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Bird Strike Forces Emergency Plane Landing At DFW Airport

An American Airlines flight returned to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport for an emergency landing after its crew reported the jet hit a flock of birds on takeoff.

CBSDFW.COM–02/28/2014

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I-Team: DFW Airport Refunded $648K In Parking Overcharges

It was supposed to make entering and exiting Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport faster and more convenient. But five months after going online, the airport’s $56 million parking system is still experiencing problems

CBS 11–02/13/2014

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Airline Passengers Left Stranded At DFW Airport

It’s a picture perfect day to fly out of Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. The sun is out and the sky is blue, but not everyone has been able to get on a plane and head to their destination.

CBS 11–02/13/2014

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DFW Adds Passport Kiosks To Clear Customs Faster

Border officials say 30 new passport kiosks at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport will reduce waits for travelers returning from foreign trips.

02/10/2014

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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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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

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Parts Didn’t Breach Failed Spirit Airline Engine’s Casing

The outer casing of an engine that failed aboard a Spirit Airlines plane earlier this week wasn’t breached by parts from inside the engine, contrary to initial reports provided to the NTSB, the board said Thursday.

10/17/2013

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Official: Engine Failure Forced Spirit Plane Emergency Landing At DFW

An engine on an Spirit Airlines jet where passengers said they heard an explosion and saw flames sustained an especially serious type of failure, a National Transportation Safety Board official said Wednesday.

CBS 11–10/16/2013

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Smoke In Cabin Forces Spirit Plane To Return To DFW

CBS 11 News has learned about what passengers call an “emergency situation” on a Spirit Airlines flight initially headed from North Texas to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Georgia.

CBSDFW.COM–10/15/2013

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8 TSA Workers, 1 Pilot Arrested In Parking-Pass Scandal At DFW Airport

An airline employee and eight workers for the federal airport security-screening agency have been arrested on charges related to the theft and resale of parking passes at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.

09/06/2013

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Plane Safety The Driving Factor At DFW Fire Training Center

This weekend Dallas Fort Worth International Airport will remember a dark day in its history. Delta Flight 1141 crashed 25 years ago Saturday. The Boeing 727 was taking off when it bounced three times, then hit the ground.

CBS 11–08/30/2013

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Remembering Delta Flight 1141 Crash At DFW Airport

It’s been 25 years since Delta flight 1141, a Boeing 727, crashed at DFW Airport. Some of those who lived through it talked with KRLD NewsRAdio 1080.

KRLD–08/30/2013

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