Linda Blachly

Group Air Transport News Editor

Washington, DC


Linda Blachly is a content producer and editor for Air Transport World and Aviation Week. She joined the company in July 2010 and is responsible for producing features for Air Transport World’s monthly magazine and engaging content for the She is based in the Washington DC office.

Linda received a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland.

Previous positions include Publisher & Editor-in-Chief, Trips & Getaways magazine; Editor, The Bowie Blade-News, published by Capital-Gazette Communications; and Managing Editor, The Prince George’s Sentinel. She has also worked as an editor for book publishers, Maryland Historical Press and BOMI Institute.

Linda lives in Gambrills, MD and enjoys family time with her three adult children and six grandchildren.



Interview: Lewis Allen, Portland Design

By Linda Blachly Nov 20, 2020
Linda Blackly, News Editor for Air Transport World, and Lewis Allen of Portland Design Director of Environments discuss the future of airport designs…
Expert Opinion

New Flight Procedures In Effect At Berlin Brandenburg Airport

By Linda Blachly Nov 04, 2020
German air navigation service provider DFS has put new flight procedures into operation with the opening of Berlin Brandenburg Airport’s (BER) new southern runway—its second one—on Nov. 4, ending a transition period that has lasted more than eight years.
Airports & Routes

Airport contactless technology is being fast-tracked

By Linda Blachly Oct 26, 2020
Innovative technology will move passengers quicker and with fewer touch points.
Airports & Routes