Southwest flight's nose gear collapses, shuts down La Guardia

Southwest flight's nose gear collapses, shuts down La Guardia

NEW YORK, July 22 (UPI) -- The nose gear on a Southwest Airlines flight from Nashville collapsed at New York's La Guardia airport Monday, shutting down incoming traffic.

FAA may suspend NWA pilots' licenses

WASHINGTON, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration says it may discipline two Northwest Airlines pilots who were unreachable while overshooting their destination.
FAA reassigns manager in Southwest matter

FAA reassigns manager in Southwest matter

WASHINGTON, April 8 (UPI) -- The Federal Aviation Administration says it reassigned a regional manager in the wake of charges of ignored violations and cover-ups in the U.S. agency.

Southwest Airlines to challenge FAA fine

DALLAS, March 7 (UPI) -- Southwest Airlines Co. said it would challenge a $10.2 million fine levied for flying aircraft that had not been inspected for structural problems.

Fatigue added to flight safety concerns

WASHINGTON, Nov. 9 (UPI) -- The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board added fatigue to its list of imperative transportation safety concerns.

Antique planes diverted by Bush visit

HAGERSTOWN, Md., Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Four antique planes headed for a Maryland event were escorted from a temporary no-fly zone caused by U.S. President George Bush's visit to a memorial service.

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'The Simpsons' invade fashion magazine

NEW YORK, July 17 (UPI) -- Harper's Bazaar has recruited the cartoon family "The Simpsons" to model in an animated Paris fashion portfolio appearing in the New York-based magazine.

Close calls at Memphis airport

MEMPHIS, April 13 (UPI) -- A series of close calls at Memphis International Airport has reportedly sparked an internal battle within the Federal Aviation Administration.

Jet skids off runway amid ice, wind

CLEVELAND, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- A passenger jet at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport slid off a runway and plowed through a fence while landing in icy conditions.

Near-miss at Los Angeles airport

LOS ANGELES, July 29 (UPI) -- An America West flight strayed into a runway at Los Angeles International Airport and was nearly hit by a United Express plane taking off, officials say.

FAA considers new restricted air rule

WASHINGTON, July 6 (UPI) -- The Federal Aviation Administration was considering a rule requiring pilots to pass an Internet training course before flying near restricted airspace.

Watercooler Stories

Clarinet holds musician's ashes ... N.Y. kitty remains homeless in reality show ... Misguided tourists killing Budapest fawns ... FAA says sheriff needs permit to fly drone ... Watercooler stories from UPI.
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FAA says sheriff needs permit to fly drone

LOS ANGELES, June 22 (UPI) -- Federal regulators say the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department should have sought takeoff clearance before showing off a new drone for the press.

Chicago plane crash sparks landing study

WASHINGTON, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- U.S. regulators and aircraft manufacturers are concerned with a lack of standards in determining when it is safe to land an airplane in bad weather.
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