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Southwest Flight From Dallas Makes Emergency Landing

Smoke in the cockpit forced a Southwest Airlines flight, which departed from Dallas Love Field Thursday morning, to make an emergency landing in Abilene, Texas.

10/31/2013

A venomous rattlesnake tastes the air. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Texas Man Gets Probation For Smuggling Snakes On Planes

A Texas man had snakes on the planes, but he won’t have time in a prison. The 63-year-old eco-tourism guide pleaded guilty in June to importing wildlife taken in violation of foreign law.

10/28/2013

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No Injuries In Fort Worth Airport Crash Landing

A small plane has crashed on its belly at Fort Worth’s Alliance Airport, but no injuries are reported.

10/22/2013

The American Airlines logo is seen on the tail of a jet. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Engine Trouble Prompts AA Flight To Land In Little Rock

Officials say no one was injured when an American Airlines flight en route from North Carolina to Dallas made an emergency landing in Little Rock because of engine trouble.

08/25/2013

Southwest plane with collapsed nose gear at LaGuardia (Photo courtesy of Matthew J Friedman and Frank Ferramosca)

LaGuardia Shut Down After Landing Plane’s Gear Collapses

NEW YORK (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Air traffic was shut down at LaGuardia Airport early Monday evening after a Southwest Airlines plane’s nose gear collapsed as the aircraft touched down on the runway. The Federal Aviation Administration said […]

07/22/2013

In this undated photo made available Monday, July 8, 2013, Ye Meng Yuan poses for photos with other classmates in the classroom in Jiangshan city in eastern China's Zhejiang province. (credit: AP Photo/CBS News)

Coroner: Asiana Victim Was Alive When Hit By Fire Truck

A Chinese student on board Asiana Flight 214 survived the crash-landing only to be killed accidentally on the runway by a fire truck racing to the wrecked plane, a coroner confirmed Friday.

07/19/2013

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Viral Video: Wedding Message From The Skies Of Afghanistan

A man was unable to attend his brother’s wedding after being deployed to Afghanistan, so he surprises the bride and groom with a heartfelt video from the skies of Afghanistan.

KRLD–04/10/2013

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Best Flying Adventures In DFW

DFW skies are teeming with rides and activities that range from romantically floating under the clouds in hot air balloons to bursting through them on a vintage dogfighting warcraft.

03/30/2013

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Indiana Plane Crash Sparks Concerns In North Texas

A plane crash into a neighborhood in Indiana has re-ignited concerns in North Texas that a similar incident could take place here.

03/18/2013

Southwest Airlines takes delivery of its first Boeing 737-800 at Dallas Love Field on March 19, 2012. (credit: Southwest Airlines)

FAA Orders Increased Inspections On Older 737’s For Cracks

The FAA has ordered new inspections on older model Boeing 737’s in order to detect tiny cracks that could lead to tears in the fuselage.

CBS 11–01/02/2013

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2 Fatalities Confirmed In North Texas Plane Crash

Emergency crews and investigators remain at the scene of a plane crash near the border of Kaufman and Ellis County. Video from Chopper 11 showed the limited burned out remains of what was a fixed-wing aircraft.

CBSDFW.COM–12/13/2012

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CBS 11 Investigates: How Dirty Is Your Plane?

Serratia Plymuthica. Brevundimonas diminuth. Enterobacter asburiae. Klebsiella. Do you know what these are? Well, you may have been sitting next to them on your last airplane flight?

CBS 11–11/19/2012

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