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Mesquite Metro Airport’s New $2.8-M Air Traffic Control Tower Operational

The City of Mesquite will celebrate the completion of its new, $2.8 million air traffic control tower on Monday.

12/14/2013

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City Of Southlake Looking To Reduce Aircraft Noise

DFW Airport is one of the busiest in the country. The increased air traffic has led to increased noise levels. CBS 11 News has learned the City of Southlake is joining a national organization that works to reduce aircraft noise.

CBSDFW.COM–12/03/2013

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Smooth Sailing For North Texas Thanksgiving Travel

By and large, DFW passengers were not impacted by the the weather problems that plagued the East Coast.

CBS 11–11/27/2013

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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

DFW TOLL

Technical Glitch Causes Big Delays For Some Airport Toll Users

Cars crowded the north exit plazas at DFW Airport Monday morning and afternoon. One honk, then another, and another echoed throughout the area. All the noise came from drivers feeling frustrated after being stuck at the airport.

CBS 11–10/21/2013

A shot of the control tower at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Noisy Planes To Stop Flying Over Southlake Soon

Southlake residents will soon enjoy some much needed noise relief form planes flying over their city.

10/18/2013

A Transportation Security Administration security officer looks at images created by a 'backscatter' scanner. (credit: Getty Images/Chip Somodevilla)

Cops: Gun Barrel City Man Brought Loaded Gun To NY Airport

A Gun Barrel City man has been arrested after being caught with a loaded revolver in his carry-on bag at New York’s LaGuardia Airport.

10/18/2013

Addison firefighters were standing by as the small Cessna plane made a belly landing at the airport. (credit: CBS 11)

Small Plane Makes Hard Landing At Addison Airport

A Cessna plane made a belly landing in Addison on Sunday. It happened just after 11 a.m. at the Addison Municipal Airport.

08/18/2013

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Texas, California, Florida Sites Get Customs Program

Six locations in Texas, California and Florida are going to be taking part in a pilot program designed to reduce the time people have to wait while entering the country by having the sponsoring organization help pay the costs of additional border officers.

08/02/2013

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More Air Passengers Showing Up With Guns

In the first six months of this year, Transportation Security Administration screeners found 894 guns on passengers or in their carry-on bags. That’s a 30 percent increase over the same period last year.

07/03/2013

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Small Plane Crashes; Two Dead

A man and a woman were killed when their small plane crashed, according to investigators less than a mile from the runway of a Texas Hill Country airport.

05/09/2013

(FILE) Single engine plane. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Plane Veers Off Runway At Meacham Airport

A small aircraft went off the runway shortly before 5 p.m. at Meacham International Airport Monday. The pilot (a student) of the single engine Piper Warrior wasn’t hurt.

05/06/2013

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