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1 hr ago | The Honolulu Advertiser
A helicopter made a hard landing at the Honolulu International Airport at about 3:25 p.m. Friday, a state Department of Transportation official said.
8 hrs ago | KLAS-TV Las Vegas
A single-engine plane is down at Jean Airport. The plane is sitting between the runway and the terminal building.
A departure flight board displays various canceled and delayed flights in Ben Gurion International airport a day after the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration imposed a 24-hour restriction on flights in Tel Aviv, Israel on July 23, 2014.
A man accused of repeatedly posing as a helicopter pilot and flying at least once for Channel 3 pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court to aggravated identity theft.
The order issued Thursday night follows the downing two weeks ago of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 by a missile as it flew over rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine.
The Federal Aviation Administration is restricting U.S. airlines from flying at or below 30,000 feet over Iraq because of what it calls "the potentially hazardous situation created by the armed conflict" there.
Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen tells Al.com the plane departed the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport in Panama City and was bound for the Dickson Municipal Airport in Tennessee.
The National Safety Transportation Board and Federal Aviation Administration have launched their investigation into a small plane that crashed at a parking lot in Kearny Mesa on July 30, 2014.
The Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority today awarded four new contracts totaling $796,330, according to a Harrisburg International Airport news release.
The return of supersonic passenger travel may be coming closer to reality thanks to NASA's efforts to define a new standard for low sonic booms.
On July 15, 2014, the Federal Aviation Administration published its latest National Policy Notice concerning drones, titled "Education, Compliance, and Enforcement of Unauthorized Unmanned Aircraft Systems Operators."
Proposed FAA rules would define model aircraft too narrowly and commercial drones too broadly, The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation protests in comments filed with the agency .
A married pair of former Federal Aviation Administration employees from Washington was sentenced this week for their role in a tax fraud scheme.
"This country is the birthplace of the motion picture, TV and aviation industries, and U.S. has a significant technological advantage a This advantage, however, may be short-lived," the organizations warned.
Passengers aboard a US Airways Express plane had to be evacuated at Sky Harbor Airport after a report of smoke in a bathroom.
Seattle officials are looking for new ways to push for drone regulation to be enforced by the Federal Aviation Administration after a small drone buzzed the Space Needle last week.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 08:15 pm
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