News bites: Flight swap

Your Veteran’s Day morning transportation speed-read:

Southwest Airlines is looking to pick up some landing rights at Washington, D.C.’s Ronald Reagan National Airport and New York’s LaGuardia Airport that may be forfeited by U.S. Airways and American Airlines if they are allowed to merge.

Dallas/Fort-Worth International Airport has been voted the easiest airport to navigate by frequent fliers.

Construction of a light rail extension to the Dallas airport is resulting in questions about parking.

A freight train carrying oil exploded in Alabama.