The current debate over creating a regional authority to oversee the Charlotte airport has made for frosty relations between city officials, who oppose the move, and Aviation Director Jerry Orr, who is for it.
But internal emails show things have been tense for some time. WFAE's Julie Rose has gone through some 400 pages of emails and documents related to the city manager's decision last year to put CMPD in charge of airport security. She spoke with Morning Edition Host Duncan McFadyen:
MCFADYEN: How was security (at the airport) being handled before that decision?