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A US Airways tail rest on the tarmac near two American Airlines planes. (credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

Another Step Toward End Of US Airways

American Airlines is marking a merger milestone, and US Airways is one step closer toward extinction. The FAA has granted the two airlines the authority to operate as one carrier.

04/08/2015

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Fried Circuit Board Causes Communication Headache At DFW Airport

A circuit board burned out on the wrong computer at DFW International Airport today, causing the communications system to drop out.

04/03/2015

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4 Injured In Grayson County Plane Crash

Four people were injured in a plane crash in Grayson County.

03/29/2015

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Two Injured In Small Plane Crash Near Stephenville

A small plane crashed early Friday morning just north of Stephenville, near Highway 67.

03/27/2015

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Southwest Can Use Jets That Missed Inspection

Federal officials have agreed to let Southwest Airlines keep flying planes that missed an inspection of a backup rudder system if the planes are checked in the next five days.

02/25/2015

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Flower Mound Man Remembered After Dying In Plane Crash

Friends of a pilot who died in a plane crash say there was no nicer man in the Denton County aviation community.

02/05/2015

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Twin-Engine Plane Crashes In Denton County

Federal investigators are trying to determine what went wrong when a plane crashed in Denton County on Wednesday night, killing the pilot.

CBSDFW.COM–02/04/2015

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AA Mechanics Sue Over Pressure To Commit Fraud

A union local representing American Airlines mechanics has filed a suit asking a judge to stop intimidation by management in an effort to delay needed repairs on aircraft.

CBS 11–01/23/2015

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FAA Grants Permits For Agriculture, Real Estate Drones

The FAA issued permits to use drones to monitor crops and photograph properties for sale, marking the first time permission has been granted to companies involved in agriculture and real estate.

01/07/2015

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Congress Likely To Make Key Decisions On Drones

The Obama administration is on the verge of proposing long-awaited rules for commercial drone operations in U.S. skies, but key decisions on how much access to grant drones are likely to come from Congress.

12/29/2014

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FAA Releases Instructional Video For Flying Drones

Is a drone on your Christmas list? If so, the FAA wants you to watch this video before you take flight.

CBS 11–12/23/2014

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Southwest Airlines Sued Over Maintenance Issues

The federal government is suing Southwest Airlines Co. after failing to reach a settlement with the carrier over allegations that repairs to dozens of planes didn’t meet safety standards.

11/04/2014

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