to be transported long-distance, and there is no one behind the wheel.

Jun 14, 2017

Penske acquires Old Dominion

Reading-based Penske Truck Leasing has acquired a Richmond, Va.-based truck leasing firm, Old Dominion Truck leasing. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Jun 9, 2017

Widening highways only worsens congestion, expert says

Adding extra lanes to highways to relieve congestion makes traffic worse.

Jun 7, 2017

Lehigh Valley to be featured in American Airlines in-flight magazine

The Lehigh Valley and the “economic renaissance” it is experiencing will be the subject of a supplement featured in next month’s issue of American Way, the American Airlines in-flight magazine.

Jun 7, 2017

More than $6M in state funding to help make Lehigh Valley airports more business friendly

The Lehigh Valley’s friendly skies will soon get a bit friendlier for corporate jets, thanks to state taxpayers.

May 22, 2017

Forks Township mulls best use of airport land

As Forks Township officials look to boost a struggling small airport, concerns also center on the best use of the land while mitigating traffic concerns.

May 8, 2017


On a recent balmy spring day, a crane operator sits high above a terminal in the Port of Philadelphia and methodically grabs a container off a cargo ship from Germany and lowers it to the ground.

May 3, 2017

Berks businesses brace for major bridge construction traffic delays

Businesses along the Penn Street corridor in Berks County are enjoying their last few days of unrestricted traffic.